25 U.S. Code § 3110 - Tribal forestry programs
The Secretary shall establish within the Bureau of Indian Affairs a program to provide financial support to forestry programs established by an Indian tribe.
(b) Support allocation formula; criteria
(1) The Secretary, with the participation of Indian tribes with Indian forest lands, shall establish, and promulgate by regulations, a formula—
(2) The formula established pursuant to this subsection shall provide funding necessary to support—
(A) one professional forester, including fringe benefits and support costs, for each eligible tribe, and
(3) In any fiscal year that appropriations are not sufficient to fully fund tribal forestry programs at each level of assistance under the formula required to be established in this section, available funds for each level of assistance shall be evenly divided among the tribes qualifying for that level of assistance.
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