Advanced Acquisitions and Disposals on Federal Indian Lands

I. Reservations

  • A. Creation
  • B. Diminishment and Disestablishment
  • C. Restoration
  • D. Proclamation
  • E. Off-Reservation "Indian Country"
II. Acquisitions
  • A. Patents
  • B. Trust-to-Trust
  • C. Fee-to-Trust
  • D. Disclaimers
  • E. Condemnations
  • F. Dedications
  • G. Legislative Transfers
  • H. Administrative Transfers
  • I. Fractional Interests
  • J. Non-member Acquisitions
III. Dispositions
  • A. Negotiated Sales
  • B. Advertised Sales
  • C. Gift Conveyances
  • D. Exchanges
  • E. Partitions
  • F. Involuntary Conveyances
  • G. Mortgages
  • H. Installment Sales
  • I. Fee Patents and Certificates of Competency
  • J. Takings
IV. Fee-to-Trust
  • A. Need and Justification
  • B. Jurisdictional Considerations
  • C. Environmental Considerations
  • D. Purpose Restrictions
  • E. Geographic Restrictions
  • F. Title Issues
  • G. Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • H. Impact Mitigation and Negotiated Agreements
  • I. Delegations of Authority
  • J. Reviewability
V. Case Studies and Study Question Review
VI. Examination