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With the agreement of the party to whom a patent is to be issued under this chapter, or the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act [43 U.S.C.A. § 1601 et seq.], the Secretary, in his discretion, may base such patent on protraction diagrams in lieu of field surveys. Any person or corporation receiving a patent under this chapter or the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act [43 U.S.C.A. § 1601 et seq.] on the basis of a protraction diagram shall receive any gain or bear any loss of acreage due to errors, if any, in such protraction diagram.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - 43 U.S.C. § 1637 - U.S. Code - Unannotated Title 43. Public Lands § 1637. Use of protraction diagrams - last updated January 01, 2018 | https://codes.findlaw.com/us/title-43-public-lands/43-usc-sect-1637/
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