October 21, 2016 – Public Meeting Notice and Agenda



Office Phone (916) 373-3710


Location: Holiday Inn Sacramento-Capitol Plaza

Diablo & El Dorado Rooms

300 J Street

Sacramento, CA 95814

(916) 446-0100

Friday, October 21, 2016

9:00 AM to 1:00 PM


Notices and agendas for Native American Heritage Commission meetings and public hearings may be found at https://nahc.ca.gov



9:00 AM                                    CALL TO ORDER – NATIVE AMERICAN HERITAGE COMMISSION

  1. Welcome
  2. Roll Call
  3. Introduction of Commissioners, Staff, and Attorney General’s representative


CLOSED SESSION – Commissioners, Staff, and Attorney General’s Representative Only

Closed Session – Pending Litigation (Government Code sections 11126(e)(1), (e)(2)(C)(1), (e)(2)(B)(i))

  1. Sutter Butte Flood Control Agency (Government Code section 11126(e)(2)(C)(1))
  2. NAHC v. Inyo County, Case No. SI CV PT 1557557, Superior Court of Inyo County (Government Code section 11126(e)(1))
  3. NAHC v. Foothill/Eastern Transportation Corridor Agency, Case No. GIN051370, Superior Court of San Diego County (Government Code section 11126(e)(1))


                  CALL TO ORDER – PUBLIC SESSION

  1. Traditional Opening
  2. Closed Session Report – James Ramos, Chairperson
  3. Approval of Minutes – James Ramos, Chairperson, Action Item
    1. July 15, 2016
    2. July 15, 2016 – Closed Session



  1. NAHC 40th Anniversary Gala, Cynthia Gomez, Executive Secretary, Information Item
  2. Most Likely Descendant (MLD) Regulations Update, Terrie Robinson, General Counsel, Information Item


                  NEW BUSINESS

  1. Commissioners’ Report, James Ramos, Chairperson, Information Item
  2. Executive Secretary’s Report, Cynthia Gomez, Executive Secretary, Information Item
  3. Statement on Incompatible Activities, Terrie Robinson, General Counsel, Action Item
  4. Subcommittee for Regulatory Chapters, Terrie Robinson, General Counsel, Action Item


PUBLIC COMMENT-– Please submit a speaker card.

The public may comment on any item on the agenda before action is taken on the item.


1:00 PM                    ADJOURNMENT

At the end of Public Comment or 1:00 PM, whichever is first.



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