Tribal Council Agenda for Feb. 5

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  1. Call to order – Chairwoman Terri Henry
  2. Prayer – Kituwah Academy Students
  • Roll Call
  1. Orders of the Day


Amendment to Chapter 14, Article X – Sex Offender Registry (Item No. 1)


Adoption of a new Chapter 32A – Power of Attorney (Item No. 2)


  1. Reports & Announcements
  2. Requests for Time


9:30 a.m.         Request for Time – Lynne Harlan – Land Trust for the Little Tennessee, Introduce new Director


9:40 a.m.         Request for Time – Amanda Swimmer – Big Cove Road and US Park Access Road


9:50 a.m.         Request for Time – Joey Owle – Remember the Removal 2015 Bike Riders


10:00 a.m.       Request for Time – Ernest Tiger – Discuss Tribal gas station


10:30 a.m.       Request for Time – Kituwah Board – Elementary Update and Request Council Member for Board


10:40 a.m.       Request for Time – Kelly Ravert – Announce election dates


  • Agenda Items


10:50 a.m.       Authorization for the Grants Compliance Office to coordinate and submit an application to DOJ for CTAS funding (Item No. 3)


11:00 a.m.       TCGE Board of Advisors Appointment (Item No. 4)


11:10 a.m.       Request that CIHA do a cost and feasibility study for having an appropriate sized locked psychiatric unit in our hospital and development of our own involuntary commitment jurisdiction here on Tribal lands (Item No. 5)


11:20 a.m.       Request to rescind Res. No. 578 (2011), resolution calling for construction of left and right turning lane at US 19 and Goose Creek intersection (Item No. 6)


11:30 a.m.       Terrill Edwin Rattler request water and sewer ROW without the signature of Carandee Stephanie Wolfe (Item No. 7)


11:40 a.m.       Assignment of Birdtown Community Parcel No. 555-D to Donna Lee Queen Owle, subject to Life Estate for Genevieve Reed Lambert for the cabin only (Item No. 8)

11:50 a.m.       Assignment of Wolfetown Community Parcel No. 628-L-D to Ida Teresa Reed (Item No. 9)


12:00 p.m.      LUNCH


1:00 p.m.         Request that a temporary moratorium be placed on the burials of non-enrolled persons, except spouses, until an ordinance is drafted and presented to Council (Item No. 10)


1:10 p.m.         Tabled Res. No. 435 – Request that organizational chart be amended to create a Chief Information/Technology Officer (Item No.11)


1:20 p.m.         Tabled Res. No. 400 – Big Y request funding to expand broadband to Big Y community building (Item No.12)


1:30 p.m.         Tabled Res. No. 276 – Technology Enhancement Fund (Item No. 13)


1:40 p.m.         Tabled Ordinance No. 277 – Cherokee Broadband Enterprise (Item No. 14)


1:50 p.m.         Tabled Res. No. 299 – EBCI Information Technology Strategic Working Group (Item No. 15)


2:00 p.m.         Tabled Ordinance No. 347 – Request for an ordinance amendment recognizing the Baker Roll as the base roll for the EBCI (Item No. 16)


2:10 p.m.         Tabled Ordinance No. 377 – Request for a new ordinance to allow corrections to the base roll (Item No. 17)


2:20 p.m.         Tabled Ordinance No. 380 – Amendment to Cherokee Code Section 14-95.5 – Possession of a controlled substance (Item No. 18)


2:30 p.m.         Tabled Ordinance No. 425 – Retirement Plan for Council’s & Chief’s spouses be terminated (Item No. 19)


2:40 p.m.         Tabled Ordinance No. 427 – Amendment to Cherokee Code Section 2-1 and Section 14 involving crimes against children (Item No. 20)


2:50 p.m.         Tabled Ordinance No. 451 – Amendment to Cherokee Code Sec. 16-4.09, Sec. 16-5.03, and Sec. 16-5.08, Gaming (Item No. 21)


3:00 p.m.         Tabled Ordinance No. 452 – Amendment to Cherokee Code Sec. 16C-3 Allocations and applications of distributable net revenues (Item No. 22)


3:10 p.m.         Tabled Ordinance No. 83 – Amendment to Chapter 95 – Tribal Employment Preference Law (Item No. 23)


3:20 p.m.         Tabled Ordinance No. 378 – Amendment to Preference Law Ordinance to combine Chapters 92 & 95 (Item No. 24)