Whitecap First Nation on road to self-sufficiency and pulling out of Indian act – all because of a casino
The economic boom for the Whitecap Dakota First Nation in Central Saskatchewan is continuing. The community has penned an agreement with the federal government that will take it one step closer to self-sufficiency.
Senate committee tells minister to halt sex-based amendments to Indian Act after ‘inadequate consultation’
Senate tells Indigenous Affairs minister to ask for extension on bill to amend the Indian Act.
Why removing gender discrimination in the Indian Act does not go far enough
Senator says they need a bill “that finally addresses gender discrimination.”
Annette Francis APTN National News The proposed Bill S-3 was the topic of two committee…
Indigenous Affairs minister tells committee she was embarrassed at how department handled changes to Indian Act.
Plaintiff in Indian Act case not happy government is pushing ahead with changes without proper consultation
Indian Act plaintiff says government moving ahead with changes without proper consultation.
Feds have until February to makes changes.