In addition, a roundtable was established in the Northeast to encourage local governments, interest groups and First Nations to meet with Treaty 8 First Nations and discuss agreements. Another goal is to raise public awareness of the government`s work in reconciliation and partnerships with First Nations. In August 2016, approximately 90 per cent of TLE transactions took place in Manitoba and Saskatchewan. Compliance with the TLE agreements contributes to the creation of partnerships and promotes the economic development of the surrounding reserves and municipalities. As a general rule, a TLE transaction agreement defines a quantity of land that a First Nation can acquire either on a buyer-consenting seller basis, or from an unoccupied Crown country or, in some cases, in an agreed-upon purchase or selection area. Specific allegations relate to complaints made by First Nations to the federal government for non-compliance with their legal obligations arising from historical contracts and/or the way it managed First Nations funds or assets. The federal government resolves these claims by negotiating specific compensation agreements with First Nations. Although the State Government has not signed these agreements, it is working with the federal government to allow additional reserve allocations resulting from specific debt clearing agreements that contain a land element. First Nations, which have not received all the countries to which they were entitled to land authorization (TEL) under contracts signed by the Crown and First Nations, can apply to the Government of Canada for a land law contract. TLE implementation agreements are negotiated between First Nations and the Government of Canada, usually with the participation of provincial and territorial governments.
The federal government must meet contractual obligations to provide First Nations with the promised amount of reserve countries. It is the agreement that allows the First Nation to enter into a land authorization (TLE) contract with Canada and Saskatchewan to resolve an outstanding FTA application. This brochure describes the municipal service agreements, tax cards and statutory arrangements that were agreed upon when creating a First Nations reserve space in urban municipalities. Since the signing of the framework agreement on September 22, 1992, eight other First Nations, who were not originally signatories to the framework agreement, have been validated under the framework agreement and their specific agreements have been ratified and signed. First Nations are still working on deficits: the TLE agreements are comprehensive.