Health and Human Services

Title VI: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Self-Governance Tribal Federal Workgroup

HHS created a Self-Governance Tribal Federal Workgroup (SGTFW) to assist HHS to: (1) Prioritize the HHS programs that Tribes wish to include in a feasibility study or demonstration projection, if statutorily authorized; (2) Develop detailed recommendations to overcome legal and logistical barriers to Self-Governance expansion; and, (3) Identify the benefits that Tribes seek to achieve …

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Title VI: TRIBAL SELF-GOVERNANCE DEMONSTRATION FEASIBILITY STUDY (2003)

Title VI of the Indian Self Determination and Education Assistance Act (Public Law 93-638, as amended), requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to conduct a study on the feasibility of a tribal self-governance demonstration project for appropriate programs, services, functions and activities of the agency and to submit a report of this …

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2013- Inter-agency MOU on Water and Wastewater Support

MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING among the DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, and the ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY to better coordinate the FEDERAL GOVERNMENT EFFORTS IN PROVIDING INFRASTRUCTURE AND PROMOTING SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES TO SUPPORT THE PROVISION OF SAFE DRINKING WATER AND BASIC SANITATION IN …

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2016- CRS Report: An Overview of Indian Health Service

Summary: “The IHS provides an array of medical services, including inpatient, ambulatory, emergency, dental, public health nursing, and preventive health care. The IHS does not have a defined medical benefit package that includes or excludes specific health services or health conditions. The majority of IHS facilities provide outpatient care, focusing on primary and preventive care …

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Agenda

Thursday, August 4

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Wednesday, August 3

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Tuesday, August 2

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7:30 am
Registration (Location: Sequoia)

9:00 am
Posting of Colors (Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom)

9:05 am
Welcome & Opening Prayer

9:10 am
Time of Reflection

9:25 am
Welcome & Opening Message from SGCETC Board of Directors 

9:30 am
Welcome from Tribal Nations within California and Discussion of Hot  Topics

10:15 am
Discussion with Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Bryan Newland

10:30 am
Break

10:45 am
Establishing the Bay Area American Indian Cultural District

11:00 am
COVID Update and Indian Health Service Initiatives to Improve Health and Wellbeing

11:30 am
International Decade (2022 – 2032) of Indigenous Language Preservation

11:45 am
Lunch Break

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Breakout Sessions

 2:00 pm – 2:15 pm
Networking Break

2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Breakout Sessions

3:30 pm- 3:45 pm
Break

3:45 pm
Threats to Tribal Sovereignty: Protecting the Indian Child Welfare Act

(Location: Grand Peninsula Ballroom)

4:05 pm
Self-Governance Updates from DOI, IHS, and DOT

4:45 pm
Tiwahe Initiative – Federal Updates

 

Additional Meetings and Activities

11:30 am – 5:00 pm
DOI SGDB Training Room (Sand Pebble D)

11:30 am – 5:00 pm
Individual Meetings with OSG Staff- Open (Board Rooms 3 & 4)

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Tribal Caucus for the Food Distribution Program for Indian Reservations Consultation Meeting (Cypress A)