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Filed Under: National | Recognition
BIA opens meetings on changes to federal recognition process (07/11)
The United Houma Nation of Louisiana has put its petition on hold to wait for the new rules.

Filed Under: National | Recognition
Comment period opens on Native Hawaiian recognition proposal (06/20)
Officials say it would be up to the island's first inhabitants to determine how they want to organize their own government.

Filed Under: National | Recognition
DOI considers process to recognize Native Hawaiian government (06/18)
Public meetings start next week and tribal consultation will take place later this summer.

Filed Under: Law | National
Attorney General Holder addresses Indian Country initiatives (06/06)
Leader of Department of Justice spoke to tribal leaders and met with Native youth.

Filed Under: Law | National
Attorney General Holder to speak at tribal consultation meeting (06/04)
The last time a sitting attorney general was in Bismarck was at an NCAI meeting in 1963.

Filed Under: Opinion
Rudolph Ryser: State Department 'consultation' was a charade (06/02)
Rudolph Ryser of the Center for World Indigenous Studies says State Department doesn't want to implement the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples.

Filed Under: National | Recognition
Comment period on BIA federal recognition closes on August 1 (05/29)
Public meetings and consultation sessions will be held across the country in July.

Filed Under: National | Recognition
BIA plans separate meets for recognized, non-recognized tribes (05/26)
Non-recognized tribes are being asked to attend a public meeting, separate from consultation sessions for recognized tribes.

Filed Under: Canada | Education
First Nations leaders and activists battle education reform bill (04/30)
First Nations leaders and Native activists are vowing to do whatever it takes to defeat a controversial education reform measure.

Filed Under: Environment
Ho-Chunk Nation opposes rail line through traditional territory (04/30)
The Ho-Chunk Nation is opposing a railroad expansion project in Wisconsin.

Filed Under: Law | National | Trust
BIA proposes rule to include Alaska in land-into-trust process (04/30)
The Obama administration has unveiled a regulation to include Alaska tribes in the land-into-trust process.

Filed Under: Health | Law | National
BIA and IHS hold another consultation on contract support costs (04/08)
The Obama administration has scheduled another tribal consultation session to talk about contract support costs and has extended a deadline for comments on the matter.

Filed Under: Education | National
Consultation sessions to discuss reform in Indian school system (03/28)
The Obama administration has scheduled four tribal consultation sessions to discuss ways to improve the Indian school system.

Filed Under: Education | National
Colorado to consult with tribes for 1864 Sand Creek Massacre (03/18)
Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper (D) promised to work more closely with tribes as the 150th anniversary of the Sand Creek Massacre approaches.

Filed Under: Opinion | Politics
Jodi Gillette: White House Tribal Nations Conference updates (03/07)
Jodi Gillette announces the release of two reports from the 2013 White House Tribal Nations Conference.

Filed Under: Health | Law | National
BIA and IHS schedule consultation about contract support costs (02/21)
The Obama administration has scheduled a tribal consultation session to talk about contract support costs.

Filed Under: Education | National
National Indian Education Association hosts annual summit (02/03)
The National Indian Education Association hosts its annual legislative summit this week.

Filed Under: Environment
Tribes were asked for views on big Northeast bridge project (01/03)
Several tribes were asked for their views on a $1.3 billion bridge project in New York and New Jersey as part of an environmental review process that observers say is outdated and cumbersome

Filed Under: Opinion
Opinion: Tribes frustrated by lack of consultation on FDA rule (11/27)
Writer says Food and Drug Administration has failed to consult tribes on a new set of safety rules.

Filed Under: Recognition
BIA asks tribes about new federal recognition regulations (06/27)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs will be holding tribal consultation sessions to discuss changes to the federal recognition process.

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