Colville Termination: Hearings ... Ninetieth Congress, First Session ... June 8, 1967
United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. Subcommittee on Indian Affairs
U.S. Government Printing Office, 1967 - 221 páginas
Considers S. 282, to provide for the termination of Federal control over the property of the Colville Indians in Washington State.
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Página 202 - Whereas it is the policy of Congress, as rapidly as possible, to make the Indians within the territorial limits of the United States subject to the same laws and entitled to the same privileges and responsibilities as are applicable to other citizens of the United States, to end their status as wards of the United States, and to grant them all of the rights and prerogatives pertaining to American citizenship...
Página 142 - President of the United States, to the Speaker of the House of Representatives of the United States, to the President of the Senate of the United States, and to each member of Congress from the State of Washington.
Página 13 - States and shall be deported in the manner provided by sections twenty and twenty-one of this Act. That any alien who shall, after he has been debarred or deported in pursuance of the provisions of this section, attempt thereafter to return to or to enter the United States shall be deemed guilty of a misdemeanor, and shall be imprisoned for not more than two years. Any alien who shall...
Página 16 - For the purposes of such program, the Secretary is authorized to enter into contracts or agreements with any Federal, State, or local governmental agency, corporation, association, or person.
Página 140 - Agriculture with funds that are hereby authorized to be appropriated, and such lands shall become national forest lands subject to the laws that are applicable to lands acquired pursuant to the Act of March 1, 1911 (36 Stat. 961), as amended...
Página 48 - The foregoing was duly enacted by the Colville Business Council by a vote of 10 for and 0 against, under authority contained in article V, section l(a) of the constitution of the Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation, ratified by the Colville Indians on February 26, 1938, and approved by the Commissioner of Indian Affairs on April 19, 1938.
Página 18 - States would then be administered by this Department. Section 29 would require that all sales of the tribal lands be subject to the right of the United States and its assigns to use and maintain any roads located on such lands. Section 30 would provide that any member of the tribe who has continuously resided since July 24, 1961, on forest lands purchased by the United States under the act shall be entitled to occupy and use as a homesite for his lifetime a reasonable acreage of such lands as determined...
Página 109 - Secretary determines that such member does not have sufficient ability, knowledge, experience, and judgment to enable him to manage his business affairs, including the administration, use, investment, and disposition of any property turned over to such...
Página 142 - Be it further resolved that the Chief Clerk of the House of Representatives be, and she is hereby authorized and directed to forward copies of this Memorial to the President of the United States...
Página 8 - ... to earn a livelihood, to conduct their own affairs, and to assume their responsibilities as citizens without special services because of their status as Indians.