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Markup Session [electronic resource]: H.R. 12533, to Establish Standards for the Placement of Indian Children in Foster or Adoptive Homes, to Prevent the Breakup of Indian Families

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs
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Online; EBook; Government Document
Published
[S.l] : [s.n.], 1978.
Language
English
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ProQuest U.S. Congressional Hearings Digital Collection
Abstract
Contains transcript of Committee markup session on H.R. 12533, the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978, to establish uniform standards for placement of Indian children in foster or adoptive homes, including provisions governing parental consent and intervention procedures, tribal court jurisdiction over child placement proceedings, and non-Indian agency priority placement of Indian children with extended family members. Also authorizes Federal grants to Indian tribes for family development programs.
Bill was favorably reported. S. 1214, a similar bill, was also discussed.
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109 p. : digital, PDF file.
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  • Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest Congressional Hearings Digital Collection(last viewed Jan. 2012). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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