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All legislation introduced into the Navajo Nation Council’s legislative process are required to be posted to the Council’s official website. Included here are legislation as they are introduced by Council delegates. Subsequent amendments, committee actions, public comment reports, and related updates to the legislative packets are recorded on the Council’s Diné Bibeehaz’áanii Binaaltsoos legislation tracking system online at: http://dibb.nnols.org/.

June 2024

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning June 18, 2024

Legislation 0126-24

An Action Relating to the Budget and Finance Committee; Accepting the Controller’s FY2025 General Fund Revenue Projections; Approving the FY2025 Budget Instructions Manual; and Other Actions Related to the FY2025 Comprehensive Budget

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning June 17, 2024

Legislation 0125-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education and Human Services and Resources and Development Committees; Supporting and Authorizing the Issuance of Free Fishing Licenses for Honorable Discharged Navajo Veterans on the Navajo Nation; Amending the Navajo Nation Fishing and Boating Regulations

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning June 13, 2024

Legislation 0124-24

An Action Relating to Health, Education and Human Services and Naabik’íyáti’ Committees; Relating to the Navajo Nation Council; Approving the Navajo Nation’s Public Law 102-477 Plan

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning June 11, 2024

Legislation 0123-24

An Action Relating to Budget and Finance Committee; Approving $250,868.63 from the Covid-19 Response Donation Fund to Eight Chapters to Reimburse their Covid-19 Response Expenses

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning June 10, 2024

Legislation 0122-24

An Action Relating to Resources and Development; Approving the Fiscal Year 2025 Navajo Nation Housing Plan for The Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Act of 1996 (NAHASDA) Indian Housing Block Grant Funding

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning June 09, 2024

Legislation 0121-24

An Action Relating to Resources and Development; Endorsing the Amendment of the Plan of Operation of the Eastern Navajo Agency Council

May 2024

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning June 05, 2024

Legislation 0120-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education and Human Services, Resources and Development, Budget and Finance, and Naabik’íyáti’ Committees, and to the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $2,279,569.71 from the Unreserved, Undesignated Fund Balance (“UUFB”) for Chapter Summer 2024 Youth Employment Programs; Waiving 12 N.N.C. §820 (E), §820 (F), §820 (J), §820 (L), and §820(O) to allow for this Appropriation

Emergency Legislation - Not Subject to 5 Day Comment Period

Legislation 0119-24

An Action Relating to an Emergency; Supporting United States Senate Bill S. 3853 the Radiation Exposure Compensation Reauthorization Act

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning June 03, 2024

Legislation 0118-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending the Plan of Operation for the Diné Uranium Remediation Advisory Commission; and, Approving the Diné Uranium Remediation Advisory Commission Rules of Order

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 29, 2024

Legislation 0117-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education and Human Services and Naabik’íyáti’ Committees, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving the Reinstatement of Jonathan Tso as a Member of the Navajo Nation

Legislation 0116-24

An Action Relating to Resources and Development Committee; Approving a Budget Reallocation in the Amount of $1,068,991.15, from the Navajo Nation Division of Transportation’s Navajo Nation Road Fund to Fund the N36/NM371 Intersection Improvement Project; the Whitehorse Yard Maintenance Building; and Business Unit C01561 NDOT Road Projects; and Waiving Navajo Nation Road Fund Regulations Section VII

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 26, 2024

Legislation 0115-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIAP-30-24 and NABID-58-23 and CO-80-23 and CAP-15-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Germaine Simonson’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Hard Rock, Forest Lake, Pinon, Black Mesa, Whippoorwill)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 23, 2024

Legislation 0114-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIF-12-24 and NABID-53-23 and NABIO-37-23 and CJY-65-23 and CMY-42-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Danny Simpson’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Becenti, Lake Valley, Nahodishgish, Standing Rock, Whiterock, Huerfano, Nageezi, Crownpoint)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 22, 2024

Legislation 0113-24

An Action Relating to Resource and Development Committee; Confirming the Appointment of Anthony Montoya, Who Possesses the Qualifications Stated in 21 N.N.C. § 9(B) (2), With 10 Years of Experience in Management and Operation of Utility Business, to Serve on the Navajo Tribal Utility Authority Management Board of Directors for a Term of Three Years

