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2020 RESOLUTIONS OF THE TOHONO O’ODHAM LEGISLATIVE COUNCIL

JANUARY GENERAL SESSION

Monday, January 6, 2020


#20-001Resolution – Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for January 2020
#20-002Resolution – Recognition of Relinquishment from membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for the month of January 2020
#20-003Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 67-82, 49-83, 127-83, 129-83, 61-90, 97-144, 02-003, 03-153, 03-301, 05-607, 07-075, 11-001, 18-098 and 18-146 to Reflect Legal Name Changes of Enrolled Members
#20-004Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 32-80, 99-039, 2000-397, 02-241, 02-280, 02-508, 03-057, 03-280, 03-301, 04-109, 05-472 and 07-362 to Correct Names of Enrolled Members and/or Enrollment Numbers
#20-005Resolution – Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for January 2020 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
#20-006Resolution – Approving the Certification of and Distribution to A Tohono O’odham Nation Eligible Adult Member for the Fourth Per Capita Distribution for January 2020
20-007Resolution – Approving FY 2020 San Lucy District Community, and Maintenance and Diabetes Departments Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-008Resolution – Approving and Appropriating a One-Time $15,000 Sponsorship for Miss Indian Rodeo Queen
#20-009Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Public Safety Fire Department Budget Amendment No. 1

Tuesday, January 7, 2020


RECESS

Wednesday, January 8, 2020


#20-010Resolution – Approving the Appointment of Jerry Derrick as Executive Director of the Gaming Office
#20-011Resolution – Approving the Appointment of Theoria Campillo as Nation’s Chief Administrative Officer
#20-012Resolution – Approving the Appointment of Ryan Claw as Nation’s Treasurer
#20-013Resolution – DEFEATED – Approving the Appointment of Alex Cruz as Department of Natural Resources Executive Director
#20-014Resolution – Approving the Appointment of Veronica Geronimo as Nation’s Department of Health and Human Services Executive Director

Thursday, January 9, 2020


NO ACTIONS

Friday, January 10, 2019


#20-015Resolution – Approving the Appointment of Malcolm Lewis as Nation’s Department of Public Safety Executive Director

Monday, January 13, 2020


#20-016Resolution – Approving the Mutual Protection and Law Enforcement Agreement between the Tohono O’odham Nation and the City Of Glendale
#20-017Resolution – Approving the Intergovernmental Agreement between the City of Glendale and the Tohono O’odham Nation for Detention Services
#20-018Resolution – Approving Amendment to the “Certified Treasury Management Resolutions and Limited Waiver of Sovereign Immunity” to Update the Names of the current Chairman and Vice Chairwoman as Authorized Signers
#20-019Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Health and Human Services Bureau of Indian Affairs Family Preservation Program Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-020Resolution – Authorizing the Tohono O’odham Ki:Ki Association to Submit a 2019-2020 Indian Community Development Block Grant Application for Construction of the Hanam Ki:K Community Gymnasium and Recreational Complex
#20-021Resolution – Supporting the Establishment of and Appropriating Funds for the Tohono O’odham Community College’s O’odham Language Center
#20-022Resolution – Approving a 5-Year Agricultural Lease between the Tohono O’odham Nation and Secretary of the Interior (Co-Lessors), and the San Xavier Cooperative Association, Inc. (Lessee)
#20-023Resolution – Consenting to the Renewal of the Tucson Electric Power Company Electrical Transmission Right-of-Way across the San Xavier District
#20-024Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Chukut Kuk District West Villages Community Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-025Resolution – Approving an Accounts Receivable Write-Off for the Former Hia-Ced District

Tuesday, January 14, 2020


#20-026Resolution – Approving a Common Interest Confidentiality Agreement between the United States and the Tohono O’odham Nation
#20-027Legislative Order – Setting January 17, 2020 Special Session to Address Approving a Loan Agreement, Term Loan Agreement and Security Agreement between the Tohono O’odham Farming Authority and Bank of America

