Virginia Executive Order on Tribal Consultation

Va. Order Gives Tribes More Power Over State Permits

By Clark Mindock, Law 360

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Further Reading:

Gov. Northam’s Press Release: https://www.governor.virginia.gov/newsroom/all-releases/2021/november/headline-911335-en.html

Washington Post article: https://www.washingtonpost.com/dc-md-va/2021/11/18/virginia-indian-tribes-northam-consultation/

Law360 (attached; it’s behind a paywall): https://www.law360.com/projectfinance/articles/1441920/va-order-gives-tribes-more-power-over-state-permits

Indianz.comhttps://www.indianz.com/News/2021/11/18/virginia-governor-adopts-formal-tribal-consultation-policy/

WRIC: https://www.wric.com/news/politics/northam-executive-order-requires-consultation-with-tribal-nations-on-permits-for-environmental-cultural-and-historic-resources/

WHSV: https://www.whsv.com/2021/11/19/executive-order-state-permitting-agencies-must-consult-tribal-nations/

Virginia Mercury: https://www.virginiamercury.com/blog-va/northam-orders-state-to-consult-with-tribal-nations-when-considering-permits/