Legislation 0112-24

An Action Relating to Resource and Development Committee; Confirming the Appointment of Harry “Sonny” Moore, Jr., Who Possesses the Qualifications Stated in 21 N.N.C. § 9(B) (2), With 10 Years of Experience in Management and Operation of Utility Business, to Serve on the Navajo Tribal Utility Authority Management Board of Directors for a Term of Three Years

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 20, 2024

Legislation 0111-24

An Action Relating to Budget and Finance Committee, Naabik’íyáti’ Committee and Navajo Nation Council; Recapturing and Reallocating Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund (“NNFRF”) Expenditure Plans; Obligating Revenue Replacement Funding in a Committed Fund Balance within the General Fund; Amending Certain Sections of CJY-41-21, CJN-29-22 and CD-62-21

Legislation 0110-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIJA-04-24 and NABIAP-33-24; the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Otto Tso’s Delegate Region (Chapter: To’ Nanees Dizi)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 19, 2024

Legislation 0109-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development, Budget and Finance, and Naabik’íyáti’ Committees and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving the Northeastern Arizona Indian Water Rights Settlement Agreement; Approving a Limited Waiver of Sovereign Immunity to Allow the Navajo Nation to be Joined as a Party in Certain Actions; Consenting and Conditionally Approving Associated Rights-of-Way and Waiving Associated Taxes Required Under Navajo Law; Requesting Waivers of Sections Contained in 25 C.F.R. Part 169; and Approving the Side Agreement Concerning C-Aquifer Pumping

Legislation 0108-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education and Human Services Committee; Appointing Richie Nez, Sr. to the Navajo Nation Labor Commission for a Four-Year Term

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 16, 2024

Legislation 0107-24

An Action Relating to Resource and Development and Naabik’íyáti’ Committees and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving the Rio San José Stream System Water Rights Settlement Agreement; and Approving a Limited Waiver of Sovereign Immunity to Allow Certain Actions to be Brought in State of New Mexico Court

Legislation 0106-24

An Action Relating to the Law and Order, the Health, Education, and Human Services, the Resources and Development, the Budget and Finance, and the Naabik’íyáti’ Committees, and the Navajo Nation Council; Recognizing Navajo Nation Council Delegate Membership on the Tribal-Interior Budget Council and Establishing the Process for Selecting an Alternate Tribal Representative

Legislation 0105-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Supporting the United States House Bill 4524 Titled; “Parity for Tribal Law Enforcement Act”

Legislation 0104-24

An Action Relating to the Resource and Development, Budget and Finance, and the Naabik’íyáti’ Committees, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $4,000,000 from the Unreserved, Undesignated Fund Balance (“UUFB”) for the Navajo Nation Department of Justice Water Rights Litigation Unit to Continue Litigating and Protecting the Navajo Nation’s Water Rights; Waiving 12 N.N.C.  §820(E), §820(F), §820(J), and §820(L)

Legislation 0103-24

An Action Relating to the Resource and Development Committee; Confirming Ernest Diswood to Serve on the Navajo Agricultural Products Industry Board of Directors for a Term of Three Years Representing District 13

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 15, 2024

Legislation 0102-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee, the Budget and Finance Committee, the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $1,108,500 from the Fish and Wildlife Enterprise Fund for the Navajo Nation Department of Fish and Wildlife for the Department’s New Fish Hatchery Project

Legislation 0101-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee, and Budget and Finance Committee; Approving a Change to CAP-35-18, Exhibit D, Project No. 60 and Project No. 62, for the Benefit of the Dennehotso Chapter

Legislation 0100-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee; Confirming Dustin K. Johnson to Serve on the Navajo Agricultural Products Industry Board of Directors for a Term of Three Years Representing District 19

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 14, 2024

Legislation 0099-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee; Approving the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Funds, Division of Community Development (DCD)- Community Housing and Infrastructure Department (CHID), “DCD/CHID ARPA Housing Application and Eligibility Criteria”

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 09, 2024

Legislation 0098-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee; and Budget and Finance Committee; Approving a Change to CAP-35-18, Exhibit D, Project No. 123, for the Cornfields Chapter by Amending the Project Type and Project Duration

