ONHIRBEN0001

Scheme Nickname: 
Relocation program adjudication

Informal adjudication scheme that provides administrative review for initial determinations by ONHIR relating to eligibility, benefits, and other matters arising from implementation of statutory program to settle land conflict between the Navajo and Hopi Indian Tribes under Pub. Law 93-531 (Act of December 22, 1974). Most appeals are filed by or on behalf of Navajos or Hopis who apply for Relocation Housing Benefits and are denied by the ONHIR Certifying Officer (i.e., the agency's first-line decisionmaker).

Adjudication Levels: 
LevelName of OfficeAre administrative appeals permitted from final decisions at this stage?
Hearing Level
No
Types of Adjudication: 
Type B
Verified by Agency: 
Verified
Is this a Major Adjudication: 
No