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2003- Chambers, Ken v. Acting Eastern Oklahoma Regional Director, Bureau of Indian Affairs

Appellant Ken Chambers sought review of two decisions issued by the Acting Eastern Oklahoma Regional Director, Bureau of Indian Affairs (Regional Director; BIA). The first decision, dated October 10, 2001, concerned the decision in Seminole Nation of Oklahoma v. Norton, No. 00-2384 (CKK) (D.D.C. Sept. 27, 2001), and matters related to the government-to-government relationship between the United States and the Seminole Nation of Oklahoma (Nation). This appeal was assigned Docket No. IBIA 02-10-A. The second appeal related to an October 17, 2001, decision issued by the Regional Director declining to contract programs to the Nation under the Indian Self-Determination Act (ISDA), and to a December 17, 2001, recommended decision after informal conference issued by the BIA Designated Representative. The second appeal was assigned Docket No. IBIA 02-46-A. For the reasons discussed below, the Board of Indian Appeals (Board) dismisses these appeals.

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