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Bill for $200,000 for Navajo Uranium Workers Office on Naabik’iyati Jan. 17 agenda

LEGISLATION 0435-17: An Action Relating to Health, Education and Human Services, Budget and Finance, Naabik’íyáti’ and Navajo Nation Council; Approving Supplemental Funding from the Unreserved, Undesignated Fund Balance in the Amount of Two Hundred Thousand Dollars ($200,000.00) to the Navajo Nation Office of Navajo Uranium Workers to Make Repairs to the Existing Modular, which is […]

Navajo Nation legislation to keep NGS operating

LEGISLATION 0006-17: An Action Relating to Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Supporting Communications with the Unions to Maintain the Operation of Navajo Generating Station Beyond 2019, which is sponsored by Navajo Council Delegates Nathaniel Brown and Steven Begay is on the proposed Jan. 17 AGENDA of the Navajo Nation Council Naabik’iyati Committee. I wrote this story for the […]

Naabik’iyati Committee July 13 agenda includes Grand Canyon Escalade legislation

The Grand Canyon Escalade legislation has been on the agenda of the Navajo Nation Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee proposed agenda several times but each time, the sponsor of the controversial bill would ask that it be removed because the Escalade developers were unavailable. But recently, Navajo Nation Council Resources and Development Committee Vice Chairperson and Council […]

Escalade Project on Naabik’iyati Committee July 6 agenda

The Navajo Nation Council’s Naabik’iyati’ Committee is meeting Thursday, July 6, 2017, at 1 pm at the Department of Dine’ Education auditorium. The PROPOSED AGENDA OF THE NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE includes legislation on the Grand Canyon Escalade Project, which is LEGISLATION 0293-16: An Action Relating to Law and Order, Resources and Development, Budget and Finance, and Naabik’íyáti’ […]

Escalade development on Naabik’iyati agenda for June 22

The Navajo Nation Council Naabik’iyati Committee is meeting Thursday, June 22, at the Department of Dine’ Education auditorium in Window Rock, Ariz.,, starting at 10 a.m. One of the bills on the PROPOSED NAABIK’IYATI COMMITTEE AGENDA is Legislation 0293-16. It’s been on the Naabik’iyati agenda before and its sponsor, Resources and Development Committee Vice Chairperson […]

Who should spend Navajo Nation $554M settlement?

The Navajo Nation Council Naabik’iyati Committee has LEGISLATION 0045-17 on its proposed March 23, 2017, agenda. Legislation 0045-17 would terminate the Sihasin Subcommittee, which is primarily Budget & Finance Committee members, and return authority to the full Naabik’iyati Committee on how the Navajo Nation $554 million settlement is spent. The debate on whether to remove […]

Comments needed on Navajo Council legislation to oppose uranium mining

Navajo Nation Council Delegate JONATHAN HALE who is sponsoring LEGISLATION 0057-17, which seeks to oppose uranium mining on the Navajo Nation, would like the public to submit their comments on Legislation 0057-17 to the Office of Legislative Services ASAP to:  <comments@navajo-nsn.gov> and also to his email at <jonzcomet@yahoo.com). Delegate Hale said comments may be one sentence and simply state that […]

YouTube: Seraphina A. Nez confirmed to Dine’ Uranium Remediation Commission

The Navajo Nation Council Naabik’iyati Committee confirmed Seraphina A. Nez of Tachee/Blue Gap, Arizona, as the first member of the Dine’ Uranium Remediation Advisory Commission with a vote of 16-0 on Feb. 9, 2017, at the Navajo Department of Transporation in Tse Bonito, New Mexico. Council Delegate Kee Allen Begay sponosored LEGISLATION 0016-17 which was for […]

Navajo Council Naabik’iyati Committee meeting Feb. 9, 2017

Navajo Nation Council Speaker LoRenzo Bates announced in a Feb. 3, 2017, memorandum that the Council’s Naabik’iyati Committee is having a meeting Feb. 9, 2017, Thursday, starting at 10 a.m. at the Navajo Department of Transportation’s conference rooms 308 and 309. A proposed Naabik’iyati Committee meeting agenda has not been published. Please check the Navajo […]

Permanent Trust Fund Contingency Fund on Navajo Council & Naabik’iyati Committee special meeting agenda

The Navajo Nation Council Naabik’iyati Committee is having a special meeting before the Navajo Nation Council calls its special meeting on Sept. 21, Wednesday, and both special meetings are to take action on two pieces of legislation: Legislation 0290-16 and Legislation 0285-16. Legislation 0290-16 would create a Navajo Nation Permanent Trust Fund  Five-Year Contingency Fund […]