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What does FNGA stand for?

FNGA stands for First Nations Governance Act

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If that is true, than one has to wonder about the lucidity of the Conservative federal governments's attempts to do an end-run around consultation and bring in through the back door its 2009 version of the Liberal governments's First Nations Governance act.
INTRODUCTION With the federal government's recognition of an inherent right to self-government in 1995 (Canada 1995), the 1996 report of the Royal Commission on Aboriginal Peoples, and the twice-proposed First Nations Governance Act (Canada 2002), Aboriginal self-government remained a focus of debate in the early twenty-first century (see Russell 2000; Flanagan 2000).
That committee's work was rejected by former Indian Affairs minister Robert Nault in his First Nations governance Act (FNGA), and that led to the FNGA being rejected by the chiefs.
Winnipeg MP Pat Martin demonstrated impressive mettle on Aboriginal issues during the bitter Aboriginal Affairs committee debate on the First Nations governance act last year.
The national chief of the Assembly of First Nations said "clearly, accountability and transparency are a two-way street," referring to the last two years of controversy over the First Nations governance act, a federal government-led initiative to improve the accountability of First Nations' governments.
Well, it turns out to be a whole lot more complicated than anyone thought and the fuss over the Government of Canada's new First Nations Governance Act is showing just how difficult this may be.