Meeting Materials

Documents, Videos & Presentations

This section of the Custom Election Law site contains important documents, meeting notes and video presentations. It is a place where you can find information relating to the community engagement sessions and discover what kinds of information might be included in a Custom Election Law. Documents are organized by each community  session, so if you were unable to attend that session, you can still learn about the process by browsing this information.

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DATE: MAY 3, 2022

Topics covered in this information session:

  • Introduction to the project
  • Introduction to team members
  • Comparison of Indian Act to First Nations Election Act vs Custom Election Law


DATES: MAY 10, MAY12, MAY 14, 2022

(Four identical sessions, giving members the option to choose the time that suits them best)

Topics covered in this session:

  • Indigenous Services Canada Policy Re. Moving away from Indian Act to a Custom Election Law
  • SȾÁUTW̱ Path to a Custom Election Law
    • 2006 – 2015: Woodward & Co. File Review
    • 2016 – Today
  • Review of Proposed Timeline
  • Next Steps in SȾÁUTW̱ Path to a Custom Election Law
  • Opportunities to ask questions and provide feedback