REVISED May 9, 2020
WHEREAS, the Nationwide Coronavirus Pandemic has resulted in unforeseen and extraordinary financial impacts on the Seneca Nation’s revenue sources; and
WHEREAS, the Seneca Nation Councilors and Executives are vested by the Seneca Nation Constitution with the responsibility to act in the best interests of the Seneca Nation and our People; and
WHEREAS, the Nation Council adopted resolution CN: R-09-21-19-09 which sets forth the Annuity Distribution Schedule for fiscal year 2020 prior to the Pandemic; and
WHEREAS, the Nations Council must act to protect the financial stability of the Seneca Nation; and
NOW, THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, the Nation Council repeals CN: R-09-21-19-09 approving the fiscal year 2020 annuity distribution schedule; and be it also
RESOLVED, the Nation adopts the amended FY 2020 Annuity Check Distribution Schedule reducing the monthly annuity to $500 per eligible Seneca Nation Member, effective July 2020.
In the best interest of Public Health and Safety of the Nation and its members, the in-person registration requirement for the remainder of the 2020 Calendar year is temporarily waived due to the Covid-19 pandemic for all members residing Off-Territory.
However, you are required to mail in your registration form to the Clerk’s Office no later than December 31, 2020.
*This waiver applies to those who completed their registration for the 2019 calendar year.
All On-Territory Members must register according to policy before December 31, 2020