TRIBAL CONSULTATION ANNOUNCEMENT: Updates to NAGPRA Regulations

The Department of the Interior (Department) is planning to propose updates to its Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act (NAGPRA) regulations at 43 C.F.R. part 10 and invites you to consult on its draft proposal prior to publication.

Dates for Consultation

Monday, August 9, 2021
3 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET
Please register in advance for this session at:
https://www.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJItdO2urDMqHvGkFoNAIFXU72fJavx6I3w

Friday, August 13, 2021
l :30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. ET
Please register in advance for this session at:
https://www.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJIsdOyurj4vHeAQAZJm_mMiw3Exg4KojmQ

Monday, August 16, 2021
3 p.m. to 6 p.m. ET
Please register in advance for this session at:
https://www.zoomgov.com/meeting/register/vJIsc-mrrjsrEpw8ef3mxw8-w-TfpqAkQfw

If you would like to provide written comments, please email them to nagpra_info@nps.gov by August 31, 2021, 11:59 p.m. ET.

Agenda

Thursday, August 4

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Wednesday, August 3

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Agenda

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)