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Proposed Navajo Nation Alcohol Tax legislation returns to Budget & Finance Committee

NAVAJO NATION COUNCIL DEBATING LEGISLATION 0084-15: AN ACTION RELATING TO HEALTH, EDUCATIN AND HUMAN SERVICES, RESOURCES AND DEVELOPMENT, BUDET AND FINANCE, LAW AND ORDER, NAABIK’IYATI’ AND NAVAJO NATIN COUNCIL; AMENDING NAVAJO NATIN CODE TITLE 24 BY ENACTING THE ALCOHOL TAX. SPONSOR, DELEGATE EDMUND YAZZIE This legislation would generate about $60,000 for police to use to […]

Naabiki’yati Committee debating law degrees for one Navajo Supreme Court justice

NABIKIYATI COMMITTEE IS NOW ON LEGISLATION 0031-15: AN ACT RELATING TO LAW AND ORDER, NAABIK’IYATI AND NAVAJO NATION COUNCIL, AMENDING NAVAJO NATION CODE TITLE 7 BY REQUIRING NAVAJO NATION SUPREME COURT JUSTICES TO HOLD A JURIS DOCTOR DEGREE. NAABI DEBATING PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO REQUIRE ONLY ONE OF THREE SUPREME COURT JUSTICES TO HAVE LAW DEGREE. […]

Renovate 80-year old Navajo Council chambers, or build new one

HERE AT NAVAJO COUNCIL NAABIKIYATI COMMITTEE AT COUNCIL CHAMBERS IN WINDOW ROCK, ARIZ. NAABI IS NOW ON REPORT 2 – FACILITY REPORT ON THE NAVAJO NATION CHAMBERS BY SPEAKER LORENZO BATES. SPEAKER LORENZO BATES Speaker’s office tried to work w design and engineering and got more complicated to get actual vendor to look at and […]

Naabikiyati Committee accepts internal audit of legislative services office

HERE AT NAVAJO COUNCIL NAABIKIYATI COMMITTEE AT COUNCIL CHAMBERS IN WINDOW ROCK, ARIZ. REPORT – NAVAJO NATION OFFICE OF LEGISLATIVE SERVICES INTERNAL AUDIT BY REDW AUDITING FIRM AND ELIZABETH BEGAY, NAVAJO NATION AUDIT GENERAL REDW AUDITOR CAROL COCHRAN all staff asked for training on specific requirements on OLS. weekly all staff mtg wud b helpful […]

Navajo Council Naabik’iyati Committee approves designation of Bear’s Ears as National Conservation Area/National Monument & Cove School construction

The Naabik’iyati Committee is now on Legislation 0076-15: An Action relating to the Resources and Development Committee and the Nabik’íyáti’ Committee; Supporting the Utah Diné Bikyah Conservation Proposal for the Federal Designation of Bear’s Ears National Conservation Area/National Monument in San Juan County, Utah, to Protect Native Rights and Interests on Federal Lands for Future […]

Naabik’iyati Committee supports state funding for Navajo Supreme Court building

Navajo Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee is now on Legislation 0069-15: An Act relating to Law and Order, Naabik’íyáti’ and Navajo Nation Council; Supporting Arizona H.B. 2185, “An Acting Making An Appropriation To The Department of Economic Security” Sponsor: Hon. Otto Tso Co-Sponsors: Hon. Kee Allen Begay, Hon. Jonathan Perry, Hon. Raymond Smith, Jr. 0069-15 is for […]

Nominations to Eastern Navajo Land Commission members head to Navajo Council

Still here at Navajo Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee but planning to attend Navajo Government Development Commission & Office Listening Session on Navajo Government Reform at the Fort Defiance Chapter, Fort Defiance, Ariz., which begins at 1 p.m. It is now 11:40 p.m. and for some reason, Naabi is stuck on an amendment to Legislation 0067-15: An […]

Navajo Council’s top committee unanimously supports Dine’ Uranium Remediation Advisory Commission; Supports full financial restitution from all political candidates

Here at Navajo Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee which is meeting in the Council chambers in Window Rock, Ariz. Naabi – without debate – voted 14 in favor, 0 opposed on its first Legislation 0015-15: An Action relating to Law and Order, Resources and Development and Naabik’íyáti’ Committees and the Navajo Nation Council; Amending 2 N.N.C. § […]

Legislation to create Dine’ Uranium Remediation Advisory Commission goes before Navajo Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee on March 12 & Council on March 13

Greetings Relatives/Frens/Humans, Tomorrow, March 12, will be a busy day. The Navajo Nation Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee is meeting at the Navajo Council chambers in Window Rock, Ariz., starting at 10 a.m. and the Navajo Nation Government Development Commission and Office is having a Listening Session on Navajo Nation Government Reform at the Fort Defiance, Ariz., […]

Navajo Council Naabi now on legislation for Council to select speaker on Jan. 26

Navajo Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee votes 20 in favor, 0 opposed on Legislation 0017-15 Relating To Naabik’iyati’ Committee And Navajo Nation Council; Recommending Changes In The Arizona Liquor Law Statutes To The Arizona State Legislature. Naabi now on Legislation 0005-15 An Action Relating To NAABIK’ IYATI’ And The Navajo Nation Council; Confirming _____________________As Speaker Of The […]