Wednesday, August 21, 2013

NILL added new content to 5 Indian Law Bulletins on 8/20

* State Courts Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/state/currentstate.htm
Cases featured:
State v. Native Wholesale Supply Co. (Indian cigarette wholesaler)
In the Matter of K.-M.R. (Indian Child Welfare Act, termination of parental rights)
In re D.N. (Indian Child Welfare Act, termination of parental rights)

* News Bulletin - find it at:
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/news/currentnews.htm
In the "Land & Water" section we feature a couple of articles dealing with approval of Navajo water rights settlement.

* Law Review & Bar Journal Indian Law Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/lawreviews/currentlr.htm  
We feature an article relating to the Tribal Law and Order Act implementation by tribes.

* Regulatory Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/regulatory/currentfr.htm
We feature a notice from the Bureau of Indian Affairs regarding additional time to respond to a proposed rule revising a section of regulations governing decisions by the Secretary to approve or deny applications to acquire land in trust.

* U.S. Legislation Bulletin
http://www.narf.org/nill/bulletins/legislation/currentleg.html
One new bill was added:
H.R.3043 - Tribal General Welfare Exclusion Act of 2013