§ 47-59 Overseer of Indians
§ 47-59a Connecticut Indians; citizenship, civil rights, land rights
§ 47-59b Indian Affairs Council; composition, duties, executive director, regulations, report
§ 47-60 Reservation land held in trust by state. Conveyances by Indians void
§ 47-61 No title by possession against an Indian
§ 47-62 Taking wood from land of Indian
§ 47-63 Definitions
§ 47-64 Use of reservations. Restriction of leases. Escheats
§ 47-65 Management of reservations and residents thereon. Adoption of regulations. Governor designated administrative agent
§ 47-65a Hunting and fishing on reservations
§ 47-65b State assumption of criminal and civil jurisdiction on reservation of the Mohegan Tribe of Indians
§ 47-65c Memoranda of agreement establishing authority of Indian tribal police departments and officers
§ 47-66 Tribal funds
§ 47-66a Indian housing authorities. Creation and powers
§ 47-66b Commissioners
§ 47-66c Area of operation
§ 47-66d Lease of tribal property to housing authority
§ 47-66g Management of Indian affairs
§ 47-66h Trust agreements between Governor and willing indigenous tribes
§ 47-66i Method of selecting tribal leaders. Disputes
§ 47-66j Rules for tribal membership

Terms Used In Connecticut General Statutes > Chapter 824 - Indians

  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Indian: means a person who is a member of any of the following tribes, Paucatuck Eastern Pequot, Mashantucket Pequot, Schaghticoke, Golden Hill Paugussett and Mohegan. See Connecticut General Statutes 47-63
  • Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
  • Lease: A contract transferring the use of property or occupancy of land, space, structures, or equipment in consideration of a payment (e.g., rent). Source: OCC
  • Majority leader: see Floor Leaders
  • Minority leader: See Floor Leaders
  • President pro tempore: A constitutionally recognized officer of the Senate who presides over the chamber in the absence of the Vice President. The President Pro Tempore (or, "president for a time") is elected by the Senate and is, by custom, the Senator of the majority party with the longest record of continuous service.
  • Public law: A public bill or joint resolution that has passed both chambers and been enacted into law. Public laws have general applicability nationwide.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • Remand: When an appellate court sends a case back to a lower court for further proceedings.
  • reservation: means the Paucatuck Eastern Pequot reservation in the town of North Stonington, assigned to the use of the Paucatuck Eastern Pequot tribe. See Connecticut General Statutes 47-63
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.