ERIC Number: ED119929
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1974-Jan
Reference Count: N/A
A Compilation of Laws Pertaining to Indians. State of Maine, January 1974.
Maine State Dept. of Indian Affairs, Augusta.
Compiled from the Maine Revised Statutes of 1964 (including amendments through 1973), the Constitution of Maine, and the current Resolves and Private and Special Laws, this compilation of laws pertaining to American Indians includes statutes relative to the following: (1) Constitution of Maine (bond issues; guaranteed loans for Indian housing; qualifications of voters); (2) Department of Indian Affairs; (3) Education (scholarships; reservation schools and school committees); (4) Elections (apportionment of Indian voting districts--state senators and representatives; state, county and Federal; tribal--Passamaquoddy and Penobscot; voting rights); (5) Fish and Game (free licenses; hunting and trapping; tribal ordinances re hunting, fishing, and trapping); (6) Forestry (duties of foresters); (7) Health and Welfare (destitute--Passamaquoddy, Penobscot, and non-tribal members); (8) Highway (reservation roads and bridges); (9) Housing Authorities; (10) Indians (Indians and tribes generally; Passamaquoddy; Penobscot); (11) Legislature: Indian Representatives (election of Passamaquoddy and Penobscot; general provisions; special license plates); (12) Miscellaneous Provisions (dogs; Off-Reservation Office of Indian Development; ordinances; Penobscot Baptist Church; public dump--Indian Township; zoning); (13) Motor Vehicles (excise taxes and trailers); (14) Treaties and Act of Separation. (JC)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Maine State Dept. of Indian Affairs, Augusta.
Identifiers - Location: Maine