Assisting Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages

report (to accompany S. 2044).
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Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc., Indians of North America -- Languages., United States -- Languages -- Law and legisla
SeriesReport / 102d Congress, 2d session, Senate -- 102-343.
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ERIC ED Assisting Native Americans in Assuring the Survival and Continuing Vitality of Their Languages. Report To Accompany. The Native American Languages Act of and the Alaska Native Language Act of recognize that language is the basis of Native culture and identity.

They outline federal policy for preserving and promoting the rights of Native Americans regarding their languages but do not authorize grants for tribally designed and operated language survival and revitalization.

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Get this from a library. Assisting Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages: report (to accompany S. [United States. Congress. Senate. Select Committee on Indian Affairs.]. the bill (S. ), to assist Native Americans in assuring the surviv- al and continuing vitality of their languages, having considered the same, reports favorably thereon with an amendment and recom- mends that the bill in the nature of a substitute.

Promote the Survival and Continuing Vitality of Native American Languages. Objectives: To provide financial assistance to eligible applicants for the purpose of assisting Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages.

Grants are provided under the following two categories: Category I Planning.

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To assist Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1.

SHORT TITLE. This Act, other than section 3, may be cited as the `Native American Languages Act of '. SEC. GRANT PROGRAM. to be used to assist Native Americans in ensuring the survival and continuing vitality of Native American languages. (b) Purposes for which grants may be used The purposes for which each grant awarded under subsection (a) may be used include, but are not limited to—.

Hearings on S. To Assist Native Americans in Assuring the Survival and Continuing Vitality of Their Languages, before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs.

United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, Second Session. Assisting Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages. Washington, DC: United States Senate. [Report to accompany S.

]Cited by:   Congress updated the NALA inadding a grant program to “assist Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages.” This was essential, since the Act previously had no way to fund its directives.

However, the amount allotted was not nearly sufficient to finance programming for all interested tribes. H.R. (nd). To assist Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages.

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Ina database of bills in the U. To assist Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, SECTION 1.

SHORT TITLE. This Act, other than section 4, may be cited as the "Native American Languages Act of ". SEC. GRANT PROGRAM. Promote the Survival and Continuing Vitality of Native American Languages is a program that provides financial assistance to eligible applicants for the purpose of assisting Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages.

Hearings on S. To Assist Native Americans in Assuring the Survival and Continuing Vitality of Their Languages, before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs. United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, Second Session. Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. Senate Select Committee on Indian Affairs.

nizations to help them assure the survival and continuing vitality of their native languages. The policies of the United States that led to the destruction of Indian languages over the past century are well-known to the. The very existence of a book on a shelf or an archive of manuscripts can be of crucial symbolic value.

'to assist Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages. Survival Skills of the Native Americans is a fascinating, practical guide to the techniques that have made the indigenous people of North America revered for their mastery of the wilderness. Readers can replicate outdoor living by trying a hand at making rafts and canoes, constructing tools, and living off the land/5(4).

To provide financial assistance to eligible applicants for the purpose of three the survival and continued vitality of native languages. This program area is divided into three categories: Category I Assessment Grants are month projects to be used to conduct an assessment of the current status of the native language; Category II Planning.

President George H. Bush signed the Native American Languages Act of on Octo "to assist Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages".Enacted by: the st United States Congress.

Ben Hunt, born at the close of the nineteenth century, spent many years roaming the Midwest and living occasionally with Native American tribes. The line drawings he made on such excursions preserved the Native American’s survival techniques.

An author of more than twenty books, he died in /5(86). As this goes to press, in addition to the political support of the federal Native American Languages Act of (described below by Watahomigie & Yamamoto), new federal legislation is Author: Mark Janse.

Native American Languages Act of hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, second session, on S.

to assist native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages, JWashington, DC. The Administration for Native Americans (ANA) announces the availability of Fiscal Year funds and other available funds for Native American language projects.

Financial assistance provided by ANA is designed to assist applicants in designing projects which will promote the survival and continuing vitality of Native American languages. ``Assisting Native Americans in Assuring the Survival and Continuing Vitality of Their Languages." Report To Accompany S.

Senate, d Congress, 2d Session. CS: Congress of the U.S., Washington, D.C. Senate Select Committee on Indian Affairs. Marshall, David F. ``The Role of Language in the Dissolution of the Soviet Union." (). Arnold, R. “ To help assure the survival and continuing vitality of Native American Languages”.

In L. Hinton & K. Hale (Eds.), The green book of language revitalization in practice (pp. 45–48). San Diego, CA: Academic by: The purpose of this notice is to announce the availability of fiscal year financial assistance to eligible applicants for the purpose of assisting Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages.

In Hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs United States Senate, One Hundred Second Congress, Second Session on S. to assist Native Americans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their languages, J (pp.

Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office. Native American language education as policy-in-practice: an interpretative policy analysis of the Native American Languages Act of /Author: Larisa Warhol. Various Native American groups in the U.S. are revitalizing the languages of the native Americans resulting to increased indigenous consciousness and attachment to cultural identity.

During the 20 th century, there was a rising number of means to study Native American languages through language-learning facilities like language camps, tribal.

The Native American Languages Act of is the short cited title for executive order PUBLIC LAW enacted by Congress on Octo Public Law of gave historical importance as repudiating past policies of eradicating Indian Languages by declaring as policy that Native Americans were entitled to use their own languages.

The fundamental. The Administration for Native Americans (ANA) announces the availability of Fiscal Year funds and other available funds for Native American language projects. Financial assistance provided by ANA is designed to assist applicants in designing projects which will promote the survival .Description: The Administration for Native Americans (ANA), within the Administration for Children and Families, announces the availability of funds for new community-based activities under ANA's Native Language program.

Financial assistance will be given to eligible applicants for the purpose of assisting Native Americans in assuring the.ANA has awarded grants for the purpose of assisting Native Amer-icans in assuring the survival and continuing vitality of their lan-guages. Grants are provided under two categories: Category I Plan-ning Grants are used to conduct the assessment and planning needed to identify the current status of the Native American lan.