Other rulings

 Other regulations and rulings are scattered through the text of the Constitution:

  • The responsibility to judicially defend the indigenous rights, is included among the attributions of the Federal Prosecutors’ Office;
  • Legislating about indigenous peoples is the exclusive function of the federal government;
  • The act of filing suit and judging indigenous rights is the function of the federal judges;
  • The state must protect the manifestations of popular cultures, including those of indigenous peoples.