Bureau of Indian Affairs May 9, 2019 – Federal Register Recent Federal Regulation Documents

Indian Child Welfare Act; Designated Tribal Agents for Service of Notice
Document Number: 2019-09611
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-09
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
The regulations implementing the Indian Child Welfare Act provide that Indian Tribes may designate an agent other than the Tribal chairman for service of notice of proceedings under the Act. This notice includes the current list of designated Tribal agents for service of notice.
Proclaiming Certain Lands as Reservation for the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota
Document Number: 2019-09610
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-09
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice informs the public that the Assistant Secretary Indian Affairs proclaimed approximately 6.94 acres, more or less, an addition to the reservation of the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota on April 17, 2019.
Proclaiming Certain Lands as Reservation for the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians
Document Number: 2019-09609
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-09
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
This notice informs the public that the Assistant Secretary Indian Affairs proclaimed approximately 0.115 acres, more or less, an addition to the reservation of the Sault Ste. Marie Tribe of Chippewa Indians, on April 17, 2019.
HEARTH Act Approval of Pueblo of Isleta Leasing Law
Document Number: 2019-09608
Type: Notice
Date: 2019-05-09
Agency: Department of the Interior, Bureau of Indian Affairs
On April 17, 2019, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) approved the Pueblo of Isleta's (Tribe) Leasing Law under the Helping Expedite and Advance Responsible Tribal Homeownership Act of 2012 (HEARTH Act). With this approval, the Tribe is authorized to enter into agricultural, residential, business, wind and solar, wind energy evaluation, and other authorized purposes leases without further BIA approval.