Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1941.
|Chap. 710||Klamath Indians. Payment of designated salaries and expenses out of tribal funds, authorized.|
|Chap. 710||Klamath General Council. Klamath Business Committee, etc.; exception.|
|Chap. 710||Provisos. Salary, etc., rates to be fixed in advance.|
|Chap. 710||Transportation to and from seat of government. Limitation.|
|Chap. 710||Length of stay at seat of government.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior, or such official as may be designated by him, is hereby authorized beginning as of July 1, 1937, and until otherwise directed by Congress, to pay out of any unobligated tribal funds of the Klamath Indians in the Treasury of the United States the following salaries and expenses:
To the chairman, secretary, and interpreter of the Klamath General Council and members of the Klamath Business Committee or other committees appointed by the general council (except the Klamath Reimbursable Loan Fund Board), when engaged on business of the tribe, a salary of not to exceed $5 per day and a per diem of not to exceed $3 in lieu of subsistence and all other expenses; to such official delegates of the Klamath Tribe who may carry on the business of the tribe at the seat of government a salary of not to exceed $5 per day and a per diem of $5 in lieu of subsistence and all other expenses: Provided, That the rate of salary and per diem paid shall be fixed in advance by the general council of said tribe or by the business committee of the said tribe if authorized by said general council: Provided further, That the official delegates of the tribe carrying on said business at the seat of government shall also receive the usual railroad and sleeping-car transportation to and from the seat of government: Provided further, That the aforesaid salaries and expenses shall not exceed $7,500 per annum: Provided further, That the length of stay of the official delegates at the seat of government shall be determined by the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.
Approved, June 25, 1938.