Legislation 0097-24

An Action Relating to Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Approving and Accepting an Intellectual Property Donation from Jerome Tsosie, Owner and CEO of Native Innovation, Inc., Valued at $175,000, to the Navajo Nation Library

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 08, 2024

Legislation 0096-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Concurring with the Navajo Nation President’s Acceptance of Various Donations to the Diné Scholarship Annual Fund for Use by the Office of Navajo Nation Scholarship and Financial Assistance

April 2024

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 06, 2024

Legislation 0095-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education, and Human Services Committee; Approving a Budget Revision Request from the Department of Diné Education to Fund Oversight Activities for Projected Expenditures and Grants for Diné College and Navajo Technical University

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning May 01, 2024

Legislation 0094-24

An Action Relating to Law and Order Committee; Updating the Appointment of the Law and Order Committee Representatives to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee Title II Reform Subcommittee

Legislation 0093-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABID-54-23 and CMY-38-23 and CAP-10-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Helena Nez Begay’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Coppermine, K’aibii’to, LeChee, Tonalea/Red Lake, Bodaway/Gap)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning April 30, 2024

Legislation 0092-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Supporting the United States Senate Bill 465 Titled: “Badges for Native Communities Act”

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning April 29, 2024

Legislation 0091-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education and Human Services Committee: Approving the Navajo Nation Johnson O’Malley Program (JOM) Standard Operating Procedure for Monitoring Visits

Legislation 0090-24

An Action Relating to the Budget and Finance Committee; Approving the Fiscal Year 2025 Fringe Benefit Rates for the Navajo Nation Retirement Plan

Legislation 0089-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIF-09-24 and NABIN-44-23 and NABIO-38-23 and CJY-67-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable George H. Tolth’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Littlewater, Pueblo Pintado, Torreon, Whitehorse Lake, Baca/Prewitt, Casamero Lake, Ojo Encino, Counselor)

Legislation 0088-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee: Amending NABIF-10-24 and CJY-54-23 and CMY-41-23, The Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegated Region Project Plan for Honorable Lomardo Aseret’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Klagetoh, Wide Ruins, Houck, Lupton, Nahata Dziil)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning April 25, 2024

Legislation 0087-24

An Action Relating to Health, Education and Human Services Committee; Amending and Approving the Navajo Department of Health Division of Behavioral and Mental Health Comprehensive Policies and Procedures

Legislation 0086-24

An Action Relating to Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Approving the Plan of Operation for the Legislative Branch Protection Services Program Under the Office of the Speaker

Legislation 0085-24

An Action Relating to Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIJA-04-24; the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Otto Tso’s Delegate Region (Chapter: To’ Nanees Dizi)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning April 24, 2024

Legislation 0084-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education and Human Services Committee; Approving and Adopting the Navajo Nation Veterans Administration Housing Program Policy as the Eligibility Criteria for Receiving Services Under the Veterans Housing Projects Expenditure Plan

Legislation 0083-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education and Human Services Committee, Naabik’íyáti’ Committee and the Navajo Nation Council; Confirming the Appointment of Kim Russell as the Health Director of the Navajo Nation Department of Health

Emergency Legislation - Not Subject to 5-Day Comment Period

Legislation 0082-24

An Action Relating to an Emergency; Urgent Request to President Joseph R. Biden, Jr., the White House, Members of Congress, and Relevant Federal Agencies to Halt the Transportation of Uranium Through Navajo Nation Lands

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning April 16, 2024

Legislation 0081-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIO-29-23 and CJY-53-23 and CAP-20-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Nathan Notah’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Coyote Canyon, Mexican Springs, Naschitti, Tohatchi, Bahastl’a’a’)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning April 15, 2024

Legislation 0080-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Approving the Navajo Nation’s Support of President Joseph R. Biden’s Establishment of the Commission for the “Baaj Nwaavjo I’tah Kukveni-Ancestral Footprints of the Grand Canyon” National Monument and Confirming the Appointment of Richard M. Begay as the Navajo Nation’s Representative on the Commission

Legislation 0079-24

Amending NABID-58-23 and CO-80-23 and CAP-15-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Germaine Simonson’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Hard Rock, Forest Lake, Pinon, Black Mesa, Whippoorwill)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning April 11, 2024

