Visit the Tribal Law section of the SANE Program Development and Operation Guide from Office for Victims of Crime for Helpful Information on Working with Tribal Victims of Sexual Assault

There are currently 567 federally recognized tribes. Federally recognized tribes possess certain inherent rights of self-government. Many tribes have enacted their own legal codes. A SANE program that provides care to a tribal entity should be aware of any tribal laws impacting that specific program. The following information will be helpful to programs that work with tribal victims.

View the SANE Program Development and Operation Guide here!