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Quarterly Member Meeting in Las Vegas

December 8th, 2017 at Treasure Island Casino and Hotel in Room “Antilles C”


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Treasure Island Hotel & Casino

Quarterly Meeting Location:
3300 S Las Vegas Blvd
Las Vegas, NV 89109

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COLT ANNUAL MEETING AGENDA


Room: Antilles C


8:45 a.m.

Call to Order: President Russell Begaye, Navajo Nation President, COLT Chairman • Opening Prayer • Welcome & Introductions

9:00 a.m.
COLT Business • Approval of Agenda • Administrative Discussion: Financial Report, Amendments to Articles, Policies and Procedures

11:15 a.m.
National Inter-Tribal Energy Council (NITEC), • Chris Deschene

11:30 a.m
Legislative Update • Alison Grigonis, Senior Attorney, Dorsey & Whitney, LLP

Noon Presentation
Lunch Provided and Sponsored By:

Land Buy Back Program Updates • Carolyn M. Drouin, Senior Advisor, Tribal Relations, DOI

1:00 p.m.
Tribal Tax Issues • Chairman Mark Fox, Mandan, Hidatsa and Arikara Nations

1:30 p.m.
Bears Ears Update • Jackson Brossy

1:45 p.m.
ICWA Update: Texas v. Zinke Case and In re: BB Case • Tamera Begay, Legislative & Government Affairs Associate, Navajo Nation Washington Office

2:00 p.m.
Farm Bill and Large Land Base Tribes • Colby Duren, Policy Director, Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative • Janie Hipp, Director, Indigenous Food and Agriculture Initiative, University of Arkansas School of Law

2:45 p.m.
American Petroleum Institute (API) • Gary Davis, Tribal Coordinator

3:15 p.m.
Treaty Issues • Chairman Nathan Small, Shoshone-Bannock Tribes

3:30 p.m.
Action Items: • Resolutions • Next meeting date

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Current COLT leadership is comprised of the COLT Chairman Russell Begaye- Navajo Nation President, COLT Vice Chairman Harold Frazier- Cheyenne-River Sioux Chairman, COLT Treasurer Marcus Coby- Shoshone Bannock Secretary, and COLT Secretary David Browneagle-Spokane Tribe Vice Chairman.