Bureau of Indian Affairs June 27, 2013 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Procedures for Establishing That an American Indian Group Exists as an Indian Tribe
Document Number: 2013-15329
Type: Proposed Rule
Date: 2013-06-27
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The Office of the Assistant SecretaryIndian Affairs is examining ways to improve the Department's process for acknowledging an Indian tribe, as set forth in regulations. This document announces a comment period, tribal consultation sessions, and public comment sessions on a preliminary discussion draft of potential revisions to improve the Federal acknowledgment process.