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43 - 2 UNITED STATES GEOLOGICAL SURVEY (§§ 31 to 50d)
1 - 1 - 1 Director of United States Geological Survey

 
1 - 1 - 2 Findings and purpose

 
1 - 1 - 3 Definitions

 
1 - 1 - 4 Geologic mapping program

 
1 - 1 - 5 Advisory committee

 
1 - 1 - 6 Geologic mapping program 5-year plan

 
1 - 1 - 7 National geologic map database

 
1 - 1 - 8 Biennial report

 
1 - 1 - 9 Authorization of appropriations

 
1 - 1 - 10 Report on resource research activities

 
1 - 1 - 11 Biological research activity of Survey; review and report by National Academy of Sciences

 
1 - 1 - 12 Acting Director

 
1 - 1 - 13 Scientific employees

 
1 - 1 - 14 Purchase of books

 
1 - 1 - 15  Acquisition of scientific or technical books, maps, etc., for library

 
1 - 1 - 16 Acquisition of lands or interests therein for use in gaging streams or underground water resources

 
1 - 1 - 17 Acceptance of contributions from public and private sources; cooperation with other agencies in prosecution of projects

 
1 - 1 - 18 Cooperative agreements

 
1 - 1 - 19  Topographic surveys; marking elevations

 
1 - 1 - 20  Publications and reports; preparation and sale

 
1 - 1 - 21 Distribution of maps and atlases, etc.

 
1 - 1 - 22  Use of receipts from sale of maps for map printing and distribution

 
1 - 1 - 23 Copies to Senators, Representatives, and Delegates

 
1 - 1 - 24 Sale of transfers or copies of data

 
1 - 1 - 25 Production and sale of copies of photographs and records; disposition of receipts

 
1 - 1 - 26 Extension of cooperative work to Puerto Rico

 
1 - 1 - 27 Survey’s share of cost of topographic mapping or water resources investigations carried on with States

 
1 - 1 - 28 Funds for mappings and investigations considered intragovernmental funds

 
1 - 1 - 29  Working capital fund for United States Geological Survey

 
1 - 1 - 30 Recording of obligations against accounts receivable and crediting of amounts received; work involving cooperation with State, Territory, etc.

 
1 - 1 - 31  Payment of costs incidental to utilization of services of volunteers

 
1 - 1 - 32  Services of students or recent graduates

 
Repealed. Aug. 10, 1956,  Sept. 26, 1961,  Aug. 7, 1946,
 
 
43 - 4 DISTRICT LAND OFFICES (§§ 70 to 107)
1 - 1 - 1 Administration of oaths

 
1 - 1 - 2 Payment of fees, commissions, etc.; deposit in Treasury

 
1 - 1 - 3 Alaska land claimant liable for fees, commissions or purchase money; deposit in Treasury

 
1 - 1 - 4 Accounting for fees for notices of cancellation of entries

 
1 - 1 - 5 Monthly returns of district land offices

 
1 - 1 - 6 Deposit in Treasury of unearned fees and un­official moneys

 
1 - 1 - 7 Lists furnished with deposits

 
1 - 1 - 8 Deposit of moneys deposited by unknown parties

 
1 - 1 - 9 Reimbursement of sums disbursed as special disbursing agents

 
1 - 1 - 10 Repayment of moneys deposited and covered into Treasury

 
1 - 1 - 11 Disqualification

 
1 - 1 - 12 Report of disqualification; designation of officer to act

 
1 - 1 - 13 Attendance of witnesses

 
1 - 1 - 14 Witnesses’ fees

 
1 - 1 - 15 Disobedience to subpoena

 
1 - 1 - 16 Depositions of witnesses residing outside county

 
1 - 1 - 17 Continuing taking of depositions in behalf of opposite party

 
1 - 1 - 18 Penalty for false information

 
Repealed. Sept. 6, 1966, Apr. 24, 1944, July 14, 1960,
 
43 - 5 LAND DISTRICTS (§§ 121 to 130)
1 - 1 - 1 Discontinuance of land offices by President

 
1 - 1 - 2 Discontinuance of land offices by Secretary of the Interior

 
1 - 1 - 3 Continuance of land offices when required by public convenience

 
1 - 1 - 4 Continuation of existing land districts and offices in Alaska; change of district boundaries, or discontinuance of districts; designation and location of land offices

 
1 - 1 - 5  Consolidation of land offices

 
1 - 1 - 6 Annexation of discontinued district to adjacent district

 
1 - 1 - 7 Change of location of land offices

 
1 - 1 - 8 Change of boundaries of land districts

 
1 - 1 - 9 Division or change of boundaries; continuance of business of original district

 
1 - 1 - 10 Office rent and clerk hire for consolidated land offices

 
1 - 1 - 11  Entry of public lands in States where no land offices exist

 
 
43 - 6 WITHDRAWAL FROM SETTLEMENT, LOCATION, SALE, OR ENTRY (§§ 141 to 158)
1 - 1 - 1 Rights of occupants or claimants of oil- or gas-bearing lands; exceptions to withdrawals