Legislation 0078-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIF-08-24 and NABID-51-23 and NABIO-28-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Rickie Nez’s Delegate Region (Chapters: T’iistoh Sikaad, Nenahnezad, Upper Fruitland, Tse’ Daa’ Kaan, Newcomb, San Juan)

Legislation 0077-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Approving Certain Amendments to the Plan of Operation for the Navajo Nation Washington Office

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning April 10, 2024

Legislation 0076-24

An Action Relating to the Budget and Finance Committee, the Resources and Development Committee, the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $1,386,000 from the Síhasin Fund to NTUA for the Construction of Approximately Two Miles of Waterline Extensions for 16 Families in the Kin Dah Lichii Chapter; Approving the Related Expenditure Plan

Legislation 0075-24

An Action Relating to the Budget and Finance Committee, the Resources and Development Committee, the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $17,628 from the Síhasin Fund to NTUA for the Construction of a Gas Service Line Extension for Gladys Jones’ Residence in Ganado, Arizona; Approving the Related Expenditure Plan

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning April 08, 2024

Legislation 0074-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Supporting Funding for Victims of Crimes Act in the United States Federal Appropriations Budget for Fiscal Year 2024

Legislation 0073-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education and Human Services, the Budget and Finance, the Resources and Development, and the Naabik’íyáti’ Committees, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $2,750,000 from the Unreserved, Undesignated Fund Balance (“UUFB”) for the 110 Chapters’ Summer 2024 Youth Employment Programs; Waiving 12 N.N.C. §820(E), §820(F), §820(J), and §820(L) to Allow use of UUFB Funds for Recurring Expenses; Waiving 12 N.N.C. §820(O) to Allow an Equal Distribution of $25,000 to each Chapter

Legislation 0072-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee; Approving the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Funds, Division of Community Development (DCD) – Community Housing and Infrastructure Department (CHID), “DCD/CHID ARPA Housing Application and Eligibility Criteria”

March 2024

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning April 01, 2024

Legislation 0071-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development  Committee; Certifying Klagetoh Chapter’s Community-Based Land Use Plan Which has Reevaluated and Readjusted Klagetoh Chapter’s 2005 Community-Based Land Use Plan

Legislation 0070-24

An Action Relating to the Budget and Finance Committee; Approving Amendments to the Navajo Nation’s Fiscal Recovery Fund Application Procedures and Forms, as Approved in BFS-31-21 and as Amended in BFMY-08-23

Legislation 0069-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Approving the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Eugenia Charles-Newton’s Delegate Region (Chapter: Shiprock)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning March 28, 2024

Legislation 0068-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABID-59-23 and CAU-71-23 and CAP-08-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Casey Allen Johnson’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Cameron, Coalmine Canyon, Birdsprings, Leupp, Tolani Lake)

Emergency Legislation - Not Subject to 5 Day Comment Period

Legislation 0067-24

An Action Relating to an Emergency and the Navajo Nation Council; Amending Navajo Nation Council Resolution No. CJY-41-21, Section Seven, to Comply with U.S. Treasury’s Obligation Deadlines

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning March 27, 2024

Legislation 0066-24

An Action Relating to Resources and Development and Naabik’íyáti ’Committees: Confirming the Reappointment of Orlando Bowman to the Navajo Telecommunications Regulatory Commission for a Term of Four Years

Legislation 0065-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development and Naabik’íyáti’ Committees: Confirming the Reappointment of Nadine Clah to the Navajo Telecommunications Regulatory Commission for a Term of Four Years

Legislation 0064-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development and Naabik’íyáti ’Committees: Confirming the Reappointment of Norbert Nez to the Navajo Telecommunications Regulatory Commission for a Term of Four Years

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning March 25, 2024

Legislation 0063-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIJA-05-24 and NABIO-39-23 and CAU-75-23 and CJY-57-23 and CD-67-22, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Amber Kanazbah Crotty’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Cove, Toadlena/Two Grey Hills, Red Valley, Tooh Haltsooi’, Tse’ alnaozt’i’i’, Beclabito, Gadiiahi/To’Koi)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning March 21, 2024

