Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 440||Klamath Indian Reservation, Oreg.
Sum authorized from tribal funds, to pay expenses of General council, etc., in maintaining tribal organization, etc.
|Chap. 440||Visit of delegation to Washington, etc.|
|Chap. 440||Procuring evidence in pending suits, etc.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the sum of $10,000, or so much thereof as may be necessary, of the tribal funds of the Indians residing on the Klamath Reservation in the State of Oregon, namely the Klamath and Modoc Tribes and the Yahooskin Band of Snake Indians, is hereby appropriated to pay the expenses
of the General Council and Business Committee (or so-called tribal council) of the said Indians, in organizing and holding councils, conducting tribal elections, maintaining their tribal organization, and generally looking after the affairs of the said tribes, including, among other things, the actual and necessary expenses of its delegation, or legislative committee, in visiting Washington during the second session o the Seventieth Congress or any succeeding Congress; also the expenses incurred, and to be incurred, by the tribal delegation of said Indians in procuring evidence and taking testimony to be used in connection with the three suits instituted by the said Indians against the United States and now pending in the Court of Claims; said sum to be immediately available, and said expenses to be approved by the said business committee and the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and certified to the Secretary of the Interior, and, if so approved and certified, to be paid.
Approved, March 1, 1929.