 
1 - 1 - 2 Entries on land withdrawn as valuable for oil or gas validated

 
1 - 1 - 3 Sale of lands withdrawn

 
1 - 1 - 4 Patents to purchasers of lands withdrawn

 
1 - 1 - 5 Disposition of proceeds of sale of withdrawn lands

 
1 - 1 - 6 Exchange of private lands included in Indian reservation for other lands

 
1 - 1 - 7  Withdrawals of land for Indian reservations prohibited

 
1 - 1 - 8 Opening of lands restored to entry after withdrawals

 
1 - 1 - 9 Restoration of lands previously withdrawn

 
1 - 1 - 10 Reservation of lands in North Dakota

 
1 - 1 - 11 Vacation of withdrawals under reclamation law; lands valuable for minerals; reservation of rights, ways, and easements; rules and regulations

 
1 - 1 - 12 Withdrawal, reservation, or restriction of public lands for defense purposes; “public lands” defined; exception

 
1 - 1 - 13 Approval by Congress necessary for withdrawal, reservation, or restriction of over 5,000 acres for any Department of Defense project or facility

 
1 - 1 - 14  Application for withdrawal, reservation, or restriction; specifications

 
1 - 1 - 15  Mineral resources on withdrawn lands; disposition and exploration

 
 Repealed. Oct. 21, 1976, June 29, 1960,
 
 
 
 
43 - 10 DESERT-LAND ENTRIES (§§ 321 to 339)
1 - 1 - 1  Entry right generally; extent of right to appropriate waters

 
1 - 1 - 2 Desert lands defined; question how determined

 
1 - 1 - 3 Application to certain States

 
1 - 1 - 4 Assignment of entries

 
1 - 1 - 5 Resident citizenship of State as qualification for entry

 
1 - 1 - 6 Unsurveyed lands not subject to entry; preferential right of entry after survey

 
1 - 1 - 7 Filing irrigation plan; association of entrymen

 
1 - 1 - 8 Expenditures and cultivation requirements

 
1 - 1 - 9 Issue of patent on final proof; citizenship requirement as to patentee; limit as to amount of holding

 
1 - 1 - 10 Desert-land entry in addition to homestead entry

 
1 - 1 - 11 Reclamation requirements waived in favor of disabled soldiers, etc.

 
1 - 1 - 12 Extension of time for completion of irrigation works

 
1 - 1 - 13  Further extension of time for final proofs

 
1 - 1 - 14 Further extension in cases not covered by sections 333 and 334 of this title

 
1 - 1 - 15 Further extension in addition to that authorized by sections 333 to 335 of this title

 
1 - 1 - 16 Entry, after expenditures, perfected as homestead entry

 
1 - 1 - 17  Election to perfect entry; final proof

 
1 - 1 - 18 Perfection of title to entry; supplementary provisions to sections 335, 337, and 338

 
Repealed. Oct. 21, 1976,
 
 
 
 
43 - 14 RECLAMATION AND IRRIGATION OF LANDS BY FEDERAL GOVERNMENT (§§ 371 to 616tttt)
1 - 1 - 1  GENERAL PROVISIONS (§§ 371 to 390h-39)

 
1 - 1 - 2 RECLAMATION REFORM (§§ 390aa to 390zz-1)

 
1 - 1 - 3 RECLAMATION FUND GENERALLY (§§ 391 to 403)

 
1 - 1 - 4 RECLAMATION WATER SETTLEMENTS FUND (§ 407)

 
1 - 1 - 5 INSTITUTION AND CONSTRUCTION OF PROJECTS (§§ 411 to 422)

 
1 - 1 - 6 CONSTRUCTION OF SMALL PROJECTS (§§ 422a to 422l)

 
1 - 1 - 7  ADMINISTRATION OF EXISTING PROJECTS (§§ 423 to 425b)

 
1 - 1 - 8 WATER RIGHT APPLICATIONS AND LAND ENTRIES (§§ 431 to 449)

 
1 - 1 - 9 EXCHANGE AND AMENDMENT OF FARM UNITS (§§ 451 to 451k)

 
1 - 1 - 10 TAXATION (§§ 455 to 455c)

 
1 - 1 - 11 CONSTRUCTION CHARGES (§§ 461 to 482)

 
1 - 1 - 12 PAYMENT OF CONSTRUCTION CHARGES (§§ 485 to 485k)

 
1 - 1 - 13 MAINTENANCE AND OPERATION OF WORKS GENERALLY (§§ 491 to 505)

 
1 - 1 - 14  RECLAMATION SAFETY OF DAMS (§§ 506 to 509b)

 
1 - 1 - 15 AGING INFRASTRUCTURE (§§ 510 to 510d)

 
1 - 1 - 16  CONTRACTS WITH STATE IRRIGATION DISTRICTS FOR PAYMENT OF CHARGES (§§ 511 to 513)

 
1 - 1 - 17 SALE OR LEASE OF SURPLUS WATERS, WATER POWER, STORAGE CAPACITY, AND WATER TRANSPORTATION FACILITIES (§§ 521 to 526)

