The statute of limitations in the Tucker Act, 28 U.S.C. §2501, provides: "Every claim of which the United States Court of Federal Claims has jurisdiction shall be barred unless the petition thereon is filed within six years after such claim first accrues."Consideration Limited:
LIMITED TO QUESTION 1 PRESENTED BY THE PETITIONQuestion Presented:
1. Whether the statute of limitations in the Tucker Act limits the subject matter jurisdiction of the Court of Federal Claims. 2. Whether a claim for a permanent physical taking of a portion of real property first accrues upon the government's temporary exclusion of the property holder from another portion of the property.Question:
Is the six-year statute of limitations in the Tucker Act a jurisdictional requirement?