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Navajo Council Health, Education, Human Services reviewing Veterans’ Budget, 8.24.20

The Navajo Nation Council Health, Education & Human Services Committee is among the Council’s four Council oversight committees to begin conducting hearings on proposed 2021 budgets of programs under their oversight. The HEHS Committee’s annual budget hearings are from Aug. 24 to 28 and the hearings begin daily at 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. Monday’s […]

Navajo Council supports veterans housing program

PRESS RELEASE – Navajo Nation Council supports the establishment of the Navajo Veterans Housing Program WINDOW ROCK – (7-17-18) During the second day of the 2018 Summer Council Session, the 23rd Navajo Nation Council voted in support of Legislation No. 0021-18, establishing the Navajo Veterans Housing Program within the Navajo Veterans Administration. Legislation sponsor Council Delegate […]

Navajo Council oks $1M for veterans

Navajo Council votes 14 in favor, 2 opposed on Legislation 0147-180147-18: An Action Relating to Health, Education and Human Services, Budget and Finance, And Naabik’íyáti’ Committees, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving a Disbursement of the Income from the Navajo Nation Veterans Trust Fund in the amount of one million, ninety-four thousand, seven hundred eighty […]

Health, Education & Human Services wants Veterans report from OPVP & NVA

Here at Navajo Nation Council Health, Education & Human Services Committee at Council chambers, Window Rock, Ariz., March 13, 2018, Tuesday. Committee on Report form Navajo Veterans Administration, veterans and others about veterans concerns. BUDGET & FINANCE COMMITTEE CHAIRMAN SETH DAMON The upcoming 2019 annual Navajo Nation government operating budget is proposed at $176M budget, […]

Council approves amendments to Veterans Trust Fund

NAVAJO COUNCIL NOW ON LEGISLATION 0191-17: An Act Relating to Law and Order, Health, Education and Human Services, Budget and Finance, and Naabik’fyati’ Committees and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving Amendments to 12 I’I.J .N.C. § 1176 of the l’l.Javajo Nation Veterans Trust Fund SPONSOR: Honorable Seth Damon CO-SPONSOR: Honorable Kee Allen Begay, Jr. CO-SPONSOR: […]

Council debating changes to Veterans Trust Fund

NAVAJO COUNCIL NOW ON LEGISLATION 0191-17: An Act Relating to Law and Order, Health, Education and Human Services, Budget and Finance, and Naabik’fyati’ Committees and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving Amendments to 12 I’I.J .N.C. § 1176 of the l’l.Javajo Nation Veterans Trust Fund SPONSOR: Honorable Seth Damon CO-SPONSOR: Honorable Kee Allen Begay, Jr. CO-SPONSOR: […]

Navajo Council Delegate Tom Chee says, “There is no such thing as a bad teenager. There is only bad parenting, particularly if you are a father.”

here at Navajo Council special session in the Council chambers in Window Rock, Ariz. The Council convened at 10:40 a.m. Innovation was done by Council Delegate Nelson BeGaye. Delegates then started making community announcements and introductions of community people. COUNCIL DELEGATE JONATHAN NEZ we go to chambers and veterans never recognized. i thought about that […]

Navajo Council opposes funding of elderly nursing homes and youth centers with settlement

Navajo Council now on Legislation No. 0355-14: Relating to Law and Order, Budget and Finance, and Naabik’iyati’ Committees, and Navajo Nation Council; Enacting “The Navajo Nation Trust Settlement Act of 2014” by Amending Title 12 of the Navajo Nation Code and Establishing “The Sihasin Fund” to include those Settlement Monies received from the United States […]

Navajo Council approves $15 m. for 110 chapters; $1 m. for veterans; $3 m. for college & high school students’ summer jobs

NAVAJO NATION COUNCIL IN SPECIAL SESSION TODAY, JUNE 6, 2014, BECAUSE COUNCIL LOST QUORUM ON MAY 30, 2014, AND DIDN’T FINISH ITS AGENDA. THERE ARE THREE ITEMS ON TODAY’S AGENDA. THE COUNCIL HAS APPROVED TWO OF THE THREE ITEMS. The Council temporarily tabled LEGISLATION 0102-14, which is for the Council to appropriate $5 million for […]

$5 million for 110 Navajo Reservation chapters increased to $15 million

NAVAJO NATION COUNCIL IN SPECIAL SESSION TODAY, JUNE 6, 2014, BECAUSE COUNCIL LOST QUORUM ON MAY 30, 2014, AND DIDN’T FINISH ITS AGENDA. THERE ARE THREE ITEMS ON TODAY’S AGENDA. THE COUNCIL HAS APPROVED TWO OF THE THREE ITEMS. The Council temporarily tabled LEGISLATION 0102-14, which is for the Council appropriate $5 million for 110 […]