NOTICE OF 2014 NAICJA ANNUAL MEETING

October 9, 2014 - Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Tulsa

In accordance with NAICJA Bylaws, Article V, Sec. 3, you are hereby notified that the 2014 Annual Meeting of the National American Indian Court Judges Association (“NAICJA”) will be held on Thursday, October 9, 2014 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the Sequoyah 1, 2 & 3 rooms at the Cherokee Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Tulsa, 777 W Cherokee St, Catoosa, OK 74015. The Annual Meeting is being held in conjunction with NAICJA’s 45th Annual National Tribal Judicial and Court Clerks’ Conference, “Celebrating Tribal Justice Innovations and Success” which is being held from October 7-10, 2014. The NAICJA Conference will kick off on October 8 at 6:00 pm with a Welcome Reception at the same location. Please remember to pay your annual dues for 2014 and to register (and submit conference fee) for the conference if you plan to attend. Our discounted Early Bird registration ends on September 12, 2014 and the discounted hotel room block closes on September 16, 2014. Please visit http://www.naicja.org/events/2014conference for more information and details.

ANNUAL MEETING AGENDA

9:00 a.m.

  • CALL TO ORDER: Hon. Jill E. Tompkins, NAICJA President
  • ROLL CALL: Hon. Amanda Rockman, NAICJA Secretary
  • IN MEMORIAM: REMEMBRANCES OF NAICJA MEMBERS
  • Hon. Elbridge Coochise, Past NAICJA President
  • Hon. Cheryl Fairbanks, NAICJA Board Director
  • NATIONAL SURVEY OF TRIBAL COURT SYSTEMS (2014)
  • Steven W. Perry, Statistician, Bureau of Justice Statistics, U.S. Department of Justice
  • TRIBAL COURT HIGHWAY CASE TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES
  • Justice J. Matthew Martin, (Ret.) American Bar Association/National Highway
  • Traffic Safety Administration Tribal Courts Fellow
  • CERTIFICATION OF REGIONAL ELECTION RESULTS
  • Hon. Amanda White Eagle, NAICJA Secretary and
  • Hon. Kevin Briscoe, NAICJA 2nd Vice-President
  • “THE STATE OF NAICJA”: Hon. Jill E. Tompkins, NAICJA President
  • TREASURER’S REPORT: Hon. Winona Tanner, NAICJA Treasurer

10:30 a.m.

  • BREAK
  • NAICJA AWARDS FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT, JUDICIAL EXCELLENCE, COURT SUPPORT EXCELLENCE & NAICJA SERVICE:
    Hon. Jill E. Tompkins, NAICJA President
  • ELECTION OF EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE AT-LARGE MEMBER (BY BOARD OF DIRECTORS):
    Hon. Susan Wells, NAICJA Board Member, Region 9
  • PROPOSED AMENDMENTS TO NAICJA’S BYLAWS
    Hon. Richard A. Blake, NAICJA 1st Vice-President
    (Copy of proposed Bylaws amendments accompanies this Notice.)

12:30 p.m. ADJOURN: Hon. Jill E. Tompkins

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