INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

Vol. V, Laws     (Compiled from December 22, 1927 to June 29, 1938)

Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1941.


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PUBLIC ACTS OF THE SEVENTY-SECOND CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION, 1931-1932
Chap. 12  |  Chap. 18 |  Chap. 23 |  Chap. 45 |  Chap. 46 |  Chap. 93 |  Chap. 95 |  Chap. 122  |  Chap. 123 |  Chap. 124 |  Chap. 125 |  Chap. 136 |  Chap. 149 |  Chap. 155 |  Chap. 164  |  Chap. 165 |  Chap. 177 |  Chap. 207 |  Chap. 208 |  Chap. 245 |  Chap. 254 |  Chap. 255  |  Chap. 257 |  Chap. 270 |  Chap. 278 |  Chap. 279 |  Chap. 284 |  Chap. 285 |  Chap. 316  |  Chap. 317 |  Chap. 330 |  Chap. 333 |  Chap. 361 |  Chap. 364 |  Chap. 369 |  Chap. 443

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Chapter 364
July 1, 1932. | [H. R. 12443.] 47 Stat., 525.

An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1932, and prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1932, and June 30, 1933, and for other purposes
Section 4 | 5

Margin Notes
Chap. 364 Second Deficiency Act, fiscal year 1932.
Chap. 364 Interior Department.
Chap. 364 Indian Affairs Bureau.
Chap. 364 Indian supplies.
Chap. 364 Pueblo Indian lands, New Mexico. Quieting title, etc.
43 Stat., 636, vol. 4, 454.
Payment to Indians for property damaged.
Chap. 364 Payment to Indians of designated pueblos.
Chap. 364 Laguna. San Felipe.
Chap. 364 Balance reappropriated.
45 Stat., 1569 ; ante; 99.
Chap. 364 Nambe, supplemental.
Chap. 364 Tongue River Agency, Mont.
Chap. 364 Power system. Balance reappropriated.
46 Stat., 1565; ante, 246.
Chap. 364 Rights of way.
Chap. 364 Indian village, Elko, Nev.
46 Stat., 1566; ante, 241.
Chap. 364 Isleta Pueblo, N. Mex. Fence.
Chap. 364 Jemez Pueblo, N. Mex.
Chap. 364 Picuris Pueblo, N. Mex. Farm equipment.
Chap. 364 New Mexico, pueblos. Farm equipment.
46 Stat., 288, 1122; ante, 154, 224.
Chap. 364 Industry among Indians.
Chap. 364 Purchase of sheep for Jicarilla Indians, New Mexico.
Provisos. Repayment. Purchase without advertising.
R.S., sec. 3709, p. 733.
U. S. C., p. 1309.
Zuni, N. Mex. Irrigation, etc.
Chap. 364 Crow, Mont. Balance available.
46 Stat., 1127; ante, 226.
Chap. 364 Blackfeet, Mont.
Chap. 364 Truckee-Carson irrigation district, Nevada.
Chap. 364 Paying charges on Paiute Indian lands.
Chap. 364 46 Stat., 820; ante, 180.
Chap. 364 Indian pupils in public schools.
Chap. 364 Proviso. Contracts.
Chap. 364 Warm Springs, Oreg. Balance available.
46 Stat., 1131; ante, 231.
Chap. 364 Mount Pleasant, Mich.
Chap. 364 Pipestone, Minn.
Chap. 364 Oglala, S. Dak.
Chap. 364 Chippewa children in public schools, from tribal funds.
Chap. 364 25 Stat., 645, vol. 1, 805.
Chap. 364 Saint Louis Mission School. Osage children.
Chap. 364 Proviso. Prior obligations.
Chap. 364 Unalakleet, Alaska. School construction, maintenance, etc.
Chap. 364 Freight.
Chap. 364 U. S. S. "Boxer." Operating, etc.
Chap. 364 Medical relief in Alaska.
Chap. 364 46 Stat., 321, 1137 ; ante, 169, 236.
Chap. 364 Choctaws and Chickasaws.
46 Stat., 302 ; ante, 166.
Tribal attorney and mining trustee. Amount for expenses increased.
Chap. 364 Relief of indigent Indians.
Chap. 364 Audited claims.
Sec. 4 Payment of.
Sec. 4 18 Stat., 110.
U. S. C., p. 1022.
Sec. 4 23 Stat., 254.
U. S. C., p. 43.
Sec. 4 Department of the Interior.
Sec. 4 Audited claims—Continued.
Sec. 4 Audited claims.
Sec. 5 Payment of additional.
18 stat., 110.
U.S.C., p. 1022.
Sec. 5 23 stat., 254.
U. S. C., p. 43.
Sec. 5 Audited claims Continued. Department of the Interior.

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Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the following sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1932, and prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal years ending June 30, 1932, and June 30, 1933, and for other purposes, namely:

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS

Purchase and transportation of Indian supplies: For an additional amount for expenses of purchase and for transportation of goods and supplies for the Indian Service, fiscal year 1931, $210,000.

