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 384

Margin Notes
Chap. 384 Sundry civil expenses, appropriation.
Chap. 384 Opening Indian reservations to entry. Expenses.
    36 Stat., 740.
Chap. 384 Proviso. Reimbursement.
Chap. 384 Flathead Indian Reservation, Mont. Surveys, etc.
Chap. 384 Fort Hall Reservation. Irrigating work, immediately available.
    36 Stat., 741.
    36 Stat., 274, ante, pp. 275, 434.
Chap. 384 Seminole Indians. Protecting title of allottees.
Chap. 384 Mexican Kickapoo Indians. Prosecutions for fraudulent conveyances, etc.
    36 Stat., 748.
    R. S., sec. 3648.
Chap. 384 Conveyances of allotted lands. Expenses of suits to set aside.
Chap. 384 Proviso. Oklahoma western judicial district.
    36 Stat., 749.
Chap. 384 Appeals to Supreme Court.

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Chapter 384
    June 25, 1910.[H. R. 25552.] | [Public, No. 266.] 36 Stat., 703.]
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An act making appropriations for sundry civil expenses of the Government for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eleven, and for other purposes.

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 the same are hereby, appropriated, for the objects hereinafter expressed, for the fiscal year ending June thirtieth, nineteen hundred and eleven, namely:


Opening Indian reservations (reimbursable): The appropriation of twenty-five thousand dollars to meet the expenses of opening to entry and settlement ceded lands within Indian reservations is hereby continued and made available to meet the expenses pertaining to the opening to entry and settlement of such Indian reservation lands as may be opened during the fiscal year nineteen hundred and eleven: Provided, That the expenses pertaining to the opening of each of said reservations and paid for out of said appropriation shall be reimbursed to the United States from the money received from the sale of the lands embraced in said reservations, respectively.

For completing the surveys within the Flathead Indian Reservation, Montana, embracing town sites and the subdivision of unallotted lands fronting on Flathead Lake (reimbursable), ten thousand dollars.


INDIAN AFFAIRS.

That twenty-five thousand dollars of the amount heretofore appropriated for continuing the work of constructing an irrigation system for the irrigation of lands on the Fort Hall Reservation, in Idaho, and lands ceded by the Indians of said reservation, as provided in the act approved April fourth, nineteen hundred and ten, be, and the same is hereby, made immediately available for the purposes therein mentioned.

For the payment of all and any necessary expense incurred incident to any suits brought at the request of the Secretary of the Interior, including the salary of an attorney specially employed, to set aside illegal conveyances of title or protecting the possession of Seminole allottees to their allotted lands in the Seminole Nation, to be expended under the direction of the Attorney General, six thousand dollars


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For the payment of any and all expenses, incurred or to be incurred, in or about the prosecutions for crimes committed in the United States or the Republic of Mexico in connection with the false making or unlawful procurement of conveyances purporting to affect title to lands in Oklahoma allotted to Kickapoo Indians, twenty thousand dollars, to be available until expended, at the discretion of the Attorney General, the provision of section thirty-six hundred and forty-eight of the Revised Statutes to the contrary notwithstanding.


Suits to set aside conveyances of allotted lands, Five Civilized Tribes: For the payment of necessary expenses incident to any suits brought at the request of the Secretary of the Interior in the eastern judicial district of Oklahoma, to be expended under the direction of the Attorney General, fifty thousand dollars: Provided, That the sum of ten thousand dollars of the above amount, or so much thereof as may be necessary, may be expended in the prosecution of cases in the western judicial district of Oklahoma, and not to exceed ten thousand dollars of said sum shall be available for the expenses of the United States on appeals to the Supreme Court of the United States.1


1 Heckman v. U. S., 224 U.S., 224 U.s., 213


Approved, June 23, 1910.


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