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MDHR Tribal Consultation Policy

MDHR's Tribal Consultation Policy

Governor Mark Dayton signed an executive order directing state government agencies to implement new tribal consultation policies aimed at improving relationships and collaboration with Minnesota’s eleven Tribal Nations. The Executive Order was written in consultation with tribal leaders.

Governor Mark Dayton issued Executive Order 13-10 to reaffirm the government-to-government relationship between the State of Minnesota and the eleven federally recognized tribal nations in Minnesota and to direct the administrative agencies that comprise the Cabinet of the Governor to implement a tribal consultation policy. The agencies were specifically directed to annually consult with each Tribal Nation, designate at least one person to assume responsibility for implementing their tribal consultation policy, and to provide training for staff responsible for implementing the tribal consultation policy. MDHR Tribal Nations Consultation Policy.

MDHR's Tribal Consultation Policy

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