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Bureau of Indian Affairs designates service area for Tejon Tribe
National | Federal Recognition
Bureau of Indian Affairs designates service area for Tejon Tribe (May 17, 2017)
The tribe still doesn't have a reservation but its service area is the entirety of Kern County in California.

Tribes awarded $715M in Housing and Urban Development grants
National | Politics | Federal Recognition
Tribes awarded $715M in Housing and Urban Development grants (February 17, 2016)
Some of the newest members of the family of Indian nations received funds to address housing conditions and economic development in their communities.

Tejon Tribe to hold inaugural powwow after gaining recognition
National | Federal Recognition
Tejon Tribe to hold inaugural powwow after gaining recognition (September 24, 2015)
The California tribe was restored to federal recognition in January 2012 by former assistant secretary Larry Echo Hawk.

BIA adopts new policy regarding federal recognition process
Law | National | Federal Recognition
BIA adopts new policy regarding federal recognition process (June 30, 2015)
All groups seeking recognition, clarification or affirmation of their status must follow the same rules.

BIA seeks comments about organization of California tribe
National | Federal Recognition
BIA seeks comments about organization of California tribe (May 11, 2015)
A group on the Pinoleville Pomo Nation wants to organize under the provisions of the Indian Reorganization Act.

Recently recognized Tejon Tribe to close enrollment next month
National | Federal Recognition
Recently recognized Tejon Tribe to close enrollment next month (August 22, 2014)
Membership is based on a roll from December 1915, according to a legal notice that was published in The Los Angeles Times.

IHS approves service areas for three newly recognized tribes
Health | Federal Recognition
IHS approves service areas for three newly recognized tribes (September 11, 2013)
The Indian Health Service has approved service areas for three recently recognized tribes.

DOI backs Larry Echo Hawk's decision to   recognize  Tejon Tribe
National | Federal Recognition
DOI backs Larry Echo Hawk's decision to recognize Tejon Tribe (May 2, 2013)
The Interior Department is standing by a decision to place the Tejon Tribe of California back on the list of federally recognized entities. Citing a past mistake, former Assistant Secretary...

OIG report slams Larry Echo Hawk for handling of Tejon case
National | Federal Recognition
OIG report slams Larry Echo Hawk for handling of Tejon case (May 1, 2013)
Former Assistant Secretary Larry Echo Hawk put the Tejon Tribe of California back on the list of federally recognized entities without following any sort of "discernible process", the Office of...

Tejon Indian Tribe  to start preparing for future as newest tribe
Federal Recognition
Tejon Indian Tribe to start preparing for future as newest tribe (January 4, 2012)
Leaders of the newest federally recognized tribe will be meeting soon to prepare a plan for their future. Vice chairman Jim Appodaca of the Tejon Indian Tribe of California said...

BIA places   Tejon Indian Tribe    back on   list of  recognized tribes
Federal Recognition
BIA places Tejon Indian Tribe back on list of recognized tribes (January 3, 2012)
The Bureau of Indian Affairs has placed the Tejon Indian Tribe of California back on the list of federally recognized tribes. Assistant Secretary Larry Echo Hawk said the tribe was...

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