INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

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PUBLIC LAWS OF THE SEVENTY-SIXTH CONGRESS, THIRD SESSION, 1940-1941.
Chap. 49  | Chap. 51 | Chap. 77 | Chap. 78 | Chap. 79 | Chap. 80 | Chap. 107 | Chap. 158 | Chap. 159 | Chap. 206 | Chap. 276 | Chap. 280 | Chap. 283 | Chap. 285 | Chap. 304 | Chap. 315 | Chap. 318 | Chap. 320 | Chap. 322 | Chap. 355 | Chap. 323 | Chap. 359 | Chap. 395 | Chap. 396 | Chap. 412 | Chap. 413 | Chap. 415 | Chap. 421 | Chap. 432 | Chap. 437 | Chap. 460 | Chap. 496 | Chap. 497 | Chap. 552 | Chap. 554 | Chap. 555 | Chap. 565 | Chap. 629 | Chap. 687 | Chap. 715 | Chap. 761 | Chap. 780 | Chap. 781 | Chap. 785 | Chap. 787 | Chap. 844 | Chap. 845 | Chap. 851 | Chap. 861 | Chap. 876 | Chap. 895 | Chap. 906 | Chap. 921

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Chapter 395
June 18, 1940 [H. R. 8745] |  [Public, No. 6401 54 Stat. 40

AN ACT
Making appropriations for the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, and for other purposes.

