Indian Children Law and Legal Definition

According 34 CFR 222.90 [Title 34 – Education; Subtitle B -- Regulations of the Offices of the Department of Education; Chapter II -- Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, Department of Education; Part 222 -- Impact Aid Programs; Subpart G -- Special Provisions for Local Educational Agencies that Claim Children Residing on Indian Lands; General], the term Indian children mean “children residing on Indian lands who are recognized by an Indian tribe as being affiliated with that tribe.”