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R. W. Quinn
From: George Shubert
Where buildings are owned by Clans or Societies and are on fee patented lands
are they entitled to be moved under terms of Public Law 437
Where springs and dams have been constructed by Government on trust or heirship
lands are the owners or heirs of lands upon which springs or dams are located
entitled to have them replaced.
Where people have an adequate if not "fancy" home in the sheltered
area, it might not be adequate out on the barren areas where they will be forced
to move. Perhaps the house is constructed in such a way that it will be
physically impossible to move it intact. How should they be compensated?
Where buildings or other improvements are unfit for further use should owners be
compensated for them, over and above there appraised value? In other words
should they have any salvage value?
Where buildings are located outside of "Taking Area," but rest of land
is in the "Taking Area", should owner be entitled to free relocation?
Where peoples present water supply is a stream or spring and it is impossible to
provide a stream or spring at their new location, should a well or wells be
Where there are streams or springs on land that is in heir- ship status, how can
anyone heir claim or demand a well in place of spring or stream?
Will fences in "Taking Area" be replaced nth new posts and wire either
9. How far in distance should property be moved under terms of Act?
10. Where people have natural or planted shrubbery for ornamental or shelter
purposes will they be entitled to have them replaced?
11. Are people entitled to have new pole corrals in place of existing ones? If
so what about those in bad state of repairs or those that are no good at all?
of Relocating and reestablishing Committee on April .3, 1951.
of the Tribal Council, appointed and confirmed by the Tribal Council the
following men the Board of Relocation and Reestablishing Committee; Martin
Gross, Sam Matthews and Sam Meyers.
functions of this Committee is to represent the Tribal members
in connection with determining policies and to meet with many problems
that will arise in carrying out the provisions of the Public Law 4.37.
2. Paragraph (b)
Cost of relocating and reestablishing members or the Tribes who reside within
the Taking Area.
Tribes and the members therefore may salvage, remove, reuse, sell, or otherwise
dispose of all or any part of their improvements within the Taking area without
any deduction therefor in appraisal schedule to be prepared by the Commissioner,
subject to the condition that the district engineer, Garrison District, may not
enter for the purpose of clearing
the said improvements until October 1, 1952, and subject further to the
condition that the district engineer shall serve
notice of such purpose at least three months prior there to.
pursuance thereof the Committee met in Tribal Office and organized into a body.
elected as a Chairman.
elected as a Vice-Chairman.
elected as a Secretary.
Submitted by George Shubert was made and some recommendations were suggested therein..
adjourn, subject to call of the Chairman