Margin Notes
Chap. 395 Interior Department Appropriation Act, 1941.
Chap. 395 408
Chap. 395 409
Purchase of books, etc.
Chap. 395 Additional sums from specified appropriations.
Chap. 395 413
Chap. 395 Salaries.
Chap. 395 Traveling expenses, etc.
Chap. 395 Advertising, etc., expenses.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Restriction on payments.
Chap. 395 Maintenance of law and order on Indian reservations.
Chap. 395 Lease, etc., of agency buildings.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Construction of buildings, limitation.
Chap. 395 Tribal organizations, expenses.
Chap. 395 25 U. S. C. § 469; Supp. V, §§ 478a, 478b, 501-509; 48 U. S. C., Supp. V, §§ 358a, 362.
Chap. 395 Personal services.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Traveling allowances.
Chap. 395 Expenditures in New Mexico.
Chap. 395 Conduct of elections.
Chap. 395 Vehicles, Indian Service, maintenance.
414
Chap. 395 Replacement of property destroyed by fire, etc.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Report to Congress.
Chap. 395 Attendance at meetings.
Chap. 395 Pueblo Indian lands, N. Mex. Compensation to non-Indian claimants.
Chap. 395 43 Stat. 636.
Chap. 395 Apportionment.
Chap. 395 Navajo Indians, Ariz. Purchase of land.
48 Stat. 1033.
Chap. 395 Purchase of land with tribal funds.
Chap. 395 52 Stat. 300.
Chap. 395 Leasing of lands for Navajo Indians.
Chap. 395 Acquisition of lands, etc.
Chap. 395 415
Chap. 395 25 U. S. C. § 465.
Chap. 395 53 Stat. 695.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Contracts.
Chap. 395 48 Stat. 985.
Chap. 395 Restriction on use of funds.
Chap. 395 Restricted lands, taxes, etc.
50 Stat. 573.
Chap. 395 25 U. S. C., Supp. V, § 412a.
Chap. 395 Confederated Bands of Utes, Utah. Purchase of land.
53 Stat. 695.
Chap. 395 Cheyenne River Reservation, S. Dak. Purchase of land.
53 Stat. 695.
Chap. 395 Fort Hall Reservation, Idaho. Purchase of land.
52 Stat. 1130.
Chap. 395 Round Valley Reservation, Calif. Purchase of land.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Title.
Chap. 395 Ute Mountain Indians, Colo. Purchase of land.
52 Stat. 1130.
Chap. 395 416
Chap. 395 Fort Peck Reservation, Mont. Purchase of land.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Title.
Chap. 395 Restriction on use of funds.
Chap. 395 Leasing of land.
Chap. 395 Spokane Indians, Wash. Purchase of land.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Title.
Chap. 395 Timber preservation, etc.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Restriction on use of funds.
Chap. 395 Timber sales, etc., expenses.
Chap. 395 41 Stat. 415.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Rewards.
Chap. 395 Suppression, etc., of forest fires.
Post, p. 1040.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Additional amount available.
Chap. 395 Report to Congress.
Chap. 395 417
Geological Survey. Transfer of funds.
Chap. 395 26 Stat. 794; 35 Stat. 783.
Chap. 395 Vehicles.
Chap. 395 Employment.
Chap. 395 Development of agriculture and stock raising.
Chap. 395 Agricultural experiments, etc.
Chap. 395 Navajo Reservation. Sheep-breeding station.
Chap. 395 Loans to encourage industry, etc.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Limitation; exception.
Chap. 395 Advances to Indian youths for educational purposes. Reimbursement.
Chap. 395 Industrial assistance. Construction of homes, etc. Advances to old, etc., Indians.
Chap. 395 Reappropriations.
53 Stat. 697, 1314.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Advances to Indian youths for educational purposes. Reimbursement.
Chap. 395 418
Credits; availability.
Chap. 395 Establishment, etc., of tribal enterprises.
Chap. 395 Loans from revolving loan fund.
Chap. 395 48 Stat. 986.
Chap. 395 Additional amount for revolving loan fund.
Chap. 395 25 U. S. C., Supp. V, § 501.
Chap. 395 Personal services.
Chap. 395 Development of Indian arts and crafts.
Chap. 395 25 U. S. C., Supp. V, § 305.
Chap. 395 Vehicles.
Chap. 395 Printing and binding.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Salary limitation.
Chap. 395 Suppressing contagious livestock diseases.
50 Stat. 221.
Chap. 395 Development, etc., of water facilities.
Chap. 395 419
Construction, maintenance, etc., of designated projects.
Chap. 395 Limitation.
Chap. 395 48 Stat. 1227.
31 U. S. C. § 725c.
Chap. 395 Miscellaneous expenses.
Chap. 395 Total; reimbursement. Provisos. Amounts interchangeable; limitation.
Chap. 395 Apportionment of costs; collection.
Chap. 395 Unpaid charges a first lien.
Chap. 395 San Carlos project, Ariz. Maintenance, etc.
Chap. 395 Emergencies.
Chap. 395 48 Stat. 1227. 31 U. S. C. § 725c.
Chap. 395 420
Pima Indians, Ariz. Subjugation and cropping operations on lands of.
Chap. 395 Colorado River Indian Reservation, Ariz. Maintenance, etc., of system.
Chap. 395 48 Stat. 1227.
31 U. S. C. § 725c.
Chap. 395 San Carlos Reservation, Ariz. Operation, etc., of pumping plants.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Reimbursement.
Chap. 395 Yuma Reservation, Calif.
Chap. 395 Yuma homestead entries, Ariz.
Chap. 395 Fort Hall systems, Idaho. Maintenance, etc.
Chap. 395 Fort Belknap Reservation, Mont. Maintenance, etc., of systems.
Chap. 395 Fort Peck project, Mont. Maintenance, etc.
Chap. 395 Blackfeet Indian Reservation, Mont. Maintenance, etc., of systems.
Chap. 395 Flathead Reservation, Mont. Maintenance, etc., of systems.
Chap. 395 48 Stat. 1227.
31 U. S. C. § 725c.
Chap. 395 Crow Reservation, Mont. Maintenance, etc., of systems.
Chap. 395 421
Chap. 395 48 Stat 1227.
31 U. S. C. § 725c.
Chap. 395 Tongue River Water Users' Association, Mont., etc. Payment to.
Chap. 395 Newlands project, Nev.; payment.
Chap. 395 Operation of drains to Truckee-Carson district; payment.
Chap. 395 Navajo Reservation, N. Mex. Operation of Hogback project.
Chap. 395 Fruitlands project, Navajo Reservation, N. Mex. Maintenance, etc.
Chap. 395 Albuquerque Indian School, N. Mex. Maintenance, etc., assessments.
Chap. 395 Klamath Reservation, Oreg. Maintenance, etc., of projects.
Chap. 395 Uncompahgre, etc., Utes in Utah. Irrigation of allotted lands.
Chap. 395 Yakima Indian Reservation, Wash. Maintenance, etc., of Wapato system.
Chap. 395 48 Stat. 1227.
31 U. S. C. § 725c.
Chap. 395 Reimbursement to fund for reservoir maintenance, etc.
Chap. 395 422
Wind River Reservation, Wyo. Maintenance, etc., of systems.
Chap. 395 48 Stat. 1227.
31 U. S. C. § 725c.
Chap. 395 Construction, repair, etc., of designated projects.
Chap. 395 Arizona.
Chap. 395 California.
Chap. 395 Colorado.
Chap. 395 Montana.
Chap. 395 Nevada.
Chap. 395 New Mexico.
Chap. 395 Washington.
Chap. 395 Wyoming.
Chap. 395 Garden tracts.
Chap. 395 Surveys, investigations, etc. Printing and binding.
Chap. 395 Total; availability.
Chap. 395 53 Stat. 703.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Interchange of amounts.
Chap. 395 Support of Indian schools, etc.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Deaf and dumb or blind, etc., Indian children.
Chap. 395 423
Subsistence of pupils during summer months. Vocational, etc., courses, tuition.
Chap. 395 Formal contracts not required.
Chap. 395 Printing and binding.
Chap. 395 Travel expenses, restriction on use of funds.
Chap. 395 Support of Indian schools from tribal funds.
Chap. 395 44 Stat. 560.
Chap. 395 Chippewa Indian children attending schools in Minnesota. Payment of tuition, etc.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Formal contracts not required.
Chap. 395 Education, Osage Nation, Okla.
Chap. 395 Loans for tuition and expenses in vocational, etc., schools.
Chap. 395 25 U. S. C. § 471.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Liberal-arts courses.
Chap. 395 Reimbursement of advances.
Chap. 395 Lease, repair, etc., of buildings at Indian schools.
Chap. 395 424
Chap. 395 Proviso. Availability of funds for sponsor's contributions to certain projects.
Chap. 395 Nonreservation boarding schools. Support, etc., of Indian pupils.
Chap. 395 Phoenix, Ariz.
Chap. 395 Sherman Institute, Riverside, Calif.
Chap. 395 Haskell Institute, Lawrence, Kans.
Chap. 395 Pipestone, Minn.
Chap. 395 Carson City, Nev.
Chap. 395 Albuquerque, N. Mex.
Chap. 395 Santa Fe, N. Mex.
Chap. 395 Wahpeton, N. Dak.
Chap. 395 Chilocco, Okla.
Chap. 395 Sequoyah Orphan Training School, Okla.
Chap. 395 Carter Seminary, Okla.
Chap. 395 Euchee, Okla.
Chap. 395 425 Eufaula, Okla.
Chap. 395 Jones Academy, Okla.
Chap. 395 Wheelock Academy, Okla.
Chap. 395 Chemawa, Oreg.
Chap. 395 Flandreau, S. Dak.
Chap. 395 Pierre, S. Dak.
Chap. 395 Total.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Interchange of amounts.
Chap. 395 Report to Congress.
Chap. 395 Tuition for Indian pupils attending designated schools, etc.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Salaries of certain public-school teachers.
Chap. 395 Natives in Alaska. Support, relief, etc.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Report to Congress.
Chap. 395 Designated expenses.
Chap. 395 426
Chap. 395 Clinical surveys and general medical research.
Chap. 395 Allotments to specified hospitals and sanatoria.
Chap. 395 Arizona.
Chap. 395 California.
Chap. 395 Colorado.
Chap. 395 Idaho.
Chap. 395 Iowa.
Chap. 395 Minnesota.
Chap. 395 Mississippi.
Chap. 395 Montana.
Chap. 395 Nebraska.
Chap. 395 Nevada.
Chap. 395 New Mexico.
Chap. 395 North Carolina.
Chap. 395 North Dakota.
Chap. 395 Oklahoma.
Chap. 395 Oregon.
Chap. 395 South Dakota.
Chap. 395 Utah.
Chap. 395 427
Washington.
Chap. 395 Wisconsin.
Chap. 395 Wyoming.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Interchange of amounts.
Chap. 395 Report to Congress.
Chap. 395 Hospitalization of pupils, basis of contribution.
Chap. 395 Fees for medical, etc., services.
Chap. 395 Medical relief in Alaska.
Chap. 395 Hospital buildings, etc.
Chap. 395 General support and administration.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Collection of fees for services; disposition.
Chap. 395 Alaska. Reindeer service.
Chap. 395 Support of Indians, etc., under specified agencies.
Chap. 395 Arizona.
Chap. 395 California.
Chap. 395 428
Colorado.
Chap. 395 53 Stat. 708, 1315.
Chap. 395 Florida.
Chap. 395 Iowa.
Chap. 395 Montana.
Chap. 395 Nevada.
Chap. 395 New Mexico.
Chap. 395 North Carolina.
Chap. 395 Oklahoma.
Chap. 395 53 Stat. 708.
Chap. 395 Oregon. Attorney fees.
Chap. 395 South Dakota.
Chap. 395 Utah.
Chap. 395 Washington.
Chap. 395 Wisconsin.
Chap. 395 Old, etc., members of Menominee Tribe.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Salaries and expenses of certain officers, etc.
Chap. 395 Relief of Chippewa Indians in Minnesota.
Chap. 395 Relief of needy Indians.
Chap. 395 429
Chap. 395 Proviso. Expenditures.
41 U. S. C. § 5. 18 U. S. C. § 744a.
Chap. 395 Five Civilized Tribes, Okla. Expenses of tribal officers.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Limitation on expenses.
Chap. 395 Osage Agency, Okla. Agency, etc., expenses.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Employment of curator for Museum.
Chap. 395 Travel, etc.
Chap. 395 Relief of needy Choctaw Indians. Reappropriation.
53 Stat. 710.
Chap. 395 Expenses of tribal councils, etc.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Limitation on expenditures.
Chap. 395 430
Chap. 395 Restriction on use of funds; exception.
Chap. 395 Makah Reservation, Wash. Expenses of attorneys.
Chap. 395 Gallup-Shiprock Highway, N. Mex.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Indian labor.
Chap. 395 Reservation roads, construction, etc.
Chap. 395 45 Stat. 750.
25 U. S. C., Supp. V, § 318b.
Provisos. Personal services.
Chap. 395 Structures for housing, road materials, etc.
Chap. 395 School, agency, hospital, etc., buildings and utilities.
Chap. 395 Alaska.
Chap. 395 Carson. Nev.
Chap. 395 Cheyenne and Arapahoe, Okla.
Chap. 395 Cheyenne River, S. Dak. Choctaw, Miss.
Chap. 395 Colorado River, Ariz.
Chap. 395 Colville, Wash.
Chap. 395 Consolidated Ute, Colo.
Chap. 395 Crow, Mont.
Chap. 395 Crow Creek, S. Dak.
Chap. 395 Five Civilized Tribes, Okla.
Chap. 395 Flathead, Mont.
Chap. 395 Fort Belknap, Mont.
Chap. 395 Fort Berthold. N. Dak.
Chap. 395 431
Fort Totten, N. Dak.
Chap. 395 Haskell, Kans.
Chap. 395 Hopi, Ariz.
Chap. 395 Kiowa, Okla.
Chap. 395 Mission, Calif.
Chap. 395 Navajo, Ariz.
Chap. 395 Northern Idaho, Idaho. Pipestone, Minn.
Chap. 395 Red Lake, Minn.
Chap. 395 Rocky Boy, Mont.
Chap. 395 Shawnee Sanatorium, Okla.
Chap. 395 53 Stat. 712.
Chap. 395 Sherman, Calif.
Chap. 395 Standing Rock, N. Dak. Tacoma, Wash. Sanatorium, etc.; contracts.
Chap. 395 Proviso. Acquisition of land, etc., from Puyallup Tribe.
Chap. 395 Tongue River, Mont.
Uintah and Ouray, Utah.
Chap. 395 Umatilla, Oreg. Western Shoshone, Nev. Administrative expenses.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Transfers of amounts, limitation.
Chap. 395 Reappropriation.
Chap. 395 52 Stat. 317; 53 Stat. 712, 986, 1316.
Chap. 395 Print shop, Chilocco, Okla.
Chap. 395 52 Stat. 316.
Chap. 395 432
Chap. 395 Senecas, N.Y.
Chap. 395 Six Nations, N.Y.
7 Stat. 46.
Chap. 395 Choctaws, Okla.
7 Stat. 99. 11 Stat. 614. 7 Stat. 213.
Chap. 395 7 Stat. 212, 236.
Chap. 395 7 Stat. 235.
Chap. 395 Pawnees, Okla.
11 Stat. 729; 27 Stat. 644.
Chap. 395 Indians of Sioux reservations, benefits.
Chap. 395 Interest on trust funds, payment.
Chap. 395 Availability of funds for purchase of supplies, etc.
Chap. 395 Travel expenses, etc.
Chap. 395 Traveling expenses of new appointees.
Chap. 395 439
Chap. 395 440
Mineral leasing.
38 Stat. 742; 40 Stat. 297; 41 Stat. 437, 1363.
Chap. 395 Supplies, etc.
Chap. 395 445
Chap. 395 450
Roads and trails
Chap. 395 46 Stat.1053.
Chap. 395 Provisos. Personal services.
Chap. 395 Additional for approval of projects, etc.; total.
Chap. 395 Kings Canyon National Park, Calif.
Chap. 395 454
Chap. 395 455
Construction of fish screens.
Chap. 395 41 Stat. 1063.
16 U. S. C. §§ 791-823; Supp. V, §§ 791-823r.
Chap. 395 459
Chap. 395 Maintenance, etc.
Chap. 395 460
Chap. 395 Insane U.S. citizens in Canada.
Chap. 395 Vehicles.