Friday, January 17, 2020 Special Session


#20-028Resolution – Relating to a Loan Transaction Among the Tohono O’odham Farming Authority, as Borrower, and Bank of America, N.A., as Lender
#20-029Resolution – Approving and Authorizing an Execution of Agreement
#20-030Legislative Order – Setting January 30, 2020 Special Session to Address Health Related Items by the Department of Health and Human Services
#20-031Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Education Administration Supplemental Budget
#20-032Resolution – Amending Resolution No. 19-342 to Correct Budget Amount
#20-033Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Planning and Economic Development Department Roads Program Project PIR 21(4) Santa Cruz to Papago Farms Budget Amendment No. 1

Thursday, January 30, 2020 Special Session


#20-034Resolution – Approving the Planning and Economic Development Department Contract for Construction Between Tohono O’odham Nation and FNF Construction Inc.

FEBRUARY GENERAL SESSION

Monday, February 3, 2020


RECESS

Tuesday, February 4, 2020


#20-035Resolution – Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for February 2020
#20-036Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 93-305 and 01-589 to Reflect Legal Name Changes of Enrolled Members
#20-037Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 02-332, 02-508, 03-003, 03-280, 04-109, 05-472, and 07-236 to Correct Names of Enrolled Members and/or Enrollment Numbers
#20-038Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution No. 05-607, “Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for October 2005,” to Delete Member who was Approved Twice
#20-039Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 76-83, 84-83, 128-83, 165-83, 185-83, 07-84, 28-84, 40-84, 908-85, 2000-297, 08-457 to Delete Members who were Approved Twice and/or Correct Names and/or Enrollment Numbers of those same members
#20-040Resolution – Amending Resolution No. 18-271 and 19-449 “Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for August 2018 and December 2019 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”
#20-041Resolution – Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for February 2020 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
#20-042Resolution – Approving an Addition to the Master List for Minor Eligible Members for the Third Per Capita Distribution and Authorizing the Transfer of Funds to Set up A Trust Account at Wells Fargo Bank
#20-043Legislative Order – Setting February 18, 2020 Special Session for a Tour of the Nation’s Desert Diamond West Valley Resort and Casino
#20-044Resolution – Approving a Purchase and Sale Agreement for Long Term Storage Credits Between the Tohono O’odham Nation and the Arizona Water Banking Authority

Wednesday, February 5, 2020


#20-045Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Health and Human Services Division of Community Health Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-046Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Health and Human Services Division of Child Welfare Title IV-B Subpart One and Subpart Two Budget Amendments No. 1
#20-047Legislative Order – Approving the March 25, 2013 Special Session Minutes
#20-048Legislative Order – Approving the September 9, 10, 11, 12 and 13, 2019 General Session Minutes Approving the September 23, 2019 Special Session and October 14, 15, 16, and 17, 2019 General Session Minutes

Thursday, February 6, 2020


#20-049Resolution – Appointing David M. Osterfeld to the Tohono O’odham Judicial Court
#20-050Resolution – Accepting and Approving the FY 2019 Hewel Ñi’okĭ Auditor’s Report and Authorizing its Distribution

Friday, February 7, 2020


#20-051Resolution – Supporting Dr. Felina Cordova-Marks’ “Urban American Indian Caregivers: Cancer and Non-Cancer Caregivers” Research Proposal
#20-052Resolution – Accepting U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration Tribal Opioid Response Grant Program Supplemental Award and Approving FY 2020 Department of Health and Human Services Division of Behavioral Health Tribal Opioid Response Program Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-053Resolution – Accepting the United States Department of Justice Office of Justice Programs Enhancement of the Tohono O’odham Nation Police Department’s SORNA Program No Cost Extension, Award No. 2017-AW-BX-0049 and Approving the FY 2020 Budget
#20-054Resolution – Nominating Representative Daniel L.A. Preston III as the Tribal Technical Advisory Group Tucson Area Representative and Representative Marietta Martin as Alternate
#20-055Resolution – Reaffirming Resolution No. 19-442 and Nominating Representative Evelyn Juan Manuel as Alternate to Representative Daniel L.A. Preston, III on the Secretary’s Tribal Advisory Committee
#20-056Resolution – Amending Resolution No. 19-347, Approving FY 2020 Baboquivari District Budgets
#20-057Resolution – Approving FY 2020 General Support Services Human Resources Department “Get Fit. Don’t Quit! Spotlight Awards” Apedag Budget
#20-058Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Education Child Care and Development Fund Discretionary Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-059Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Sells District Cowlic Community Mining Royalties Budget
#20-060Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Sells District Budgets
#20-061Resolution – Resolution Supporting Arizona House Bill 2246 – AHCCCS Services; Diabetes Management
#20-062Legislative Order – Amending Legislative Order No. 20-043 “Setting February 18, 2020 Special Session for a Tour of the Nation’s Desert Diamond West Valley Resort and Casino” to Begin Roll Call at 1:30 p.m.

