INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

Vol. VI, Laws     (Compiled from February 10, 1939 to January 13, 1971)

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PUBLIC LAWS OF THE EIGHTIETH CONGRESS, SECOND SESSION, 1948
Chap. 3 | Chap. 44 | Chap. 45 | Chap. 46 | Chap. 68 | Chap. 72 | Chap. 73 | Chap. 74 | Chap. 75 | Chap. 82 | Chap. 108 | Chap. 120 | Chap. 142 | Chap. 160 | Chap. 167 | Chap. 185 | Chap. 219 | Chap. 237 | Chap. 238 | Chap. 244 | Chap. 258 | Chap. 266 | Chap. 270 | Chap. 293 | Chap. 325 | Chap. 326 | Chap. 340 | Chap. 400 | Chap. 516 | Chap. 591 | Chap. 618 | Chap. 645 | Chap. 646 | Chap. 658 | Chap. 732 | Chap. 754 | Chap. 759 | Chap. 765 | Chap. 767 | Chap. 771 | Chap. 790 | Chap. 793 | Chap. 809 | Chap. 812 | Chap. 822

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Chapter 809
July 2, 1948 [S. 1683] |  [Public Law 881] 62 Stat. 1224

AN ACT
To confer jurisdiction on the State of New York with respect to offenses committed on Indian reservations within such State.

Margin Notes
Chap. 809 Indian reservations, N.Y. Jurisdiction over offenses.

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Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the State of New York shall have jurisdiction over offenses committed by or

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against Indians on Indian reservations within the State of New York to the same extent as the courts of the State have jurisdiction over offenses committed elsewhere within the State as defined by the laws of the State: Provided, That nothing contained in this Act shall be construed to deprive any Indian tribe, band, or community, or members thereof, hunting and fishing rights as guaranteed them by agreement, treaty, or custom, nor require them to obtain State fish and game licenses for the exercise of such rights.

Approved, July 2, 1948.


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