Which Agreement Called For Complete Self-Government For The Settlers In The Northwest Territory

In 1996, Déline Land Cor­po­ra­tion returned to the nego­ti­at­ing table on behalf of the ben­e­fi­cia­ries of the Sahtu Dene and Métis Com­pre­hen­sive Land Claims Agree­ment in Déline to dis­cuss self-government with Canada and the Gov­ern­ment of the North­west Ter­ri­to­ries. Déline set up the oper­a­tion of an Abo­rig­i­nal pub­lic gov­ern­ment struc­ture that united the Déline-Dénée Band, the Société fon­cière Déline and the munic­i­pal gov­ern­ment into a sin­gle gov­ern­ment. A process and timetable agree­ment was signed in Octo­ber 1998 and an agree­ment in prin­ci­ple was reached in August 2003. These agree­ments alter the rela­tion­ship between Indige­nous sig­na­to­ries, the fed­eral gov­ern­ment, and the rel­e­vant provin­cial and ter­ri­to­r­ial governments.…