Legislation 0062-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee and the Naabik’íyáti ’Committee: Amending CJA-01-21 and NABIJN-18-22 to Extend the Deadline for the Expenditure of Síhasin Funds for Chapter Heavy Equipment Purchases

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning March 20, 2024

Legislation 0061-24

An Action Relating to Resources and Development, Waiving the Telecommunication Tower Site Lease Consideration for Navajo Tribal Utility Authority’s Low Mountain South and Jedeezah Tower Site Leases Applications

Legislation 0060-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee; Approving a Waiver of Consideration for the Navajo Tribal Utility Authority (“NTUA”) for Certain Tribal Authorization Accesses and Telecommunication Tower Site Leases; and Amending Certain Tribal Authorization Accesses and Telecommunication Tower Site Leases Granted Since June 3, 2020 to Waive Consideration, Including any Consideration Assessed But Not Yet Paid by NTUA to the Navajo Nation

Legislation 0059-24

An Action Relating to the Law and Order Committee, Naabik’íyáti’ Committee, and the Navajo Nation Council; Confirming the Appointment of Michael Anderson as Division Director for the Navajo Nation Division of Public Safety

Legislation 0058-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee, and Budget and Finance Committee; Approving a Change to CAP-35-18, Exhibit D, Project No. 182, for the Churchrock Chapter by Amending the Project Description, Project Type and Project Duration

Legislation 0057-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee; Approving Amendments to RDCS-21-11 “Approving the Delegation of Authority to the Department Manager of the Navajo Land Department to Grant Rights-of-Way on Navajo Nation Trust Lands and Fee Lands; Approving the Departmental Administrative Rules and Regulations; and, the Terms and Conditions for the Delegation of Authority”

Legislation 0056-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee; Approving Amendments to RDCJN-17-20 “Tribal Authorization Access”

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning March 17, 2024

Legislation 0055-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending CAU-72-23 and CJY-51-23 and CAP-21-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Herman M. Daniels, Jr.’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Tsah Bii Kin, Navajo Mountain, Shonto Oljato)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning March 14, 2024

Legislation 0054-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee and the Budget and Finance Committee, Approving Amendments to the Fund Management Plan for the HOT/Tourism Fund and Waiving Other Inconsistent Committee Resolutions

Legislation 0053-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee and the Budget and Finance Committee; Accepting the Internal Audit of the Ts’ah Bii Kin Chapter and Approving the Ts’ah Bii Kin Chapter’s Proposed Corrective Action Plan

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning March 11, 2024

Legislation 0052-24

An Action Relating to Health, Education and Human Services; Approving 2024-2028 Navajo Nation School Board Apportionment Plan

Legislation 0051-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development and Budget and Finance Committees; Accepting the Internal Audit of the Greasewood Springs Chapter and Approving the Greasewood Springs Chapter’s Proposed Corrective Action Plan

Legislation 0050-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending CAU-73-23 and CMY-39-23 and CAP-11-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Steven R. Arviso’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Churchrock, Iyanbito, Mariano Lake, Pinedale, Smith Lake, Thoreau)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning March 07, 2024

Legislation 0049-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development and Budget and Finance Committees: Approving a Budget Modification in the amount of $1,108,500 to the Navajo Department of Fish and Wildlife, Business Unit 915008

Legislation 0048-24

An Action Relating to Law and Order, Resources and Development, and Naabik’íyáti’ Committee and the Navajo Nation Council, Approving an Amendment to 21 N.N.C § 9 (A) Replacing the Government Services Committee with the Resources and Development as the Standing Committee that Appoints Members to the Navajo Tribal Utility Authority Management Board

February 2024

Emergency Legislation - Not Subject to 5-Day Comment Period

Legislation 0047-24

An Action Relating to an Emergency for the Navajo Nation Council; Waiving 11 N.N.C § 3(C), Navajo Nation Primary Election Date; Setting July 30, 2024, as the 2024 Navajo Nation Primary Election Date for Year 2024 Only

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning February 29, 2024

Legislation 0046-24

An Act Relating to Law and Order, Resources and Development, and Naabik’íyáti’ Committees, and the Navajo Nation Council; Amending 2 N.N.C § 503, Meeting Day for the Resources and Development Committee

