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Orders and Policies Regarding Consultation with Indian Tribes

   

    Presidental

           
  1. Presidential Memorandum for the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies - Government-to-Government Relationship with Tribal Governments September 23, 2004
  2. Executive Order No. 13336 - American Indian and Alaska Native Education April 30, 2004
  3. Bush pledges to uphold sovereignty Aug. 30, 2000
  4. Executive Order No. 13175 - Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal Government, 65 Fed. Reg. 67249 Nov. 6, 2000
  5. Executive Order No. 13096 - American Indian and Alaska Native Education, 63 Fed. Reg. 4268 August 6, 1998.
  6. Executive Order No. 13084 - Consultation and Coordination with Indian Tribal Governments, 63 Fed. Reg. 27655 Apr. 14, 1998.
  7. Executive Order No. 13007 - Indian Sacred Sites, 61 Fed. Reg. 26711 May 24, 1996.
  8. Presidential Memorandum for the Heads of Executive Departments and Agencies regarding Government-to-Government relations with Native American Tribal Governments (Apr. 29, 1994), 59 Fed. Reg. 22951 May 4, 1994
  9. Statement by President George H. Bush - reaffirming the government-to-government relationship between the federal government and tribal governments (June 14, 1991).
  10. President Ronald Reagan's American Indian Policy, 19 Weekly Comp.Pres.Doc.98  (Jan. 24, 1983).
  11. President Richard Nixon's special message on Indian affairs (July 8, 1970).

    Interior

           
  1. Bureau of Indian Affairs Government-to-Government Consultation Policy Dec. 13, 2000
  2. Advisory Council on Historic Preservation Policy Statement Regarding ACHP's Relationship with Indian Tribes November 17, 2000
  3. Secretarial Order No. 3215 -- Principles for the Discharge of the Secretary's Trust Responsibility April 28, 2000 to expire October 31, 2000
  4. Secretarial Order No. 3206 - American Indian Tribal Rights, Federal - Tribal Trust Responsibilities, and the Endangered Species Act (signed by the Secretaries of the Department of Interior and the Department of Commerce June 5, 1997
  5. Assistant Secretary-Indian Affairs Advisory Memorandum to All DOI Bureau and Office Heads: Guidance on the Federal/Tribal Government-to-Government Policy (February 24, 1995).
  6. Bureau of Land Management H-8160-1 - General Procedural Guidance for Native American Consultation, (November 3, 1994).
  7. United States Fish & Wildlife Service Native American Policy (June 28, 1994)
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    Environmental Protection Agency   

           
  1. Memorandum to all EPA Employees Reaffirming Indian Policy July 11, 2001.
  2. Tribal Consultation in EPA Region 10 Feb. 4, 2000
  3. Region 8 Policy for Environmental Protection in Indian Country Feb. 4, 2000
  4. EPA Policy for the Administration of Environmental Programs on Indian reservations (Nov. 8, 1984).
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    Housing & Urban Development   

           
  1. HUD Tribal Consultation Document - Implementation of Statutory Changes to NAHASDA (November 28, 2001)
  2. HUD Government-to-Government Tribal Consultation Policy (June 28, 2001).
  3. HUD American Indian and Alaska Native 1994 Policy Statement (April 29, 1994).
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    Other Agencies   

           
  1. Memorandum for U.S. Army Corp of Engineers Commanders - Policy Guidance Letter No. 57, Indian Sovereignty and Government-to-Government Relations with Indian tribes (Feb. 18, 1998)
  2. Bonneville Power Administration Tribal Policy (April 29, 1996)
  3. Department of Defense American Indian and Alaska Native Policy (October 20, 1998).
  4. U.S. Department of Energy American Indian and Alaska Native Policy (August 21, 2001, reaffirming October 2000, and superseding April 8, 1992 policy).
  5. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission Policy Statement on consultation with Indian tribes in Commission proceedings, 104 FERC  61, 108 (July 23, 2003).
  6. United States Forest Service National Resource Book on American Indian and Alaska Native Relations (April 1997).
  7. National Indian Gaming Commission, 69 Fed. Reg. 16973 (March 31, 2004).
  8. Internal Revenue Service - Outline of Tribal Consultation Policy (July 15, 2004).
  9. Department of Justice Policy on Indian Sovereignty and Government-to-Government Relations with Indian Tribes, 61 Fed. Reg. 29424,29426 (June 10, 1996).
  10. Department of Transportation Federal Highway Administration - Section 106 Tribal Consultation Q & A's (May 12, 2004).