Mixed Blood Law and Legal Definition

According to 25 USCS § 677a[Title 25. Indians; Chapter 14. Miscellaneous; Ute Indians Of Utah: Distribution Of Assets Between Mixed-Blood And Full-Blood Members; Termination Of Federal Supervision Over Property Of Mixed-Blood Members], mixed-blood means "a member of the tribe who does not possess sufficient Indian or Ute Indian blood to fall within the full-blood class as herein defined, and those who become mixed-bloods by choice under the provisions of 25 USCS § 677c."