MARCH GENERAL SESSION

Monday, March 2, 2020


#20-063Resolution – Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for March 2020
#20-064Resolution – Recognition of Relinquishment from membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for the month of March 2020
#20-065Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 37-80, 83-83, 127-83, 131-84, 92-247, 93-277, 94-348, 95-051, 96-129, 97-036, 98-034, 98-083, 98-123, 02-042, 02-074, 02-241, 13-109, 14-081, 14-254, 14-319, 17-169, 17-579 and 18-220 to Reflect Legal Name Changes of Enrolled Members
#20-066Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 115-82, 35-83, 436-87, 92-083, 99-080, 99-633, 2000-298, 02-042, 02-180, 02-129, 02-508, 02-569, 03-493, 03-536, 04-291, 04-438, 05-426, 06-222 and 06-787 to Correct Names of Enrolled Members and/or Enrollment Numbers
#20-067Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 03-003, 07-657 and 09-434 to Delete Members who were Approved Twice
#20-068Resolution – Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for March 2020 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
#20-069Resolution – Enacting 26 Tohono O’odham Code Chapter 3 – Permanent Trust Fund
#20-070Resolution – Adopting 2020 Tohono O’odham Nation Non-Gaming Per Capita Plan
#20-071Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Chukut Kuk District Budget Amendment No. 3
#20-072Legislative Order – Setting March 25, 2020 Special Session for a Tohono O’odham Farming Authority Update at San Lucy Farms

Tuesday, March 3, 2020


#20-073Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Veterans Affairs Office Donations and Contributions Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-074Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Hewel Ni’ok Administration Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-075Resolution – Supporting Arizona Senate Bill 1168 Establishing a Work Group to Address Nursing Workforce Preparation and Shortage

Wednesday, March 4, 2020


#20-076Resolution – Approving Robert Santa Cruz’s Research Proposal
#20-077Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Public Safety 638 Law Enforcement Savings Budget
#20-078Resolution – Accepting Native American Agriculture Fund Grant and Approving a Limited Waiver of Sovereign Immunity and Approving FY 2020 San Xavier District Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-079Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Sells District Administration and Community Budgets Amendment No. 1
#20-080Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Baboquivari District Choulic Community Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-081Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Water Resources Department BIA Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-082Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Water Resources Department Environmental Protection Agency Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-083Resolution – Supporting H.R. 3742 “Recovering America’s Wildlife Act of 2019”
#20-084Legislative Order – Approving the April 1, 2, 3 and 4, 2013 General Session; November 4, 5, 6 and 7, 2019 General Session; November 19, 2019 Special Session; December 2, 3, 4 and 5, 2019 General Session; December 17, 2019 Special Session; December 18, 2019 Special Session Minutes

Thursday, March 5, 2020


#20-085Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Office of the Chairman Tribal Gaming Public Outreach Campaign Budget
#20-086Resolution – Appropriating Funds for International Sonoran Desert Alliance 2020 Tri-National Sonoran Desert Symposium
#20-087Resolution – Approving the Appointment of Jeffers Choyguha as Nation’s Department of Education Executive Director
#20-088Resolution – DEFEATED – Approving the Appointment of Lynnita Hoffman as Nation’s Department of Human Resources Executive Director

Friday, March 6, 2020


#20-089Resolution – Approving the Appointment of Dr. Selso Villegas as Nation’s Department of Water Resources Executive Director
#20-090Resolution – DEFEATED – Approving the Appointment of Billman Lopez as Nation’s Department of Planning and Economic Development Executive Director
#20-091Resolution – Supporting Federal Legislation to Reclassify Homeland Security Investigations Tactical Officers “Shadow Wolves” as Special Agents
#20-092Legislative Order – Setting March 26, 2020 Special Session for an Update from the Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care

