25 U.S. Code § 677 - Purpose
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The purpose of this subchapter is to provide for the partition and distribution of the assets of the Ute Indian Tribe of the Uintah and Ouray Reservation in Utah between the mixed-blood and full-blood members thereof; for the termination of Federal supervision over the trust, and restricted property, of the mixed-blood members of said tribe; and for a development program for the full-blood members thereof, to assist them in preparing for termination of Federal supervision over their property.
Source(Aug. 27, 1954, ch. 1009, § 1,68 Stat. 868.)
Repeal of Inconsistent Laws
Act Aug. 27, 1954, ch. 1009, § 29,68 Stat. 878, provided that: “All Acts or parts of Acts, inconsistent with this Act [this subchapter] are hereby repealed insofar as they affect the tribe or its members.”
Act Aug. 27, 1954, ch. 1009, § 30,68 Stat. 878, provided that: “If any provision of this Act [this subchapter], or the application thereof to any person or circumstance, is held invalid, the remainder of the Act and the application of such provision to other persons or circumstances shall not be affected thereby.”