Indian entities recognized and eligible to receive services from the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs (44 FR 7235)

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Bureau of Indian Affairs


Delegation of Authority

January 31, 1979.
   This notice is published in exercise of authority delegated by the Assistant Secretary—Indian Affairs under 5 U.S.C. 2 and 9, and 230 DM 1 and 2.
   Notice is hereby given in accordance with 25 CFR 54.6(b) by the Bureau of Indian Affairs of the tribal entities that have a government-to-government relationship with the United States. The United States recognizes its trust responsibility to these Indian entities and, therefore, acknowledges their eligibility for programs administered by the Bureau of Indian Affairs. The listed entities are not necessarily eligible for programs administered by other Federal Agencies. The list of eligible Alaskan entities will be published at a later date.

Absentee-Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma, Acoma Pueblo of New Mexico[2]
Agua-Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians (Palm Springs), Agua-Caliente Indian Reservation, California
Ak Chin Indian Community, Maricopa, Ak Chin Reservation, Arizona
Alabama-Quassarte Creek Tribal Town, Oklahoma
Alturas Rancheria of Pit River Indians, California
Apache Tribe of Oklahoma
Arapahoe Tribe of Wind River Reservation, Wyoming
Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of the Fort Peck Reservation, Montana
Augustine Band of Cahuilla Mission Indians, Augustine Reservation, California
Bad River Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, Bad River Reservation, Wisconsin
Barona Capitan Grande Band of Diegueno Mission Indians, Barona Reservation, California
Bay Mills Indian Community, Bay Mills Reservation, Michigan
Berry Creek Rancheria of Maidu Indians, California
Big Bend Rancheria of Pit River Indians, California
Big Lagoon Rancheria of Smith River Indians, California
Big Pine Band of Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Indians, Big Pine Reservation, California
Blackfeet Tribe, Blackfeet Indian Reservation, Montana
Bridgeport Paiute Indian Colony, California
Burns Paiute Indian Colony, Oregon
Cabazon Band of Cahuilla Mission Indians, Cabazon Reservation, California
Cachil DeHe Band of Wintun Indians of Colusa Rancheria, California
Caddo Tribe of Oklahoma
Cahuilla Band of Mission Indian, Cahuilla Reservation, California
Cahto Indian Tribe of the Laytonville Rancheria, California
Campo Band of Diegueno Mission Indians, Campo Reservation, California
Capitan Grande Band of Diegueno Mission Indians, Capitan Grande Reservation, California
Cayuga Nation of New York
Cedarville Rancheria of Northern Paiute Indians, California
Chemehuevi Tribe, Chemehuevi Reservation, Arizona
Cher-Ae Heights Indian Community of the Trinidad Rancheria, California
Cherokee Nation of Oklahoma
Cheyenne-Arapaho Tribes of Oklahoma
Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe, Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota
Chickasaw Nation of Oklahoma
Chippewa-Cree Tribe of the Rocky Boy Reservation, Montana
Chitimacha Tribe of Louisiana
Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma
Citizen Band of Potawatomi Indians of Oklahoma
Cochiti Pueblo of New Mexico
Cocopah Tribe of Arizona
Coeur D'Alene Tribe, Coeur D'Alene Reservation, Idaho
Cold Springs Rancheria of Mono Indians, California
Colorado River Tribes of the Colorado River Indian Reservation, Arizona
Comanche Tribe of Oklahoma
Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation, Washington
Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, Washington
Confederated Tribes of the Goshute Reservation, Nevada & Utah
Confederated Salish & Kootenai Tribes of the Flathead Reservation, Montana
Confederated Tribes of the Siletz Reservation, Oregon
Confederated Tribes of the Umatilla Reservation, Oregon
Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon
Cortina Rancheria of Wintun Indians, California
Coushatta Tribe of Louisiana
Covelo Indian Community of the Round Valley Reservation, California
Coyote Valley Band of Pomo Indians, California
Creek Nation of Oklahoma
Crow Tribe of Montana
