Legislation & Policy Alerts

USET SPF Alert TODAY: Oppose HHS Proposed SUNSET Rule – December 4

USET SPF Alert: Support Bill to Extend Deadline for Use of Coronavirus Relief Fund Payments – November 19

USET SPF Alert: IHS Announces Release of COVID-19 Vaccine Plan – November 19

USET SPF Alert: TOMORROW: Webinar on IHS COVID-19 Vaccine Planning and Implementation – November 19

USET SPF Alert: Amended PRF Deadline & Reporting Requirements – November 17

USET SPF Alert: Upcoming DOI Consultations on the Indian Loan Guarantee Program, International Repatriation, and Banned Electronic Equipment – November 16

USET SPF Alert: CMS Interim Final Rule with Request for Comments on COVID-19 Testing and Vaccination Reimbursement – November 10

USET SPF Alert: IHS DTLL on Vaccine Tribal Health Program Agreement – November 9

USET SPF Alert: IHS Tribal Consultation on Rule Making for Enforcement of the Buy Indian Act – November 5

USET SPF Alert: Tribal Deadline for Vaccine Distribution Choice EXTENDED to 11/6 – October 30

USET SPF Alert TOMORROW: NIHB All Tribes Call regarding COVID-19 Vaccines – October 29

RE: USET SPF Alert TOMORROW: NIHB All Tribes Call regarding COVID-19 Vaccines – October 30

USET SPF Alert: 10/30 – USCCR Public Mtg re COVID-19 in Indian Country – October 29

RE: USET SPF Alert: 10/30 – USCCR Public Mtg re COVID-19 in Indian Country – October 31

USET SPF Alert: ANCs Appeal CRF Decision to SCOTUS – October 26

USET SPF Alert: FDA VRBPAC Meeting on COVID-19 Vaccine – October 21

USET SPF Alert: USDA Tribal Consultation on FDPIR 638 Demonstration Project – October 20

USET SPF Comments to NIH re: All of Us Program’s Draft Tribal Consultation Report – October 16

USET SPF Alert: IHS Announces Tribal Consultation on IHS COVID-19 Pandemic Vaccine Draft Plan – October 15

USET SPF Alert: Upcoming DOJ VAWA Tribal Consultation – October 8

USET SPF Alert: HHS Announces Additional Provider Relief Funding – Phase 3 General Distribution Allocation – October 2

USET SPF Alert: THIS WEEK Tribal Consultation on COVID-19 vaccination planning for Indian Country – September 28

USET SPF Alert: Victory in Chehalis Appeal – September 25

RE: USET SPF Alert: Urge House Passage of S.209, PROGRESS for Indian Tribes Act – September 18

USET SPF Alert: Urge House Passage of S.209, PROGRESS for Indian Tribes Act – September 17

USET SPF Alert: Share Your Input with the General Welfare Exclusion Subcommittee- Deadline 09/14/20 – August 20

USET SPF Alert: Treasury OIG Releases Updated CRF Reporting Requirements – August 3

USET SPF Alert: FCC Tribal Priority Window for 2.5 GHz Spectrum Extended 30 days – August 1

USET SPF Alert: Oppose Changes to 100% FMAP – July 29

USET SPF Alert: USCCR Hearing on Broken Promises and COVID, USET SPF to Testify – July 16

USET SPF Alert: IHS Announcement on the National Expansion of CHAP – July 14

USET SPF Alert: Tribal Consultation on Use of SDPI Offset Funds – July 14

USET SPF Alert: CRF Initial Reporting Deadline 7/17 – July 9

USET SPF Alert: House Interior Appropriations Releases Draft FY 2021, Subcommittee Mark-up Tomorrow – July 6

USET SPF Alert: DC District Court Rules in Favor of Treasury in Chehalis – June 26

USET SPF Alert: Treasury Begins 2nd CRF Distribution – June 15
          UPDATE: RE: USET SPF Alert: Treasury Begins 2nd CRF Distribution – June 16

USET SPF Alert: Victory for Mashpee in DC District Court – June 5

USET SPF Alert: FCC Opens Tribal Priority Window for 2.5 GHz Spectrum – June 2

USET SPF Alert: Tribal Govts May Use CRF Funding for FEMA Cost Share – May 21

USET SPF Alert: Joint Letter Urging the Removal of ASIA Sweeney – May 20

USET SPF Alert: Treasury Issues Guidance on Upcoming Tribal Data Collection for Distribution of Remaining CRF Funds – May 15

USET SPF Alert: TIME SENSITIVE Need Addtl Republican Co-sponsors for Senate Bill to Waive FEMA Cost-Share – May 1

USET SPF Alert: TIME SENSITIVE TOMORROW Senate Sign-on Letter Urging Sec. Mnuchin to Immediately Distribute $8 Billion – April 30

USET SPF Alert: Urge House Members to Sign onto Letter in Support of Tribal 3rd Party Reimbursement Fund – April 29

USET SPF Alert: Federal District Court Upholds the Integrity of Tribal Governments in Chehalis Case – April 27

RE: USET SPF Alert: Contact Administration to Preserve Tribal Sovereignty and Government-to-Government Relationship – April 18

USET SPF Alert: Contact Administration to Preserve Tribal Sovereignty and Government-to-Government Relationship – April 17

USET SPF Alert: DOI/Treasury Consultation on Tribal Economic Stabilization Fund Announced – March 31, 2020

USET SPF Alert: DOI Secretary Orders Mashpee Wampanoag Reservation Disestablished–Lands Taken Out of Trust – March 28, 2020

RE: USET SPF Alert: DOI Secretary Orders Mashpee Wampanoag Reservation Disestablished–Lands Taken Out of Trust March 30, 2020

USET SPF Alert: Support Joint Tribal Priorities in Congressional Stimulus Efforts – March 21, 2020

USET SPF Alert: NEEDED IMMEDIATELY: Tribal COVID-19 Legislative Proposals for Further Action – March 15, 2020

USET SPF Alert: DOI Withdraws 2014 M-Opinion Providing 2-Part Carcieri Test, Implements New 4-Part Test – March 10, 2020

USET SPF Alert: Tribal Leader/Media Advisory: DOI Indian Affairs Fiscal Year 2021 Proposed Budget – February 10, 2020

USET SPF Alert: IHS Reprograms $72 M for FY 2019 105(l) Lease Obligations – January 29, 2020

USET SPF Alert — Ensure Accurate Regional JOM Count: Reporting Deadline FRIDAY 1/24 – January 23, 2020

USET SPF Alert: House Interior Approps AI/AN Public Witness hearing information and USET Budget Process PowToon Video – January 10, 2020