Navajo Council Budget Committee begins 2022 Budget Hearings: Health Division up first, 8.20.21

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans: The Navajo Council Budget & Finance Committee began its annual budget hearings for the Navajo Nation government 2022 operating budget. The Hearings are scheduled from Aug. 20 to Aug. 25, 2021. I posted the Budget Hearing agendas for the B&F. I’ll be posting the proposed budget legislation going before the B&F from Aug. […]

Navajo Council Budget committee meets on 2021 budgets, 9 am, 8.24 – 28.20

PROPOSED AGENDAOF THE BUDGET AND FINANCE COMMITTEE OF THE NAVAJO NATION COUNCILAugust 26, 2020, August 27, 2020 (prior to NABI meeting @ 10am), August 28, 2020Oversight Budget Hearing8 AM each dayVia Teleconference:TELECONFERENCE CALL NUMBER: (928)223-3955Presiding: Jamie Henio, ChairpersonRaymond Smith, Jr., Vice ChairpersonPlace: Via Teleconference, Window Rock, Navajo Nation (AZ.)Members Present:_ Elmer P. Begay _ Jamie […]

Decentralization Report

Here at joint meeting of Budget and Finance Committee and Resources and DEvelopment Committee where Joint Committee Chairperson LoRenzo Bates called for Report on Decentralization. Bates recalls that the Council appropriated $2 million for the Decentralization Project. NAVAJO NATION DIVISION OF COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT DIRECTOR LEONARD CHEE Directive to DCD in July 2013 and formed Decentralization […]

Joint Committees lose quorum but continue with Reports

Here at joint meeting of Budget & Finance Committee and Resources & Development Committee. The Committees have been debating a REPORT by Delegate Witherspoon RDC CHAIRPERSON KATHERINE BENALLY I asked NDOT if they support. NDOT told me it was not their legislation. NDOT DIRECTOR PAULSON CHACO This is not our legislation and we commented on […]