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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, for the Department of the Interior for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1941, namely:

OFFICE OF THE SECRETARY

CONTINGENT EXPENSES, DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

For the purchase or exchange of professional and scientific books, law and medical books, and books to complete broken sets, periodicals, directories, and other books of reference relating to the business of the Department, $800, and in addition there is hereby made available from any appropriations made for any of the following bureaus or offices of the Department not to exceed the following respective sums: Indian Service, $500; Bureau of Reclamation, $6,000; Geological Survey, $6,000; National Park Service, $2,200; General Land Office, $500; Bureau of Mines, $4,000; Bureau of Fisheries, $500.

BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS

SALARIES

For the Commissioner of Indian Affairs and other personal services in the District of Columbia, $548,580.

GENERAL EXPENSES

For transportation and incidental expenses of officers and clerks of the Bureau of Indian Affairs when traveling on official duty; for radio, telegraph, and telephone toll messages on business pertaining to the Indian Service sent and received by the Bureau of Indian Affairs at Washington, and for other necessary expenses of the Indian Service for which no other appropriation is available, $36,500.

For advertising, inspection, storage, and all other expenses incident to the purchase of goods and supplies for the Indian Service and for payment of railroad, pipe-line, and other transportation costs of such goods and supplies, $799,720: Provided, That no part of this appropriation shall be used in payment for any services except bill therefor is rendered within one year from the time the service is performed.

For maintaining law and order on Indian reservations, including pay of judges of Indian courts, pay of Indian police, and pay of employees engaged in the suppression of the traffic in intoxicating liquors, marihuana, and deleterious drugs among Indians, and including traveling expenses, supplies, and equipment, $255,340.

For lease, purchase, construction, repair, and improvement of agency buildings, exclusive of hospital buildings, including the purchase of necessary lands for agency purposes and the installation, repair, and improvement of heating, lighting, power, and sewerage and water systems in connection therewith, $200,000: Provided, That no part of this appropriation shall be available for the construction of any building the total cost of which is in excess of $1,500.

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For expenses of organizing Indian chartered corporations, or other tribal organizations, in accordance with the provisions of the Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. 986), as supplemented and amended by the Acts of June 15, 1935 (49 Stat. 378), May 1, 1936 (49 Stat. 1250), and June 26, 1936 (49 Stat. 1967), including personal services, purchase of equipment and supplies, not to exceed $3,000 for printing and binding, and other necessary expenses, $74,540, of which not to exceed $18,000 may be used for personal services in the District of Columbia: Provided, That in the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior, not to exceed $3 per diem in lieu of subsistence may be allowed to Indians actually traveling away from their place of residence when assisting in organization work: Provided further, That no part of this appropriation shall be available for expenditure in that part of the State of New Mexico embraced in the Navajo Indian Reservation, and not to exceed $5,000 shall be available for expenditure in said State: Provided further, That no part of this appropriation shall be available to conduct elections in any reservation on any matter which has been previously voted upon there unless two years have elapsed.

Vehicles, Indian Service: Not to exceed $495,000 of applicable appropriations made herein for the Bureau of Indian Affairs shall be available for the maintenance, repair, and operation (including the exchange of necessary parts and accessories in part payment for new parts and accessories) of motor-propelled and horse-drawn passenger-carrying vehicles for the use of employees in the Indian field service, and the transportation of Indian school pupils, and not to exceed $300,000 of applicable appropriations may be used for the purchase and exchange of motor-propelled passenger-carrying vehicles, and such vehicles shall be used only for official service, including the transportation of Indian school pupils.

