Lani Hansen/Senior Reporter
OKMULGEE, Oklahoma — A Muscogee (Creek) Nation National Council Health, Education and Welfare and Land, Natural Resources and Cultural Preservation joint committee meeting was held Dec. 14 at the Mound Building in Okmulgee, Oklahoma.
All passed legislation will go before the full Council during the regular session Dec. 18.
HEW/LNC addressed the following legislation, the interpretation of which is attributed to language in the bills:
NCR 21-012 Confirming Michael Coon to serve on the Cemetery Advisory Committee. Representative Randall Hicks sponsored the resolution, which passed 9-0.
The National Council selected Muscogee (Creek) citizen Michael Coon to serve on the Cemetery Advisory Committee.
TR 21-168 Authorizing the construction of a new Public Education/Lecture Hall for the College of the Muscogee Nation. Rep. James Jennings sponsored the resolution, which passed 9-0.
The building will be approximately 14,750 square feet with laboratory space, two classrooms spaces, two office spaces, a common area and lecture hall/storm shelter.
The new lecture hall will be located on the campus at the College of the Muscogee Nation.
For video of committee meetings visit: www.mcnnc.com.