Indian tribe

(2)the term “Indian tribe” means any tribe, band, nation, pueblo, or other organized group or community of Indians, including any Alaska Native village (as defined in, or established pursuant to, the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U.S.C. 1601et 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

42 USC § 1996a(c)(2)


Scoping language

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