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning February 22, 2024

Legislation 0045-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Opposing States Decriminalization of the use of Peyote

Legislation 0044-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Supporting the Submission of the Navajo Nation’s Written Testimony to the United States Department of Justice, Office of Violence, as part of the Annual Tribal Consultation regarding the Tribal Victims Set-aside formula Grant Program for Fiscal Year 2024

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning February 20, 2024

Legislation 0043-24

An Action Relating to Resources and Development Committee; Approving a Lease for Apache County for the Apache County Ganado Road Yard, Parcel II

Legislation 0042-24

An Action Relating to Resources and Development and Budget and Finance Committees; Approving a Project Change in Resolution CAP-35-18 for Greasewood Chapter by Deleting the Master Tract Plan, Project No. D-102, in Year 2; and Adding Greasewood Springs Building Renovation in Year 3

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning February 14, 2024

Legislation 0041-24

An Action Relating to Resources and Development: Amending RDCAP-11-15 to Endorse the Addition of Tsé Chízhí Chapter in the Chuska Regional Council

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning February 12, 2024

Legislation 0040-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education, and Human Services Committee, the Resource and Development Committee, the Budget and Finance Committee, the Law and Order Committee, the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee and the Navajo Nation Council; Amending Rule 9(A) of the Rules of Order for Standing Committees of the Navajo Nation Council

Legislation 0039-24

An Action Relating to the Resource and Development Committee; The Budget and Finance Committee, the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $4,842,845.00 From the Síhasin Fund for the Construction of a New Cameron Chapter House Building; and Approving the Related Expenditure Plan

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning February 11, 2024

Legislation 0038-24

An Action Relating to the Resource and Development Committee; Approving a Surface Use Lease for Tuba City Regional Healthcare Corporation for Construction of the Ninety-Two Staff Housing Units For The New Echo Cliffs Health Center Facility

Legislation 0037-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee; Approving a Surface Use Lease for Tuba City Regional Healthcare Corporation for Construction of a Sewage Lagoon for the New Echo Cliffs Health Center and Associated Facilities

Legislation 0036-24

An Action Relating to the Resource and Development Committee; Approving a Surface Use Lease for Tuba City Regional Healthcare Corporation for Construction of the New Echo Cliffs Health Center Facility

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning February 08, 2024

Legislation 0035-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Supporting the State of New Mexico House Bill 68, Making an Appropriation to the Department of Transportation to Clear Cattle Guards on New Mexican Native American Nation, Tribe and Pueblo Lands

Legislation 0034-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Supporting and Requesting Amendments to New Mexico House Bill 39; “Making Appropriations to State Institutions of Higher Education, Tribal Colleges and the Public Education Department to Comply with the Court’s Rulings in the Consolidated Martinez and Yazzie V. The State of New Mexico Lawsuit by Improving Educational Outcomes for Certain Public School and Higher Education Students and Families.”

Legislation 0033-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Supporting New Mexico House Bill 67; “An Act Making An Appropriation to the Department of Health for County and Tribal Health Councils Statewide.”

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning February 07, 2024

Legislation 0032-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABID-53-23 and NABIO-37-23 and CJY-65-23 and CMY-42-23, The Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Danny Simpson’s Delegate Region (Chapters; Becenti, Lake Valley, Nahodishgish, Standing Rock, Whiterock, Huerfano, Nageezi, Crownpoint)

Legislation 0031-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee and the Budget and Finance Committee; Accepting the Internal Audit of the Littlewater Chapter and Approving the Littlewater Chapter‘s Proposed Corrective Action Plan

January 2024

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning February 06, 2024

Legislation 0030-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIN-43-23 and CJY-50-23 and CAP-12-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Norman M. Begay’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Alamo, Ramah, Tohajiilee)

Legislation 0029-24

An Action Relating to Resources and Development Committee; Approving the Navajo Nation Burial and Cemetery Regulations

Emergency Legislation - Not Subject to 5-Day Comment Period

Legislation 0028-24

An Action Relating to an Emergency for the Navajo Nation Council; Requesting Amendments to New Mexico House Bill 134 “Creating the Tribal Education Trust Fund; Providing Reporting Requirements; Creating the Tribal Education Trust Fund Disbursement Formula Task Force; Making Appropriations”

