25 U.S.C. § 3681 : US Code - Section 3681: Grants

    (a) In general
      The Attorney General may award grants and provide technical
    assistance to Indian tribes to enable such tribes to carry out
    programs to support - 
        (1) the development, enhancement, and continuing operation of
      tribal justice systems; and
        (2) the development and implementation of - 
          (A) tribal codes and sentencing guidelines;
          (B) inter-tribal courts and appellate systems;
          (C) tribal probation services, diversion programs, and
        alternative sentencing provisions;
          (D) tribal juvenile services and multi-disciplinary protocols
        for child physical and sexual abuse; and
          (E) traditional tribal judicial practices, traditional tribal
        justice systems, and traditional methods of dispute resolution.
    (b) Consultation
      In carrying out this section, the Attorney General may consult
    with the Office of Tribal Justice and any other appropriate tribal
    or Federal officials.
    (c) Regulations
      The Attorney General may promulgate such regulations and
    guidelines as may be necessary to carry out this subchapter.
    (d) Authorization of appropriations
      For purposes of carrying out the activities under this section,
    there are authorized to be appropriated such sums as are necessary
    for fiscal years 2011 through 2015.