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JANUARY GENERAL SESSION

Monday, January 6, 2014
#14-001PDF iconResolution - Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O'odham Nation for January 2014
#14-002PDF iconResolution - Approving Regional References Changes for Enrolled Members in Accordance with 27 Tohono O'odham Code Chapter 1
#14-003PDF iconResolution - Amending Enrollment Resolution List January 2014 Nos. 23-81, 412-87, 97-036, 97-256, 97-322, 98-034, 98-123, 98-174, 98-294, 98-429, 99-475, 2000-083, 01-355, 04-212, 05-301, 09-575, 11-282, 12-180, and 13-431 to Correct Names of Enrollment Applicants and/or Roll Numbers
#14-004PDF iconResolution - Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for January 2014 of Tohono O'odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest held in Trust on their behalf by Wells Fargo Bank
#14-005PDF iconResolution - Approving the Certification of the Tohono O'odham Eligible Adult Members Listing for Third Per Capita 79th Approved Listing Payout Distribution
#14-006PDF iconResolution - Approving the Certification of Additional Tohono O'odham Nation Eligible Adult Members for the Fourth Per Capita Distribution
#14-007PDF iconResolution - Amending Resolution No. 13-395 "Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for October, 2013 of Tohono O'odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest held in Trust on their behalf by Wells Fargo Bank"
#14-008PDF iconResolution - Amending Resolution No. 13-435 "Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for November, 2013 of Tohono O'odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest held in Trust on their behalf by Wells Fargo Bank"
#14-009PDF iconResolution - Approving the Amendment No. 1 for FY 2014 Professional Services Agreement between the Tohono O'odham Nation and the University of Arizona, Arizona Center on Aging
#14-010PDF iconResolution - Authorizing Hewel Ni'ok to expend the Dedicated Revenue Account 044-14-1071 for Fiscal Year 2014
#14-011PDF iconResolution - Approving the FY 2014 Professional Services Agreement with Tucson Unified School District-Soleng Tom Enrichment Program
#14-012PDF iconResolution - Approving the Tohono O'odham Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Behavioral Health, FY 2014 Methamphetamine Suicide Prevention Initiative (MSPI) Budget Amendment 1, Account 200-14-6243
Tuesday, January 7, 2014
#14-013PDF iconLegislative Order - Setting January 16, 2014 Special Session to Review District Audit
Wednesday, January 8, 2014
#14-014PDF iconResolution - Approval of the Emergency Funding Allocation from Indian Health Services Carry forward budget for FY 14 of $34,065.81 for addressing the Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (RMSF)
#14-015PDF iconResolution - Authorizing Execution of "Private Supplemental Reward Agreement" with 88-Crime, Inc.
#14-016PDF iconResolution - Appointing Representative Frances Miguel to the International Sonoran Desert Alliance Board of Directors as the Nation's Representative
#14-017PDF iconResolution - Accepting and Approving Additional funding for the Cooperative Agreement L12AC20578 between the Tohono O'odham Nation and US Bureau of Land Management, Expend a $100,000.00 award, and Approving the Solid Waste Management Program FY 2014 budget
Thursday, January 9, 2014
Presentation and Tour of the Archie Hendricks Skilled Nursing Facility
Friday, January 10, 2014
#14-018PDF iconResolution - Approving Pisinemo District FY 2014 Apportionment of Mining Royalty Budget in the amount of $83,957.14
#14-019PDF iconResolution - Approving Pisinemo District FY 2014 Budget from Bank of America Savings Account in the amount of $64,306.91
#14-020PDF iconResolution - Approving Chukut Kuk District FY 2014 Mining Royalties to be Deposited in an Investment Account
#14-021PDF iconResolution - Approving Ak Komelik Community FY 2014 Budget Amendment No. 1
#14-022PDF iconResolution - Nominating Representative Michael Flores to Serve as a Delegate At-Large on the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention/Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (CDC/ATSDR) Tribal Advisory Committee (TAC)
Monday, January 13, 2014 Emergency Session
#14-023PDF iconResolution - Transferring Financial Management Functions and Funds of the Hia-Ced District to the Tohono O'odham Nation
#14-024PDF iconLegislative Order - Updating Legislative Order No. 13-241 Making Committee Assignments
Thursday, January 16, 2014 Special Session
