August 17, 2006

Committee on Indian Affairs Announces Consultation Meetings on S.1439

In an effort to foster maximum consultation with all affected parties across Indian Country, and in the most time-efficient schedule possible, the Committee has developed a series of four meetings to discuss S.1439, the Indian Trust Reform Act of 2005. The discussion will be led by David Mullon, Majority General Counsel and Policy Director, and Allison Binney, Minority General Counsel. With the assistance of regional tribal associations, we have been able to schedule the following dates and locations:
August 15: Auburn, Washington
9:00am-5:00pm Muckleshoot Indian Casino
2402 Auburn Way South
August 18: Phoenix, Arizona
10:00am-4:00pm Heard Museum, Steele Auditorium
2301 North Central Avenue
August 21: Bismarck, North Dakota
4:00pm-9:00pm United Tribes Technical College
3315 University Drive
September 1: Tulsa, Oklahoma
9:00am-4:00pm Doubletree Hotel Tulsa Downtown
616 West 7th Street
Meetings are open to the public. Feel free to contact the Committee at (202) 224-2251 with additional questions.