U.S Code last checked for updates: May 24, 2024
§ 2004.
School boundaries
Establishment by Secretary
Establishment by tribal body
Boundary revisions
On or after July 1, 2001, no geographical attendance area shall be revised or established with respect to any Bureau-funded school unless the tribal governing body or the local school board concerned (if so designated by the tribal governing body) has been afforded—
at least 6 months notice of the intention of the Bureau to revise or establish such attendance area; and
the opportunity to propose alternative boundaries.
Revision process
Tribal resolution determination
Funding restrictions
In general
Reservation as boundary
When there is only one Bureau-funded program located on an Indian reservation—
the attendance area for the program shall be the boundaries (established by treaty, agreement, legislation, court decisions, or executive decisions and as accepted by the tribe) of the reservation served; and
those students residing near the reservation shall also receive services from such program.
Off-reservation home-living (dormitory) schools
In general
(Pub. L. 95–561, title XI, § 1124, as added Pub. L. 107–110, title X, § 1042, Jan. 8, 2002, 115 Stat. 2019.)
cite as: 25 USC 2004