#14-025PDF iconResolution - Authorizing the Purchase of Certificates of Purchase for Nineteen Mining claims

FEBRUARY GENERAL SESSION

Monday, February 3, 2014
#14-026PDF iconResolution - Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O'odham Nation for February 2014
#14-027PDF iconResolution - Recognition of Relinquishment from membership in the Tohono O'odham Nation for the month of February 2014
#14-028PDF iconResolution - Approving Regional Reference Changes for Enrolled Members in Accordance with 27 Tohono O'odham Code Chapter 1
#14-029PDF iconResolution - Amending Enrollment Resolution List February 2014 Nos. 37-80, 41-82, 40-84, 260-86, 96-129, 96-182, 96-260, 97-256, 97-322, 97-480, 98-429, 99-311, 99-475, 2000-343, 01-133, 04-109, 07-075, 11-282 and 13-109 to Correct Names of Enrollment Applicants and/or Roll Numbers
#14-030PDF iconResolution - Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for February, 2014 of Tohono O'odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest Held in Trust on Their Behalf by Wells Fargo Bank
#14-031PDF iconResolution - Amending Resolution No. 14-004 "Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for January 2014 of Tohono O'odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest Held in Trust on Their Behalf by Wells Fargo Bank"
#14-032PDF iconResolution - Approval and Acceptance of the Arizona Department of Emergency and Military Affairs, Arizona Division of Emergency Management, FFY 2013 Emergency Management Performance Grant (EMPG), Grant No. EMW-2013-EP-000024 in the amount of $10,000
#14-033PDF iconResolution - Accepting the US Department of Homeland Security, FEMA, 2013 Tribal Homeland Security Grant Program (THSGP, Grant Award No. EMW-2013-SS-00040 in the amount of $635,000 and Approving the attached FY 2014 Budget for $456,371.18
#14-034PDF iconLegislative Order - Amending Tohono O'odham Legislative Council Calendar June 2013 - June 2014
#14-035PDF iconResolution - Approving Fiscal Year 2014 Ge Oidag Community Budget Amendment #1
#14-036PDF iconResolution - Authorizing Additional Financial Support to Arizona's for Tribal Government Gaming
Tuesday, February 4, 2014
#14-037PDF iconResolution - Appointing Amy Courson as a Judge Pro Tempore to the Tohono O'odham Judicial Court
#14-038PDF iconResolution - Appointing Robert A. Hershey as a Judge Pro Tempore to the Tohono O'odham Judicial Court
#14-039PDF iconResolution - Approving the Gu Achi District's Fiscal Year 2014 Budget Amendment #1 for the Gu Achi District Administration
#14-040Resolution - Approving carry forward of unexpended FY 2013 funds in the amount of $2,881,794.44 into FY 2014 for the Tohono O'odham Nation Fire Department
#14-041PDF iconResolution - Acceptance of the FY14 Public Health and Emergency Preparedness (PHEP) IGA #ADHS11-005790 Amendment #4 from Arizona Department of Health Services (ADHS) and Approving the FY2014 Budget Amendment #1 for PHEP Bioterrorism Account #600-14-6211
#14-042PDF iconResolution - Acceptance of the FY14 Family Violence Prevention and Services award from the U.S. Department of Human Services Administration for Children and Families FY 2014 and Approving Budget Amendment No. 1, Account #300.14.6295
#14-043PDF iconResolution - Approving the Tohono O'odham Nation's Department of Natural Resources Wildlife and Vegetation Management Program FY 2014 Budget to Conduct Jaguar Surveying and Monitoring on the Tohono O'odham Nation in the amount of $103,526.80
#14-044PDF iconResolution - Appointing Representative Diana Manuel as the IHS Tucson Area Tribal Leaders Diabetes Committee Representative and Representative Racheal Vilson-Stoner as Alternate
Wednesday, February 5, 2014
#14-045PDF iconResolution - DEFEATED - Approving Amendments to "Tohono O'odham Nation Board Appointment Guidelines"
#14-046PDF iconResolution - Approving Amendments to "Tohono O’odham Nation Board Appointment Guidelines"
Thursday, February 6, 2014
#14-047PDF iconResolution - Accepting and Approving the Reports Required by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, a Stand Alone 2013 Audit of Hewel Ni'oki, Operators and Managers of KOHN FM, a Licensed Non-Commercial Educational Radio Station; Financial Statements for the Year Ended September 30, 2013 and Authorizing its Distribution
#14-048Resolution - Approving Fiscal Year 2014 Gu-Vo Community Budget Amendment No. 1 to Carry over FY'2012 into FY'2014 in the amount of $26,196.00 and Ali Chugk Community Budget Amendment No. 1 to Carry over FY'2013 into FY'2014 in the amount of $34,591.35
