Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 289||Five Civilized Tribes Conveyances by, validated, of lands from which alienation restrictions were removed.|
|Chap. 289||31 Stat., 863, vol. 1, 729; 32 Stat., 503, vol. 1, 761; 33 Stat., 204, vol. 3, 49, 34 Stat., 145; 373; vol. 3, 177, 240; 35 Stat., 312; vol. 3, 351.|
|Chap. 289||Proviso. Fraudulent conveyances excepted.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That any conveyance of allotted or inherited Indian lands by any member of the Five Civilized Tribes, or his or her heirs, which may have been hereto approved by the Secretary of the Interior, or any order heretofore issued by the Secretary of the Interior authorizing the removal of restrictions from lands belonging to such Indians under and in accordance with, or purporting to be under and in accordance with, the Acts of March 1, 1901 (Thirty-first Statutes at Large, page 863), June 30, 1902 (Thirty-second Statutes at Large, page 503), March 3, 1903 (Thirty-second Statutes at Large, page 966), April 21, 1904 (Thirty-third
Statutes at Large, page 204), April 26, 1906 (Thirty-fourth Statutes at Large, page 145), June 21, 1906 (Thirty-fourth Statutes at Large, page 373), and May 27, 1908 (Thirty-fifth Statutes at Large, page 312), or under any of said Acts, be, and the same are hereby, confirmed, approved, and declared valid from the date of such conveyance or order: Provided, That nothing in this Act shall be construed to confirm, approve, validate, or affect any conveyance, order, or action procured through fraud or duress.
Approved, August 24, 1922.1