Self-Governance Communication & Education Tribal Consortium

SGAC Letters and Policy

SGAC provides comments and recommendations during regular advisory meetings and in written communication to the Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs or other agency leaders. Below is an archive of letters and recommendations provided from 2014 through 2017.

2014-2017 SGAC Correspondence

Date Sent/ReceivedAddressed ToTopic/Issue
July 18, 2017The Honorable Ryan Zinke
Secretary
U.S. Department of the Interior
Comments on the Department of the Interior’s Implementation of Executive Order 13871 “Comprehensive Plan for Reorganizing the Executive Branch”
June 5, 2017The Honorable Ryan Zinke
Secretary
U.S. Department of the Interior
Invitation to the DOI Self-Governance Advisory Committee, July 20, 2017,
Washington, DC
April 10, 2017Elizabeth K. Appel
Director
Office of Regulatory Affairs & Collaborative Action – Indian Affairs
Department of the Interior
Comments on ANPRM for 25 CFR Part 140, Traders With Indians
December 5, 2016Lawrence S. Roberts
Acting Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs
Department of the Interior
Contract Support Costs Policy
October 5, 2016Michael L. Connor
Deputy Secretary
Department of the Interior
Comments on the Implementation of the Indian Trust Asset Reform Act
September 1, 2016Lawrence S. Roberts
Acting Assistance Secretary – Indian Affairs
Office of Budget and Performance Management
Comments on the Proposed Revisions to the Department of Interior’s (DOI)
Strategic Plan for FY2018-2022
June 14, 2016Lawrence Roberts, Acting Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs
Bureau of Indian Affairs
U.S. Department of the Interior
BIA Proposed Draft Contract Support Costs Policy
April 21, 2015Kevin Washburn, Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs, DOICommunication and Coordination with SG Tribes
April 3, 2015Michael S. Black, Director, Bureau of Indian Affairs, Office of the Assistant Secretary-IABudget
March 2, 2015W. Ron Allen, Chairman, DOI Self-Governance Advisory CommitteeAdvisory Committee Business
February 9, 2015W. Ron Allen, Chairman, DOI Self-Governance Advisory CommitteeAdvisory Committee Business
February 9, 2015W. Ron Allen, Chairman, DOI Self-Governance Advisory CommitteeTiwahe Initiative