Crow Creek Sioux Tribe of the Crow Creek Reservation, South Dakota
Delaware Tribe of Western Oklahoma
Devils Lake Sioux Tribe, Devils Lake Sioux Reservation, North Dakota
Dry Creek Rancheria of Pomo Indians, California
Duckwater Shoshone Tribe, Duckwater Reservation, Nevada
Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians of North Carolina
Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma
Elem Indian Colony of Pomo Indians of California
Ely Indian Colony, Nevada
Enterprise Rancheria of Maidu Indians, California
Flandreau Santee Sioux Tribe, South Dakota
Forest County Potawatomi Community of Wisconsin
Fort Belknap Indian Community, Fort Belknap Reservation, Montana
Fort Bidwell Indian Community, Paiute Indians of the Port Bidwell Reservation, California
Fort Independence Indian Community, Paiute Indians of the Fort Independence Reservation, California
Fort McDermitt Paiute-Shoshone Tribes, Fort McDermitt Reservation, Nevada
Fort McDowell, Mohave-Apache Indian Community, Fort McDowell Indian Reservation, Arizona
Fort Mojave Indian Tribe of Arizona
Fort Sill Apache Tribe of Oklahoma
Gila River Indian Community, Gila River Indian Reservation, Arizona
Grindstone Indian Rancheria of Wintun-Wailaki Indians, California
Hannahville Indian Community of Michigan
Havasupai Tribe, Havasupai Reservation, Arizona
Hoh Indian Tribe, Hoh Indian Reservation, Washington
Hoopa Valley Tribe of the Hoopa Valley Reservation, California
Hopi Tribe of Arizona
Hopland Band of Pomo Indians, Hopland Rancheria, California
Hualapai Tribe, Hualapai Reservation, Arizona
Inaja & Cosmit Reservation (Diegueno Indians), California
Iowa Tribe of Kansas & Nebraska
Iowa Tribe of Oklahoma
Islete Pueblo of New Mexico
Jackson Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians, California
Jemez Pueblo of New Mexico
Jicarilla Apache Tribe, Jicarilla Apache Indian Reservation, Arizona
Kaibab Band of Paiute Indians, Kaibab Indian Reservation, Arizona
Kalispel Indian Community, Kalispel Reservation, Washington
Karok Tribe of California
Kashia Band of Pomo Indians of the Stewarts Point Rancheria, California
Kaw Tribe of Oklahoma
Keweenaw Bay Chippewa Indian Community, L'Anse Reservation, Michigan
Kialegee Tribal Town of Creek Indians, Oklahoma
Kickapoo Tribe of Kansas
Kickapoo Tribe of Oklahoma
Kiowa Indian Tribe of Oklahoma
Kootenai Tribe of Idaho
La Jolla Band of Luiseno Mission Indians, La Jolla Reservation, California
La Posta Band of Diegueno Mission Indians, La Posta Indian Reservation, California
Lac Courte Oreilles Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, Lac Courte Oreilles Reservation, Wisconsin
Lac du Flambeau Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, Lac du Flambeau Reservation, Wisconsin
Laguna Pueblo of New Mexico
Las Vegas Tribe of Paiute Indians, Las Vegas Colony, Nevada
Lookout Rancheria of Pit River Indians, California
Los Coyotes Band of Cahuilla Mission Indians, Los Coyotes Reservation, California
Lovelock Paiute Tribe, Lovelock Indian Colony, Nevada
Lower Brule Sioux Tribe, Lower Brule Reservation, South Dakota
Lower Elwha Tribal Community, Lower Elwha Reservation, Washington
Lower Sioux Indian Community, Lower Sioux Reservation, Minnesota
Lummi Tribe, Lummi Reservation, Washington
Makah Tribe, Makah Indian Reservation, Washington
Manchester Band of Pomo Indians, Manchester-Pt. Arena Rancheria, California
Manzanita Band of Diegueno Mission Indians, Manzanita Reservation, California
Menominee Tribe, Menominee Reservation, Wisconsin
Mesa Grande Band of Diegueno Mission Indians, Mesa Grande Reservation, California
Mescalero Apache Tribe, Mescalero Reservation, New Mexico
Miami Tribe of Oklahoma
Miccosukee Tribe of Florida
Middletown Rancheria of Pomo Indians, California
Minnesota Chippewa Tribe, Minnesota (Six component reservations: Bois Forte Band (Nett Lake), Fond du Lac Band, Grand Portage Band, Leech Lake Band, Mille Lacs Band, White Earth Band)
Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians, Mississippi
Moapa Band of Paiute Indians, Moapa River Indian Reservation, Nevada
Modoc Tribe of Oklahoma
Montgomery Creek Rancheria of Pit River Indians, California
Morongo Band of Cahuilla Mission Indians, Morongo Reservation, California
