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State-Tribal Relations Committee To Meet

State-Tribal Relations Committee To Meet

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The State-Tribal Relations Committee of the South Dakota legislature meets today in Pierre.

Senator Billie Sutton of Burke says they will hear, for the last time, from J.R. LaPlante, Secretary of the Office of Tribal Relations…

 

Also on the agenda are updates from the Departments of Education and Revenue. Sutton says those are two important areas to the state and the tribes…

 

Sutton says the main focus of the committee should be continued contacts and discussion between the state and the tribes…

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