#14-049PDF iconResolution - Reaffirming Representative Arthur Wilson's Appointment to the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Tribal Technical Advisory Committee and Appointing Representative Loretta Lewis as Alternate
#14-050PDF iconResolution - Approving Amendment No. 1 to Attorney Contract with the Law Firm of Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr, LLP, for FY 2014
#14-051PDF iconResolution - Approving Amendment No. 1 to Attorney Contract with the Law Firm of Garvey Schubert Barer for FY 2014
#14-052PDF iconResolution - Acceptance and Approval of the FY 2014 budget under the United States Department of Homeland Security, Arizona Department of Homeland Security FFY 2013 Operation Stonegarden Grant Program Award, Grant Agreement No. 130431-01 in the amount of $290,000.00
#14-053PDF iconResolution - Acceptance and Approval of the FY 2014 budget under United States Department of Homeland Security, Arizona Department of Homeland Security FY 2013 Operation Stonegarden Grant Award, Grant Agreement 130431-02 for Equipment in the amount of $41,700.00
#14-054PDF iconResolution - Approval of the extension of funds for the Department of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Project Safe Neighborhood Indian Country Pilot Program Grant, Grant #2009-GP-BX-0096 FY 2014 budget in the amount of $1,040.26
#14-055PDF iconResolution - Requesting JP Morgan Chase Bank NA to Suspend All Activity on the Hia-Ced District Accounts and Transfer All Funds to the Tohono O'odham Nation
Friday, February 7, 2014
Adjournment

MARCH GENERAL SESSION

Monday, March 3, 2014
#14-056PDF iconResolution - Authorizing the approval and Acceptance of the Environmental Protection Agency FY 2014 Grant Award TX-99T01901-0, in the amount $75,000.00
#14-057PDF iconResolution - Approving a Revocable License Agreement for ambient air monitoring between the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Tohono O'odham Nation
#14-058PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2014 Budget for the Water Projects Office Funded by SAWRSA Trust Fund
#14-059PDF iconResolution - Adopting TERO March 2014 Amendments to 13 Tohono O'odham Code Chapter 1 – Tribal Employment Rights and Amending Resolution No. 13-354
#14-060PDF iconResolution - Removing TERO Commissioners
#14-061PDF iconResolution - Approval of Amendment No. 1 to the FY 2014 Tribal Law Enforcement Budget
#14-062PDF iconResolution - Acceptance of grant no. 2013-UM-WX-0010 and approval of the FY 2014 Budget for the U.S. Department of Justice, Community Oriented Policing Services Hiring Program Grant
#14-063PDF iconResolution - Acceptance and approval of the U.S. Department of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, Tribal Resource Grant Program – Equipment/Training, Grant #2013HEWX0006 FY 2014 Budget
#14-064PDF iconResolution - Approval of Amendment 1 to the FY 2014 638 Law Enforcement Budget
#14-065PDF iconResolution - Approval FY 2014 Legislative Branch Budget Amendment No. 2
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
#14-066PDF iconResolution - Approving Amendment 1 to the Water Resources Department FY2014 budget 100-14-4500 for a new total budget of $118,765.15
#14-067PDF iconResolution - Approving Amendment 1 to the Water Resources Department FY2014 Budget 700-14-4510 to freeze the Hydrology Technician Position
#14-068PDF iconResolution - Approving Amendment #1 to the Intergovernmental Agreement with the Arizona Department of Economic Security Planned Social Services Block Grant Title XX Program
#14-069PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2014 Budget Amendment #1 Utilizing Mining Royalties in the amount of $15,856.95 for South Komelic Community
#14-070PDF iconResolution - Approving extending 50/50 Grant Program for Baboquivari District ending date to August 2014
#14-071PDF iconResolution - Approving Chukut Kuk District FY2014 Budget Amendment No. 1
#14-072PDF iconResolution - Appropriating Funds and Approving a Budget for the Purpose of Paying Social Security and Medicare Taxes Owed to the Internal Revenue Services for Tax Years 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2013
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
#14-073Resolution - Approving the Appointment of Mr. Jerry Derrick as Executive Director for the Tohono O'odham Gaming Office
#14-074PDF iconResolution - Approving the Re-appointment of Angelina Listo to the Tohono O'odham Gaming Enterprise Management Board
