Settling Indian land claims in the town of Gay Head, Massachusetts, and for other purposes

report (to accompany H.R. 2868) (including the cost estimate of the Congressional Budget Office)
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Indians of North America -- Claims, Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Massachusetts -- Gay Head., Wampanoag Indians -- Legal status, laws
SeriesReport / 99th Congress, 2d session, House of Representatives -- 99-918
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on titles resulting from such Indian land claim; (4) the parties to the lawsuit and others interested in settle­ ment of Indian land claims within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts executed a Settlement Agreement which, to become effective, requires implementing legislation by the Con­ gress of the United States and the General Court of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts; (5) the town of Gay Head.

A bill to settle Indian land claims in the town of Gay Head, Massachusetts, and for other purposes. The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status. A bill to settle Indian land claims in the town of Gay Head, Massachusetts, and for other purposes. skip to main content Toggle navigation Settling Indian land claims in the town of Gay Head GovTrack (3) the town of Gay Head, Massachusetts, has authorized the conveyance of the public settlement lands and the Cook Lands [1] to the Secretary in trust for the Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head, Size: KB.

of an Indian tribe in the Town of Gay Head, shall the civil or criminal jurisdiction of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, or any of its political subdivisions, over the settlement lands, or any land owned by the Tribal Land Corporation in the Town of Gay Head, or theFile Size: 79KB.

On Apthe Wampanoag Tribe of Gay Head became a federally acknowledged tribe. That year, the federal government settled the Wampanoags’ claims to acres of tribal lands. That included acres of private land and acres of common land, including Gay Head Cliffs, Herring Creek and Lobsterville.

Indian land claims in the town of Gay Head, MA: hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, Ninety-ninth Congress, second session, on.

Caption title: An Act to Settle Indian Land Claims in the Town of Gay Head, Massachusetts, and for Other Purposes. Shipping list no.: P. "Aug. 18,(H.R. )"--Page [1].

"Public Law " Description: 7 unnumbered pages ; 24 cm: Other Titles: Act to Settle Indian Land Claims in the Town of Gay Head, Massachusetts, and for Other. SETTLING WITH THE INDIANS Download Settling With The Indians ebook PDF or Read Online books in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format.

Click Download or Read Online button to SETTLING WITH THE INDIANS book pdf for free now. Any tribe or tribal organization which acquires any settlement land or any other land that may now or in the future be owned by or held in trust for any Indian entity in the town of Gay Head, Massachusetts, from the Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head, Inc.

shall hold such beneficial interest to such land subject to the same terms and. settling with the indians Download settling with the indians or read online books in PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, and Mobi Format. Click Download or Read Online button to get settling with the indians book now.

This site is like a library, Use search box in the widget to get ebook that you want. The Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head, Inc. is the sole and legitimate tribal entity which has a claim under the Trade and Intercourse Act ofAct of J (ch.

33, sec. 4, 1 Stat. ), to land within the town of Gay Head. The first two—the Rhode Island Claims Settlement Act and the Maine Indian Claims Settlement Act—extinguished all aboriginal title in Rhode Island and Maine, respectively, following initial court rulings in the tribes' favor.

Settlement of the Gay Head Massachusetts Indian Land Claims ("Settlement Agreement"). The Settlement Agreement established the parameters of a land transfer to the Tribe from public lands owned by the Town and from private lands, together known as the "Settlement Lands."3 In.

landowners in the town of Gay Head whose title was put in jeopardy by a lawsuit filed in that year in federal court based on Indian land claims (Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head, Inc.

Town of Gay Head, Civil Action No. MC (D. Mass.)), the Gay Head Taxpayers Association is a signatory to the Settlement. Jurisdiction over settlement lands; restraint on alienation (a) Limitation on Indian jurisdiction over settlement lands. The Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head, Inc., shall not have any jurisdiction over nontribal members and shall not exercise any jurisdiction over any part of the settlement lands in contravention of this subchapter, the civil regulatory and criminal laws of the.

CHAPTER 19—INDIAN LAND CLAIMS SETTLEMENTS SUBCHAPTER V—MASSACHUSETTS INDIAN LAND CLAIMS SETTLEMENT. Gay Head Indian claims settlement fund.

Approval of prior transfers and extinguishment of aboriginal title and claims of Gay Head. Under the Massachusetts Indian Land Claim Settlement Act ofthe federal government agreed to take into trust on behalf of the tribe approximately acres of Tribal Lands purchased ( acres private and approximately acres common lands).

The Town of Aquinnah contributed some land and the state of Massachusetts contributed up to $2, to a fund so that the Wampanoag could acquire land.

Email this Article Indian Land Claims Settlements. Titles for S - 99th Congress (): Gay Head Wampanoag Indian Claims Settlement Act of Inthe Tribe, the town, the State, and the intervener Aquinnah/Gay Head Community Association, Inc.

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(formerly Taxpayers' Association of Gay Head, Inc.) (association), [Note 6] entered into a "Joint Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Settlement of the Gay Head, Massachusetts Indian Land Claims" (settlement agreement).

2 See An Act to Implement the Settlement of the Gay Head Indian Land Claims, Mass. Stat.c. 3 See Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head, Inc., Indian Land Claims Settlement Act, Pub. 95, codified at 25 U.S.C § et seq. (“Wampanoag Settlement Act”).

3 statute implementing the settlement agreement.2 The settlement agreement, however, still. All Info for S - 98th Congress (): Gay Head Wampanoag Indian Claims Settlement Act of   Land Claim Settlement Act, 25 U.S.C.

§ et seq., as the "private settlement lands" described in paragraph 6 of the Joint Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Settlement of the Gay Head, Massachusetts, Indian Land Claims executed on November Head, Massachusetts, Indian Land Claims" executed on Novem ("Settlement Agreement") and b'public settlement lands" described in paragraph 4 of the Settlement Agreement as: a.

Public Settlement Lands: The Common Lands consisting of acres (which include the Cranberry Lands, the Face of the Cliffs, and the Herring Creek).

Any right, title, or interest to lands acquired by the Secretary under this section, and the title to public settlement lands conveyed by the town of Gay Head, shall be held in trust for the Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head, Inc.

and shall be subject to this subchapter, the Settlement Agreement, and other. the settlement lands and any other land that may now or hereafter be owned by or held in trust for any Indian tribe or entity in the town of Gay Head, Massachusetts, shall be subject to the civil and criminal laws, ordinances, and ju-risdiction of the Commonwealth of Massachu-setts and the town of Gay Head, Massachusetts.

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“Tribal Lands” means all “Settlement Lands” as defined by the Massachusetts Indian Land Claim Settlement Act, 25 U.S.C. et seq., as the “private settlement lands” described in paragraph 6 of the Joint Memorandum of Understanding Concerning Settlement of the Gay Head, Massachusetts, Indian Land Claims” executed on November.

The district court reasoned that IGRA did not apply, because the Tribe had failed to exercise sufficient governmental power; and that even if the Tribe had exercised sufficient governmental power, the Wampanoag Tribal Council of Gay Head, Inc., Indian Claims Settlement Act ofPub.

L. No. (codified at 25 U.S.C. §§ i) (the. State Must Act on Return Of Gay Head Indian Land have noved to give hack the picturesque Gay dead cliffs and other town lands to the Varnpanoag Indians.

been held as town common land since Author: John Kifner.