 
1 - 1 - 18 PATENTS AND FINAL WATER-RIGHT CERTIFICATES (§§ 541 to 547)

 
1 - 1 - 19  TOWN SITES, PARKS, PLAYGROUNDS, AND SCHOOL SITES (§§ 561 to 573)

 
1 - 1 - 20 REFUNDS TO WAR VETERANS (§ 581)

 
1 - 1 - 21 LEGISLATION APPLICABLE TO PARTICULAR PROJECTS GENERALLY (§§ 591 to 600e)

 
1 - 1 - 22 CIBOLO PROJECT, TEXAS (§ 600f)

 
1 - 1 - 23 NUECES RIVER PROJECT, TEXAS (§ 600g)

 
1 - 1 - 24 KLAMATH PROJECT, OREGON-CALIFORNIA (§§ 601 to 610)

 
1 - 1 - 25 GILA PROJECT, ARIZONA (§ 613)

 
1 - 1 - 26 WASHOE PROJECT, NEVADA-CALIFORNIA (§ 614)

 
1 - 1 - 27 WASHITA RIVER BASIN PROJECT, OKLAHOMA (§ 615)

 
1 - 1 - 28 CROOKED RIVER PROJECT, OREGON (§ 615f)

 
1 - 1 - 29  LITTLE WOOD RIVER PROJECT, IDAHO (§ 615k)

 
1 - 1 - 30 SAN ANGELO PROJECT, TEXAS (§ 615o)

 
1 - 1 - 31 SPOKANE VALLEY PROJECT, WASHINGTON AND IDAHO (§ 615s)

 
1 - 1 - 32  DALLAS PROJECT, OREGON (§ 615v)

 
1 - 1 - 33 NORMAN PROJECT, OKLAHOMA (§ 615aa)

 
1 - 1 - 34 NAVAJO IRRIGATION PROJECT, NEW MEXICO; SAN JUAN-CHAMA PROJECT, COLORADO-NEW MEXICO (§ 615ii)

 
1 - 1 - 35 NAVAJO IRRIGATION PROJECT, NEW MEXICO; SAN JUAN-CHAMA PROJECT, COLORADO-NEW MEXICO (§ 615ii)

 
1 - 1 - 36 BRANTLEY PROJECT, PECOS RIVER BASIN, NEW MEXICO (§ 615jjj)

 
1 - 1 - 37 SALMON FALLS DIVISION, UPPER SNAKE RIVER PROJECT, IDAHO (§ 615ppp)

 
1 - 1 - 38 O’NEILL UNIT, PICK-SLOAN MISSOURI BASIN PROGRAM, NEBRASKA (§ 615xxx)

 
1 - 1 - 39 NORTH LOUP DIVISION, PICK-SLOAN MISSOURI BASIN PROGRAM, NEBRASKA (§ 615dddd)

 
1 - 1 - 40  POLECAT BENCH AREA, SHOSHONE EXTENSIONS UNIT, PICK-SLOAN MISSOURI BASIN PROGRAM, WYOMING (§ 615kkkk)

 
1 - 1 - 41  POLLOCK-HERREID UNIT, PICK-SLOAN MISSOURI BASIN PROGRAM, SOUTH DAKOTA (§§ 615llll to 615llll-6)

 
1 - 1 - 42 FRYINGPAN-ARKANSAS PROJECT, COLORADO (§ 616)

 
1 - 1 - 43 MANN CREEK PROJECT, IDAHO (§ 616g)

 
1 - 1 - 44 ARBUCKLE PROJECT, OKLAHOMA (§ 616k)

 
1 - 1 - 45 BAKER PROJECT, OREGON (§ 616t)

 
1 - 1 - 46 DIXIE PROJECT, UTAH (§ 616aa)

 
1 - 1 - 47 SAVERY-POT HOOK PROJECT, COLORADO-WYOMING; BOSTWICK PARK AND FRUITLAND MESA PROJECTS, COLORADO (§ 616ii)

 
1 - 1 - 48 LOWER TETON DIVISION OF TETON BASIN PROJECT, IDAHO (§ 616nn)

 
1 - 1 - 49 WHITESTONE COU­LEE UNIT, CHIEF JOSEPH DAM PROJ­ECT, WASHINGTON (§ 616ss)

 
1 - 1 - 50 McKAY DAM AND RESERVOIR, UMATILLA PROJECT, OREGON (§ 616ww)

 
1 - 1 - 51 AUBURN-FOLSOM SOUTH UNIT; SAN FELIPE DIVISION: CENTRAL VALLEY PROJECT, CALIFORNIA (§ 616aaa)

 
1 - 1 - 52  SOUTHERN NEVADA PROJECT, NEVADA (§ 616ggg)

 
1 - 1 - 53 TUALATIN PROJECT, OREGON (§ 616nnn)

 
1 - 1 - 54 MISSOURI RIVER BASIN PROJECT, SOUTH DAKOTA (§ 616ttt)

 
1 - 1 - 55 MOUNTAIN PARK PROJECT, OKLAHOMA (§ 616aaaa)

