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Decided Cases: Petitions Resolved by DOI

 

 

The following tables show the petitioners that the Department acknowledged through 25 CFR Part 83 and the petitioners that the Department declined to acknowledge through 25 CFR Part 83.
 

Petitioners Acknowledged Through 25 CFR Part 83 (18 Petitions):
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Count Petitioning Group Name Petition Number State Date Decision Effective
1 Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa & Chippewa 003 MI 1980-05-27
2 Jamestown Clallam Tribe 019 WA 1981-02-10
3 Tunica Biloxi Indian Tribe 001 LA 1981-09-25
4 Death Valley Timbi Sha Shoshone Band 051 CA 1983-01-03
5 Narragansett Indian Tribe 059 RI 1983-04-11
6 Poarch Band of Creeks 013 AL 1984-08-10
7 Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head 076 MA 1987-04-11
8 San Juan Southern Paiute Tribe 071 AZ 1990-03-28
9 Mohegan Indian Tribe 038 CT 1994-05-14
10 Jena Band of Choctaws 045 LA 1995-08-29
11 Huron Potawatomi Inc. 009 MI 1996-03-17
12 Samish Indian Tribe 014 WA 1996-04-26
13 Match-E-Be-Nash-She-Wish Band of Pottawatomi Indians of MI 009A MI 1999-08-23
14 Snoqualmie Indian Tribe 020 WA 1999-10-06
15 Cowlitz Tribe of Indians 016 WA 2000-01-04
16 Mashpee Wampanoag 015 MA 2007-05-16
17 Shinnecock Indian Nation 004 NY 2010-10-01
18 Pamunkey Indian Tribe 323 VA 2016-01-28

 

 

Petitioners Denied Acknowledgment Through 25 CFR Part 83 (33 Petitions):
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Count Petitioning Group Name Petition Number State Date Decision Effective
1 Lower Muskogee Creek Tribe East of the MS 008 GA 1981-12-21
2 Creeks East of the Mississippi 010 FL 1981-12-21
3 Munsee Thames River Delaware, CO 026 CO 1983-01-03
4 Principal Creek Indian Nation 007 AL 1985-06-10
5 Kaweah Indian Nation 070A CA 1985-06-10
6 United Lumbee Nation of NC and America 070 CA 1985-07-02
7 Southeastern Cherokee Confederacy (SECC) 029 GA 1985-11-25
8 Northwest Cherokee Wolf Band, SECC 029A OR 1985-11-25
9 Red Clay Inter tribal Indian Band, SECC 029B TN 1985-11-25
10 Tchinouk Indians 052 OR 1986-03-17
11 MaChis Lower AL Creek Indian Tribe 087 AL 1988-08-22
12 Miami Nation of Indians of IN, Inc. 066 IN 1992-08-17
13 Ramapough Mountain Indians, Inc. 058 NJ 1998-01-07
14 MOWA Band of Choctaw 086 AL 1999-11-26
15 Yuchi Tribal Organization 121 OK 2000-03-21
16 Duwamish Indian Tribe 025 WA 2002-05-08
17 Chinook Indian Tribe/Chinook Nation 057 WA 2002-07-05
18 Muwekma Ohlone Tribe of San Francisco Bay 111 CA 2002-12-16
19 Snohomish Tribe of Indians 012 WA 2004-03-05
20 Golden Hill Paugussett Tribe 081 CT 2005-03-18
21 Eastern Pequot Indians of Connecticut 035 CT 2005-10-14
22 Paucatuck Eastern Pequot Indians of Connecticut, CT 113 CT 2005-10-14
23 Schaghticoke Tribal Nation 079 CT 2005-10-14
24 Burt Lake Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians, Inc. 101 MI 2007-01-03
25 St. Francis/Sokoki Band of Abenakis of Vermont 068 VT 2007-10-01
26 Nipmuc Nation (Hassanamisco Band), MA 069A MA 2008-01-28
27 Webster/Dudley Band of Chaubunagungamaug Nipmuck Indians 069B MA 2008-01-28
28 Steilacoom Tribe 011 WA 2008-06-17
29 Juaneno Band of Mission Indians 084B CA 2011-06-20
30 Central Band of Cherokee of Lawrenceburg 227 TN 2012-07-24
31 The Brothertown Indian Nation 067 WI 2012-12-11
32 Choctaw Nation of Florida 288 FL 2013-07-11
33 Tolowa Nation 085 CA 2013-07-11