Muckleshoot Tribe, Muckleshoot Reservation, Washington
Nambe Pueblo of New Mexico
Navajo Tribe of Arizona, New Mexico & Utah
Nez Perce Tribe of Idaho, Nez Perce Reservation, Idaho
Nisqually Indian Community, Nisqually Reservation, Washington
Nooksack Indian Tribe of Washington
Northern Cheyenne Tribe, Northern Cheyenne Reservation, Montana
Northwestern Band of Shoshonei Indians of Utah (Washakie)
Oglala Sioux Tribe of the Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota
Omaha Tribe of Nebraska
Oneida Nation of New York
Oneida Tribe of Wisconsin, Oneida Reservation, Wisconsin
Onondaga Nation of New York
Osage Tribe of Oklahoma
Ottawa Tribe of Oklahoma
Otoe-Missouria Tribe, Oklahoma
Paiute-Shoshone Indians of the Bishop Community, Bishop Colony, California
Paiute-Shoshone Indians of the Fallon Reservation, Nevada
Paiute-Shoshone Indians of the Lone Pine Community, Lone Pine Reservation, California
Pala Band of Luiseno Mission Indians, Pala Reservation, California
Papago Tribe of Arizona
Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona
Passamaquoddy Tribe of Maine
Pauma Band of Luiseno Mission Indians, Pauma & Yuima Reservation, California
Pawnee Tribe of Oklahoma
Payson Tonto Apache Tribe of Arizona
Pechanga Band of Luiseno Mission Indians, Pechanga Reservation, California
Penobscot Tribe of Maine
Peoria Tribe of Oklahoma
Picuris Pueblo of New Mexico
Pit River Tribe, X-L Ranch Reservation, California Pojoaque Pueblo of New Mexico
Ponca Tribe of Oklahoma
Port Gamble Indian Community, Port Gamble Reservation, Washington
Prairie Band of Potawatomi Indians of Kansas
Prairie Island Sioux Indian Community, Prairie Island Reservation, Minnesota
Puyallup Tribe, Puyallup Reservation, Washington
Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, Pyramid Lake Reservation, Nevada
Quapaw Tribe of Oklahoma
Quechan Tribe of the Fort Yuma Indian Reservation, California
Quileute Tribe, Quileute Reservation, Washington
Quinault Tribe, Quinault Reservation, Washington
Ramona Reservation, California
Red Cliff Band of Lake Superior Chippewa Indians, Red Cliff Reservation, Wisconsin
Red Lake Band of Chippewa Indians, Red Lake Reservation, Minnesota
Reno-Sparks Indian Colony, Nevada
Resighini Rancheria, Coast Indian Community of Yurok Indians, California
Rincon Band of Luiseno Mission Indians, Rincon Reservation, California
Roaring Creek Rancheria of Pit River Indians, California
Robinson Rancheria of Pomo Indians, California
Rosebud Sioux Tribe, Rosebud Indian Reservation, South Dakota
Rumsey Rancheria of Wintun Indians, California
Sac & Fox Tribe of the Mississippi in Iowa
Sac & Fox Tribe of Missouri in Kansas
Sac & Fox Tribe of Oklahoma
Saginaw Chippewa Tribe of the Isabella Reservation, Michigan
Salt River Pima-Maricopa Indian Community, Salt River Reservation, Arizona
San Carlos Apache Tribe, San Carlos Reservation, Arizona
San Felipe Pueblo of New Mexico
San Ildefonso Pueblo of New Mexico
San Juan Pueblo of New Mexico
San Manual Band of Serrano Mission Indians, San Manual Reservation, California
San Pasqual Band of Diegueno Indians, San Pasqual Reservation, California
Sandia Pueblo of New Mexico
Santa Ana Pueblo of New Mexico
Santa Clara Pueblo of New Mexico
Santa Rosa Indian Community, Santa Rosa Rancheria, California
Santa Rosa Band of Cahuilla Mission Indians, Santa Rosa Reservation
Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians, Santa Ynez Reservation, California
Santa Ysabel Band of Diegueno Mission Indians, Santa Ysabel Reservation, California
Santee Sioux Tribe, Santee Reservation of Nebraska
Santo Domingo Pueblo of New Mexico
Sauk-Suiattle Indian Tribe of Washington
Sault Ste. Marie Chippewa Tribe of Michigan
Seminole Nation of Oklahoma
Seminole Tribe of Florida
Seneca Nation of New York
Seneca-Cayuga Tribe of Oklahoma
Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community of Minnesota (Prior Lake)
Sheep Ranch Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California
Sherwood Valley Rancheria of Pomo Indians, California
Shingle Springs Rancheria (Verona Tract) of Miwok Indians, California
Shoalwater Bay Tribe, Shoalwater Bay Reservation, Washington
Shoshone Tribe of the Wind River Reservation, Wyoming
