Implementation on the Tribal Self-governance Demonstration Project: Hearing Before the Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, First Session, on Oversight Hearing on Implementation of the Self-Governance Demonstration Project Act by the Bureau of Indian Affairs and the Indian Health Service, October 20, 1993, Washington, DC.

Front Cover

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Other editions - View all

Common terms and phrases

Popular passages

Page 67 - The very fact of repeated treaties with them recognizes it; and the settled doctrine of the law of nations is, that a weaker power does not surrender its independence — its right to self-government, by associating with a stronger, and taking its protection. A weak state, in order to provide for its safety, may place itself under the protection of one more powerful, without stripping itself of the right of government and ceasing to be a state.
Page 64 - Government operates — to shift from top-down bureaucracy to entrepreneurial Government that empowers citizens and communities to change our country from the bottom up. We must reward the people and ideas that work and get rid of those that don't.
Page 136 - Secretary" means the Secretary, the Under Secretary, any Assistant Secretary, or any other head or assistant head of the executive or military department or other Federal agency; and the term "his duly authorized representative" means any person or persons or board (other than the Contracting Officer) authorized to act for the head of the agency or the Secretary. (b) The term "Contracting Officer...
Page 136 - Executive agency" means an executive department, a military department, or any independent establishment within the meaning of 5 USC 101, 102, and 104(1), respectively, and any wholly owned Government corporation within the meaning of 31 USC 9101. "Federal agency...
Page 136 - The Federal Acquisition Regulations System is established for the codification and publication of uniform policies and procedures for acquisition by all executive agencies. The Federal Acquisition Regulations System consists of the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR), which is the primary document, and agency acquisition regulations that implement or supplement the FAR. The FAR System does not include internal agency guidance of the type described in 1.301(a)(2).
Page 29 - Edward K. Thomas. I am the elected president of the Central Council of the Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska, a federally recognized Indian tribe of more than 26,000 tribal citizens.
Page 45 - FTCA claims history for tribal self-determination contracts at the Indian Health Service [IHS] and the Bureau of Indian Affairs [BIA].
Page 45 - THE NAVAJO NATION The Navajo Nation is the largest Indian tribe in the United States. With a citizenship of over 219,198 enrolled members...
Page 77 - I bring you greetings from the people of the Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians...
Page 49 - AT THE OVERSIGHT HEARING BEFORE THE COMMITTEE ON INDIAN AFFAIRS, UNITED STATES SENATE, ON THE •CHALLENGES FACED BY INDIAN YOUTH, INCLUDING ALCOHOL AND SUBSTANCE ABUSE, VIOLENCE, EDUCATION AND FAMILY VALUES, ENVIRONMENT AND EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES".

Bibliographic information