Band Assembly Establishes Agenda and Live-Streaming Procedures


The Mille Lacs Band Assembly passed Legislative Order 30-20 on September 2 establishing Band Assembly agenda and live-streaming procedures.

The Order states that agenda items need to be received by the Parliamentarian five complete calendar days in advance of a meeting.

The Parliamentarian is ordered to publish the agenda no later than 36 hours in advance of a meeting.

The Order also requires that beginning on June 1, 2021, all Band Assembly sessions that are not reserved for executive session shall be live-streamed on the Band's website and stored in an online repository available to the public.

The Order does not apply to joint session of the Band Assembly. Joint sessions include the Chief Executive along with the four members of the Band Assembly — Secretary/Treasurer and three District Representatives.

Click here for the entire Order.