Legislation 0027-24

An Action Relating to an Emergency for the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $3,850,000 from the Unreserved, Undesigned Fund Balance (“UUFB”) for all 110 Chapters so they are ready to handle Emergencies in their Communities; Approving $2,147,317 from the UUFB for the Navajo Nation Department can adequately respond to Emergencies across the Navajo Nation ; Waiving 12 N.N.C. §820(E),§820(F),§820(J) and §820(L) to allow use of the UUFB for Recurring Expenses, and Waiving 12 N.N.C. §820(O) to allow for the $3,850,000 allocation to all 110 Chapters

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning February 01, 2024

Legislation 0026-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee and Navajo Nation Council; Amending Administrative Sections of Navajo Nation Council Resolutions NOS. CJY-41-21 and CJN-29-22 to Ensure the Full and Timely Obligation and Expenditure of All Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Funds by U.S Treasury Deadlines; Establishing Indirect Cost Recovery and Personnel-Operating Costs Recovery Reserves

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning January 31, 2024

Legislation 0025-24

An Action Relating to the Resource and Development Committee: Approving Amendments to the Homesite Lease Regulations 2016

Legislation 0024-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABID-57-23 and NABIO-27-23 and CMY-36-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Curtis Yanito’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Mexican Water, To’Likan, Tees Nos Pos, Aneth, Red Mesa)

Legislation 0023-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending CJY-54-23 and CMY-41-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Lomardo Aseret’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Klagetoh, Wide Ruins, Houck, Lupton, Nahata Dziil)

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning January 30, 2024

Legislation 0022-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIN-44-23 and NABIO-38-23 and CJY-67-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable George H. Tolth’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Littlewater, Pueblo Pintado, Torreon, Whitehorse Lake, Baca/Prewitt, Casamero Lake, Ojo Encino, Counselor)

Legislation 0021-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABID-51-23 and NABIO-28-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Rickie Nez’s Delegate Region (Chapters: T’iistoh Sikaad, Nenahnezad, Upper Fruitland, Tse’ Daa’ Kaan, Newcomb, San Juan)

Emergency Legislation - Not Subject to 5-Day Comment Period

Legislation 0020-24

An Action Relating to an Emergency for the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $965,485 from the Unreserved, Undesignated Fund Balance (“UUFB”) for the Navajo Election Administration for its Expenses in Preparation for the 2024 Navajo Nation Elections; Waiving 12 N.N.C §820 (E), §820 (F), §820 (J), and §820 (L)

Legislation 0019-24

An Action Relating to an Emergency and the Navajo Nation Council; Opposing Utah Senate Bill 57, “Utah Constitutional Sovereignty Act”; Urging the 2024 Utah Legislation to Vote Against Utah Bill 57

Legislation 0018-24

An Action Relating to an Emergency for the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $1,304,652.64 from the Unreserved, Undesignated Fund Balance (“UUFB”) for the 110 Navajo Nation Chapters to Replenish their Emergency Fund Accounts so they are Ready to Address Emergencies in their Communities; Waving 12 N.N.C §820 (E), §820 (F), §820 (J), and §820 (L) to Allow Use of the UUFB for Recurring Expenses

Legislation 0017-24

An Act Relating to an Emergency for the Navajo Nation Council; Approving Amendments to the Navajo Election Code at 11 N.N.C. §§ 25 and 145 by Authorizing Appointment by the Navajo Board of Election Supervisors for One Candidate Vacancy Filings in Special Elections and Designating Voting Hours in Special Elections

Legislation 0016-24

An Act Relating to an Emergency for the Navajo Nation Council; Amending Campaign Expense Provisions of the Navajo Election Code at §§ 201 Through 209 and §404

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning January 18, 2024

Legislation 0015-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIN-45-23 and CJY-64-23, the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Carl R. Slater’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Tsaile/Wheatfields, Lukachukai, Round Rock, Tséch’izhí, Rock Point)