Replacement of property destroyed by fire, flood, or storm: That to meet possible emergencies not exceeding $35,000 of the appropriations made by this Act for support of reservation and nonreservation schools, for school and agency buildings, and for conservation of health among Indians shall be available, upon approval of the Secretary of the Interior, for replacing any buildings, equipment, supplies, livestock, or other property of those activities of the Indian Service above referred to which may be destroyed or rendered unserviceable by fire, flood, or storm: Provided, That any diversions of appropriations made hereunder shall be reported to Congress in the annual Budget.

Authorization for attending health and educational meetings: Not to exceed $7,000 shall be available from applicable funds for expenses (not membership fees) of employees of the Indian Service when authorized by the Secretary of the Interior to attend meetings of medical, health, educational, agricultural, forestry, engineering, and industrial associations in the interest of work among the Indians.

INDIAN LANDS

Compensation to non-Indian claimants, Pueblo Indian lands, New Mexico: For carrying out the provisions of the Act of March 28, 1939 (53 Stat. 553), in supplemental settlement of the liability of the United States to non-Indian claimants on Indian Pueblo grants whose claims, extinguished under the Act of June 7, 1924, have been found entitled to awards under said Act as supplemented by the Act of May 31, 1933 (48 Stat. 108), $9,826.05, to remain available until expended, to be apportioned to claimants within the several Pueblos as follows: Taos, $9,733.05; San Felipe, $93.

Purchase of land for the Navajo Indians, Arizona, reimbursable: The unexpended balance of the appropriation contained in the Deficiency Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1934, for the purchase of land, and improvements thereon, including water rights, for the Navajo

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Indians in Arizona, as authorized by and in conformity with the provisions of the Act of June 14, 1934 (48 Stat. 961), is hereby continued available for the same purposes until June 30, 1941.

Purchase of land for the Navajo Indians, Arizona (tribal funds): The unexpended balance of the appropriation of $40,000 from funds to the credit of the Navajo tribe, contained in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1939, for the purchase, in accordance with the provisions of the Act of June 14, 1934 (48 Stat. 961), of lands from the New Mexico and Arizona Land Company within the Navajo Indian Reservation, Arizona, is hereby continued available for the same purpose and under the same conditions until June 30, 1941.

Leasing of lands for Navajo Indians (tribal funds): For lease, pending purchase, of land and water rights for the use and benefit of Indians of the Navajo Tribe in Arizona and New Mexico, $20,000, payable from funds on deposit to the credit of the Navajo Tribe.

For the acquisition of lands, interest in lands, water rights and surface rights to lands, and for expenses incident to such acquisition (except salaries and expenses of employees), in accordance with the provisions of the Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. 985), $325,000, together with the unexpended balance of the appropriation for this purpose for the fiscal year 1940: Provided, That in addition to the amount herein appropriated the Secretary of the Interior may also incur obligations, and enter into contracts for the acquisition of the additional land, not exceeding a total of $325,000, and his action in so doing shall be deemed a contractual obligation of the Federal Government for the payment of the cost thereof, and appropriations hereafter made for the acquisition of land pursuant to the authorization contained in the Act of June 18, 1934, shall be available for the purpose of discharging the obligation or obligations so created: Provided further, That no part of the sum herein appropriated or of this contract authorization shall be used for the acquisition of land within the States of Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, and Wyoming outside of the boundaries of existing Indian reservations.

The unexpended balance of the appropriation of $25,000 contained in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1938, for the payment of taxes, including penalties and interest, assessed against individually owned Indian land, title to which is held subject to restrictions against alienation or encumbrance except with the consent or approval of the Secretary of the Interior, when such land was purchased with trust or restricted funds with the understanding that after purchase it would be nontaxable, as authorized by the Act of June 20, 1936 (49 Stat. 1542), is hereby continued available for the same purposes until June 30, 1941.

Purchase of land, Confederated Bands of Utes, Utah (tribal funds): The unexpended balances of the amounts authorized to be expended by the Interior Department Appropriation Act for the fiscal year 1940 for the purchase of additional lands and improvements for the Confederated Bands of Ute Indians in Utah, are hereby continued available for the same purposes, and for the purchase of improvements on public-domain lands, until June 30, 1941.

Purchase of land, Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota (tribal funds): The unexpended balances of the appropriations from tribal funds of the Cheyenne River Indians, South Dakota, available during the fiscal year 1940 for the purchase of Indian-owned and privately owned land, and improvements thereon, in the Cheyenne River Reservation, South Dakota, are hereby continued available for the same purposes and under the same conditions, until June 30, 1941.

Purchase of land, Fort Hall Reservation, Idaho (tribal funds): The unexpended balance of the appropriation of $40,000 contained in the Second Deficiency Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1938, for the purchase of Indian-owned and privately owned lands or interests therein,

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and improvements thereon, payable from funds on deposit to the credit of the Fort Hall Indians, is hereby continued available, for the same purposes and under the same conditions, until June 30, 1941.

Purchase of land for the Indians of the Round Valley Reservation, California (tribal funds): For the purchase of land and improvements thereon for the Indians of the Round Valley Reservation, California, $10,000, payable from funds on deposit to the credit of said Indians: Provided, That title to any land and improvements so purchased shall be taken in the name of the United States in trust for the Indians of the Round Valley Reservation.

Purchase of land for Ute Mountain Indians, Colorado (tribal funds): The unexpended balance of the appropriation of $20,000 contained in the Second Deficiency Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1938, for the purchase of land and improvements thereon for the Ute Mountain Band of Indians in Colorado, payable from funds on deposit to the credit of the Ute Mountain Band, is hereby continued available, for the same purposes and under the same conditions, until June 30, 1941.

Purchase of land, Fort Peck Reservation, Montana (tribal funds): For the purchase of Indian-owned and privately owned lands, improvements on lands, or any interest in lands, including water rights, for Indians of the Fort Peck Reservation, Montana, $50,000, payable from any funds on deposit to the credit of the Indians of said reservation: Provided, That title to land or improvements so purchased shall be taken in the name of the United States in trust for the Indians of the Fort Peck Reservation: Provided further, That no funds shall be expended under this authorization without the consent of the executive board of the tribal council of said Indians: Provided further, That so much of this appropriation as may be necessary may be expended to permit said executive board to lease for ten-year periods agricultural and grazing lands from Indians and non-Indians for sublease to Indians and groups of Indians.

Purchase of land, Spokane Indians, Washington (tribal funds): For the purchase of Indian-owned and privately owned lands, improvements on lands, or any interest in lands, including water rights for Indians of the Spokane Reservation, Washington, $30,000, payable from any funds on deposit to the credit of the Indians of said reservation: Provided, That title to land or improvements so purchased shall be taken in the name of the United States in trust for the Indians of the Spokane Reservation.

INDUSTRIAL ASSISTANCE AND ADVANCEMENT

For the preservation of timber on Indian reservations and allotments other than the Menominee Indian Reservation in Wisconsin, the education of Indians in the proper care of forests, and the general administration of forestry and grazing work, including fire prevention and payment of reasonable rewards for information leading to arrest and conviction of a person or persons setting forest fires, or taking or otherwise destroying timber, in contravention of law on Indian lands, $398,640: Provided, That this appropriation shall be available for the expenses of administration of Indian forest lands from which timber is sold to the extent only that proceeds from the sales of timber from such lands are insufficient for that purpose.

