Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 59|| Mescalero Indian Reservation, N. Mex.
Amount authorized for self support, etc., of Indians of.
42 Stat., 1539; post, 399.
|Chap. 59||Reimbursed from sales of timber.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That there is hereby authorized to be appropriated, out of any funds in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $250,000 for the purpose of promoting civilization and self-support among the Indians of the Mescalero Reservation, in New Mexico, to be expended or distributed in the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior, under such regulations as he may prescribe; to remain available for a period of five years from the date of the enactment of this Act, and to be reimbursed to the United States from the sale of timber on said reservation.
Approved, February 6, 1923.