What is Section 17?

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It’s been over a year since Tribal Council passed a resolution (No. 182 — 2014) authorizing a draft to be crafted for a Section 17 corporate charter for the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. The main goal, per Res. No. 182, “is seeking economic diversification” that will benefit the Tribe into the future...

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McKie, Scott. "What is Section 17?" Cherokee One Feather. May 20, 2015. Article. (https://theonefeather.com/2015/05/what-is-section-17/, accessed June 4, 2024)

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