For expenses incidental to the sale of timber, and for the expenses of administration, including fire prevention, of Indian forest lands from which such timber is sold to the extent that the proceeds of such sales are sufficient for that purpose, $117,000, reimbursable to the United States as provided in the Act of February 14, 1920 (25 U. S. C. 413): Provided, That this appropriation shall be available for the payment of reasonable rewards for information leading to arrest and conviction of a person or persons setting forest fires, or taking or otherwise destroying timber, in contravention of law.

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For the suppression or emergency prevention of forest fires on or threatening Indian reservations, $15,000, together with $25,000 from funds held by the United States in trust for the respective tribes of Indians interested: Provided, That not to exceed $50,000 of appropriations herein made for timber operations shall be available upon the approval of the Secretary of the Interior, for fire-suppression or emergency prevention purposes: Provided further, That any diversions of appropriations made hereunder shall be reported to Congress in the annual Budget.

For transfer to the Geological Survey for expenditures to be made in inspecting mines and examining mineral deposits on Indian lands and in supervising mining operations on restricted, tribal, and allotted Indian lands leased under the provisions of the Acts of February 28, 1891 (25 U. S. C. 336, 371, 397), May 27, 1908 (35 Stat. 312), March 3, 1909 (25 U. S. C. 396), and other Acts authorizing the leasing of such lands for mining purposes, including not to exceed $5,000 for the purchase and exchange (not to exceed $2,000), maintenance, repair, and operation of passenger-carrying vehicles, and not to exceed $11,000 for personal services in the District of Columbia, $100,000.

For the purpose of obtaining remunerative employment for Indians, $40,220.

For the purpose of developing agriculture and stock raising among the Indians, including necessary personnel, traveling and other expenses, and purchase of supplies and equipment, $670,220, of which not to exceed $15,000 may be used to conduct agricultural experiments and demonstrations on Indian school or agency farms and to maintain a supply of suitable plants or seed for issue to Indians, and not to exceed $30,000 may be used for the operation and maintenance of a sheep-breeding station on the Navajo Reservation.

For the purpose of encouraging industry and self-support among the Indians and to aid them in the culture of fruits, grains, and other crops, $150,000, which sum may be advanced to Indians for the purchase of seeds, animals, machinery, tools, implements, and other equipment; for advances to old, disabled, or indigent Indian allottees for their support; and for advances to Indians having irrigable allotments to assist them in the development and cultivation thereof: Provided, That except for the Navajo Indians in Arizona and New Mexico not to exceed $25,000 of the amount herein appropriated shall be expended on any one reservation or for the benefit of any one tribe of Indians: Provided further, That not to exceed $15,000 may be advanced to worthy Indian youths to enable them to take educational courses, including courses in nursing, home economics, forestry, and other industrial subjects in colleges, universities, or other institutions, and advances so made shall be reimbursed in not to exceed eight years, under such rules and regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may prescribe.

Industrial assistance (tribal funds): For advances to individual members of the tribes for the construction of homes and for the purchase of seed, animals, machinery, tools, implements, building material, and other equipment and supplies; and for advances to old, disabled, or indigent Indians for their support and burial, and Indians having irrigable allotments to assist them in the development and cultivation thereof, to be immediately available, $22,000, payable from tribal funds as follows: Blackfeet, Montana, $10,000; Hoopa Valley, California, $2,000; Red Lake, Minnesota, $10,000 (from funds held in trust by the United States for said Indians pursuant to the Act of June 15, 1938 (52 Stat. 697), and to be used only for educational loans to Indian youths of the Red Lake Band possessing one-fourth degree or more of Indian blood); and the unexpended balances of funds available under this head in the Interior Department Appropriation Act for the fiscal year 1940, and the Third Deficiency Act, fiscal year

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1939, are hereby continued available during the fiscal year 1941 for the purposes for which they were appropriated: Provided, That advances may be made to worthy Indian youths to enable them to take educational courses, including courses in nursing, home economics, forestry, and other industrial subjects in colleges, universities, or other institutions, and advances so made shall be reimbursed in not to exceed eight years under such rules and regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may prescribe: Provided further, That all moneys reimbursed during the fiscal year 1941 shall be credited to the respective appropriations and be available for the purposes of this paragraph: Provided further, That funds available under this paragraph may be used for the establishment and operation of tribal enterprises when proposed by Indian tribes and approved by the Secretary of the Interior, and revenues derived therefrom shall be covered into the Treasury to the credit of the respective tribes: Provided further, That the unexpended balances of prior appropriations under this head for any tribe, including reimbursements to such appropriations and the appropriations made herein, may be advanced to such tribe, if incorporated, for use under rules and regulations established for the making of loans from the revolving loan fund authorized by the Act of June 18, 1934 (25 U. S. C. 470).

For an additional amount to be added to the appropriations heretofore made, for the establishment of a revolving fund for the purpose of making and administering loans to Indian chartered corporations in accordance with the Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. 986), and of making and administering loans to individual Indians and to associations or corporate groups of Indians of Oklahoma in accordance with the Act of June 26, 1936 (49 Stat. 1967), $249,600, of which amount not to exceed $22,500 shall be available for personal services in the District of Columbia, and $100,000 shall be available for personal services in the field, for traveling expenses of employees, for purchase of equipment and supplies, and for other necessary expenses of administering such loans, including not more than $3,500 for printing and binding.

For the development, under the direction of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, of Indian arts and crafts, as authorized by the Act of August 27, 1935 (49 Stat. 891), including personal services, purchase and transportation of equipment and supplies, purchase of periodicals, directories, and books of reference, purchase and operation of motor-propelled passenger-carrying vehicles, telegraph and telephone services, cost of packing, crating, drayage, and transportation of personal effects of employees upon permanent change of station, expenses of exhibits and of attendance at meetings concerned with the development of Indian arts and crafts, traveling expenses, including payment of actual transportation expenses, not to exceed $2,500 for printing and binding, and other necessary expenses, $48,400, of which not to exceed $16,000 shall be available for personal services in the District of Columbia: Provided, That no part of this appropriation shall be used to pay any salary at a rate exceeding $7,500 per annum.

Suppressing contagious diseases among livestock of Indians: The unexpended balance of the appropriation of $7,500 contained in the Second Deficiency Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1937, for reimbursing Indians of the Mescalero Reservation, New Mexico, for stock destroyed on account of being infected with Malta fever, and for expenses in connection with the eradication and prevention of this disease, is hereby made available for the same purposes for the fiscal year 1941.

DEVELOPMENT OF WATER SUPPLY

For the development, rehabilitation, repair, maintenance, and operation of domestic and stock water facilities on the Navajo Reservation in Arizona, New Mexico, and Utah, the Hopi Reservation in Arizona,

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the Papago Reservation in Arizona, and the several Pueblos in New Mexico, including the purchase and installation of pumping and other equipment, $100,000.

