Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904.
|Chap. 87||Apache and others in Arizona.
[20 Stat., 313.]
|Chap. 87||Removal to Indian Territory prohibited.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the following sums be, and they are hereby, appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated,
Collecting and subsisting Apaches and other Indians of Arizona and New Mexico: For this amount, to subsist and properly care for the Apache and other Indians in Arizona and New Mexico who have been or may be collected on reservations in New Mexico or Arizona, three hundred and twenty thousand dollars. And the President of the United States is hereby directed to prohibit the removal of any portion of said tribes of Indians to the Indian Territory unless the same shall be hereafter authorized by act of Congress.
Approved, February 17, 1879.