Legislation & Policy Alerts

USET SPF Alert: IHS Announces Decisions on $4B in ARP Funds – April 16, 2021

USET SPF Alert: Biden Administration Resumes White House Council on Native American Affairs – April 15, 2021

USET SPF Alert: HAPPENING NOW ACIP Meeting on Johnson & Johnson Vaccine Pause – April 14, 2021

USET SPF Alert: IHS Tribal Consultation on the Use of Funding to Address Alzheimer’s Disease & HIV – April 14, 2021

USET SPF Alert: IHS Announces Decision on Health Information Technology Modernization – April 13, 2021

USET SPF Alert: Week of 4/12, Upcoming Consultations on the 2021 American Rescue Plan – April 12, 2021

USET SPF Alert: Biden Administration Releases FY 2022 Discretionary Budget Request – April 9, 2021

USET SPF Alert: 4/12 DEADLINE for Submitting Tribal Enrollment Data to Inform ARP Allocations to Indian Country – April 9, 2021

USET SPF Alert: TOMORROW: OMB Briefing on President’s FY 2022 Discretionary Request – April 8, 2021

USET SPF Alert: 4/16 Due Date Approaching for House Interior Appropriations Subcommittee American Indian and Alaska Native Public Witness Day – April 8, 2021

USET SPF Action Alert: REMINDER Responses from Tribal Nations Requested from ACF on LIHWAP – April 7, 2021

USET SPF Alert: Treasury Announces Tribal Consultations and Seeking Nominations for the Treasury Tribal Advisory Committee – April 7, 2021

USET SPF Alert: VA’s Tribal Consultation on Documentation for Co-Pays for Native American Veterans – April 6, 2021

USET SPF Update Alert: REMINDER HHS 2021 Annual Tribal Budget Consultation – April 6, 2021

USET SPF Alert: REMINDER HHS 2021 Annual Tribal Budget Consultation – April 5, 2021

USET SPF Action Alert: REMINDER to Participate in First-Ever OMB Tribal Consultation– April 5, 2021

UPDATE – USET SPF Alert: Treasury Announces Carryover Consultation Call & Extends Comment Deadline for Coronavirus Fiscal Recovery Fund – April 2, 2021

USET SPF Alert: Treasury Extends Comment Deadline for Coronavirus Fiscal Recovery Fund – April 1, 2021

USET SPF Action Alert: REMINDER to Participate in First-Ever OMB Tribal Consultation 4/2 and 4/5 – March 20, 2021

USET SPF Alert: Week of 3/29, Upcoming Consultations on the 2021 American Rescue Plan – March 30, 2021

USET SPF Alert: IHS Announces Allocation of 95 Million in COVID-19 Telehealth Resources – March 30, 2021

USET SPF Alert: Upcoming Consultations on the 2021 American Rescue Plan – March 24

USET SPF Alert: HHS Issues Delay on SUNSET Rule Effective Date – March 19

USET SPF Alert: Reminder NEXT WEEK HHS Tribal Consultation and Strengthening the Nation-to-Nation Relationship – March 19

USET SPF Alert: Senate Confirms Debra Haaland as Interior Secretary – March 15

USET SPF Alert: President Signs American Rescue Plan into Law – March 11

USET SPF Alert: IHS Tribal Consultation on $6 billion Allocation Under American Rescue Plan – March 11

USET SPF Alert: Treasury Initiates Consultation on Distribution of 2020 CARES Act CRF – March 4

USET SPF Alert: Department of Labor Announces Tribal Consultations to Develop “American Indian Labor Force Report” – February 23

USET SPF Alert: Senate Confirmation Hearing Scheduled for Deb Haaland – February 19

RE: USET SPF Alert: Senate Confirmation Hearing Scheduled for Deb Haaland – February 24

USET SPF Alert: OMH Issues RFI Seeking Input on Development of the Center for Indigenous Innovation and Health Equity – February 19

