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The Indian self-determination act many obstacles remain : report to the Congress by United States. General Accounting Office

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Published by General Accounting Office in Washington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Indians of North America -- Government relations.

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Edition Notes

Statementby the Comptroller General of the United States.
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 44 p. ;
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15220292M

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Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act Regulations PAGE 5 As a result of that meeting, the full committee was able to transmit a report to the Secretaries which included consensus regulatory language on all but four issues: internal agency procedures; contractFile Size: KB. the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act will lead to the mere appearance of greater Indian self-government and that tribes will continue in their current poor condition and status. Confronted by seemingly greater Indian control and unmitigated Indian poverty, Congress will be susceptible to the suggestion that. The Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act, referred to in text, is Pub. L. 93–, Jan. 4, , 88 Stat. , which is classified principally to this chapter. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section of . (j), was in the original "title I of this act", meaning title I of Pub. L. 93–, known as the Indian Self-Determination Act, which is classified principally to subchapter I (§ et seq.) of this chapter. For complete classification of title I to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section of this title and Tables.

The Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act changes how the U.S. does business in Indian Country, empowering tribes to exercise their sovereignty and control their own affairs. Government agencies must now contract with Indian nations to provide services for their people that previously the federal government provided exclusively.   Self-determination is codified by article 3 of the UN Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples (UNDRIP) which states, “Article 3. Indigenous peoples have the right of self-determination. By virtue of that right they freely determine their political status and freely pursue their economic, social and cultural development.”. The Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act of (Public Law ) authorized the Secretary of the Interior, the Secretary of Health, Education, and Welfare, and some other government agencies to enter into contracts with, and make grants directly to, federally recognized Indian tribes would have authority for how they administered Public law: Additionally, if the self-determination contract contains a provision authorizing interagency motor pool vehicles and related services, as provided in Section of the Indian Self-Determination Act Amendments of , the tribe or tribal organization is eligible to use GSA Fleet motor vehicles and related services, if available (See 25 U.S.C.

The Indian Self-Determination Act of sought to restore self-government to peoples whose community affairs had long been administered by outsiders. This book explores whether that bold ambition was actually realized. Taking Charge is a sequel to the author’s landmark work To Show Heart, which examined Indian policy through George. TOPN: Indian Self-Determination Act. Laws acquire popular names as they make their way through Congress. Sometimes these names say something about the substance of the law (as with the ' Winter Olympic Commemorative Coin Act'). Indian policy of self-determination.5 Passed in , the Indian Self-Deter- mination and Education Assistance Act ("Act") provides a mechanism for tribes or tribal organizations to conduct activities previously performed for. Created by the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act of (ISDEAA), the Division of Indian Self-Determination (ISD) is charged with the responsibility to further American Indian tribes’ exercise of Self-Determination as a matter of policy.