25 U.S. Code § 3204 - Central registry
(a) Preparation of study
The Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of Health and Human Services and the Attorney General of the United States, is hereby authorized and directed to prepare a written study on the feasibility of, and need for, the establishment of a Central Register for reports or information on the abuse of children in Indian country.
(b) Content of study
The study conducted pursuant to subsection (a) of this section shall include, but shall not be limited to—