(a) The Pueblo de San Ildefonso ("Pueblo') is a sovereign and self-governing Tribe, recognized as such by the United States of America.
(b) The Council is authorized to make laws for the Pueblo de San Ildefonso pursuant to Section 5 of the Agreement, the governing document of the Pueblo.
(c) Under the authority granted by Chapter 2 of Title 23, United States Code, as amended by the Fixing America's Surface Transportation (FAST) Act, Pub. L. 114-94, and in accordance with the requirements of Public Law (Pub. L.) 93-638, as amended; 25 CFR Part 170 (TTP Regulations); the Southwest Regional Office, Department of Transportation (SWRO-DOT) hereby offers the Tribe the first right-of-refusal to contract available funds.
(d) To contract the Tribal Transportation Planning (66K) and the Tribal Transportation Program (TTP)(6K1) funds, the Tribe is required to submit to the SWRO-DOT the following documents:
(1) TTP Tribal Transportation Improvement Plan (TTIP/Control Schedule)
(2) Proposed Statement of Work for Planning, Design, Construction and/or Road Maintenance Supplemental
(4) Tribal Resolution to Enter into a Pub. L. 93-638 contract
(e) The Pueblo has prepared the required documents for the following projects:
(1) TTP Projects:
(B) Road Maintenance Supplemental
(C) NP405 Than Povi Po
(D) NP416 Ovin Po
(2) 23 U.S.C 204(j):