Shoshone-Bannock Tribes of the Fort Hall Reservation, Idaho
Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Reservation, Nevada
Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe, Lake Traverse Reservation, South Dakota
Skokomish Tribe, Skokomish Reservation, Washington
Skull Valley Band of Goshute Indians, Utah
Soboba Band of Luiseno Mission Indians, Soboba Reservation, California
Sokaogon Chippewa Community, Mole Lake Band, Wisconsin
Southern Ute Tribe, Southern Ute Reservation, Colorado
Spokane Tribe of the Spokane Reservation, Washington
Squaxin Island Tribe, Squaxin Island Reservation, Washington
St. Croix Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin, St. Croix Reservation, Wisconsin
St. Regis Band of Mohawk Indians of New York
Standing Rock Sioux Tribe, Standing Rock Reservation, North & South Dakota
Stockbridge-Munsee Mohican Indian Community, Wisconsin
Stillaguamish Tribe of Washington
Summit Lake Paiute Tribe, Summit Lake Reservation, Nevada
Suguamish Indian Tribe, Port Madison Reservation, Washington
Susanville Rancheria of Paiute, Maidu, Pit River & Washoe Indians of California
Swinomish Indian Tribal Community, Swinomish Reservation, Washington
Sycuan Band of Diegueno Mission Indians, Sycuan Reservation, California
Table Bluff Rancheria of California
Table Mountain Rancheria of Yokut Indians of California
TaosPueblo of New Mexico
Te-Moak Bands of Western Shoshone Indians, Nevada (Battle Mountain, Elko & South Fork)
Tesuque Pueblo of New Mexico
Thlopthlocco Creek Tribal Town of Oklahoma
Three Affiliated Tribes of the Fort Berthold Reservation, North Dakota
Tonawanda Band of Seneca Indians of New York
Tonkawa Tribe of Oklahoma
Torres-Martinez Band of Cahuilla Mission Indians, Torres-Martinez Reservation, California
Tule River Tribe, Tule River Reservation, California
Tulalip Tribes of the Tulalip Reservation, Washington
Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk Indians, Tuolumne Rancheria, California
Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians, Turtle Mountain Reservation, North Dakota
Tuscarora Nation of New York
Twenty-Nine Palms Band of Luiseno Mission Indians, 29 Palms Reservation, California
United Keetoowah Band of Cherokee Indians, Oklahoma
Upper Lake Band of Pomo Indians of Upper Lake Rancheria, California
Upper Sioux Indian Community, Upper Sioux Reservation, Minnesota
Upper Skagit Indian Tribe of Washington
Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah & Ouray Reservation, Utah
Ute Mountain Tribe, Ute Mountain Reservation, Colorado, New Mexico & Utah
Utu Utu Gwaiti Paiute Tribe of the Benton Paiute Reservation, California
Viejas Baron Long Capitan Grande Band of Digueno Mission Indians, Viejas Reservation, California
Walker River Paiute Tribe, Walker River Reservation, Nevada
Washoe Tribe of Nevada & California (Carson Colony, Dresslerville & Washoe Ranches)
White Mountain Apache Tribe, Fort Apache Reservation, Arizona
Wichita Tribe of Oklahoma
Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, Winnebago Reservation, Nebraska
Winnebago Tribe of Wisconsin
Winnemucca Indian Colony, Nevada
Wyandotte Tribe of Oklahoma
Yakima Tribes of the Yakima Reservation, Washington
Yankton Sioux Tribe, South Dakota
Yavapai-Apache Indian Community, Camp Verde Reservation, Arizona
Yavapai-Prescott Tribe, Yavapai Reservation, Arizona
Yerington Paiute Tribe of Nevada (Campbell Ranch)
Yomba Shoshone Tribe of the Yomba Reservation, Nevada
Yurok Tribe of the Hoopa Valley Reservation, California
Zia Pueblo of New Mexico
Zuni Pueblo of New Mexico

   For additional information contact Patricia Simmos, Division of Tribal Government Services, Branch of Tribal Relations, 1951 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Washington, D.C. 20245, telephone number, 202-343-4045.

Assistant Secretary, Indian Affairs.

[FR Doc. 79-3979 Filed 2-5-79, 8:45 am]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Includes within its meaning Indian tribes, bands, villages, groups and pueblos as well as Eskimos and Aleuts.
  2. Formatting error in Federal Register where Acoma listed as a continued entry of the Absentee-Shawnee.


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