25 U.S. Code § 1663a - Nevada Area Office
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(a) In general
Not later than 1 year after March 23, 2010, in a manner consistent with the tribal consultation policy of the Service, the Secretary shall submit to Congress a plan describing the manner and schedule by which an area office, separate and distinct from the Phoenix Area Office of the Service, can be established in the State of Nevada.
(b) Failure to submit plan
(1) Definition of operations funds
In this subsection, the term “operations funds” means only the funds used for—
(A) the administration of services, including functional expenses such as overtime, personnel salaries, and associated benefits; or
(2) Withholding of funds
If the Secretary fails to submit a plan in accordance with subsection (a), the Secretary shall withhold the operations funds reserved for the Office of the Director, subject to the condition that the withholding shall not adversely impact the capacity of the Service to deliver health care services.
Source(Pub. L. 94–437, title VI, § 604, as added Pub. L. 111–148, title X, § 10221(a),Mar. 23, 2010, 124 Stat. 935.)