 
1 - 1 - 56 PALMETTO BEND PROJECT, TEXAS (§ 616gggg)

 
1 - 1 - 57 MERLIN DIVISION; ROGUE RIVER BASIN PROJECT, OREGON (§ 616mmmm)

 
1 - 1 - 58 TOUCHET DIVISION; WALLA WALLA PROJECT, OREGON-WASHINGTON (§ 616tttt)

 
 
 
43 - 16 COLORADO RIVER STORAGE PROJECT (§§ 620 to 620o)
1 - 1 - 1 Upper Colorado River Basin; purpose of development of water resources; initial units; construction of Wayne N. Aspinall unit contingent upon certification; participating projects; Rainbow Bridge National Monument

 
1 - 1 - 2 Priority to planning reports of certain additional participating projects; reports to States; San Juan-Chama project; Juniper project

 
1 - 1 - 3 Construction of participating projects to be concurrent with Central Arizona Project

 
1 - 1 - 4 Establishment of nonexcess irrigable acreage for participating projects

 
1 - 1 - 5  Congressional intent; additional undesignated projects not precluded; construction not authorized within national park or monument

 
1 - 1 - 6 Laws governing; irrigation repayment contracts; time for making contract; contracts for municipal water; payment by Indian lands; restricted delivery of water for excess commodity; apportionments of use

 
1 - 1 - 7 Laws governing priority of appropriation

 
1 - 1 - 8 Upper Colorado River Basin Fund

 
1 - 1 - 9 Reimbursement of Fund from Colorado River Development Fund; operation of Hoover Dam

 
1 - 1 - 10 Cost allocations; Indian lands; report to Congress

 
1 - 1 - 11 Powerplant operations

 
1 - 1 - 12 Recreational and fish and wildlife facilities

 
1 - 1 - 13  Saving provisions

 
1 - 1 - 14 Expenditures; units excepted from soil survey and land classification requirements

 
1 - 1 - 15  Court decree; effectivity and approval

 
1 - 1 - 16  Authorization of appropriations

 
1 - 1 - 17 Net power revenues

 
1 - 1 - 18 Compliance with law required in operation of facilities; enforcement of provisions

 
1 - 1 - 19 Water quality study and reports

 
1 - 1 - 20  Top water bank

 
1 - 1 - 21 Definitions

 
 
43 - 17  FEDERAL LANDS INCLUDED IN STATE IRRIGATION DISTRICTS (§§ 621 to 630)
1 - 1 - 1 Subjection of lands in State irrigation district to State laws generally

 
1 - 1 - 2  Cost of construction and maintenance of irrigation project as charge on land

 
1 - 1 - 3 Map of district and plan of irrigation project; approval by Secretary

 
1 - 1 - 4 Entry of approval on land records

 
1 - 1 - 5 Release of unentered land from lien on noncompletion of irrigation project

 
1 - 1 - 6  Enforcement of lien against entered but un­patented land

 
1 - 1 - 7  Sale of unpatented and unentered land prohibited; suspension of entry

 
1 - 1 - 8  Patents to entered but unpatented land

 
1 - 1 - 9  Delivery of notices required by State law; right to hearing, appeal, etc.

 
1 - 1 - 10  Disposition by Government of proceeds of land sold

 
 
 
 
 
 
43 - 22 SURVEY OF PUBLIC LANDS (§§ 751 to 775)
1 - 1 - 1  Rules of survey

 
1 - 1 - 2 Survey system extended to Alaska

 
1 - 1 - 3 Surveys in Nome and Fairbanks districts

 
1 - 1 - 4 Boundaries and contents of public lands; how ascertained

 
1 - 1 - 5  Lines of division of half quarter sections; how run

 
1 - 1 - 6 Cost of survey of private land claims to be reported and paid

 
1 - 1 - 7 Delivery of patent contingent on refund of cost of survey

 
1 - 1 - 8  Survey for and by settlers in township

 
1 - 1 - 9  Deposit for expenses deemed an appropriation

 
1 - 1 - 10 Repayment of excess of deposits to cover cost of surveys of mineral lands

 
1 - 1 - 11 Deposits made by settlers for surveys to go in part payment of lands

 
1 - 1 - 12 Deposits in Louisiana applicable to resurveys

 
1 - 1 - 13 Geological surveys, extension of public surveys, expenses of subdividing

 
1 - 1 - 14 Rectangular mode of survey; departure from

 
1 - 1 - 15 Resurveys or retracements to mark boundaries of undisposed lands

 
1 - 1 - 16 Resurveys or retracements of township lines, etc.

