2021 Mid Year Resolutions

 

Resolution Number

Action  

 

Resolution Title

 

Sponsor of Resolution

Committee

Subcommittee

           

AK-21-003

Passed

Support Legislation to Expand and Protect Voting Rights

W. Ron Allen

Litigation and Governance

Jurisdiction & Tribal Government

AK-21-004

Passed

Support for Truth and Healing on Indian Boarding Schools 

Christine McCleave

Litigation & Governance

Human, Religious & Cultural Concerns

AK-21-005

Passed

Calling upon the United States of America, through the President and the Congress, to fully apply the Buy Indian Policy across the Federal Government

Danielle Her Many Horses

Economic Development, Finance & Community Development

Economic Development, Finance Employment

AK-21-006

Passed

Calling on the President and Congress to Prioritize Tribal Infrastructure Funding in any National Package

Leonard Forsman

Litigation and Governance

Jurisdiction & Tribal Government

 

         

AK-21-009

Passed

Calling On The President And Congress To Invest In Salmon And River Restoration In The Pacific Northwest

Leonard Forsman

Land and Natural Resources
/Litigation and Governance

Environmental Protection and Land Use Subcommittee

&

Trust Lands, Natural Resources and Agriculture

&

Human, Religious and Cultural Concerns 

AK-21-010

Passed

Support Southeast Tribes’ Request To Reinstate The Roadless Rule For The Tongass National Forest, And Support Of The Tribes’ Administrative Procedures Act Petition To Create A Separate Traditional Homelands Conservation Rule

Leonard Forsman Land and Natural Resources

Environmental Protection and Land Use Subcommittee 

AK-21-011

Passed

Support for Doctoral Program in the U.S. Department of Education Office of Indian Education Indian Professional Development Grant Program

Leonard Forsman

Human Resources

Education

 

         

AK-21-014

Passed

Support for Trans Gender-Affirming Care in IHS, Tribal, and Urban Indian Health Facilities – 2021 Strategic Vision and Action Plan

Leonard Forsman

Human Resources Health

AK-21-015

Passed

Option to Exclude All One-Time, Non-Recurring COVID-19 Funds from Direct Cost Base When Negotiating New Indirect Cost Rate

Leonard Forsman

Litigation & Governance

Taxation

AK-21-016

Passed

Urging Federal, State and Local Governments to Recognize Official Tribal Vaccination Record Cards and Urban Indian Health Vaccination Record Card

Leonard Forsman Human Resources

Health

 

         

AK-21-019

Passed

Support for Ending the HIV Epidemic in Indian Country

Leonard Forsman Human Resources

Health

AK-21-020

Passed

Call for Congress to Amend Section 509 of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to Remove Facility Funding Barriers for Urban Indian Organizations

Sunny Stevenson Human Resources Health

AK-21-021

Passed Calling on the Federal Communications Commission, Congress, and the Administration to Discontinue Use of the Designation “Rural Tribal Lands”

Traci Morris

 

Economic, Finance, and Community Development 

Telecommunications  

 

AK-21-022

Passed

Calling on the Federal Communications Commission to Increase Access to Spectrum Through Tribal Priority

Traci Morris Economic, Finance, and Community Development  Telecommunications

AK-21-023

Passed Calling on the National Telecommunications and Information Administration and the Treasury Department to Empower Tribal Nations by Excluding the Rural Digital Opportunity Fund Duplication Restriction in the Tribal Broadband Connectivity Grant Program

Traci Morris

 

Economic, Finance, and Community Development 

Telecommunications

 

AK-21-024

Passed

Calling for Government-to-Government Consultation Between Tribal Nations and the United States Regarding Protection of Grey Wolves

Aaron Payment Land and Natural Resources  Environmental Protection and Land Use 

AK-21-025

Passed Opposing Testing and Implementation of Solar Geoengineering Projects

Aaron Payment

 

Land and Natural Resources / Litigation and Governance (not Human Resources)

Environmental Protection and Land Use/Human, Religious and Cultural Concerns 

AK-21-026

Passed

Declaring Native American Languages in a State of Emergency and Support for an Executive Order on Native American Language Revitalization

Joe A. Garcia Human Resources
/Litigation and Governance  
Education
/Human, Religious and Cultural Concerns 

AK-21-027

Passed Supporting the Protection of Northern Paiute and Western Shoshone Ancestors and Cultural Lands at the Thacker Pass in Nevada and Protection of Eagles by Limiting Take Permits

Joel Jackson 

 

Land and Natural Resources  

N/A

 

 

         

AK-21-029

Passed Calling on Congress, the Department of Homeland Security, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency to Remove All Non-Federal Match Requirements for Tribal Nations and Streamline Tribal Declaration Requests

Paul Downing

 

Litigation and Governance  

N/A