nd.gov - The Official Portal for North Dakota State Government
North Dakota: Legendary. Follow the trail of legends

Breadcrumb Navigation

Tribal Taxation Issues Committee

Interim Committee Studies and Assignments

(10 members)

2312 § 4 Study tribal taxation issues, including the tax collection agreements that exist between the tribes and the state, the interaction between tribal sovereignty and state law, consideration of how statutory changes may affect provisions in existing agreements, the amount and manner of revenue sharing under the agreements, the costs and benefits to the state and the tribes if tax compacts are implemented, implementation models used in other states for tax compacts, best practices for negotiating and ratifying tax compacts, the procedure for withdrawal from an agreement and how to handle disputed funds; and methods for sourcing revenue generated from wells located inside or outside of the external boundaries of a reservation in this state when a horizontal lateral enters a spacing unit that is located both inside and outside of the external boundaries of a reservation in this state. The committee may study tribal-state issues, including government-to-government relations, human services, education, corrections, and issues related to the promotion of economic development.

Receive a report before July 1 of each even-numbered year from the Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation, the Juvenile Court, and the Indian Affairs Commission regarding recommendations on the status, effectiveness, performance, and sustainability of a memorandum of understanding (NDCC § 27-20-61)

Legislative Council Staff

  • Jill Grossman
  • Emily L. Thompson


Governor Doug Burgum

Citizen Members

  • Scott J. Davis, Indian Affairs Commission
    State Capitol
    Bismarck, ND 58505
  • Ryan Rauschenberger, Tax Department
    State Capitol
    Bismarck, ND 58505
  • Brent Sanford, Lieutenant Governor
    State Capitol
    Bismarck, ND 58505