 
1 - 1 - 17 Protection of surveyor by marshal

 
Repealed & Omitted. Dec. 16, 1930, Apr. 29, 1950,
 
 
43 - 24 RESERVATIONS AND GRANTS TO STATES FOR PUBLIC PURPOSES (§§ 851 to 873)
1 - 1 - 1 Deficiencies in grants to State by reason of settlements, etc., on designated sections generally

 
1 - 1 - 2 Selections to supply deficiencies of school lands

 
1 - 1 - 3 Applications for unsurveyed lands; regulations; acreage requirements

 
1 - 1 - 4 Survey of lands prior to transfer; time for survey; availability of funds; lands suitable for transfer

 
1 - 1 - 5 Selections in New Mexico to supply deficiencies of school lands

 
1 - 1 - 6 Selections in New Mexico to supply deficiencies of school lands

 
1 - 1 - 7 Selection of school lands on ceded Indian reservations

 
1 - 1 - 8 Grant to new States

 
1 - 1 - 9 Grants to counties for seats of justice

 
1 - 1 - 10 Fee simple to pass in all grants

 
1 - 1 - 11 Preference right of selection granted certain Western States; bona fide settlers

 
1 - 1 - 12 Survey of lands granted to certain Western States

 
1 - 1 - 13 Survey of land grants to Florida

 
1 - 1 - 14 Confirmation of certain lands selected by California

 
1 - 1 - 15 Exchange of cut over land in Montana

 
1 - 1 - 16 Representation of Indian claimants in suits to determine right to school lands

 
1 - 1 - 17 Disposal of lands for public or recreational purposes

 
1 - 1 - 18 Sale or lease to State or nonprofit organization; reservation of mineral deposits; termination of lease for nonuse

 
1 - 1 - 19 Conditions of transfer by grantee; solid waste disposal

 
1 - 1 - 20 Authority for transfers; applicability of section 869–2 to prior patents; termination of restrictions

 
1 - 1 - 21 Disposition of moneys received from or on account of revested Oregon and California Railroad grant lands or reconveyed Coos Bay Wagon Road grant lands

 
1 - 1 - 22 Grants of land in aid of common or public schools; extension to those mineral in character; effect of leases

 
1 - 1 - 23 Certain grants and laws unaffected

 
1 - 1 - 24 Conveyances to United States in connection with applications for amendment of patented entries or for exchange of land, etc.; withdrawal or rejection of applications; reconveyances

 
1 - 1 - 25  Lands granted for erecting public buildings; purpose of grant

 
Repealed. Dec. 16, 1930,  June 23, 1959, Oct. 21, 1976,
 
43 - 25 GRANTS IN AID OF RAILROADS AND WAGON ROADS (§§ 881 to 914)
1 - 1 - 1  Cost of survey of grants to railroads; payment

 
1 - 1 - 2 Surveyed lands taxable notwithstanding lien; provisos

 
1 - 1 - 3 Collection of costs of surveying, etc.; reimbursement of purchaser

 
1 - 1 - 4  Right of forfeiture of railroad grants not affected

 
1 - 1 - 5  Union Pacific Railroad lands

 
1 - 1 - 6 Survey of lands within limits of railroad grants

 
1 - 1 - 7 Deposits for surveys of lands granted to railroads

 
1 - 1 - 8 Selection by railroads of lands in lieu of lands entered subsequent to accrual of rights; title of settlers

 
1 - 1 - 9 Rights of entrymen whose entries had not been admitted to record

 
1 - 1 - 10  Homestead entries on railroad lands prior to withdrawal or after restoration to market confirmed

 
1 - 1 - 11  Abandoned railroad lands; reentry

 
1 - 1 - 12  Entries after expiration of grant

 
1 - 1 - 13 Rights of permissive settlers on railroad lands restored to public domain

 
1 - 1 - 14 Adjustment of land grants to railroads

 
1 - 1 - 15 Cancellation of patents erroneously issued; reconveyance

 
1 - 1 - 16 Erroneous cancellation of bona fide entries corrected

 
1 - 1 - 17 Patents to purchasers from railroads; purchase money

 
1 - 1 - 18 Rights of purchasers from railroads of coterminous lands not within grants

 
1 - 1 - 19 Limitation of quantity to be conveyed

 
1 - 1 - 20  Suits to cancel patents to lands erroneously issued under railroad or wagon-road grants

 
1 - 1 - 21 Claims of bona fide purchasers; establishment of rights

 
1 - 1 - 22 Cancellation; investigation before suit

 
1 - 1 - 23  Relief of settlers on lands granted in aid of wagon roads

 
1 - 1 - 24 Forfeiture of unearned grants; restoration to public domain

 
1 - 1 - 25 Homestead entries on forfeited lands

 
1 - 1 - 26 Purchase by bona fide purchasers from grantees; removal of crops and improvements

 
1 - 1 - 27  Rights of original grantees to forfeited lands

 
1 - 1 - 28  Deposits by railroad companies for costs of surveying and conveying unsurveyed lands granted

 
1 - 1 - 29 Forfeiture of grant on failure to make deposit

 
1 - 1 - 30 Right to extend public surveys over lands granted, and other rights of United States, not affected

 
1 - 1 - 31 Regulations

 
1 - 1 - 32 Disposition of abandoned or forfeited railroad grants

 
1 - 1 - 33 Conveyance by land grant railroads of portions of rights of way to State, county, or municipality

 
 
 
43 - 27 RIGHTS-OF-WAY AND OTHER EASEMENTS IN PUBLIC LANDS (§§ 931 to 975c)
1 - 1 - 1 Navigable rivers as public highways

 
1 - 1 - 2 Authority of Attorney General to grant easements and rights-of-way to States, etc.