IRRIGATION AND DRAINAGE

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 and allotments; for operation of irrigation systems or appurtenances thereto when no other funds are applicable or available for the purpose; for drainage and protection of irrigable lands from damage by floods or loss of water rights, upon the Indian irrigation projects named below, in not to exceed the following amounts, respectively:

Miscellaneous projects, $16,500; Arizona: Ak Chin, $4,000; Chiu Chui, $4,000; Ganado, $1,000 together with $1,500 from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934; Navajo, miscellaneous projects, Arizona and New Mexico, $12,000; Hopi, miscellaneous projects, $1,500; San Xavier, $2,000; California: Coachella Valley, $1,000; Morongo, $4,000; Pala and Rincon, $3,500, together with $500, from which expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of said Repeal Act; Colorado: Southern Ute, $13,000, together with $3,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the said Repeal Act; Montana: Tongue River, $4,000; Nevada: Pyramid Lake, $3,000; Walker River, $6,000; Western Shoshone, $10,000; New Mexico: Miscellaneous Pueblos, $27,500; Oregon: Warm Springs, $3,000; Washington: Colville, $5,000, together with $1,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of said Repeal Act; Lummi diking project, $500, together with $2,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of said Repeal Act.

For necessary miscellaneous expenses incident to the general administration of Indian irrigation projects, including pay of employees and their traveling and incidental expenses, $70,980;

In all, for irrigation on Indian reservations, not to exceed $200,480, reimbursable: Provided, That the foregoing amounts shall be available interchangeably, in the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior, for the necessary expenditures for damages by floods and other unforeseen exigencies, but the amount so interchanged shall not exceed in the aggregate 10 per centum of all the amounts so appropriated: Provided further, That the cost of irrigation projects and of operating and maintaining such projects where reimbursement thereof is required by law shall be apportioned on a per-acre basis against the lands under the respective projects and shall be collected by the Secretary of the Interior as required by such law and any unpaid charges outstanding against such lands shall constitute a first lien thereon which shall be recited in any patent or instrument issued for such lands.

For operation and maintenance of the San Carlos project for the irrigation of lands in the Gila River Indian Reservation, Arizona, $65,000, reimbursable, together with $140,000 (operation and maintenance collections), and $220,000 (power revenues), of which latter sum not to exceed $24,000 shall be available for major repairs in case of unforeseen emergencies caused by fire, flood, or storm, from which amounts, of $140,000 and $220,000, respectively, expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance

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with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934; in all, $425,000.

For continuing subjugation and for cropping operations on the lands of the Pima Indians in Arizona, there shall be available not to exceed $200,000 of the revenues derived from these operations and deposited into the Treasury of the United States to the credit of such Indians, and such revenues are hereby made available for payment of irrigation operation and maintenance charges assessed against tribal or allotted lands of said Pima Indians.

For improvement, operation, and maintenance of the pumping plants and irrigation system on the Colorado River Indian Reservation, Arizona, as provided in the Act of April 4, 1910 (36 Stat. 273), $19,000, reimbursable, together with $19,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

Operation and maintenance, pumping plants, San Carlos Reservation, Arizona (tribal funds): For the operation and maintenance of pumping plants for the irrigation of lands on the San Carlos Reservation, in Arizona, $5,000, to be paid from the funds held by the United States in trust for the Indians of such reservation: Provided, That the sum so used shall be reimbursed to the tribe by the Indians benefited under such rules and regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may prescribe.

For reclamation and maintenance charges on Indian lands within the Yuma Reservation, California, and on ten acres within each of the eleven Yuma homestead entries in Arizona under the Yuma reclamation project, $11,350, reimbursable.

For improvements, maintenance, and operation of the Fort Hall irrigation systems, Idaho, $28,000, together with $25,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For maintenance and operation, repairs, and purchase of stored waters, irrigation systems, Fort Belknap Reservation, Montana, $14,800, reimbursable, together with $4,200 from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For maintenance and operation of the several units of the Fort Peck project, Montana, including not to exceed four thousand acres under the West Side Canal of the Poplar River Division, $19,000, reimbursable, together with $3,000 from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For the improvement, maintenance, and operation of the irrigation systems on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation in Montana, $10,000, reimbursable, together with $11,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For operation and maintenance of the irrigation and power systems on the Flathead Reservation, Montana, $7,000, reimbursable, together with $120,000 (operation and maintenance collections) and $80,000 (power revenues), from which amounts of $120,000 and $80,000, respectively, expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934; in all, $207,000.

For improvement, maintenance, and operation of the irrigation systems on the Crow Reservation, Montana, including maintenance assessments payable to the Two Leggins Water Users' Association

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and Bozeman Trail Ditch Company, Montana, properly assessable against lands allotted to the Indians and irrigable thereunder, $5,000, reimbursable, together with $35,000 from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For payment to the Tongue River Water Users' Association, Montana, or the State Water Conservation Board of Montana, in accordance with the provisions of the Act approved August 11, 1939 (53 Stat. 1411), $19,500, reimbursable as provided in said Act.

For payment of annual installment of reclamation charges against Paiute Indian lands within the Newlands reclamation project, Nevada, $5,381; and for payment in advance, as provided by district law, of operation and maintenance assessments, including assessments for the operation of drains to the Truckee-Carson irrigation district, $5,519, to be immediately available; in all, $10,900.

For operation and maintenance of the Hogback irrigation project on the Navajo Reservation in New Mexico, $13,000, reimbursable, together with $5,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For maintenance and operation of the Fruitlands irrigation project, Navajo Reservation, New Mexico, $13,000, reimbursable, together with $3,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For operation and maintenance assessments on Indian lands, and the buildings and grounds of the Albuquerque Indian School, within the Middle Rio Grande Conservancy District, New Mexico, $9,320, of which amount $8,530 shall be reimbursed in accordance with existing law.

For improvements, maintenance, and operation of miscellaneous irrigation projects on the Klamath Reservation, Oregon, $3,000, reimbursable, together with $4,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts from operation and maintenance collections on the Sand Creek and Modoc Point units covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For continuing operation and maintenance and betterment of the irrigation system to irrigate allotted lands of the Uncompahgre, Uintah, and White River Utes in Utah, authorized under the Act of June 21, 1906 (34 Stat. 375), $20,000, reimbursable, together with $38,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For operation and maintenance of the Wapato irrigation and drainage system, and auxiliary units thereof, Yakima Indian Reservation, Washington, $1,000, reimbursable, together with $150,000 (collections from the water users on the Wapato-Satus, Toppenish-Simcoe, and Ahtanum units), from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For reimbursement to the reclamation fund the proportionate expense of operation and maintenance of the reservoirs for furnishing stored water to lands in the Yakima Indian Reservation, Washington, in accordance with the provisions of section 22 of the Act of August 1, 1914 (38 Stat. 604), $11,000.

