§ 174 Superintendence by President over tribes west of Mississippi
§ 175 United States attorneys to represent Indians
§ 176 Survey of reservations
§ 177 Purchases or grants of lands from Indians
§ 178 Fees on behalf of Indian parties in contests under public land laws
§ 179 Driving stock to feed on lands
§ 180 Settling on or surveying lands belonging to Indians by treaty
§ 181 Rights of white men marrying Indian women; tribal property
§ 182 Rights of Indian women marrying white men; tribal property
§ 183 Marriage of white men to Indian women; evidence
§ 184 Rights of children born of marriages between white men and Indian women
§ 185 Protection of Indians desiring civilized life
§ 190 Sale of plants or tracts not needed for administrative or allotment purposes
§ 192 Sale by agents of cattle or horses not required
§ 193 Proceedings against goods seized for certain violations
§ 194 Trial of right of property; burden of proof
§ 196 Sale or other disposition of dead timber
§ 197 Disposition of dead timber on reservations in Minnesota
§ 198 Contagious and infectious diseases; quarantine
§ 199 Access to records of Five Civilized Tribes
§ 199a Custody of records; Oklahoma Historical Society
§ 200 Report of offense or case of Indian incarcerated in agency jail
§ 201 Penalties; how recovered
§ 202 Inducing conveyances by Indians of trust interests in lands

Terms Used In U.S. Code > Title 25 > Chapter 5 - Protection of Indians

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • agency: includes any department, independent establishment, commission, administration, authority, board or bureau of the United States or any corporation in which the United States has a proprietary interest, unless the context shows that such term was intended to be used in a more limited sense. See 18 USC 6
  • Answer: The formal written statement by a defendant responding to a civil complaint and setting forth the grounds for defense.
  • Attorney General: means the Attorney General of the United States or his designee. See 34 USC 10251
  • chief executive: means the highest official of a State or local jurisdiction. See 34 USC 10251
  • Chief judge: The judge who has primary responsibility for the administration of a court but also decides cases; chief judges are determined by seniority.
  • construction: means the erection, acquisition, renovation, repairs, remodeling, or expansion of new or existing buildings or other physical facilities, and the acquisition or installation of initial equipment therefor. See 34 USC 10251
  • correctional facility: means any place for the confinement or rehabilitation of offenders or individuals charged with or convicted of criminal offenses. See 34 USC 10251
  • court: means a tribunal recognized as a part of the judicial branch of a State or of its local government units. See 34 USC 10251
  • criminal justice: means activities pertaining to crime prevention, control, or reduction, or the enforcement of the criminal law, including, but not limited to, police efforts to prevent, control, or reduce crime or to apprehend criminals, including juveniles, activities of courts having criminal jurisdiction, and related agencies (including but not limited to prosecutorial and defender services, juvenile delinquency agencies and pretrial service or release agencies), activities of corrections, probation, or parole authorities and related agencies assisting in the rehabilitation, supervision, and care of criminal offenders, and programs relating to the prevention, control, or reduction of narcotic addiction and juvenile delinquency. See 34 USC 10251
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • department: means one of the executive departments enumerated in section 1 of Title 5, unless the context shows that such term was intended to describe the executive, legislative, or judicial branches of the government. See 18 USC 6
  • evaluation: means the administration and conduct of studies and analyses to determine the impact and value of a project or program in accomplishing the statutory objectives of this chapter. See 34 USC 10251
  • foreign government: as used in this title except in sections 112, 878, 970, 1116, and 1201, includes any government, faction, or body of insurgents within a country with which the United States is at peace, irrespective of recognition by the United States. See
  • Indian Tribe: has the meaning given the term "Indian tribe" in section 5304(e) of title 25. See 34 USC 10251
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • organization: means a person other than an individual. See 18 USC 18
  • population: means total resident population based on data compiled by the United States Bureau of the Census and referable to the same point or period in time. See 34 USC 10251
  • Postal Service: means the United States Postal Service established under title 39, and every officer and employee of that Service, whether or not such officer or employee has taken the oath of office. See
  • Probable cause: A reasonable ground for belief that the offender violated a specific law.
  • Probation officers: Screen applicants for pretrial release and monitor convicted offenders released under court supervision.
  • State: means any State of the United States, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Guam, and the Northern Mariana Islands: Provided, That for the purposes of section 10156(a) of this title, American Samoa and the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands shall be considered as one state 1 and that for these purposes 67 per centum of the amounts allocated shall be allocated to American Samoa, and 33 per centum to the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands. See 34 USC 10251
  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • unit of local government: means &mdash. See 34 USC 10251
  • United States: as used in this title in a territorial sense, includes all places and waters, continental or insular, subject to the jurisdiction of the United States, except the Canal Zone. See 18 USC 5
  • vehicle: includes every description of carriage or other artificial contrivance used, or capable of being used, as a means of transportation on land. See 1 USC 4
  • whoever: include corporations, companies, associations, firms, partnerships, societies, and joint stock companies, as well as individuals. See 1 USC 1