#14-075PDF iconResolution - Approving the Re-appointment of Jacob C. Moore to the Tohono O'odham Gaming Enterprise Management Board
#14-076PDF iconResolution - Approving the Appointment of Anthony S. Martires to the Tohono O'odham Gaming Enterprise Management Board
#14-077PDF iconResolution - Approving the Re-appointment of Shelia M. Espino to the Tohono O'odham Gaming Enterprise Management Board
#14-078PDF iconResolution - Approving the Appointment of Ryan G. Claw to the Tohono O'odham Gaming Enterprise Management Board
#14-079PDF iconResolution - Approving the Re-appointment of Edward M. Francisco to the Tohono O'odham Gaming Enterprise Management Board
#14-080PDF iconResolution - Approving the Re-appointment of Eddie F. Brown to the Tohono O'odham Gaming Enterprise Management Board
#14-081PDF iconResolution - Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O'odham Nation for March 2014
#14-082PDF iconResolution - Recognition of Relinquishment from membership in the Tohono O'odham Nation for the month of March 2014
#14-083PDF iconResolution - Approving Regional Reference Changes for Enrolled Members in Accordance with 27 Tohono O'odham Code Chapter 1
#14-084PDF iconResolution - Amending Enrollment Resolution List March 2014 Nos. 114-80, 83-83, 164-83, 27-84, 282-87, 412-87, 96-483, 97-460, 99-140, 99-200, 99-633, 01-050, 01-094, 09-008 and 11-362 to Correct Names of Enrollment Applicants and/or Roll Numbers)
#14-085PDF iconResolution - Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for March, 2014 of Tohono O'odham Eligible Minor Members and Authorizing Distribution of the Per Capita Payments and Interest Held in Trust on Their Behalf by Wells Fargo Bank
#14-086PDF iconResolution - Accepting Certification of Eligible Adult Members and Authorizing the Initial Expenditure of Funds for Per Capita Payments under the Initiative
#14-087PDF iconResolution - Accepting Certification of Eligible Adult Members and Authorizing the Initial Expenditure of Funds for Per Capita Payments under the Second Per Capita Plan
#14-088PDF iconResolution - Approving the Certification of the Tohono O'odham Eligible Adult Members Listing for Third Per Capita 80th Approved Listing Payout Distribution
#14-089PDF iconResolution - Approving the Certification of Additional Tohono O'odham Nation Eligible Adult Members for the Fourth Per Capita Distribution
#14-090PDF iconResolution - Approving Apparatus Parking Agreement Between the Nation and Drexel Heights Fire District
Thursday, March 6, 2014
#14-091PDF iconResolution - Approving the Appointment of Mr. Benjamin L. Pintor as Executive Director for the Human Resources Office
#14-092PDF iconResolution - Approving San Lucy District FY 2014 Mining Royalties Distribution Budget
#14-093PDF iconResolution - Approving Senior Services FY 2014 Title VI Part A, Title VI Part C and Title VI Nutrition Service Incentive Program (NSIP) Budgets Amendment #1
#14-094PDF iconResolution - Approving FY 2014 Carry Forward Budget Amendment #1 for PY12/FY13 One Stop Division of the Education Department with the Arizona Department of Economic Security
#14-095PDF iconResolution - Acceptance of the Department of Health and Human Services, Indian Health Service Office of Grant Management (OGM) Cooperative Agreement, Enhancing HIV/AIDS Screening and Patient Navigation Project Award No. D9211HS0010-01-00 and approval of FY2014 Budget
#14-096PDF iconLegislative Order - Adopting Tohono O'odham Legislative Council Calendar June 2014 – June 2015
#14-097Resolution - FAILED - Adopting "March 2014 Technical Amendments" to 12 Tohono O'odham Code Chapter 1 – Elections
Friday, March 7, 2014
#14-098PDF iconResolution - Approving Amendment #1 to the Natural Resources Department's Tohono O'odham Nation Cultural Center & Museum FY 2014 Budget
#14-099PDF iconResolution - Approving an Intergovernmental Agreement between the Northwest Fire District and the Tohono O'odham Nation
#14-100PDF iconResolution - Authorizing Legal Representation
#14-101PDF iconResolution - Approving Amendment No. 1 to FY 2014 General Federal Lobbying Contract with Denton's US LLP
Wednesday, March 26, 2014 Emergency Session
#14-102PDF iconResolution - Authorizing Execution of Documents for the Low Income Housing Tax Credit Program
#14-103PDF iconResolution - Approving Tohono O'odham Ki:Ki Association's Request for a Fifty-Year Extension of the 1971 Lease, 1978 Lease, and 1982 Lease
