Council on bill to increase Sales Tax for fire & rescue

LEGISLATION 0355-17: An Act Relating to the Law and Order, Budget and Finance, and Naabik’fyati’ Committees, and the Navajo Nation Council; Amending 24 N.N.C. § 620 of the Navajo Nation Sales Tax; Allocating 1 Percent of the Sales Tax to Navajo Nation Fire and Rescue Services SPONSOR: Honorable Walter Phelps CO-SPONSOR: Honorable Benjamin L. Bennett […]

Navajo Nation Council plans ANOTHER special session

It is now 4 p.m. and Navajo Nation Council Speaker Pro Temp LoRenzo Bates just asked the Council delegates to raise their hands if they were planning to stay late tonight to finish up the remaining 16 pieces of legislation on their two-day special session agenda. There were three delegates that raised their hands. Bates […]

Navajo Council continues debating tax amendments

Navajo Council debating Legislation 0172-14: An Action Relating to Law and Order; Budget and Finance; Naa’bik’iyati’; and Navajo Nation Council; Requiring a Two-Thirds (2/3) Vote of the Navajo Nation Council’s Full Membership For Any New Navajo Nation Tax, 24 N.N.C. § 142, and Amending 24 N.N.C. §§ 206, 306, 406, 605 (A), 702, 803, 905 of […]