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Text of A bill to establish a reservation for the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon, and for other ...

...and for other purposes.

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on September 9, 1988. The text of the bill below is as of Sep 9, 1988 (Passed Congress/Enrolled Bill).

102 STAT. 1594                      PUBLIC LAW 100-425—SEPT. 9, 1988
                   Public Law 100-425
                   100th Congress
                                                        An Act
  Sept. 9, 1988    To establish a reservation for the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Commu-
   [H.R. 4143]                            nity of Oregon, and for other purposes.

                    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives                of the
                   United States of America in Congress assembled,
25 u s e 713f      SECTION 1. ESTABLISHMENT OF RESERVATION.
note.
Contracts.           (a) LANDS HELD IN TRUST; RESERVATION.—Subject to valid existing
                   rights, including (but not limited to) all valid liens, rights-of-way,
                   reciprocal road rights-of-way agreements, licenses, leases, permits,
                   and easements existing on the date of enactment of this Act, all
                   right, title, and interest of the United States in and to the land
                   described in subsection (c) is hereby held in trust for the use and
                   benefit of the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community
                   of Oregon. Such land shall constitute the reservation of the Confed-
                   erated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon and shall
                   be subject to the Act entitled ' A n Act to conserve and develop
                   Indian lands and resources; to extend to Indians the right to form
                   business and other organizations; to establish a credit system for
                   Indians; to grant certain rights of home rule to Indians; to provide
                   for vocational education for Indians; and for other purposes",
                   approved June 18, 1934 (25 U.S.C. 461 et seq.).
                     (b) TREATMENT OF RECEIPTS FROM RESERVATION LANDS.—Begin-
                   ning on the date of enactment of this Act, all receipts from the lands
                   described in subsection (c) shall accrue to the Confederated Tribes of
Forests and        the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon. This subsection shall not
forest products.   apply to receipts from timber on such lands which was removed
                   before the date of enactment of this Act.
                     (c) LANDS DESCRIBED.—The lands referred to in subsection (a) are
                   approximately 9,811.32 acres of land located in Oregon and more
                   particularly described as:
                        Willamette Meridian, Oregon
                        Township Range

                    South    West     Section                 Subdivision                 Acres
                      4       8         86      SE'/4SE'/4                                     40.00
                      4       7                 Lots 1, 2, NE'/4E'/2, NW'/4                  320.89
                      5       7
                                        ;nK     All                                          (534.02
                      5       7          7      All                                          (;3S.99
                      5       7         18      Lots 1&2, NE'AE'/a, NW'A                     320.07
                      5       8          1      SE'/4                                        KiO.OO
                      5       8          3      All                                          ()35.()0
                      5       8          7      All                                          (;(;i.7r)
                      5       8          8      All                                           (i40.00
                      5       8          9      All                                           (;40.()()
                      5       8         10      All                                           640.00
                      5       8         11      All                                           640.00
                      5       8         12      All                                           640.00
                      5       8         13      All                                           640.00
                      5       8         14      All                                           640.00
                      5       8         15      All                                           640.00

