Tag Archives: HEARTH Act

NCAI Webinar: Tribal Leasing and Self-Governance Under the HEARTH Act

Please register for Tribal Leasing and Self-Governance Under the HEARTH Act on Dec 07, 2017 3:00 PM EST at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/2858751509657713153 The Helping Expedite and Advance Responsible Tribal Home Ownership (HEARTH) Act was enacted by Congress in 2012 and provides tribal nations the flexibility to … Continue reading

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Reservation Infrastructure Panel at Fed Bar 2014

Patrice Kunesh, Elsie Meeks, Catherine Munson, Bryan Newland, Christine Williams

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The HEARTH Act: A whole New Ballgame — April 15, 2014, 4 PM

Details here (PDF):

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Interior Approves Four HEARTH Act Applications

Assistant Secretary Washburn Approves Four HEARTH Act Applications to Help Spur Economic Development in Tribal Communities (PDF) Dry Creek Rancheria, Jamestown S’Klallam, Mohegan, and Wichita and Affiliated Tribes join eight others already cleared to process economic development leases without BIA … Continue reading

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New Scholarship on the HEARTH Act

Elizabeth Kronk Warner has posted “Tribal Renewable Energy Development Under the Hearth Act: An Independently Rational, But Collectively Deficient Option,” forthcoming in the Arizona Law Review, on SSRN. The abstract: Increased domestic energy production is of enhanced importance to the … Continue reading

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New Scholarship on Carcieri, Patchak, and the HEARTH Act Regulations

Noah Nehemiah Gillespie has published “Preserving Trust: Overruling Carcieri and Patchak While Respecting the Takings Clause” (PDF) in the George Washington Law Review. Here is the abstract: The potential benefit of new Bureau of Indian Affairs (“BIA”) regulations for development … Continue reading

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Upcoming NCAI Webinars: VAWA, HEARTH Act, & Tribal-State Public Safety Agreements

The National Congress of American Indians will host a series of webinars which will focus on the implementation of recently passed legislation as well as the continued importance of working with federal, state, and local governments. These webinars will address … Continue reading

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Final Regulation on Leasing Approval Process

The regulation is part of the implementation of the HEARTH Act and updates regulations originally established in 1961. Press Release here. Final Rule here. Fact Sheet here.

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ICT Article on Paul Ryan’s American Indian Outlook

Here.

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Some Dissent on the HEARTH Act

Here: “Are Hopes for the HEARTH Act Too High?”

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