NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

COMMITTEE: State Affairs
SUBCOMMITTEE: Subcommittee on Native American Affairs

TIME & DATE:  1:30PM See Remark
             Monday, October 29, 2001

PLACE: Senate Chamber

CHAIR: Senator Frank Madla

REMARK: Subcommittee will meet upon recess of full Committee.


I.    Roll Call

II.   Committee Business:

      A. Adoption of Interim Committee Rules
      B. Discussion of Organizational Issues

III.  Discussion of State Affairs Interim Charge No. 4.

     Charge No. 4:  Examine the need and feasibility for establishing a
     state agency or commission for Native American affairs.  The Committee
     should determine whether certain issues facing the Native American
     community are being adequately addressed by existing state agencies.
     The issues to be examined should include diabetes susceptibility,
     alcohol abuse prevention, educational opportunities, water rights,
     land ownership, burial ground disturbance, historical representation,
     and tax administration.

IV.   Recess