Legislative Resources

Search for Congressional staff with responsibilities for Tribal affairs, track proposed legislation, and review Congressional social media posts related to Indian Country and Indigenous people. 

Self-Governance Related Laws and Regulations

1975- Public Law 93-638 – Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Acthistoric-materials laws-regulations
1984- PL98-250- To make technical amendments to the ISDEAA.historic-materials laws-regulations
1988- PL100-472- Indian Self-Determination Amendments of 1987historic-materials laws-regulations
1991- PL 102-184: Tribal Self-Governance Demonstration Project Acthistoric-materials laws-regulations
1992- PL 102-573- Indian Health Amendments of 1992historic-materials laws-regulations
1994- PL 103-413- Indian Self-Determination Act Amendments of 1994historic-materials laws-regulations
1994- PL 103-435historic-materials laws-regulations
2000- 42 CFR Part 36 – Final Rule to Implement the Tribal Self-Governance Amendments of 2000laws-regulations
2000- Final DOI Regulations for Title IVlaws-regulationsdoi
2019- Practical Reforms and Other Goals To Reinforce the Effectiveness of Self-Governance and Self-Determination for Indian Tribes Actlaws-regulations
2020- PL116-180- Practical Reforms and Other Goals To Reinforce the Effectiveness of Self- Governance and Self-Determination for Indian Tribes Act of 2019laws-regulations
BIA List of Self-Governance Lawsinterior laws-regulations federal-agencies


Thursday, August 4

Download Day 4 Agenda


Wednesday, August 3

Download Day 3 Agenda Here


Tuesday, August 2

Download Day 2 Agenda

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

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

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)