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Notices of Inventory Completion Database

A Notice of Inventory Completion is published when a museum or Federal agency has made a determination of cultural affiliation for Native American human remains and associated funerary objects under their possession or control. These notices constitute decisions made by institutions and Federal agencies only. They do not necessarily indicate whether repatriation has or will occur following the 30-day waiting period.

The Notices of Inventory Completion published to date are provided below and are listed by date, the most recent first. The documents are also available in TEXT format. Click here [TEXT] for the TEXT document list. In order to query the list of Notices of Inventory Completion, you must return to the list in TEXT format.