25 CFR 170.103 - What goals and principles guide the Secretaries?

§ 170.103 What goals and principles guide the Secretaries?
When undertaking transportation activities affecting tribes, the Secretaries should, to the maximum extent permitted by law:
(a) Establish regular and meaningful consultation and collaboration with affected tribal governments, including facilitating the direct involvement of tribal governments in short- and long-range Federal transportation planning efforts;
(b) Promote the rights of tribal governments to govern their own internal affairs;
(c) Promote the rights of tribal governments to receive direct transportation services from the Federal Government or to enter into agreements to directly operate any tribally related transportation programs serving tribal members;
(d) Ensure the continuation of the trust responsibility of the United States to tribes and Indian individuals;
(e) Reduce the imposition of unfunded mandates upon tribal governments;
(f) Encourage flexibility and innovation in the implementation of the IRR Program;
(g) Reduce, streamline, and eliminate unnecessarily restrictive transportation policies, guidelines, or procedures;
(h) Ensure that tribal rights and interests are appropriately considered during program development;
(i) Ensure that the IRR Program is implemented consistent with tribal sovereignty and the government-to-government relationship; and
(j) Consult with, and solicit the participation of, tribes in the development of the annual BIA budget proposals.

Title 25 published on 2014-04-01.

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Title 25 published on 2014-04-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 25 CFR Part 170 after this date.

  • 2014-12-19; vol. 79 # 244 - Friday, December 19, 2014
    1. 79 FR 76192 - Tribal Transportation Program
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR, Bureau of Indian Affairs
      Proposed rule.
      Comments on this rule must be received by March 20, 2015. Comments on the information collections contained in this proposed regulation are separate from those on the substance of the rule. Comments on the information collection burden should be received by January 20, 2015 to ensure consideration, but must be received no later than February 17, 2015.
      25 CFR Part 170