PUBLIC LAW 100-425—SEPT. 9, 1988 102 STAT. 1595 South West Section Subdivision Acres 16 All 640.00 17 Ail 640.00 Total. 9,811.32 SEC. 2. HUNTING, FISHING, AND TRAPPING. 25 u s e 713f note. The establishment of the Grand Ronde Reservation, and the Courts, U.S. addition of lands to the reservation after the date of the enactment of this Act, shall not grant or restore to the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon, or to any member of the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon, any hunting, fishing, or trapping right of any nature, including any indirect or procedural right or advantage, beyond the rights which are declared and set forth in the final judgment and decree of the United States District Court for the District of Oregon, in the action entitled "Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon against the State of Oregon", entered on January 12, 1987. Those rights as declared and set forth in the January 12, 1987, final judgment and decree shall constitute the exclusive and final deter- mination of all tribal rights to hunt, fish, and trap that the Confed- erated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon or its members possess. SEC. 3. CIVIL AND CRIMINAL JURISDICTION. 25 u s e 713f note. The State of Oregon shall exercise criminal and civil jurisdiction over the reservation, and over individuals on the reservation, in accordance with section 1162 of title 18, United States Code, and section 1360 of title 28, United States Code. SEC. 4. TREATMENT OF CERTAIN LANDS AS REVESTED OREGON AND 25 u s e 713f CALIFORNIA RAILROAD GRANT LANDS. note. (a) IN GENERAL.—The lands described in subsection (b) shall here- after be managed under the Act entitled "An Act relating to the revested Oregon and California Railroad and reconveyed Coos Bay Wagon Road grant lands situated in the State of Oregon", approved August 28, 1937 (43 U.S.C 1181a et seq.). Beginning on the date of enactment of this Act, all moneys received from or on account of those lands shall be deposited in the Treasury of the United States in the special fund designated "Oregon and California land-grant fund" and shall be distributed as provided in such Act. This subsec- Forests and tion shall not apply to receipts from timber on such lands which was forest products. removed before the date of enactment of this Act. (b) LANDS DESCRIBED.—The lands referred to in subsection (a) are those lands located in Oregon, comprised of approximately 12,035.32 acres and more particularly described as: Willamette Meridian, Oregon Township Range luth West Section Subdivision Acres 1 6 30 Lots 1-4, SVaNE'A, E'/2WM>, N'^SE'A, 537.01 SWy4SEy4 2 6 20 EV2SEy4, sw»/4SEy4 120.00 2 6 28 Lots 4, 5, 9, 16 169.46 2 6 34 Nwy4Nwy4 40.00 3 6 8 swy4SEy4 40.00 3 6 18 Lots 1-4, Ny2NEy4, Ey2Nwy4, 507.88 NEy4Swy4 3 6 20 Ey^ 320.00
102 STAT. 1596 PUBLIC LAW 100-425—SEPT. 9, 1988 South West Section Subdivision Acres 24 NW'ANW'A 40.00 Lots 1-4, E'/aW'/2 344.!)(; 6 Lots 1, 6, 7, S'/aNE'A, SE'ANW'A, 493.21 Ey2swy4, SE'A WVaNWA, SEV4SEy4 120.00 10 NE'/4NW'/4, Sy2N>/2, Sya 520.00 12 sy2Nwy4, swy4, wyaSE^i 320.00 14 All 640.00 18 Lots 1, 2, NVaNEyi 162.32 20 NW yiNE VA, S y2NE y4 280.00 22 Ny2Ny2, SEy4NEy4, swy4Nwy4, 400.00 SEy4Swy4, NEy4SEy4, sy2SEy4 24 All 640.00 26 Ey2 320.00 28 Lot 1, Wy2NEy4 123.35 30 Ey2 320.00 32 N w y4, N w yiSE y4 200.00 34 Ny2Ny2 160.00 10 NEy4NEy4, sy2NEy4, sy2Nwy4 200.00 19 Lots 5, 9-11, Wy2SEy4 205.38 2 Lots 1, 2, SWyi 241.73 4 Lots 1, 2, 3, SEy4NEy4, SEy4SWy4, 321.77 Ey2SEy4, swy4SEy4 Lot 4 41.22 SWy4, NEMiSEyi 200.00 10 Nya 320.00 12 Ey2Ey2, Nwy4NEy4, NyaNwyi 280.00 17 sy2NEy4 80.00 18 SEy4 160.00 19 Lots 1, 2, Ey2NWy4 159.26 24 NEy4SEy4, sy2Sy2 200.00 26 wy2NEy4 80.00 30 swy4NEy4 40.00 28 SEy4Swy4, SEyiSEyi 80.00 29 syaswy* 80.00 31 Lots 5-16 411.78 32 Lots 1-11 323.42 34 w y2NW y., NW yiSW y^ 120.00 2 swy4SEy4 40.00 4 Lots 3, 4, sy2Nwy4, wy2Swy4, 327.95 sy2SEy4 5 Lots 1,2, SEy4NEy4, sya 449.45 6 Lots 2-4, Ey2SEy4 189.37 7 Lots 1-4, SEy4NEy4 185.80 Nya, NyaSya 480.00 Total. 12,035.32 25 use 713f SEC. 5. MEMORANDUM OF AGREEMENT. note. Forests and The memorandum of agreement entered into between the Confed- forest products. erated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon and the Department of the Interior, dated March 10, 1988, relating to the disposition of timber resources on the reservation and the use of funds for economic development purposes, shall apply for the period of 20 years beginning on the date of enactment of this Act. This agreement is hereby incorporated in this Act by reference. 25 u s e 713f SEC. 6. ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT. note. During the 20-year period beginning on the date of enactment of this Act, the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon shall establish and maintain a separate account dedicated to
PUBLIC LAW 100-425—SEPT. 9, 1988 102 STAT. 1597 economic development purposes. The Tribes shall place into that separate account an amount equal to 30 percent of the income from tribal timber resources received into the Tribes' Federal trust funds account. The Tribes may expend funds from that separate account for economic development purposes. Approved September 9, 1988. LEGISLATIVE HISTORY—H.R. 4143: HOUSE REPORTS: No. 100-631 (Ck)mm. on Interior and Insular Affairs). SENATE REPORTS: No. 100-479 (Select Comm. on Indian Affairs). CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 134 (1988): June 20, considered and passed House. Aug. 11, considered and passed Senate. o