 
1 - 1 - 3 Permits, leases, or easements; authorization to grant; payment; limitation

 
1 - 1 - 4 Additional authority of department or agency head

 
1 - 1 - 5 Right of way through public lands granted to railroads

 
1 - 1 - 6 Several roads through canyons

 
1 - 1 - 7  Condemnation of private land

 
1 - 1 - 8 Filing profile of road; forfeiture of rights

 
1 - 1 - 9  Lands excepted

 
1 - 1 - 10 Alteration, amendment, or repeal

 
1 - 1 - 11 Forfeiture of rights where railroad not constructed in five years after location

 
1 - 1 - 12 Railroad stations on rights of way granted

 
1 - 1 - 13 Rights of way in Alaska; railroad rights of way; reservations; water transportation connections; State title to submerged lands; Federal repossession as trustee; “navigable waters” defined; posting schedules of rates; changes in rates

 
1 - 1 - 14 Rights of several roads through canyons

 
1 - 1 - 15 Condemnation of land

 
1 - 1 - 16 Filing preliminary survey, map and profile of road

 
1 - 1 - 17 Filing map and profile of road section; forfeiture of rights; reversion of grant

 
1 - 1 - 18 Rights of way for Alaskan wagon roads, wire rope, aerial, or other tramways; reservations; filing preliminary survey and map of location; alteration, amendment, repeal, or grant of equal rights; forfeiture of rights; reversion of grant; liens

 
1 - 1 - 19 Military park, Indian or other reservation

 
1 - 1 - 20 Reservation of right of alteration, amendment, or repeal; assignment of right of way

 
1 - 1 - 21 Map location of road

 
1 - 1 - 22  Right of way for railroads; reserved lands in Minnesota

 
1 - 1 - 23 Right of way in Oklahoma and Arizona

 
1 - 1 - 24 Reservation in patents of right of way for ditches or canals

 
1 - 1 - 25 Compensation for rights-of-way for certain reclamation projects

 
1 - 1 - 26  Jurisdiction; procedure

 
1 - 1 - 27 Right of way to canal ditch companies and irrigation or drainage districts for irrigation or drainage purposes and operation and maintenance of reservoirs, canals, and laterals

 
1 - 1 - 28  Map; damages to settlers

 
1 - 1 - 29 Application to existing and future canals

 
1 - 1 - 30 Use for canal or ditch only

 
1 - 1 - 31 Right of way to canal and ditch companies for irrigation purposes; additional grants

 
1 - 1 - 32 Right of way for water transportation, domestic purposes, or development of power

 
1 - 1 - 33  Reservoir sites for water for livestock

 
1 - 1 - 34 Declaratory statement as to reservoirs

 
1 - 1 - 35 Survey; map of reservoirs

 
1 - 1 - 36  Amendment, alteration, or repeal

 
1 - 1 - 37  Right of way for tramroads, canals, or reservoirs

 
1 - 1 - 38 Right of way to electric power companies

 
1 - 1 - 39 Rights of way for wagon roads or railroads

 
1 - 1 - 40  Rights of way for electrical plants, etc.

 
1 - 1 - 41 Rights-of-way for power and communications facilities

 
1 - 1 - 42 Right of way in Colorado and Wyoming to pipeline companies

 
1 - 1 - 43 Applications for Colorado and Wyoming pipeline right of way

 
1 - 1 - 44 Limit of time for completion of Colorado and Wyoming pipelines; forfeiture

 
1 - 1 - 45  Restriction on use of Colorado and Wyoming pipeline right of way

 
1 - 1 - 46 Right of way in Arkansas to pipe-line companies

 
1 - 1 - 47 Applications for Arkansas pipeline right of way

 
1 - 1 - 48 Restriction on use of Arkansas pipeline right of way

 
1 - 1 - 49 Forfeiture of Arkansas pipeline right of way for nonuser, etc.

 
1 - 1 - 50  Forfeiture of Arkansas pipeline right of way for violation of antitrust law

 
1 - 1 - 51  Bathhouses, hotels, etc., adjacent to mineral, medicinal, etc., springs on public lands

 
1 - 1 - 52 Alaskan lands within highway, telephone, and pipeline withdrawals; disposal; amendment of land description of claim or entry on adjoining lands

 
1 - 1 - 53 Sale of restored Alaskan lands; preference rights; consent of Federal agency

 
1 - 1 - 54 Utilization or occupancy of Alaskan easements; consent of agency

 
1 - 1 - 55  Effect on valid existing Alaskan rights

 
1 - 1 - 56 Definition of restored Alaskan lands

 
 Repealed. Jan. 14, 1983, Oct. 21, 1976,
 
43 - 28 GRANTS OF SWAMP AND OVERFLOWED LANDS (§§ 981 to 994)
1 - 1 - 1 Indemnity to States on sale of lands

