Additional Meetings to be Held on S.1439

Oct 19, 2006

WASHINGTON DC -

The Committee on Indian Affairs has scheduled additional meetings to discuss S.1439, the Indian Trust Reform Act of 2005. These meetings are intended to provide an update on the status of the bill and present new concepts for possible inclusion in the bill. With the Senate scheduled to reconvene on November 13th, these sessions will be important to the Committee’s consideration of S.1439 and any amendments during the remainder of this congressional session. The dates and times for the sessions are:

October 23, 2006
Tulsa, Oklahoma 12:00 noon – 5:00p.m.
Allen Chapman Activities Center
University of Tulsa

October 24, 2006
Cabazon, California
10:00a.m.
Panel Presentation
Indian Land Working Group
16th Annual Indian Land Consolidation Symposium
Morongo Casino, Resort & Spa

October 25, 2006
Rapid City, South Dakota
10:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
Black Hills Business Development Center
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology

October 31, 2006
POSTPONED - NEW DATE TBA
Albuquerque, New Mexico
10:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
Location: TBA

November 2, 2006
Bismarck, North Dakota
10:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
United Tribes Technical College
Jack Barden Center

November 3, 2006
Portland, Oregon
10:00a.m. – 4:00p.m.
Federal Building/Bonneville Power Administration
Rates Hearing Room

November 9, 2006
CANCELLED
Washington, DC
12:00 noon – 5:00p.m.
Senate Russell Building
Room 485

November 16, 2006
Tribal Leaders Meeting
Washington, DC
12:00 noon – 5:00p.m.
Senate Dirksen Office Building
Room 106 (Change of room)