Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary Roberts Announces Updated Bia Guidelines To Strengthen Implementation Of The Indian Child Welfare Act With Focus On Family Unification

On January 1, 2017, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs Lawrence S. Roberts announced the final guidelines for implementing the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 to better protect the rights of Indian children, families, and tribes during state child welfare proceedings. Read Full Article: Native News Online January 1, 2017