Authorizing Appropriations for the Indian Claims Commission for Fiscal Year 1977: Hearing Before the Subcommittee on Indian Affairs of the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs, House of Representatives, Ninety-fourth Congress, Second Session, on H.R. 11909 ... March 18, 1976



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第 2 頁 - Commission for fiscal year 1977. 1 Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representa2 lives of ike United States of America in Congress assembled, 3 That...
第 24 頁 - States, and that a similar copy be sent to the President of the United States Senate and the Speaker of the House of Representatives. Approved Eeby 21st. 1901. HOUSE JOINT MEMORIAL NO. 3. To the Honorable the Senate and the House of Representatives of the United States...
第 51 頁 - Claims has been advocated by the Court of Claims Committee of the Bar Association of the District of Columbia.
第 45 頁 - Indian landa to the United States form the basis of most of the alleged wrongs of fraud, duress, and unconscionable consideration for which today's Indian claimants seek redress. In addition, there are a considerable number of claims for compensation for the taking of lands and other Indian property without the consent of or payment to the Indiana.
第 46 頁 - ... consideration paid can be difficult and complex. If the Commission finds that the United States is liable, an interlocutory order is entered awarding a fixed amount to the claimant subject to the deduction of allowable offsets. After liability has been established and the amount thereof has...
第 47 頁 - Congress ln accordance with the Act, its Jurisdiction over the Indian claim ends. The manner in which Judgment funds are paid or made available to the successful claimants is determined after hearings participated in by the interested parties. The Bureau of Indian Affairs, US Department of the Interior, handles the disposition of the awards subject to Congressional review and appropriation.
第 53 頁 - Cases with interloctuory decisions (Dockets 182-A, 196, 226, 229, and 326-K) 5 Total before the Court of Claims 8 Pending before the Supreme Court on petitions for writs of certiorari to the Court of Claims or involved in such petitions Cases with interlocutory decisions (Dockets 13-E, 13-F, 15-1. 22-G, 27. 27-E, 29-D, 29-G, 64-A, 133-A, 133-C, 139, 141, 202, 302, 308, 326-A, and 326-C) 18 Cases with orders dismissing the plaintiffs...
第 27 頁 - Most of the 370 claims which have been filed with the Commission allege more than one cause of action. In order to process these causes it was necessary for the Commission to separate many of them and assign them separate docket numbers. As a result, 613 dockets hsd been established by the end of fiscal year 1975.
第 28 頁 - Judgment or partial summary judgment— particularly in accounting cases; procedural motions; questions remanded to the Commission by the Court of Claims; and attorneys' claims for compensation for services rendered and reimbursement of expenses of litigation.
第 3 頁 - Indian claims : Pending before the Court of Claims on appeal or involved in appeals from Commission decisions : Cases with final awards totaling...