The Pueblos protested the decision.
Taos Pueblo have also made this achievement possible. ICCA extinguished all Tribal litigation rights. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. Hopi in the United States. It could have left the matter to be decided by the courts; applied the rule of the Nonintercourse Act; or adopted a new rule of law. Indian claimants and apart from the main body of the Indian lands as part of the claim settlement program established by the Act. An untested hypothesis does not provide a scientific basis to support an expert opinion. Pueblo Lands Act did not authorize any conveyance of such lands. Under the Act, a Public Lands Board, composed of the Secretary of the Interior, the Attorney General, and a third person to be appointed by the President of the United States, was established to determine conflicting claims to the Pueblo lands. You agree to notify Diamond Ticketing Systems immediately of any unauthorized use of your account or password, or any other breach of security. Additionally, the Commission found that the United States had previously extinguished title to many thousands of acres of land when it patented those lands to private parties under the homestead acts. While small amounts continue to be funded, the act, as a step toward recognizing the homelessness crisis in Indian Country, needs to be reauthorized.