self-determination contract

(j) “self-determination contract” means a contract (or grant or cooperative agreement utilized under section 5308 of this title ) entered into under subchapter I of this chapter between a tribal organization and the appropriate Secretary for the planning, conduct and administration of programs or services which are otherwise provided to Indian tribes and their members pursuant to Federal law: Provided, That except as provided the last proviso in section 5324(a) of this title, no contract (or grant or cooperative agreement utilized under section 5308 of this title ) entered into under subchapter I of this chapter shall be construed to be a procurement contract;

Source

25 USC § 5304(j)


Scoping language

For purposes of this chapter
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