#14-104PDF iconLegislative Order - Adopting "Tohono O'odham Legislative Council Removal Hearing Procedures" and Setting Removal Hearing on Accusation Filed Against Hia-Ced District Officials

APRIL GENERAL SESSION

Friday, April 11, 2014
#14-147PDF iconLegislative Order - Denying Accused Hia-Ced District Officials' Motion to Dismiss Removal Accusation
#14-148PDF iconLegislative Order - Denying Accused Hia-Ced District Officials' Motion to Continue Removal Hearing
Monday, April 14, 2014
#14-149PDF iconLegislative Order - Rulings on Accusers' Removal Hearing Motions
April 15 - 17, 2014, Hia-Ced District Officials Removal Hearing
#14-151PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Chairwoman Christina B. Andrews Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count I of the Accusation
#14-152PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Chairwoman Christina B. Andrews Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count II of the Accusation
#14-153PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Chairwoman Christina B. Andrews Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count III of the Accusation
#14-154PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Chairwoman Christina B. Andrews Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count IV of the Accusation
#14-155PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Vice-Chairman Fernando Martinez Sr. Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count I of the Accusation
#14-156PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Vice-Chairman Fernando Martinez Sr. Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count II of the Accusation
#14-157PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Vice-Chairman Fernando Martinez Sr. Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count III of the Accusation
#14-158PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Vice-Chairman Fernando Martinez Sr. Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count IV of the Accusation
#14-159PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Sherry Serventi Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count I of the Accusation
#14-160PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Sherry Serventi Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count II of the Accusation
#14-161PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Sherry Serventi Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count III of the Accusation
#14-162PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Sherry Serventi Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count IV of the Accusation
#14-163PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Brenda Faville Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count I of the Accusation
#14-164PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Brenda Faville Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count II of the Accusation
#14-165PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Brenda Faville Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count III of the Accusation
#14-166PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Brenda Faville Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count IV of the Accusation
#14-167PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Delphina Cameron Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count I of the Accusation
#14-168PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Delphina Cameron Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count II of the Accusation
#14-169PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Delphina Cameron Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count III of the Accusation
#14-170PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Delphina Cameron Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count IV of the Accusation
#14-171PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Virginia Garcia Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count I of the Accusation
#14-172PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Virginia Garcia Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count II of the Accusation
#14-173PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Virginia Garcia Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count III of the Accusation
#14-174PDF iconLegislative Order - Finding Hia-Ced District Representative Virginia Garcia Not Guilty of a Removable Offense as Alleged in Count IV of the Accusation


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