For operation and maintenance of irrigation systems within the ceded and diminished portions of the Wind River Reservation, Wyoming, including the Indians' pro rata share of the cost of operation and maintenance of the Riverton-Le Clair irrigation district and the

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Big Bend drainage district on the ceded reservation, $25,000, reimbursable, together with $25,000, from which amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

For the construction, repair, and rehabilitation of irrigation systems on Indian reservations; for the purchase or rental of equipment, tools, and appliances; for the acquisition of rights-of-way, and payment of damages in connection with such irrigation systems; for the development of domestic and stock water and water for subsistence gardens; for the purchase of water rights, ditches, and lands needed for such projects; and for drainage and protection of irrigable lands from damage by floods or loss of water rights, as follows:

Arizona: Colorado River, as authorized by and in accordance with section 2 of the River and Harbor Act, approved August 30, 1935 (49 Stat. 1039, 1040), including the purchase of electrical energy and the distribution and sale thereof, $1,150,000; Navajo, Arizona, and New Mexico, $50,000; San Carlos, $90,000; Salt River, $50,000; San Xavier, $10,000;

California: Mission, $15,000; Sacramento, $10,000; Owens Valley (Carson Agency, Nevada), $10,000;

Colorado: Southern Ute, $10,000;

Montana: Crow, $400,000; Flathead, $250,000; Fort Belknap, $12,000; Blackfeet, $50,000; Fort Peck, $50,000;

Nevada: Western Shoshone, $25,000; Walker River, $17,000; Pyramid Lake, $50,000;

New Mexico: Pueblo, $25,000;

Washington: Wapato, including surveys of the Klickitat unit, $100,000;

Wyoming: Wind River, $41,000;

Miscellaneous garden tracts, $45,000;

For surveys, investigations, and administrative expenses, including personal services in the District of Columbia and elsewhere, and not to exceed $3,000 for printing and binding, $112,300;

In all, $2,572,300, to be reimbursable in accordance with law, and to be immediately available, which amount, together with the unexpended balances of funds made available under this head in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1940, shall remain available until June 30, 1941: Provided, That the foregoing amounts may be used interchangeably in the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior, but not more than 10 per centum of any specific amount shall be transferred to any other amount, and no appropriation shall be increased by more than 15 per centum.

EDUCATION

For the support of Indian schools not otherwise provided for and for other Indian educational purposes, including apprentice teachers for reservation and nonreservation schools, educational facilities authorized by treaty provisions, care of Indian children of school age attending public and private schools, and tuition and other assistance for Indian pupils attending public schools, $6,015,000: Provided, That not to exceed $20,000 of this appropriation may be used for the support and education of deaf and dumb or blind, physically handicapped, or mentally deficient Indian children: Provided further, That $60,000 of this appropriation shall be available for subsistence of pupils in reservation and nonreservation boarding schools during summer months: Provided further, That not more than $15,000 of the amount herein appropriated may be expended for the tuition (which may be paid in advance) of Indian pupils attending vocational or higher educational institutions, under such rules and regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may prescribe: Provided further, That formal

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contracts shall not be required, for compliance with section 3744 of the Revised Statutes (41 U.S.C. 16), for payment (which may be made from the date of admission) of tuition and for care of Indian pupils attending public and private schools, higher educational institutions, or schools for the deaf and dumb, blind, physically handicapped, or mentally deficient: Provided further, That not to exceed $10,000 of this appropriation may be used for printing and binding (including illustrations) in authorized Indian-school printing plants: Provided further, That no part of any appropriation in this Act for the Bureau of Indian Affairs shall be available for expenses of travel for the study of educational systems or practices outside the continental limits of the United States and the Territory of Alaska.

Support of Indian schools from tribal funds: For the support of Indian schools, and for other educational purposes, including care of Indian children of school age attending public and private schools, tuition and other assistance for Indian pupils attending public schools, and support and education of deaf and dumb or blind, physically handicapped, or mentally deficient Indian children, there may be expended from Indian tribal funds and from school revenues arising under the Act of May 17, 1926 (25 U. S. C. 155), not more than $297,750, including not to exceed $58,750 for payment of tuition for Chippewa Indian children enrolled in public schools and care of children of school age attending private schools in the State of Minnesota, payable from 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): Provided, That formal contracts shall not be required, for compliance with section 3744 of the Revised Statutes (41 U. S. C. 16), for payment (which may be made from the date of admission) of tuition and for care of Indian pupils attending public schools, or schools for the deaf and dumb, blind, physically handicapped, or mentally deficient.

Education, Osage Nation, Oklahoma (tribal funds): For the education of unallotted Osage Indian children in the Saint Louis Mission Boarding School, Oklahoma, $2,000, payable from funds held in trust by the United States for the Osage Tribe.

For reimbursable loans to Indians for the payment of tuition and other expenses in recognized vocational and trade schools, including colleges and universities offering recognized vocational, trade, and professional courses, in accordance with the provisions of the Act of June 18, 1934 (48 Stat. 986), and for apprentice training in manufacturing and other commercial establishments, $100,000: Provided, That not more than $50,000 of the amount available for the fiscal year 1941 shall be available for loans to Indian students pursuing liberal-arts courses in high schools and colleges: Provided further, That advances made under this authorization shall be reimbursed in not to exceed eight years, under such rules and regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may prescribe.

For lease, purchase, repair, and improvement of buildings at Indian schools not otherwise provided for, including the purchase of necessary lands for school purposes and the installation, repair, and improvement of heating, lighting, power, sewer, and water systems in connection therewith, and including not to exceed $15,000 for the purchase of materials for the use of Indian pupils in the construction of buildings (not to exceed $1,500 for any one building) at Indian schools not otherwise provided for, $370,000: Provided, That the foregoing appropriation, and appropriations in this Act for repairs and improvements at nonreservation boarding schools, shall be available to provide sponsor's contributions to projects for the construction, repair, or improvement of Indian school buildings approved by and carried on under funds of the Work Projects Administration or the National Youth Administration.

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For support and education of Indian pupils at the following nonreservation boarding schools in not to exceed the following amounts, respectively:

Phoenix, Arizona: For five hundred pupils, including not to exceed $2,500 for printing and issuing school paper, and not to exceed $6,000 for the purchase of printing equipment, $162,500; for pay of superintendent or other officer in charge, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $25,000; in all, $187,500;

Sherman Institute, Riverside, California: For six hundred and fifty pupils, including not to exceed $2,000 for printing and issuing school paper, and not to exceed $6,000 for the purchase of printing equipment, $221,000; for pay of superintendent, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $23,500; in all, $244,500;

Haskell Institute, Lawrence, Kansas: For six hundred and twenty-five pupils, including not to exceed $2,500 for printing and issuing school paper, $212,500; for pay of superintendent, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, including necessary drainage work, $25,000; in all, $237,500;

Pipestone, Minnesota: For three hundred pupils, $97,750; for pay of superintendent, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $15,000; in all, $112,750;

Carson City, Nevada: For five hundred and twenty-five pupils, $168,500; for pay of principal, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $20,000; in all, $188,500;

Albuquerque, New Mexico: For six hundred pupils, $204,000; for pay of superintendent or other officer in charge, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $25,000; in all, $229,000;

Santa Fe, New Mexico: For three hundred and eighty pupils, $134,900; for drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $15,000; in all, $149,900;

Wahpeton, North Dakota: For three hundred pupils, $97,250; for pay of superintendent, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $13,000; in all, $110,250;

Chilocco, Oklahoma: For six hundred and fifty pupils, including not to exceed $2,000 for printing and issuing school paper, $221,000; for pay of superintendent, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $25,000; in all, $246,000;

