Notwithstanding any other provision of law, any trust or restricted Indian lands, whether tribally or individually owned, may be leased by the Indian owners, subject to the approval of the affected Indian tribe and the Secretary of the Interior, for housing development and residential purposes.
Each lease pursuant to subsection (a) of this section shall be for a term not exceeding 50 years.
(c) Rule of construction
This section may not be construed to repeal, limit, or affect any authority to lease any trust or restricted Indian lands that—
(1)is conferred by or pursuant to any other provision of law; or
(2)provides for leases for any period exceeding 50 years.
This section is intended to be self-implementing and shall not require the issuance of any rule, regulation, or order to take effect as provided in section
705, referred to in subsec. (d), is section 705 ofPub. L. 104–330, which is set out as an Effective Date note below.
Section 705 of title VII of Pub. L. 104–330provided that: “This title [enacting this subchapter and amending sections
1721 of Title
12, Banks and Banking, and sections
11905 of Title
42, The Public Health and Welfare] and the amendments made by this title (but not including the amendments made by section
704 [amending sections
11905 of Title
42]) shall take effect on the date of the enactment of this Act [Oct. 26, 1996].”
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