A FEDERAL CORPORATION CHARTERED UNDER
THE INDIAN REORGANIZATION ACT OF JUNE 18, 1934, AS AMENDED
WHEREAS,the Pit River Tribe (Ajumawi – Atsugewi Nation) (the “Tribe”) is a federally-recognized Indian tribe; and
WHEREAS,the Indian Reorganization Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. 984, 25 U.S.C. § 477), as amended, authorizes the Secretary of the Interior to issue a federal corporate charter to an Indian tribe; and
WHEREAS,the Pit River Tribal Council, the governing body of the Tribe, has petitioned the Secretary of the Interior to issue this Corporate Charter (“Corporate Charter” or “Charter”) to the Tribe pursuant to the Indian Reorganization Act of 1934 (48 Stat. 984, as amended, codified at 25 U.S.C. §477, as amended).
NOW, THEREFORE, the Regional Director, Pacific Region, Bureau of Indian Affairs, by virtue of the authority conferred upon the Secretary of Interior by said Act and delegated pursuant to law, issues this Corporate Charter to the Pit River Tribe (Ajumawi – Atsugewi Nation), this Charter to become effective upon the date of ratification by the Pit River Tribal Council.