Legal Topics: Indian Child Welfare Act – Jurisdiction; Indian Child Welfare Act – Domicile Read the full decision at the National Indian Law Library website.
Repairing and strengthening Indian Country’s ancestral social safety net Indian Country Today Opinion by: -Tara ‘Katuk’ Sweeney, Iñupiat member of the Native Village of Barrow and the Iñupiat Community of Continue reading Realizing ICWA’s promise
Legal Topics: Indian Child Welfare Act – Expert Witnesses Read the full decision at the National Indian Law Library website.
Declares Oregon policy regarding Indian children. Modifies Oregon child welfare laws regarding Indian children to reconcile with provisions of federal Indian Child Welfare Act. Read more at the Oregon State Continue reading Oregon Indian Child Welfare Act signed into law
Executive Order 13930 of June 24, 2020 Read the full text at the Federal Register website.
The law protects Native children from being taken from their homes without tribal involvement. The case before the state Supreme Court could tighten those rules. Read the full article at Continue reading This court case could weaken WA’s Indian Child Welfare Act
The National Indian Child Welfare Association is offering the following programs: June 17-18, 2020 Online Enhancing Basic Skills for Tribal/First Nations Child Welfare Workers August 31–September 3, 2020 Online Positive Continue reading Upcoming Trainings from the National Indian Child Welfare Association