20 U.S. Code § 80q–8 - Board of Regents functions with respect to certain agreements and programs
(a) Priority to be given to Indian organizations with respect to certain agreements
In entering into agreements with museums and other educational and cultural organizations to—
the Board of Regents shall give priority to agreements with Indian organizations, including Indian tribes, museums, cultural centers, educational institutions, libraries, and archives. Such agreements may provide that loans or services to such organizations may be furnished by the Smithsonian Institution at minimal or no cost.
(b) Indian programs
The Board of Regents may establish—
(c) Indian Museum Management Fellowships
The Board of Regents shall establish an Indian Museum Management Fellowship program to provide stipend support to Indians for training in museum development and management.
Source(Pub. L. 101–185, § 10,Nov. 28, 1989, 103 Stat. 1342; Pub. L. 105–244, title IX, § 901(d),Oct. 7, 1998, 112 Stat. 1828; Pub. L. 110–315, title IX, § 941(k)(2)(B),Aug. 14, 2008, 122 Stat. 3465.)
2008—Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 110–315substituted “tribally controlled colleges or universities (as defined in section 1801 (a) of title 25)” for “tribally controlled community colleges (as defined in section 1801 of title 25)”.
1998—Subsec. (b)(2). Pub. L. 105–244made technical amendment to reference in original act which appears in text as reference to section 1801 of title 25.
Effective Date of 1998 Amendment