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Federal Register [GovInfo FDsys]
Official daily publication for rules, proposed rules, and notices of Federal agencies and organizations, as well as executive orders and other presidential documents.
Code of Federal Regulations
Code of Federal Regulations, Title 26
GPO’s Federal Digital System (FDsys) provides free online access to official publications from all three branches of the Federal Government.
Code of Federal Regulations, Title 25 Indians
Hosted by U.S. Government Publishing Office (GPO). To Read "Law and Order on Indian Reservations" navigate to and open Chapter 1: Bureau of Indian Affairs, Department of the Interior; Subchapter B - Law and Order , Part 11.
Code of Federal Regulations (Annual Edition) [GovInfo FDsys]
The Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) annual edition is the codification of the general and permanent rules published in the Federal Register by the departments and agencies of the Federal Government. It is divided into 50 titles that represent broad areas subject to Federal regulation. The 50 subject matter titles contain one or more individual volumes, which are updated once each calendar year, on a staggered basis.
American Indian Reservations and Trust Areas
The "American Indian Reservations and Indian Trust Areas" is a compendium of information about the economic infrastructure of these areas. The material is arranged geographically, and is presented in small files based on location.
The Avalon Project: The American Constitution
Hosted at Yale Law School. Comprehensive source of primary and secondary legal research resources; includes access to TWEN web courses. Includes: Declaration of Independence, Articles of Confederation, Notes on the debates in the Federal Convention, Federalist Papers, and the Ratification Resolutions of the States
Handbook of Federal Indian Law, Felix S. Cohen
The Native American Constitution and Law Digitization Project presents this authoritative work online.
Indian Claims Commission Decisions, 1946-1973
A comprehensive index to all the claims and decisions of the ICC through 1973. Two indexes and a Table of Cases assist the user in finding relevant materials. Cases that originated with the ICC and moved to the Court of Claims when the ICC ceased to exist are traced.
United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs
Complete transcripts of Hearings available, as well as information on Legislation, nominations, and recent news.
Presidential Executive Orders
Researchers may wish to consult Executive Orders Disposition Tables, beginning with January 8, 1937 to August 29, 2006, including title, signature date, Federal Register citation, and detailed history of amendments and revocations. For example, under the Clinton Administration, out of 364 Executive Orders executed, five pertained to Native Americans and they are indexed under that heading (Native Americans).
Presidential Proclamations and Executive Orders, Codified
The Office of the Federal Register presents this online version of the Codification of Presidential Proclamations and Executive Orders, April 13, 1945, through January 20, 1989. The paper version of this publication is out of print. The Codification provides in one convenient reference source Proclamations and Executive Orders with general applicability and continuing effect. It covers April 13, 1945, through January 20, 1989, spanning the administrations of Harry S. Truman through Ronald Reagan.
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