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§ 1221.B. Tribal-State agreements--Supplemental terms

Oklahoma Statutes AnnotatedTitle 74. State GovernmentEffective: October 30, 2023

Oklahoma Statutes Annotated
Title 74. State Government (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 35A. State-Tribal Relations
Effective: October 30, 2023
74 Okl.St.Ann. § 1221.B
§ 1221.B. Tribal-State agreements--Supplemental terms
A. The Legislature finds that:
1. Oklahoma has benefited from its implementation of the policy set forth in Section 1221 of Title 74 of the Oklahoma Statutes through, among other things, the formation and entry of intergovernmental agreements or compacts with Tribal nations on a variety of subjects;
2. As an exercise of executive authority consistent with this codified policy, the Oklahoma Governor formed and entered certain Tribal-State agreements relating to motor vehicle licensing and registration matters, which agreements have benefited all parties by reducing intergovernmental disputes and increasing revenues available for roads, bridges, schools, and other valuable community infrastructure.
B. The State of Oklahoma now offers the following supplemental term to any Tribe that was, as of January 1, 2023, a party to a motor vehicle licensing or registration agreement previously executed by an Oklahoma Governor:
AFFIRMATION AND EXTENSION OF
MOTOR VEHICLE LICENSING/REGISTRATION COMPACT
Between the [NAME OF TRIBE]
and the STATE OF OKLAHOMA
The motor vehicle licensing or registration and license tag agreement formed and entered by the Oklahoma Governor and the [NAME OF TRIBE] is hereby affirmed as a compact between the STATE OF OKLAHOMA and [NAME OF TRIBE] and shall be in effect until December 31, 2024, and any action to unilaterally terminate or to issue written notice of the compact's nonrenewal prior to that date shall be null and void.
C. Tribal acceptance of this offer shall be indicated by letter from the Tribal party's governing body or official reciting the terms set forth above and delivered to the Oklahoma Tax Commission. Such acceptance letter, including the terms set forth above and delivered to the Oklahoma Tax Commission, shall then be filed with the Oklahoma Secretary of State.

Credits

Laws 2023, 1st Ex.Sess., c. 51, § 1.
74 Okl. St. Ann. § 1221.B, OK ST T. 74 § 1221.B
Current with emergency effective legislation through Chapter 29 of the Second Regular Session of the 59th Legislature (2024). Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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