INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

Vol. I, Laws     (Compiled to December 1, 1902)

Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904.


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ACTS OF FIFTIETH CONGRESS—SECOND SESSION, 1889.
CHAP. 172 | CHAP. 333 | CHAP. 412

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Chapter 412
Sections 10 | 11

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Sec. 10 Superintendent of Indian schools to be appointed: his duties.
    [25 Stat., 1003.]
    1891, Mar. 3, c. 543, 26 Stat., 989.
Sec. 11 Costs in prosecution of Indians for crimes in Territories; how paid.
    [25 Stat., 1004.]
    1885, Mar. 3. c. 341, s. 9, ante, p. 32.

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Chapter 412
    Mar. 2, 1889. | 25 Stat., 980.
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An act making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Indian Department, and for fulfilling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes, for the year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and ninety, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted, &c., * * *

SEC. 10

That there shall be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, a person of knowledge and experience in the management, training, and practical education of children, to be Superintendent of Indian Schools, whose duty it shall be to visit and inspect the schools in which Indians are taught in whole or in part from appropriations from the United States Treasury, and report to the Commissioner of Indian Affairs what, in his judgment, are the defects, if any, in any of them, in system, in administration, or in means for the most effective advancement of the pupils therein toward civilization and self-support, and what changes are needed to remedy such defects as may exist, and to perform such other duties in connection with Indian schools as may be prescribed by the Secretary of the Interior. * * *

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SEC. 11

That hereafter the costs of the trial of the cases in the courts of these several Territories tried pursuant to and for the offenses named in section nine of the act entitled “An act making appropriations for the current and contingent expenses of the Indian Department, and fulfilling treaty stipulations with various Indian tribes for the year ending June thirtieth, eighteen hundred and eighty-six and for other purposes,” shall be audited by the accounting officers of the Treasury and paid out of money for similar expenses in the trial of criminal cases in the courts of the United States. * * * [March 2, 1889.]


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