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Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act

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n. (NAGPRA, abbr.) ~ A federal law, passed in 1990 (Pub. L. 101-602, 25 USC 32), which provides for the return of certain sacred and ceremonial objects held by museums and other repositories to the Native American peoples from which they were originally acquired.