USET SPF Alert: BIE Announces Listening Sessions on CRRSA Funding and COVID-19 Blanket Waiver – February 15

USET SPF Alert: DOI Announces Tribal Consultations on Strengthening Nation-to-Nation Relationship – February 12

USET SPF Alert: UPDATE Cancellation/Postponement of Certain BIE Consultation Sessions – February 11

USET SPF Alert: USDA Announces Upcoming Tribal Consultations – February 11

USET SPF Alert: DoD Seeks Comments to Improve Tribal Consultation Efforts – February 10

USET SPF Alert: HUD Tribal Consultation on “Strengthening Tribal Consultation” – February 9

USET SPF Alert: UPDATE IHS & VA Extend Deadline on Tribal Consultation for Revised MOU – February 8

USET SPF Alert UPDATE on 210 M Allocation of IHS COVID-19 Relief – February 3

USET SPF Alert: IHS DTLL Announces Upcoming New CHEF NPRM – February 2

USET SPF Action Alert: Letter of Support for Congresswoman Deb Haaland as Next Secretary of the Interior – January 28

          USET SPF Action Alert: Letter of Support for Congresswoman Deb Haaland as Next Secretary of the Interior Intertribal Ltr – February 3

USET SPF Alert: President Biden Issues Memorandum on Tribal Consultation and Strengthening Nation-to-Nation Relationships – January 27

USET SPF Alert: UPDATE Cancellation of Certain Tribal Consultation Sessions on BIA Subjects and Regulations – January 27 (pairs with January 13th Alert below)

USET SPF Alert: Biden Administration Releases National Strategy for the COVID-19 Response and Pandemic Preparedness – January 26

USET SPF Alert: White House Tribal Briefing on Tuesday Jan 26th @ 4:00 PM ET – January 25

UPDATED USET SPF Alert: January 26th Final Deadline for Tribal Emergency Rental Assistance – January 25

USET SPF Alert: Revised Reporting Requirements for the Provider Relief Fund – January 25

USET SPF Alert: IHS Announces Acting Director – Elizabeth A. Fowler – January 22

USET SPF Alert: FEMA Waives 25 Percent Cost Share for Category B Public Assistance – January 22

UPDATE – USET SPF Alert: FEMA Waives 25 Percent Cost Share for Category B Public Assistance – February 4

USET SPF Alert: Biden-Harris Day 1 Executive Actions – January 21

USET SPF Alert: UPDATE – January 21st Extension Deadline for Tribal Emergency Rental Assistance – January 20

USET SPF Alert: UPDATE on COVID-19 Relief Package Funding Allocation – January 20

USET SPF Alert: U.S. Census Tribal Consultation on the Disclosure Avoidance System – January 19

USET SPF Alert: CMS Extends Grace Period on “Four Walls” Requirement for IHS and Tribal Facilities – January 15

USET SPF Alert: Office of the AS-IA and BIA Release Three DTLLs on Tribal Consultation for Various Topics and Regulations – January 13

USET SPF Alert: SCOTUS Will Take Up Alaska Native Corporations (ANC) Coronavirus Relief Fund (CRF) Case – January 12

USET SPF Alert: PPP Loan Portal Open, Second Round of PPP Loans Available, and Interim Final Rules and Guidance Issued – January 11

USET SPF Alert: Tuesday, January 12 at 6:00 pm ET, Join Presidential Inaugural Committee for Native American Briefing – January 11

USET SPF Alert: Treasury Announces January 12 Deadline for Tribal Emergency Rental Assistance – January 7
          Re: USET SPF Alert: Treasury Announces January 12 Deadline for Tribal Emergency Rental Assistance – January 8

USET SPF Alert: TODAY Biden-Harris Transition Listening Session on Tribal Health – January 5

USET SPF Alert: Business Leader Briefing with President-elect Biden’s Nominee for Director of OMB – January 4

USET SPF Alert: TODAY IHS Rapid Tribal Consultation on $1 Billion Funding Allocation within COVID-19 Relief Package – January 4