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Listening Session To Examine Indian Child Welfare Act Implementation

April 21, 2014

BIA logoOn April 24, 2014, from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. ET, the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) will hold its next listening session via teleconference to re-examine the 1978 Indian Child Welfare Act (ICWA) Guidelines for State Courts for Indian child custody proceedings. Tribal leaders and their designees are invited to participate. BIA is holding a series of listening sessions this year to gather information from stakeholders on their experiences with implementation of the ICWA.

Resources:

To participate, dial 1-800-619-2487 and use passcode 4969328.

Learn more about the ICWA and its listening sessions.

Learn more about OJJDP's programs for tribal youth.