Indian tribe

(5)The term “Indian tribe” means any tribe, band, nation, or other organized group or community, including any Alaska native village, regional corporation, or village corporation (as defined in, or established pursuant to, the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (et seq.)), which is recognized as eligible for the special programs and services provided by the United States to Indians because of their status as Indians.

Source

20 USC § 9101(5)


Scoping language

As used in this chapter
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