INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

Vol. III, Laws     (Compiled to December 1, 1913)

Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1913.


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Chapter 234
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Chap. 234 Sac and Fox Indians. Lands in Richardson County, Nebr.
    34 Stat., 262, amended.
    Ante, p. 185
Chap. 234 Payment to allottees, in drainage district.
    7 Stat., 543, vol. 2, 495.
Chap. 234 Proviso. Drainage assessments retained.
Chap. 234 Amount increased.
Chap. 234 Appropriation for per capita.
Sec. 2 Appropriation for assessment.
Sec. 2 Proviso. Reimbursement.
Sec. 3 Appropriation for assessments on lands of Iowas.
    36 Stat., 369.
Sec. 3 Amount increased.

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Chapter 234
    May 13, 1910. [S. 2180.] | [Public, No. 176.] 36 Stat., 368.
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An act to amend sections one, two, and three of chapter thirty-two hundred and ninety-eight, Thirty-fourth United States Statutes at Large, with reference to the drainage of certain Indian lands in Richardson County, Nebraska.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That sections one, two, and three of chapter thirty-two hundred and ninety-eight, Thirty-fourth United States Statutes at Large, entitled “An act to enable the Indians allotted lands in severalty within the boundaries of drainage district numbered one, in Richardson County, Nebraska, to protect their lands from overflow, and for the segregation of such of said Indians from their tribal relations as may be expedient, and for other purposes,” approved June fourteenth, nineteen hundred and six, be amended so as to read as follows:

“That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized, in his discretion, under such rules and regulations as he may prescribe, to pay per capita to the Indians of the Sac and Fox Tribe, of Missouri, allotted lands in severalty within the boundaries of drainage district numbered one, in Richardson County, Nebraska, the proportionate share of such Indians in the one hundred and fifty-seven thousand dollars ‘paper principal’ remaining to the credit of said tribe under the second article of the treaty of October twenty-first, eighteen hundred and thirty-seven: Provided, That sufficient of the amount due said Indians shall be retained and expended by the Secretary of the Interior, in paying the assessments that may be made by said drainage district on the allotments of said Indians for the purpose of protecting the lands embraced in the drainage district from overflow, not exceeding nine dollars and fifty cents per acre, and there is hereby appropriated the sum of fifty thousand dollars, or so much thereof as may be necessary, to enable the Secretary of the Interior to make the per capita payments herein provided. If any surplus remain, it shall be credited to the remainder of the tribe.

“SEC. 2

That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized, in his discretion, to pay the assessments that may be made on the Sac and Fox tribal lands by said drainage district, not exceeding nine dollars and fifty cents per acre, and there is hereby appropriated for this purpose nine thousand five hundred dollars, to be deducted from the ‘paper principal’ of one hundred and fifty-seven thousand dollars: Provided, That the amount disbursed under the provisions of this section shall be reimbursed from the proceeds derived from the sale of said tribal lands.

“SEC. 3

That the Secretary of the Interior be, and he is hereby, authorized, in his discretion, to pay the assessments on lands allotted to the Iowa Indians that may be made by said drainage district, not exceeding nine dollars and fifty cents per acre, and there is hereby appropriated for such purpose three thousand five hundred and twenty-nine dollars.”

Approved, May 13, 1910.


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