Scheme Nickname: 
Office of the Secretary

At least one case type is appealable to the Interior Board of Indian Appeals

Types of Adjudication: 
Type A
Type B
Resources & Articles: 
43 CFR 1871.0-3
Distinctive Features: 
The Secretary may take jurisdiction at any stage of any case before any employee or employees of the Department, including any administrative law judge or board of the Office, except a case before the Board of Contract Appeals which is subject to the Contract Disputes Act of 1978, and render the final decision in the matter after holding such hearing as may be required by law. 43 C.F.R. 4.5. Principles related to equitable adjudication in BLM regulations at: 43 CFR 1871.0-3 describes The Act of September 20, 1922, authorizing the Secretary to adjudicate and decide on principles of equity and justice all cases of suspended entries of public lands and of suspended preemption claims, and to adjudge in what cases patens shall issue upon the same.
Verified by Agency: 
Not verified
Is this a Major Adjudication: