Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1913.
|J.R. No. 7||Five Civilized Tribes, Ind. T. Tribal government, etc., continued.
Ante, pp. 181, 209.
Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the tribal existence and present tribal governments of the Choctaw, Chickasaw, Cherokee, Creek, and Seminole Tribes or Nations or Indians in the Indian Territory are hereby continued in full force and effect for all purposes under existing laws until all property of such tribes, or the proceeds thereof, shall be distributed among the individual members of said tribes unless hereafter otherwise provided by law.1
Approved, March 2, 1906.