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Last updated February 16, 2010

State Has Jurisdiction Through Federal Acts Other Than Public Law 280

SC Code 27-16-10 to 27-16-140 establishes terms of jurisdiction on Catawba reservation.


Catawba Indian Tribe of South Carolina Land Claim Settlement Act, Pub. L. 103–116, § 4(c), Oct. 27, 1993, 107 Stat. 1121, codified at 25 U.S.C. § 941-941m (repealing termination act, 25 U.S.C. § 931 et seq.)

S.C. Code §§ 27–16–10 to 27–16–140 (§ 27-16-40 establishing terms of jurisdiction on Catawba reservation)

Case Law

Wade v. Blue, 369 F.3d 407 (4th Cir. 2004)

Catawba Indian Tribe v. City of North Myrtle Beach, 2000 U.S. App. LEXIS 13987 (4th Cir. 2000) (unpublished)

State v. Keesee, 336 S.C. 599, 521 S.E.2d 743 (1999)

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