 
1 - 1 - 2 Grant to States to aid in construction of levees and drains

 
1 - 1 - 3 Lists and plats of lands, for governors of States

 
1 - 1 - 4 Legal subdivisions mostly wet and unfit for cultivation

 
1 - 1 - 5 Selection of lands confirmed

 
1 - 1 - 6 Lands to be certified to State within one year

 
1 - 1 - 7 Act extended to Minnesota and Oregon

 
1 - 1 - 8 Homestead entries by purchasers from Missouri of lands declared not to be swamp lands

 
1 - 1 - 9 Grant to Missouri

 
1 - 1 - 10  Title of purchasers of unconfirmed lands in Arkansas confirmed

 
1 - 1 - 11 Sale of erroneously designated water-covered areas in Arkansas

 
1 - 1 - 12 Sale of lands in Louisiana; preference rights; application for purchase; appraisal; payment for land

 
1 - 1 - 13 Sale of lands in Wisconsin

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
43 - 34 MISCELLANEOUS PROVISIONS RELATING TO PUBLIC LANDS (§§ 1151 to 1243)
1 - 1 - 1 PATENTS FOR PRIVATE LAND CLAIMS (§ 1151)

 
1 - 1 - 2 DISPOSITION OF SUSPENDED ENTRIES AND CLAIMS; IN­VALID AND DEFECTIVE CLAIMS AND PATENTS THEREFOR (§§ 1161 to 1167)

 
1 - 1 - 3 SALES OF ISOLATED TRACTS (§§ 1171 to 1175)

 
1 - 1 - 4 TIMBER CULTURE (§ 1181)

 
1 - 1 - 5 OREGON AND CALIFORNIA RAILROAD AND COOS BAY WAGON ROAD GRANT LANDS (§§ 1181a to 1181j)

 
1 - 1 - 6 DISPOSAL OF MATERIALS ON PUBLIC LANDS (§ 1185)

 
1 - 1 - 7 EVIDENCES OF TITLE (§ 1191)

 
1 - 1 - 8 INDIAN LANDS (§§ 1195 to 1200e)

 
1 - 1 - 9 ENFORCEMENT OF PROVISIONS (§ 1201)

 
1 - 1 - 10 OATHS IN CERTAIN LAND MATTERS (§§ 1211 to 1212)

 
1 - 1 - 11 WISCONSIN RIVER AND LAKE LAND TITLES (§§ 1221 to 1223)

 
1 - 1 - 12 MOVING EXPENSES RESULTING FROM ACQUISITION OF LANDS BY SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR (§ 1231)

 
1 - 1 - 13 STATE CONTROL OF NOXIOUS PLANTS ON GOVERNMENT LANDS (§§ 1241 to 1243)

 
 
 
 
43 - 37  DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR (§§ 1451 to 1476a)
1 - 1 - 1 Establishment

 
1 - 1 - 2 Deputy Secretary of the Interior; appointment

 
1 - 1 - 3 Assistant Secretaries of the Interior

 
1 - 1 - 4 Additional Assistant Secretary of the Interior; appointment; duties; compensation

 
1 - 1 - 5 Duties of Assistant Secretary and assistant to Secretary

 
1 - 1 - 6 Solicitor; appointment; duties

 
1 - 1 - 7 Chief clerk

 
1 - 1 - 8  Duties of Secretary

 
1 - 1 - 9 Authorization of appropriations for particular programs

 
1 - 1 - 10 Use of cooperative agreements

 
1 - 1 - 11 Power of Secretary or designated officer

 
1 - 1 - 12 Secretary to exercise certain powers over Territories

 
1 - 1 - 13 Expenditures of department

 
1 - 1 - 14 Copies of records, documents, etc.; charges; disposition of receipts

 
1 - 1 - 15 Rules and regulations governing inspection and copying

 
1 - 1 - 16 Attestation of copies by official seal

 
1 - 1 - 17 Disposition of receipts

 
1 - 1 - 18 Agents or attorneys representing claimants before department

 
1 - 1 - 19 Annual reports of department and its bureaus

 
1 - 1 - 20  Administration of oaths, affirmations, etc., by employees of Division of Investigations; force and effect

 
1 - 1 - 21 Working capital fund; establishment; uses; reimbursement

 
1 - 1 - 22 Working capital fund; credit card refunds or rebates

 
1 - 1 - 23 Working capital fund; availability for uniforms or allowances therefor

 
1 - 1 - 24  Employment and compensation of personnel to perform work occasioned by emergencies

 
1 - 1 - 25 Appropriations; availability for certain administrative expenses

 
1 - 1 - 26 Appropriations; availability for payment of property damages

 
1 - 1 - 27  Availability of appropriations for emergency repair or replacement of damaged or destroyed facilities and equipment

 
1 - 1 - 28 Availability of appropriations for suppression and emergency prevention of forest and range fires

 
1 - 1 - 29 Availability of appropriations for operation of warehouses, garages, shops, and similar facilities

 
1 - 1 - 30 Availability of appropriations for operation of warehouses, garages, shops, and similar facilities

 
1 - 1 - 31 Availability of appropriations for transportation, reprint, telephone, and library membership expenses

