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Native American Graves Protection and

Repatriation Review Committee

Procedures

 

Meeting Procedures
The Review Committee holds public meetings in accordance with its meeting procedures. PDF or Text

Review and Findings Procedures
Upon the request of any affected party, the Review Committee may review and making findings related to the identity or cultural affiliation of Native American human remains and other cultural items, or the return of human remains and other cultural items. PDF

Form A - Request by an Affected Party that the Review Committee Make Findings of Fact Related to the Identity or Cultural Affiliation of Cultural Items, or the Return of Such Items (NOT A DISPUTE) - Removed Aug 2012

Dispute Procedures
The Review Committee facilitates the resolution of disputes among Indian tribes, Native Hawaiian organizations, or lineal descendants and Federal agencies or museums relating to the return of human remains and other cultural items. PDF

Form B - Request by a Disputing Party that the Review Committee Convene Parties and Facilitate a Dispute Related to the Return of Cultural Items - Removed Aug 2012

Request by a Museum/Federal Agency for a CUI Disposition Agreement

When contacting the Designated Federal Officer to the Review Committee and requesting that the Review Committee act on such an agreement, the museum or Federal agency should complete and submit to the DFO a form, along with the other materials requested on the form. The form and requested materials serve as an executive summary of your presentation to the Review Committee. PDF or Text


 
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