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Petitions in Process

 

The table below lists the petitioners that are in the acknowledgment process under 25 CFR Part 83 acknowledgment regulations as revised in 2015.

Petitions in Process as of
 
Petitioner Name Petition No. State Current Stage of Process Entity Leading Stage Projected End Date of Stage Next Stage of Process
Muscogee Nation of Florida 032 FL Response to Phase I technical assistance reviewPetitionerno time limitOFA evaluates Petitioner's response to technical assistance review
Piro/Manso/Tiwa Indian Tribe of the Pueblo of San Juan Guadalupe 005 NM Response to Phase I technical assistance review Petitionerno time limitOFA evaluates Petitioner's response to technical assistance review
Fernandeno Tataviam Band of Mission Indians 158 CA Response to Phase I technical assistance review Petitioner no time limitOFA evaluates Petitioner's response to technical assistance review

  

 

Petitioners with Documented Petitions that Will Supplement their Documented Petitions
Petitioner Name Petition No. State Current Stage of Process Entity Leading Stage Projected End Date of Stage Next Stage of Process
Meherrin Indian Tribe 119B NC Supplementing Documented Petition Petitioner no time limit DP Review
United Houma Nation, Inc. 056 LA Supplementing Documented Petition Petitioner no time limit DP Review
Biloxi, Chitimacha Confederation of Muskogees, Inc. 056A LA Supplementing Documented Petition Petitioner no time limit DP Review
Pointe-au-Chien Indian Tribe 056B LA Supplementing Documented Petition Petitioner no time limit DP Review
Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana 031 MT Supplementing Documented Petition Petitioner no time limit DP Review
Juaneno Band of Mission Indians, Acjachemen Nation 084A CA Supplementing Documented Petition Petitioner no time limit DP Review

The petitioners in this table have stated that they will supplement their petitions with additional material. When one of these petitioners submits additional materials and declares that its submissions are complete, the Department will review the materials and move the petitioner onto the Register of Documented Petitions in accordance with 25 CFR 83.21-22.

 

Under section 83.7(b) of the acknowledgment regulations, several petitioners chose to complete the acknowledgment process under the previous version of the acknowledgment regulations (the 25 CFR Part 83 acknowledgment regulations as revised April 1, 1994). These petitioners are:

Further information on these petitioners is available on the RECENT ACKNOWLEDGMENT ACTIONS page and on the page dedicated to a specific petitioner.

 

Key for "Stage of Process" columns: 

  • AC = Administrative Correspondence
  • DP = Documented Petition
  • FD = Final Determination
  • FR = Federal Register
  • OHA = Office of Hearings and Appeals
  • TA= Technical Assistance
  • PF = Proposed Finding