Senate hearing on 20 years of self-governance
The Senate Indian Affairs Committee is holding an oversight hearing on self-governance on Tuesday.

This year marks the 20th anniversary of self-governance legislation. Since then, more than 300 tribes have taken greater control of programs at the Indian Health Service and the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

The hearing takes place at 2:30pm in Room 562 of the Senate Dirksen Office Building. A witness list is not yet available.

In other committee news, the contract health services hearing that was scheduled for this Thursday has been postponed.

Committee Notice:
OVERSIGHT HEARING on “The Success and Shortfall of Self Governance under the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act after Twenty Years” (May 13, 2008)