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Petition #401 Schaghticoke Indian Tribe (SIT), CT

Petitioner Number: 401
Petitioner Name: Schaghticoke Indian Tribe
Petitioner State: CT
Acknowledged/Denied/In Process: In-process
Current Status: Public commenting on documented petition
Currently in Litigation: No
Acknowledgment Regulation Revision Chosen by Petitioner: 2015
Petition Narrative Document(s):
  • Documented Petition Narrative (2022-01-06) Part 1
  • Documented Petition Narrative (2022-01-06) Part 2
Petitioner Contact Information:

Mr. Alan Russell P.O. Box 111 Kent, CT 06757

Opportunity to Submit Comments:

Notice 2022-03-07:  In accordance with 25 CFR 83.22(b)(1)(iv), the Department is publishing this "opportunity for individuals and entities to submit comments and evidence supporting or opposing the petitioner's request for acknowledgment within 120 days of the date of the web site posting."

Any individual or entity wishing to submit comments on this specific petition must deliver them to:

  Department of the Interior   Office of the Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs   Attn: Office of Federal Acknowledgment   1849 C Street, NW   Washington, DC  20240

Comments must be postmarked no later than 2022-07-05.

Opportunity to Request to be Kept Informed of General Actions:

In accordance with 25 CFR 83.22(b)(1)(v), the Department is publishing this "opportunity for individuals and entities to request to be kept informed of general actions regarding a specific petitioner." 

Those wishing to be kept informed of general actions regarding this specific petitioner must mail a written request to:

  Department of the Interior   Office of the Assistant Secretary - Indian Affairs   Attn: Office of Federal Acknowledgment   1849 C Street, NW   Washington, DC  20240

An individual or entity may mail a written request at any point during the acknowledgment process.

Comments or Materials Submitted by Third Parties:

n/a

Substantive Documents Issued by the Department:
OFA's Contact List for Petitioner:

Attorney of Record: Michael J. Anderson Anderson Indian Law 1730 Rhode Island Avenue NW, Suite 501 Washington, DC 20036 Phone: (202)-262-8856

Contact Information for Notified Parties and Other Individuals or Entities that Requested to Be Kept Informed:

Governor: The Honorable Ned Lamont Governor of Connecticut Office of the Governor 210 Capitol Avenue Hartford, Connecticut 06106 Phone: (860)-566-4840

Attorney General: The Honorable William Tong Office of the Attorney General 165 Capitol Avenue Hartford, Connecticut 06106 Phone: (860)-808-5318 Fax: (860)-808-5387

Town Government: The Honorable Jean C. Speck First Selectman, Town of Kent 41 Kent Green Boulevard P.O. Box 678 Kent, Connecticut 06757 Phone: (860)-927-4627 Fax: (860)-927-1313

Federally Recognized Indian Tribes: Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation c/o Chairman Rodney Butler 2 Matts Path P.O. Box 3060 Mashantucket, Connecticut 60338-3060 Phone: (860)-396-6572

Mohegan Tribe of Indians of Connecticut c/o Chairman R. James Gessner 13 Crow Hill Road Uncasville, Connecticut 06382 Phone: (860)-862-6100

Other: Mr. Richard Velky 101 Elizabeth Street, 2nd Floor Derby, Connecticut 06418

 

Documents Issued under 1994 revision of Acknowledgment Regulations:

n/a

Notes:

None.

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