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ITG FAQ #3 Answer-If the allottee is non-competent while allotted land is held in trust, does he/she attain competency when a fee patent is issued?

A certificate of competency is generally issued concurrently with issuance of title to the land. However, there may be circumstances unique to a particular tribe that are contrary to the general rule.

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