United States Code
USC most recently checked for updates: Aug 08, 2022
The term “Indian product” has the meaning given the term in any regulation promulgated by the Secretary.
The term “Indian tribe” has the meaning given the term in section 5304 of this title.
The term “Secretary” means the Secretary of the Interior.
In addition to the relief specified in subsection (b), the court may award punitive damages and the costs of the civil action and a reasonable attorney’s fee.
Except as provided in subparagraph (B), an amount recovered in a civil action under this section shall be paid to the Indian tribe, the Indian, or the Indian arts and crafts organization on the behalf of which the civil action was initiated.
If any provision of this section is held invalid, it is the intent of Congress that the remaining provisions of this section shall continue in full force and effect.
Not later than 180 days after