Indian Affairs: Laws. Compiled to March 4, 1927

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U.S. Government Printing Office, 1929 - Indians of North America - 1708 pages

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Page 333 - That for the payment of the following claims, certified to be due by the several accounting officers of the Treasury Department under appropriations the balances of which have been exhausted or carried to the surplus fund under the provisions of section 5 of the Act of June 20...
Page 451 - That the Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized to perform any and all acts and to make such rules and regulations as may be necessary and proper for the purpose of carrying the provisions of this act into full force and effect.
Page 66 - States, at his discretion, the sum of $205,000, or so much thereof as may be necessary, of the principal sum on deposit to the credit of the Chippewa Indians in the State of Minnesota...
Page 292 - Treasury not otherwise appropriated, for the purpose of paying the current and contingent expenses of the Bureau of Indian Affairs, for fulfilling treaty stipulations...
Page 330 - That the Bureau of Indian Affairs, under the supervision of the Secretary of the Interior, shall direct, supervise, and expend such moneys as Congress may From time to time appropriate, for the benefit, care, and assistance of the Indians throughout the United States for the following purposes: "General support and civilization, including education.
Page 35 - ... upon the approval by the Secretary of the Interior of a bond or undertaking to be filed with him as security for the payment of all damages to the crops and improvements on such lands by reason of such prospecting.
Page 18 - An act for the relief and civilization of the Chippewa Indians in the state of Minnesota...
Page 291 - States," with his objections thereto, the House proceeded in pursuance of the Constitution to reconsider the same; and, Resolved, That the said bill pass, twothirds of the House of Representatives agreeing to pass the same. Attest : SOUTH TRIMBLE, Clerk.
Page 264 - ... as amended by the act of March 21, 1918 (40 Stat. 458; 43 USC 335, 337, 338), authorize the Secretary of the Interior, under rules and regulations to be prescribed by him, to grant relief to certain classes of desert-land claimants.
Page 16 - For the construction, repair, and maintenance of irrigation systems, and for purchase or rental of irrigation tools and appliances, water rights, ditches, and lands necessary for irrigation purposes for Indian reservations and allotments; for operation of irrigation systems or appurtenances thereto when no other funds are applicable or available for the purpose; for drainage and protection of irrigable lands from damage by floods or loss of water rights...

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