UPDATED: Business Meeting Postponed – Hearing Cancelled
The Senate Committee on Indian Affairs released a statement at 2:26 p.m. – EDT informing the media, the busienss meeting and hearing scheduled for today at 2:30 p.m. – EDT have been postponed and cancelled respectively.
No reason was given for the changes.
Published May 10, 2017
WASHINGTON — On Wednesday, May 10 at 2:30 PM EDT, the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs (SCIA) will hold a business meeting to consider:
· S. 458, the Native Educator Support and Training Act (NEST Act); and
· S. 691, Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2017.
The business meeting with be immediately followed by a committee legislative hearing to receive testimony on the following bills:
· S. 772, the AMBER Alert in Indian Country Act of 2017; and
· S. 825, the Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Land Transfer Act of 2017.
WHAT: A committee business meeting, followed by a legislative hearing.
WHEN: 2:30 PM EDT, Wednesday, May 10, 2017
WHERE: 628 Senate Dirksen Office Building
Live video and written witness testimony will be provided at indian.senate.gov.
Ms. Eileen M. Garry
Acting Administrator, Office of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington, DC
The Honorable Amber Kanazbah Crotty
Delegate, 23rd Navajo Nation Council, Window Rock, Arizona
Mr. Charles Clement
President/Chief Executive Officer, Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium, Juneau, Alaska
Mr. Jim Walters
Program Administrator, National Criminal Justice Training Center, Royse City, Texas