2005 ICWA Report on Targeting Guidance and Assistance

Existing Information on Implementation Issues Could Be Used to Target Guidance and Assistance to States

U.S. Government Accountability Office
GAO-05-290, Apr 4, 2005

Status: Closed – Not Implemented

This report describes (1) the factors that influence placement decisions for children subject to ICWA; (2) the extent to which, if any, placements for children subject to ICWA have been delayed; and (3) federal oversight of states’ implementation of ICWA.

Summary and report available at http://www.gao.gov/products/GAO-05-290.