Compensation to Pueblo Indians of New Mexico: For carrying out the provisions of the Act of June 7, 1924 (43 Stat. 636), to quiet title in Pueblo Indian lands, New Mexico, and in settlement for damages for lands and water rights lost to the Indians of the pueblos, as recommended in the respective reports of the Pueblo Lands Board thereon, the sum of $55,502.02, fiscal year 1933, as follows:

Laguna, $33,566.47, which may be expended for the purchase of land, irrigation drainage, and other improvements, and the purchase of equipment for the benefit of the Laguna Pueblo Indians; San Felipe, supplemental, $21,860.88, which, together with the unexpended

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balance of the original award for this pueblo, may be expended for the purchase of land, irrigation, drainage and other improvements, and the purchase of equipment for the benefit of the San Felipe Pueblo Indians; Nambe, supplemental, $1.40; San Ildefonso, supplemental, $73.27.

Tongue River Agency, Montana: The unexpended balance of the appropriation of $27,000 contained in the Second Deficiency Act, fiscal year 1931 (46 Stat. 1565), for power plant, Tongue River Agency, Montana, is hereby continued available until June 30, 1933, for the same purpose or, in the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior, for constructing a power line and distribution system, including purchase of equipment and necessary rights of way, between Colstrip and Lame Deer, Montana.

Indians near Elko, Nevada: The unexpended balance of the appropriation contained in the Second Deficiency Act, fiscal year 1931 (46 Stat. 1563), for the purchase of a village site, construction, removal, repair, or enlargement of homes, and installation of sewer and water systems for the use and benefit of Indians near Elko, Nevada, is hereby continued available until June 30, 1933.

Isleta Pueblo, New Mexico: For fencing lands belonging to the Indians of the Isleta Pueblo, New Mexico, fiscal year 1933, $1,532.21, payable from funds on deposit in the Treasury of the United States to the credit of such Indians.

Jemez Pueblo, New Mexico: For the purchase of land, including necessary costs of conveyance, for the Jemez Pueblo, New Mexico fiscal year 1933, $2,500, payable from funds on deposit to the credit. of such pueblo.

Picuris Pueblo, New Mexico: For purchase of farm equipment for the Picuris Pueblo, New Mexico, fiscal year 1933, $2,500, payable from funds on deposit to the credit of such pueblo.

Indians of certain pueblos, New Mexico: To reimburse appropriations for "Industry Among Indians," fiscal years 1931 and 1932, for expenditures made therefrom in the purchase of farm equipment for Indians of pueblos in New Mexico hereinafter named, the following sums are hereby made available from funds heretofore appropriate for payment to the respective pueblos for damages for loss of lands and water rights: San Juan, $2,500; Santo Domingo, $1,500; and Cochiti, $2,500; in all, $6,500.

Industry among Indians: Not more than $50,000 of the appropriation of $475,000 contained in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1933, for encouraging industry and self-support among Indians, is hereby made available for the purchase of sheep for the Jicarilla Indians, New Mexico, to replace losses occasioned by reason of storms during the winter of 1931 and 1932: Provided, That expenditures hereunder shall be reimbursed to the United States from future accruals to Jicarilla tribal funds: Provided further, That purchase of sheep under this authorization may be made without compliance with the requirements of Section 3709 of the Revised Statutes.

Zuni Indian Reservation, New Mexico: For an additional amount for the construction, repair, and maintenance of irrigation systems, and for purchase or rental of irrigation tools and appliances, water rights, ditches, and lands necessary for irrigation purposes for Indian reservations, as follows: Zuni, New Mexico, fiscal years 1932 and 1933, $11,000, reimbursable.

Crow Indian Reservation, Montana: The unexpended balance of the appropriation of $19,840 contained in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1932, for payment to or cooperation with an irrigation district formed for the purpose of reclaiming seeped

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areas under the Two Leggins unit, Crow Indian irrigation project, Montana, embracing approximately one thousand two hundred and forty acres of trust patent Indian land, is hereby continued available for the same purposes until June 30, 1933.

Blackfeet Indian Reservation, Montana: The paragraph under the heading Bureau of Indian Affairs, Irrigation and Drainage, in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1933, reading "For improvement, maintenance, and operation, $41,000 (reimbursable)" is hereby amended to read "For improvement, maintenance, and operation of the irrigation systems, Blackfeet Reservation, Montana, $41,000 (reimbursable)."

Paiute Indian lands, Nevada: For payment to the Truckee-Carson irrigation district, Fallon, Nevada, the proportionate share of the benefits received by four thousand eight hundred and seventy-seven and three-tenths irrigable acres of Paiute Indian lands within the. Newlands irrigation project, for necessary repairs to the Truckee Canal to restore said canal to its original capacity, as authorized by the Act of June 27, 1930 (46 Stat. 820, fiscal year 1931, $100; fiscal year 1932, $200; fiscal year 1933, $200; in all, $500.

