Petitioner Number: 120
Petitioner Name: Amah Mutsun Band of Ohlone/Coastanoan Indians, CA
Acknowledged/Denied/In Process: In-process
Current Status: In-process
Currently in Litigation: No
Acknowledgment Regulation Revision Chosen by Petitioner: 1994
Associated Document(s):

Letter of Intent | Federal Register Notice of Letter of Intent | TA Letter 1 | TA Letter 2 | Letter of Extension (Jun 2017) | Letter of Extension (Sep 2017) | Letter to Lopez Suspending PF (May 2018) | Letter to Zwierlein Suspending PF (May 2018) | Letter to Lopez Granting Additional Time (Mar 2019) | Letter to Lopez Continuing PF Suspension and Requesting Additional Documents (Sep 2019) | Letter to Zwierlein Continuing PF Suspension and Requesting Additional Documents (Sep 2019) | Letter to Lopez and Zwierlein Continuing Suspension (Jan 2020) | Letter to Lopez Regarding Leadership Dispute (Jun 2020) | Letter to Zwierlein Regarding Leadership Dispute (Jun 2020) | Proposed Finding | Federal Register Notice PF | Press Release PF


Letter of intent 9/18/90; doc'n rec’d 8/22/95; TA ltr 5/21/96; partial resp. rec’d 9/26/96, 6/10/98; TA ltr 2/16/99; partial resp. rec’d 5/20/02, 8/15/03, and 9/15/03; ready 9/15/03; active consideration on 11/1/2013; petitioner requested to continue under 1994 regulations. The Department of the Interior (Department) has used different formats for acknowledgment decisions throughout the years. The documents vary depending on the circumstances of the case. The Office of Federal Acknowledgment (OFA) within the Department may have prepared one, two or three technical reports for a proposed finding. The Department may or may not have prepared a technical report for final determination. In some instances, the Department did not receive any comment or comment was so limited that the final determination response was contained within the Federal Register notice of the decision without a separate report being prepared. The accompanying file includes all technical reports, summary evaluations of the evidence, and Federal Register notices that the Department prepared in a given case as well as other documents as appropriate.