Tuesday, March 10, 2020, Emergency Session


NO ACTIONS

Monday, March 16, 2020, Emergency Session


#20-093Resolution – Approving Gaming Negotiating Committee Recommendations
#20-094Resolution – Authorizing Action in Preparation for and During the COVID-19 Pandemic Public Health Emergency
#20-095Legislative Order – Adopting Legislative Branch COVID-19 Pandemic Response Plan and Delegating Authority to Legislative Council Officers

Wednesday, March 18, 2020, Emergency Session


#20-096Legislative Order – Rescheduling the Legislative Council April General Session to April 27 – May 1, 2020

Wednesday, March 25, 2020, Emergency Session


#20-097Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Gu Achi District COVID-19 Pandemic Budget and FY 2020 Gu Achi District COVID-19 Pandemic for Quarantined Households Budget
#20-098Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Sif-Oidak District Community Projects Carryover Budget
#20-099Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Sif-Oidak District Mining Revenue Administration Budget
#20-100Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Sif-Oidak District Gaming Revenue Remaining Allocation Community Budget

Tuesday, March 31, 2020, Medical Team Update


NO ACTIONS

Wednesday, April 8, 2020, Emergency Session


#20-101Resolution – Approving Limited Waiver and Amendment to Amended and Restated Non-Impairment Agreement with Bank of America, N.A. and Other Syndicated Lenders
#20-102Resolution – Approving 60-Day Extension Agreement

APRIL GENERAL SESSION

Monday, April 27, 2020


#20-103Resolution – Approving Enrollment or Adoption Applications for Membership in the Tohono O’odham Nation for April 2020
#20-104Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 09-85, 58-85, 704-85, 95-082, 97-256, 08-100, 18-033, and 19-388 to Reflect Legal Name Changes of Enrolled Members
#20-105Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution Nos. 01-133, 01-263, 02-042, 02-129, 02-369, 02-508, 04-438, 05-607, 05-653, 05-711, 06-261, 06-328, 06-511, and 20-039 to Correct Names of Enrolled Members and/or Enrollment Numbers
#20-106Resolution – Amending Resolution No. 19-447, “Amending Enrollment Resolutions Nos. 66-80, 138-81, 86-82, 150-82, 83-83, 127-83, 67-84, 94-262, 94-459, 94-504, 99-475, 04-109, 05-301, 07-007, 08-100, 17-043, 18-146, 18-220, and 18-425 to Reflect Legal Name Changes of Enrollment Members” to Remove References to Resolution No. 95-051
#20-107Resolution – Amending Enrollment Resolution No. 76-83 “Making Additions to Official Census Rolls”, 84-83 “Base Roll Additions,” and Resolution No. 91-90 “Base Roll Addition”
#20-108Resolution – Amending Resolution No. 18-356 And 19-449 “Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for September 2018 and December 2019 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”
#20-109Resolution – Approving the Monthly Age 18 Report for April 2020 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
#20-110Resolution – Approving an Addition to the Master List For Minor Eligible Members for the Third Per Capita Distribution and Authorizing the Transfer of Funds to Set Up a Trust Account at Wells Fargo Bank
#20-111Resolution – Approving Additions to the Master List tor Eligible Minor Tohono O’odham Members for the Fourth Per Capita Distribution and Authorizing the Transfer of Funds to Set Up a Trust Account at Wells Fargo Bank
#20-112Resolution – Approving FY 2020 San Xavier District Budget Amendment No. 2
#20-113Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Sells District Administration and Community Budgets Amendment No. 2
#20-114Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Chukut Kuk District Tecolote Community Budget Amendment No. 1 and FY 2020 Chukut Kuk District Budget Amendment No. 4
#20-115Resolution – DEFEATED – Approving Fy 2020 Gu-Vo District Ali Chugk and Pia-Oik Communities Budget Amendments No. 1
#20-116Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Gu-Vo District Administration Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-117Legislative Order – Rescheduling the Tohono O’odham Legislative Council May and June General Sessions

