Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 278||Arapaho and Cheyenne Indiana, Wyo., etc.
44 Stat., 764, amended, vol. 4, 270.
Time extended for filing separate suits by, in Court of Claims.
|Chap. 278||Authority of court.
Proviso. Rights barred if suit not brought in stated time.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That chapter 667 of volume 44 of the Statutes at Large (Forty-fourth Statutes at Large, page 764), be, and it hereby is, amended to read as follows:
“That the time within which suit or suits may be filed under the terms of the Act of Congress of June 3, 1920 (Forty-first Statutes at Large, page 738), is hereby extended for the term of one year from the date of the approval of this Act for the purpose only of permitting the Arapahoe and Cheyenne Tribes of Indians residing in the States of Wyoming, Montana, and Oklahoma, to file a separate petition or suit in the Court of Claims for the determination of any claim or claims of said tribes of Indians to the whole or any part of the subject matter of any pending suit, or to file other suits hereafter under the terms of said Act; and the court is hereby authorized to render final judgment in such suits: Provided, That unless such petition be filed in the suit or suits authorized by said Act within the time herein stated all right of intervention by the Arapahoe and Cheyenne Tribes of Indians therein, shall be forever barred.”
Approved, March 29, 1928.