Legislation 0014-24

An Action Relating to Naabik’íyáti’ Committee and Navajo Nation Council; Amending Navajo Nation Council Resolution No. CJN-29-22 to Include additional U.S. Department of Treasury Fiscal Recovery Funds Expenditure Categories; Waiving Navajo Nation Council Approval and Authorizing Administrative Approval of Amendments to the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Bathroom Additions Expenditure Plan to Include Additional Expenditure Categories

Legislation 0013-24

An Action Relating to Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Amending NABIO-39-23 and CAU-75-23 and CJY-57-23 and CD-67-22, The Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Amber Kanazbah Crotty’s Delegate Region (Chapters: Cove, Toadlena/Two Grey Hills. Red Valley, Tooh Haltsooi’, Tse’ Alnaozt’I’I, Beclabito, Gadiiahi/To’koi), To Include Additional Projects for this Delegate Region

Legislation 0012-24

An Action Relating to Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Approving the Navajo Nation Legislative Branch Media Policy & Procedures

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning January 17, 2024

Legislation 0011-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Approving and Adopting the Legislative Priorities of the Navajo Nation Relating to the State of Arizona for 2024

Legislation 0010-24

An Action Relating to the Budget and Finance Committee; Approving and Adopting the October 2023 Restructuring Term Sheet Prepared by Office of the Controller for Restructuring Gaming Loan to Navajo Nation Gaming Enterprise

Legislation 0009-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee, the Budget and Finance Committee, Naabik’íyáti’ Committee, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $17,628 from the Síhasin Fund to NTUA for the Construction of a Gas Service Line Extension for Glady’s Jones’ Residence in Ganado, Arizona; Approving the Related Expenditure Plan

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning January 16, 2024

Legislation 0008-24

An Action Relating to Budget and Finance, the Resources and Development Committee, the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $1,386,000 from the Síhasin Fund to the NTUA for the Construction of Approximately Two Miles of Waterline Extensions for 16 Families in the Kin Dah Lichii Chapter; Approving the Related Expenditure Plan

Legislation 0007-24

An Action Relating to Law and Order, Naabik’íyáti’ Committee and the Navajo Nation Council; Amending Campaign Expense Provisions of the Navajo Election Code at §§ 201 Through 209 and § 404

Legislation 0006-24

An Action Relating to Law and Order, Naabik’íyáti’ Committee and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving Amendments to the Navajo Election Code at 11 N.N.C. §§ 25 and 145 by Authorizing Appointments by the Navajo Board of Elections Supervisors for one Candidate Vacancy Filings in Special Elections and Designating Voting Hours in Special Elections

Legislation 0005-24

An Action Relating to the Resource and Development Committee; Approving the Grant of Right-of-Way and Temporary Construction Easement to Lybrook Mutual Domestic Water Consumers Association to Construct, Operate and Maintain the Water System Improvement Project Located on Navajo Nation Trust Lands in Nageezi Chapter (Rio Arriba County, New Mexico); Waiving Consideration and the Valuation Requirement Pursuant to Title 25 Code of Federal Regulations Section 169.110 (a)

Legislation 0004-24

An Action Relating to Health, Education, and Human Services Committee, the Budget and Finance Committee, the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $51,655 from the Unreserved, Undesignated Fund Balance (“UUFB”) for the Navajo Nation Washington Office Internship Program

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning January 10, 2024

Legislation 0003-24

An Action Relating to the Resources and Development Committee, the Budget and Finance Committee, the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee, and the Navajo Nation Council; Amending CJY-35-22 to Extend the Síhasin Funds Reversion Deadline for the Navajo, New Mexico Apartment/Multi-Purpose Complex Expenditure Plan

Eligible for Committee Action Beginning January 09, 2024

Legislation 0002-24

An Action Relating to the Health, Education, and Human Services, Budget and Finance, and Naabik’íyáti’ Committees, and the Navajo Nation Council; Approving $446,595 from the Unreserved, Undesignated Fund Balance for the Tohatchi Area of Opportunity and Services, Inc. for the Purchase of 11 New Vehicles to Provide Transportation Services for its Clients

Legislation 0001-24

An Action Relating to the Naabik’íyáti’ Committee; Approving the Navajo Nation Fiscal Recovery Fund Delegate Region Project Plan for Honorable Otto Tso’s Delegated Region (Chapter: To’ Nanees Dizi)