25 U.S. Code § 713f - Establishment of tribal reservation

§ 713f.
Establishment of tribal reservation
(a) Plan for establishment of reservation
Any reservation for the tribe shall be established by an Act of Congress enacted after November 22, 1983.
The Secretary shall enter into negotiations with the tribal governing body with respect to establishing a reservation for the tribe and, in accordance with this section and within two years of November 22, 1983, develop a plan for the establishment of such a reservation. Upon the approval of such plan by the tribal governing body (and after consultation with interested parties pursuant to subsection (b)), the Secretary shall submit such plan to the Clerk of the House of Representatives and the Secretary of the Senate for distribution to the committees of the respective Houses of the Congress with jurisdiction over the subject matter.
(b) Consultation with State and local officials requiredTo assure that legitimate State and local interests are not prejudiced by the proposed enlargement of the reservation, the Secretary shall notify and consult all appropriate officials of the State of Oregon, all appropriate local governmental officials in the State of Oregon, and any other interested party in developing any plan under subsection (a). The Secretary shall provide complete information on the proposed plan to such officials and interested parties, including the restrictions on such proposed plan imposed by subsection (c). During any consultation by the Secretary under this subsection, the Secretary shall provide such information as he may possess, and shall request comments and additional information, on the following subjects:
The size and location of the proposed reservation.
The anticipated effect of the establishment of the proposed reservation on State and local expenditures and tax revenues.
The extent of any State or local service to the tribe, the reservation of the tribe, or members after the establishment of the proposed reservation.
The extent of Federal services to be provided in the future to the tribe, the reservation of the tribe, or members.
The extent of service to be provided in the future by the tribe to members residing on or off the reservation.
(c) Restrictions on planAny plan developed by the Secretary under subsection (a) shall provide that—
any real property transferred by the tribe or any member to the Secretary shall be taken and held in the name of the United States for the benefit of the tribe and shall be a part of the reservation of the tribe;
the establishment of the reservation shall not grant or restore to the tribe or any member any hunting, fishing, or trapping right of any kind on such reservation, including any indirect or procedural right or advantage over individuals who are not members of the tribe;
the Secretary shall not accept any real property in trust for the benefit of the tribe or its members which is not located within the political boundaries of Polk, Yamhill, or Tillamook County, Oregon;
(4) any real property taken in trust by the Secretary pursuant to such plan shall be subject to—
all legal rights and interests in such land existing at the time of the acquisition of such land by the Secretary, including any lien, mortgage, or previously levied and outstanding State or local tax, and
foreclosure or sale in accordance with the laws of the State of Oregon pursuant to the terms of any valid obligation in existence at the time of the acquisition of such land by the Secretary;
any real property transferred pursuant to such plan shall be exempt from Federal, State, and local taxation of any kind;
the State of Oregon shall exercise criminal and civil jurisdiction over the reservation, and over the individuals on the reservation, in accordance with section 1162 of title 18 and section 1360 of title 28, respectively; and
any Federal real property transferred for the benefit of the tribe, pursuant to any reservation plan developed under subsection (a), shall come only from available public lands administered under the Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976 (43 U.S.C. 1701), and from lands held in trust by the United States for the tribe or for individual Indians.
(d) Appendix to plan submitted to the CongressThe Secretary shall append to the plan submitted to the Congress under subsection (a) a detailed statement—
describing the manner in which the Secretary notified all interested parties in accordance with subsection (b);
naming each individual and official consulted in accordance with subsection (b);
summarizing the testimony received by the Secretary pursuant to any such consultation; and
including any written comments or reports submitted to the Secretary by any party named in paragraph (2).
(Pub. L. 98–165, § 8, Nov. 22, 1983, 97 Stat. 1068.)
References in Text

The Federal Land Policy and Management Act of 1976, referred to in subsec. (c)(7), is Pub. L. 94–579, Oct. 21, 1976, 90 Stat. 2743, as amended, which is classified principally to chapter 35 (§ 1701 et seq.) of Title 43, Public Lands. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 1701 of Title 43 and Tables.

Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon Reservation

Pub. L. 100–425, Sept. 9, 1988, 102 Stat. 1594, as amended by Pub. L. 100–581, title II, § 202, Nov. 1, 1988, 102 Stat. 2939; Pub. L. 101–301, § 4, May 24, 1990, 104 Stat. 207; Pub. L. 102–497, § 1, Oct. 24, 1992, 106 Stat. 3255; Pub. L. 103–263, § 5(a), May 31, 1994, 108 Stat. 708; Pub. L. 103–435, § 2, Nov. 2, 1994, 108 Stat. 4566; Pub. L. 105–256, § 2, Oct. 14, 1998, 112 Stat. 1896, established a reservation for Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon, specifying hunting, fishing, and trapping rights and vesting civil and criminal jurisdiction in State of Oregon, directed treatment of certain lands as revested Oregon and California railroad grant lands, and provided economic development for the Tribes.


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