Legislative Process

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The Navajo Nation Legislative Process Policy is an approved policy (NABIMA-16-17) narrating the common stage of the legislative process in which a legislation navigates through the process in becoming a resolution.

Major Steps:

1 Initiating / Drafting legislation (anyone w/help of delegate)

2 Office of Legislative Services legislation intake and review

3 Office of the Speaker review

4 Initiate legislation public comment (on DiBB)

5 Digital distribution of legislation

6 Public comment review (OLS Director)

7 Standing Committee referral(s)

8 Navajo Nation Council referral