Tribal Council Results – Jan. 9

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Ord. No. 1 – Tribal Business Preference Law – Veto/Upheld


Res. No. 17– Tabled Res. No. 17 – Josh Squirrel desires assistance – Withdrawn


Res. No. 18 – Tabled Res. No. 18 – Charles Penick request Tribe to purchase property from him on Old River Road – Tabled


Ord. No. 82 – Section 105-5 Use of Tribal Levy Funds Amended – Tabled


Ord. No. 83 – Chapter 95 – Tribal Employment Preference Law – Tabled


Res. No. 84 – Budget Amendment – Cherokee Choices FY 2014 – Passed


Res. No. 85 – Budget Amendment – Housing FY 2014 – Passed


Res. No. 86 – Budget Amendment – Housing Projects FY 2014 – Passed


Res. No. 87 – Budget Amendment – EPA Resource Management FY 2014 – Passed


Res. No. 88 – Budget Amendment – Domestic violence FY 2014 – Passed


Res. No. 89 – EBCI commit $250,000.00 from Endowment Fund No. 2 “Use of Fund Balance” to complete the permanent exhibit of the Museum of Cherokee Indian and to match funding from the Cherokee Preservation Foundation – Passed


Res. No. 90 – Authorize the Office of Environment & Natural Resources to utilize the remaining $6,500 to begin implementation of the Community Forest Management Plan – Passed


Res. No. 91 – Office of Environment & Natural Resources consolidate the 319 Non-Point Source Pollution Program (Competitive-4553) Tribal Match with the 319 Non-Point Source Pollution Program (Non- Competitive-4554 budget)- Passed


Res. No. 92 – Economic & Community Development is authorized to submit an –  Application to the NC Department of Justice’s Environmental Enhancement Grant Program seeking up to $100,00 for the Oconaluftee Island Park Stream Bank Restoration – Amended/Passed


Res. No. 93 – Request to re-do the exhibit in the Native American Smithsonian – Amended/Passed


Res. No. 94 –  Emergency Management authorized to submit an  application to the North Carolina State Administration (SAA) requesting and yet undetermined amount from the FY 2014 EMPG Program and that Tribal Council shall appropriate 50% match for the amount awarded as an in-kind match – Amended/Passed


No. not assigned – Confirmation of Belma Jane Thompson Cubster (d) Last Will & Testament and Assignment of Cherokee county Parcel No. 130-C; subject to HIP Assignment Cherokee County Parcel No. 130-D Cherokee County Parcel No. 130-E; 16; and 130-B, with a subject to a Life Estate for Roger Keith George and Alexis Regan – Withdrawn


Res. No. 95 – Resolution for individuals requesting to purchase property in the Boundary Tree Tract of the Yellowhill Community


Res. No. 96 – Tribal council authorize the Cherokee Indian Hospital Authority serving as owner for the construction of the new hospital facility, to grant a limited waiver of the Cherokee Indian Hospital Authority’s sovereign immunity through the contract language to this resolution – Passed


Res. No. 97 – Amendment to Res. 631 (2013) – Passed


Res. No. 98 – Appointment of Adele Madden to the Investment Committee – Tabled


Res. No. 99 – Appointment of Elizabeth Abbott to the Cherokee Broadband Enterprise Board of Advisors with her term expiring January 2016 – Passed


Res. No. 100 – Appointment of Lori Lambert to the Cherokee Broadband Enterprise Board of Advisors with her term expiring January 2016


Res. No. 101 – Budget Amendment – Social Services FY 2014 to include Family Support Services: per Health & Human Services Division initiative to include United States Dept. of Health and Human Services Administration for Children & Families Title IV-B part 1 and part 2 grants, and BIA Indian child Welfare Act (ICWA) grant and to add 6 positions – Passed


Item No. 18 – Appointment of Commissioner to Cherokee Tribal Gaming Commission – Hold


Item No. 19 – Appointment of member to the Tribal Alcoholic Beverage control Commission – Hold


Item No. 20 – Appointment of a member to the Tribal Casino Gaming Enterprise – Hold

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