 
1 - 1 - 32 Reimbursement of employee license costs and certification fees

 
1 - 1 - 33 Availability of appropriations for incremental funding of research work orders for cooperative agreements

 
1 - 1 - 34 Availability of appropriations to support Memorial Day and Fourth of July ceremonies and activities in National Capital Region

 
1 - 1 - 35  Availability of appropriations for uniforms or allowances

 
1 - 1 - 36  Availability of appropriations for services or rentals

 
1 - 1 - 37  Bureau of Reclamation working capital fund

 
1 - 1 - 38 Acceptance of contributions from private and public sources by Mineral Management Service

 
1 - 1 - 39  Acceptance of contributions by Secretary; cooperation with prosecution of projects

 
1 - 1 - 40 Awards for contributions to Department of the Interior programs

 
1 - 1 - 41 Payment of costs incidental to services contributed by volunteers

 
1 - 1 - 42  Insurance costs covering vehicles, aircraft, and boats operated by Department of the Interior in Canada and Mexico

 
1 - 1 - 43 Acceptance of donations and bequests for Natural Resources Library

 
1 - 1 - 44 Availability of receipts from administrative fees for program operations in Mining Law Administration

 
1 - 1 - 45  Emergency Department of the Interior Firefighting Fund; amounts considered “emergency requirements”

 
1 - 1 - 46 Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration Fund; availability of assessments

 
1 - 1 - 47  Transfer of funds from Natural Resource Damage Assessment and Restoration Fund

 
1 - 1 - 48 North American Wetlands Conservation Fund; availability of fines or forfeitures

 
1 - 1 - 49 Environmental Improvement and Restoration Fund

 
1 - 1 - 50 Sums received by the Bureau of Land Management for the sale of seeds

 
1 - 1 - 51 Sums received by the Bureau of Land Management from vendors under enterprise information technology-procurements

 
1 - 1 - 52 Bureau of Reclamation acceptance of services of volunteers

 
1 - 1 - 53 Participation of non-Federal entities in contract negotiations and source selection proceedings

 
1 - 1 - 54 Volunteer authority

 
1 - 1 - 55 Elimination of oaths for written statements; discretion of Secretary of the Interior

 
1 - 1 - 56 Unsworn written statements subject to penalties of presenting false claims

 
Repealed. Nov. 9, 1977,
 
 
 
 
43 - 41 ALASKA NATIVE CLAIMS SETTLEMENT (§§ 1601 to 1629h)
1 - 1 - 1  Congressional findings and declaration of policy

 
1 - 1 - 2 Definitions

 
1 - 1 - 3 Declaration of settlement

 
1 - 1 - 4 Enrollment

 
1 - 1 - 5 Alaska Native Fund

 
1 - 1 - 6  Regional Corporations

 
1 - 1 - 7 Village Corporations

 
1 - 1 - 8 Revenue sharing

 
1 - 1 - 9 Limitation of actions

 
1 - 1 - 10 Withdrawal of public lands

 
1 - 1 - 11 Native land selections

 
1 - 1 - 12 Surveys

 
1 - 1 - 13 Conveyance of lands

 
1 - 1 - 14 ANCSA amendment

 
1 - 1 - 15 Timber sale contracts; modification; timber from contingency area

 
1 - 1 - 16 Withdrawal and selection of public lands; funds in lieu of acreage

 
1 - 1 - 17  Joint Federal-State Land Use Planning Commission for Alaska

 
1 - 1 - 18 Revocation of Indian allotment authority in Alaska

 
1 - 1 - 19 Revocation of reserved rights; excepted reserve; acquisition of title to surface and subsurface estates in reserve; election of Village Corporations; restoration of land to Elim Native Corporation

 
1 - 1 - 20 Attorney and consultant fees

 
1 - 1 - 21 Taxation

 
1 - 1 - 22 Miscellaneous provisions

 
1 - 1 - 23 Annual reports to Congress until 1984; submission in 1985 of report of status of Natives, summary of actions taken, and recommendations

 
1 - 1 - 24 Authorization of appropriations

 
1 - 1 - 25 Regulations; issuance; publication in Federal Register

 
1 - 1 - 26 Securities laws exemption

 
1 - 1 - 27 Relation to other programs

 
1 - 1 - 28 Merger of Native corporations

 
1 - 1 - 29  Assignments by Regional Corporations of rights to receive payments from Fund

 
1 - 1 - 30  Cape Krusenstern National Monument land exchange between United States and NANA Regional Corporation, Inc.

 
1 - 1 - 31 Relinquishment by NANA Regional Corporation, Inc., of lands compact and contiguous to public lands in Cape Krusenstern National Monument

 
1 - 1 - 32  Procedures for considering amendments and resolutions

 
1 - 1 - 33 Duration of alienability restrictions

 
1 - 1 - 34 Dissenters rights

 
1 - 1 - 35 Settlement Trust option

 
1 - 1 - 36 Claims arising from contamination of transferred lands

 
1 - 1 - 37  Open season for certain Alaska Native veterans for allotments

 
1 - 1 - 38 Kake Tribal Corporation land transfer