Tuition of Indian children in public schools: For an additional amount for payment of tuition of Indian children attending in public schools, fiscal year 1932, $62,900: Provided, That payments may be made from this appropriation for tuition of pupils attending public school under contracts heretofore entered into for the fiscal year 1932.

Indian school, Warm Springs, Oregon: The unexpended balances of the appropriations of $65,000 each for girls' and boys' dormitories, Warm Springs School, Oregon, contained in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1932 (46 Stat. 1130), are hereby continued available until June 30,1933, for the same purposes, including the purchase of equipment for such buildings.

Indian school, Mount Pleasant, Michigan: For an additional amount for the support of three hundred and seventy-five pupils, fiscal year 1930, $2,154.09.

Indian school, Pipestone, Minnesota: For new school building and auditorium, including equipment, $75,000, to remain available until June 30,1933.

Indian school, Oglala, South Dakota: For replacement and repair of buildings and equipment destroyed or damaged by cyclone at the Oglala Boarding School, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota, fiscal years 1932 and 1933. $65,000.

Tuition for Chippewa Indian children in public schools: The Secretary of the Interior is authorized to withdraw from the. Treasury of the United States the additional sum of $10,000, or so much thereof as may be necessary, of the principal sum on deposit to the credit of the Chippewa Indians in the State of Minnesota arising under section 7 of the Act of January 14, 1889 (25 Stat. 645 ), and to expend the same for payment of tuition for Chippewa Indian children enrolled in the public schools of the State of Minnesota during the fiscal year 1932.

Education of unallotted Osage Indian children: For the education of unallotted Osage Indian children in the Saint Louis Mission Boarding School; fiscal years 1932 and 1933, $4,000, payable from funds held in trust by the United States for the Osage Tribe: Provided, That not to exceed $2,000 of said amount may be expended to meet obligations heretofore incurred during the fiscal year 1932.

Education of natives of Alaska.: For an additional amount to provide for the construction of a school building and teacherage at Unalakleet, Alaska, including necessary equipment, supplies, freight,

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and other expenses in connection therewith, fiscal years 1932 and 1933, $15,000.

Not exceeding $10,789.43 of the unexpended balance of the appropriation for education of natives in Alaska, fiscal year 1930-1931, shall be available for payment of obligations for freight, including operation of the United States ship Boxer, in addition to the amount made available for these purposes for such fiscal year.

Medical relief in Alaska: For an additional amount to meet outstanding obligations in excess of the appropriation of $268,761 contained in the Interior Department Appropriation Act for the fiscal, year 1931 including obligations heretofore incurred during the fiscal year 1932, for labor and material in connection with the construction of the Mountain Village Hospital, $8,268.51.

Choctaw and Chickasaw Nations: The limitations contained in the Interior Department Appropriation Act of May 14, 1930, fiscal year 1931 (46 Stat. 302), for expenses incurred b the tribal attorney for the Choctaw Nation and the mining trustee for the Choctaw and Chickasaw Nations, Oklahoma, are hereby increased from $2,500 and $1000, respectively, to $3,300 and $1,662.53, respectively.

Relief of indigent Indians: For relief of indigent Indians, fiscal year 1933, $50,000.

AUDITED CLAIMS

SEC. 4.

For the payment of the following claims, certified to be due by the General Accounting Office under appropriations the balances of which have been carried to the surplus fund under the provisions of section 5 of the Act of June 20, 1874 (U. S. C., title 31, sec. 713), and under appropriations heretofore treated as permanent, being for the service of the fiscal year 1929 and prior years, unless otherwise stated, and which have been certified to Congress under section 2 of the Act of July 7,1884 (U. S. C., title 5, sec. 266) , as fully set forth in House Document Numbered 326, Seventy-second Congress, there is appropriated as follows:

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

For industry among Indians, $213.94.

For conservation of health among Indians, $55.58.

For education, Sioux Nation, $2.75.

For Indian schools: Support, $40.

For irrigation, San Carlos and Florence-Casa Grande project, Arizona (reimbursable), $42.32.

AUDITED CLAIMS

SEC. 5.

That for the payment of the following claims, certified to be due by the General Accounting Office under appropriations the balances of which have been carried to the surplus fund under the provisions of section 5 of the Act of June 20, 1874 (U. S. C., title 31, sec. 713), and under appropriations heretofore treated as permanent, being for the service of the fiscal year 1929 and prior years, unless otherwise stated, and which have been certified to Congress under

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section 2 of the Act of July 7, 1884 (U. S. C., title 5, sec. 266), as fully set forth in Senate Document Numbered 119, Seventy-second Congress, there is appropriated as follows:

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

For support and civilization of Indians, $11.75. For conservation of health among Indians, $49.58.

Approved, July 1, 1932.


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