Tuesday, April 28, 2020


#20-118Resolution – Appointing Chairman of the Nation as the Primary Representative, Chairperson of the Water Resources Committee as the Alternate Representative, and an Attorney from the Office of Attorney General as the Technical Advisor to the Arizona Department of Water Resources Reconsultation Committee
#20-119Resolution – Approving a Purchase and Sale Agreement for Long Term Storage Credits Between the Tohono O’odham Nation and the Central Arizona Water Conservation District
#20-120Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Judicial Branch Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-121Resolution – Suspending Timeframes in the Appointed Officers Law Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic
#20-122Legislative Order – Approving the April 2013 and January 2020 Minutes

Wednesday, April 29, 2020


#20-123Resolution – Requesting CARES Act Funding Be Disbursed to the Social Services/Family Assistance Line Item of the Nation’s Current ISDEAA Agreement
#20-124Resolution – Approving FY 2021 Department of Health and Human Services Office for Victims of Crime Victim Services Set-Aside Program Budget
#20-125Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Health and Human Services Family Violence Prevention Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-126Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Health and Human Services Division of Child Welfare Title IV-B Subparts 1 and 2 Carry Forward Budgets
#20-127Resolution – Approving the FY2020 Professional Service Agreement between the Tohono O’odham Nation and Intermountain Centers for Human Development, Inc.
#20-128Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Health and Human Services Bureau of Indian Affairs Family Preservation Program Budget Amendment No. 2
#20-129Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Health and Human Services Division of Community Health Services Public Health Emergency Preparedness FY 2018 and FY 2019 Carry Forward Budgets
#20-130Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Health and Human Services Division of Community Health Services, Desert Diamond Casino Dialysis Advocacy Program Budget
#20-131Resolution – Approving Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Intergovernmental Agreement Amendment No, 6 between the Tohono O’odham Nation and the Arizona Department of Economic Security and Approving the FY 2020 Department of Health and Human Services Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program Budget Amendment No. 2
#20-132Resolution – Accepting the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Title VI Families First Coronavirus Response Act Grant and Approving FY 2021 Department of Health and Human Services Families First Coronavirus Response Act Program Budget
#20-133Resolution – Approving FY 2021 Department of Health and Human Services Senior Services Program Title III COVID-19 Budget
#20-134Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Veterans Affairs Office Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-135Resolution – Acceptance of the City of Tucson High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area Grant Agreement for the Native American Targeted Investigations of Violent Enterprises and approving the FY 2020 Budget
#20-136Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Public Safety 638 Corrections Program Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-137Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Public Safety Office of Emergency Management Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-138Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Natural Resources Solid Waste Management Program Amendment No. 1
#20-139Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Tohono O’odham Nation Health Care Budget Amendments
#20-140Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department Of Education Child Care Services Program Child Care and Development Fund Mandatory Carry Forward Budget
#20-141Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Education Child Care Services Title XX Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-142Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Education One Stop Division Public Law 102-477 Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-143Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Department of Education Recreation Division Budget Amendment No. 1
#20-144Resolution – Authorizing Establishment of New Account at Bank of America Private Bank for Coronavirus Relief Funds

Thursday, April 30, 2020


#20-145Legislative Order – Setting May 5, 2020 Special Session for a COVID-19 Federal Funding Update

MAY GENERAL SESSION

Friday, May 1, 2020


#20-146Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Gu-Vo District Ali Chugk and Pia-Oik Communities Budget Amendments No. 1
#20-147Resolution – Approving FY 2020 Sif-Oidak District Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Community Budget
#20-148Legisltive Order – Authorizing Acceptance of LogMeIn USA, Inc. Agreement and Terms of Service

Tuesday, May 5, 2020 Special Session


#20-149Resolution – Approving the Nation’s Written Comments on the Proposed Distribution of CARES Act Education Stabilization Funds to Bureau of Indian Education Funded Schools and Tribally-Controlled Colleges and Universities

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 Emergency Session


#20-150Resolution – Enacting 7 Tohono O’odham Code Chapter 1 – Criminal Code, Section 3.15 – Violating an Executive Order
#20-151Resolution – Supporting Tribal COVID-19 Recovery Legislative and Funding Proposals

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