Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 318||Navajo Indian Reservation, N. Mex. Amount authorized annually for Federal-aid highway across.|
|Chap. 318||Provisos. Indian labor. No expenditure if no funds available.|
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 annually, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, the sum of $20,000 or so much thereof as may be necessary for each fiscal year, to be expended under the direction of the Secretary of the Interior, for maintenance of that portion of the Federal aid highway from Gallup, New Mexico, to Shiprock, New Mexico, across the Navajo Indian Reservation, reimbursable from the tribal funds of the Indians of said reservation: Provided, That Indian labor shall be employed as far as practicable: Provided further, That if no funds are available, no expenditure shall be made.
Approved, June 7, 1924.