Summary: H.R.4593 — 101st Congress (1989-1990)All Information (Except Text)

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Passed House amended (10/01/1990)

San Carlos Mineral Strip Act of 1990 - Defines the San Carlos Apache Mineral Strip as that portion of the San Carlos Apache Reservation which was conditionally ceded to the United States by an Agreement dated February 25, 1896.

Affirms that the San Carlos Appache Reservation as established by specified Executive Orders of 1871 and 1872, includes all lands within such Mineral Strip presently managed by the Forest Service as part of the Coronado National Forest. Modifies the boundaries of such Forest to exclude such lands.

Declares that such lands shall be deemed to have been held in trust by the United States for the benefit of the San Carlos Apache Tribe since December 14, 1872. Transfers administration over such lands to the Secretary of the Interior.

Requires the Secretary to acquire permanent improvements on the grazing allotment on such trust lands if offered to the Secretary within 180 days after enactment of this Act. Specifies the purchase price.