Indian tribe

(5) The term “Indian tribe” means any Indian tribe, band, nation, or other organized group or community of Indians which— (A) is recognized as eligible by the Secretary for the special programs and services provided by the United States to Indians because of their status as Indians, and (B) is recognized as possessing powers of self-government.


25 USC § 2703(5)

Scoping language

For purposes of this chapter
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