25 U.S. Code § 1777a - Definitions

§ 1777a.
In this subchapter:
(1) Federally administered lands

The term “federally administered lands” means lands, waters, or interests therein, administered by Federal agencies, except for the lands, waters, or interests therein that are owned by, or for the benefit of, Indian tribes or individual Indians.

(2) Fund

The term “Fund” means the Pueblo of Santo Domingo Land Claims Settlement Fund established under section 1777c(b)(1) of this title.

(3) Pueblo

The term “Pueblo” means the Pueblo of Santo Domingo.

(4) Santo Domingo Pueblo Grant

The term “Santo Domingo Pueblo Grant” means all of the lands within the 1907 Hall-Joy Survey, as confirmed by the Pueblo Lands Board in 1927.

(5) Secretary

The term “Secretary” means the Secretary of the Interior unless expressly stated otherwise.

(6) Settlement Agreement

The term “Settlement Agreement” means the Settlement Agreement dated May 26, 2000, between the Departments of the Interior, Agriculture, and Justice and the Pueblo of Santo Domingo to Resolve All of the Pueblo’s Land Title and Trespass Claims.

(Pub. L. 106–425, § 3, Nov. 1, 2000, 114 Stat. 1891.)


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