The U.S. Department of Treasury and the U.S. Department of the Interior to Hold Tribal Consultations

Coronavirus Relief Fund Tribal Set-Aside

All tribal leaders are encouraged to attend the upcoming tribal consultations, hosted by the Department of Treasury and the Department of the Interior, regarding the distribution of funding from the $8 billion Coronavirus Relief Fund Tribal Set-Aside.

Topic: Tribal Consultation on Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act Coronavirus Relief Fund

The (CARES) Act signed by President Trump on March 27, 2020, provides additional funding to assist tribal nations in preventing, preparing for, and responding to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. The CARES Act includes a Coronavirus Relief Fund with an $8 billion set aside for tribal nations, to be distributed no later than April 26, 2020.

There are currently two tribal consultation sessions scheduled:

Thursday, April 2, 2020

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eastern

Call-in Information:

Phone number: 1-888-950-5924

Participant Code: 1682452

Thursday, April 9, 2020

1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Eastern

Phone number: 1-888-950-5924

Participant Code: 1682452

Can't attend the consultation calls?

In the event you are unable to attend the consultation calls, you can provide written comments and submit them to: consultation@bia.gov and tribal.consult@treasury.gov

*no later than Monday, April 13, 2020.*

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