Sequoyah Orphan Training School, near Tahlequah, Oklahoma: For three hundred and fifty orphan Indian children of the State of Oklahoma belonging to the restricted class, $114,250; for pay of superintendent, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $15,000; in all, $129,250;

Carter Seminary, Oklahoma: For one hundred and sixty-five pupils, $57,525; for pay of principal, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $7,000; in all, $64,525;

Euchee, Oklahoma: For one hundred and fifteen pupils, $40,525; for pay of principal, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $7,000; in all, $47,525;

Eufaula, Oklahoma: For one hundred and forty pupils, $48,650; for pay of principal, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $7,000; in all, $55,650;

Jones Academy, Oklahoma: For one hundred and seventy-five pupils, $61,125; for pay of principal, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $7,000; in all, $68,125;

Wheelock Academy, Oklahoma: For one hundred and thirty pupils, $45,050; for pay of principal, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $7,000; in all, $52,050;

Chemawa, Oregon: For four hundred and fifty pupils, including not to exceed $1,000 for printing and issuing school paper, $152,250; for pay of superintendent, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $20,000; in all, $172,250;

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Flandreau, South Dakota: For four hundred and fifty pupils, $159,750; for pay of superintendent, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $19,000; in all, $178,750;

Pierre, South Dakota: For three hundred pupils, $97,750; for pay of superintendent, drayage, and general repairs and improvements, $15,000; in all, $112,750;

In all, for above-named nonreservation boarding schools, not to exceed $2,586,775: Provided, That 10 per centum of the foregoing amounts shall be available interchangeably for expenditures for similar purposes in the various boarding schools named, but not more than 10 per centum shall be added to the amount appropriated for any one of said boarding schools or for any particular item within any boarding school. Any such interchanges shall be reported to Congress in the annual Budget.

For tuition and for care and other assistance for Indian pupils attending public schools and special Indian day schools and for the repair of special Indian day schools in the Cherokee, Creek, Choctaw, Chickasaw, and Seminole Nations and the Quapaw Agency in Oklahoma, $395,000, to be expended in the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior and under rules and regulations to be prescribed by him: Provided, That not to exceed $21,500 may be expended for the payment of salaries of public-school teachers, employed by the State, county, or district in special Indian day schools in full-blood Indian communities, where there are not adequate white day schools available for their attendance.

Natives in Alaska: To enable the Secretary of the Interior, in his discretion and under his direction, to provide for support and education and relief of destitution of the Eskimos, Aleuts, Indians, and other natives of Alaska, including necessary traveling expenses of pupils to and from boarding schools in Alaska; purchase, repair, and rental of school buildings, including purchase of necessary lands; textbooks and industrial apparatus; pay and necessary traveling expenses of superintendents, teachers, physicians, and other employees; repair, equipment, maintenance, and operation of vessels; and all other necessary miscellaneous expenses which are not included under the above special heads, $940,595, to be immediately available and to remain available until June 30, 1942: Provided, That a report shall be made to Congress covering expenditures from the amount herein provided for relief of destitution.

CONSERVATION OF HEALTH

For conservation of health among Indians, including equipment, materials, and supplies; repairs and improvements to buildings and plants; compensation and traveling expenses of officers and employees and renting of quarters for them when necessary; transportation of patients and attendants to and from hospitals and sanatoria; returning to their former homes and interring the remains of deceased patients; and not exceeding $25,000 for clinical surveys and general medical research in connection with tuberculosis, trachoma, and venereal and other disease conditions among Indians, including cooperation with State and other organizations engaged in similar work and payment of traveling expenses and per diem of physicians, nurses, and other persons whose services are donated by such organizations, and including printing and binding circulars and pamphlets for use in preventing and suppressing trachoma and other contagious and infectious diseases, $5,235,720, including not to exceed $3,836,840 for the following named hospitals and sanatoria:

Arizona: Indian Oasis Hospital, $27,260; Kayenta Sanatorium, $52,000; Navajo Medical Center, $287,450; Phoenix Sanatorium, $110,040; Pima Hospital, $27,600; Truxton Canyon Hospital, $14,000; Western Navajo Hospital, $35,700; Chin Lee Hospital, $16,620; Fort Apache

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Hospital, $29,700; Hopi Hospital, $40,000; Leupp Hospital, $27,800; San Carlos Hospital, $32,300; Tohatchi Hospital, $17,200; Colorado River Hospital, $22,000; San Xavier Sanatorium, $45,000; Phoenix Hospital, $47,090; Winslow Sanatorium, $63,865;

California: Hoopa Valley Hospital, $28,000; Soboba Hospital, $25,620; Fort Yuma Hospital, $22,000;

Colorado: Ute Mountain Hospital, $15,000; Edward T. Taylor Hospital, $25,000;

Idaho: Fort Lapwai Sanatorium, $94,730; Fort Hall Hospitals, $14,000;

Iowa: Sac and Fox Sanatorium, $79,150;

Minnesota: Pipestone Hospital, $22,500; Cass Lake Hospital, $30,000; Fond du Lac Hospital, $25,000; Red Lake Hospital, $25,500; White Earth Hospital, $22,000;

Mississippi: Choctaw Hospital, $25,000;

Montana: Blackfeet Hospital, $45,000; Fort Peck Hospital, $26,400; Crow Hospital, $32,000; Fort Belknap Hospital, $32,500; Tongue River Hospital, $30,000;

Nebraska: Winnebago Hospital, $47,000;

Nevada: Carson Hospital, $27,000; Walker River Hospital, $25,000; Western Shoshone Hospital, $20,000;

New Mexico: Albuquerque Sanatorium, $111,915; Jicarilla Hospital and Sanatorium, $68,290; Mescalero Hospital, $23,000; Eastern Navajo Hospital, $60,000; Northern Navajo Hospital, $47,885; Taos Hospital, $20,000; Zuni Hospital, $35,000; Albuquerque Hospital, $51,500; Charles H. Burke Hospital, $30,000; Santa Fe Hospital, $44,000; Toadlena Hospital, $13,000;

North Carolina: Cherokee Hospital, $25,000;

North Dakota: Turtle Mountain Hospital, $41,600; Fort Berthold Hospital, $18,000; Fort Totten Hospital, $23,000; Standing Rock Hospital, $41,000;

Oklahoma: Cheyenne and Arapaho Hospital, $36,000; Talihina Sanatorium and Hospital, $201,790; Shawnee Sanatorium, $112,940; Claremore Hospital, $83,020; Clinton Hospital, $22,000; Pawnee and Ponca Hospital, $38,000; Kiowa Hospital, $139,000; William W. Hastings Hospital, $76,715;

Oregon: Warm Springs Hospital, $20,000;

South Dakota: Crow Creek Hospital, $22,000; Pine Ridge Hospitals, $57,775; Rosebud Hospital, $45,000; Yankton Hospital, $23,000; Cheyenne River Hospital, $35,000; Sioux Sanatorium, $149,960; Sisseton Hospital, $33,000;

Utah: Uintah Hospital, $30,000;

Washington: Yakima Sanatorium, $40,000; Tacoma Sanatorium, $233,985; Tulalip Hospital, $12,600; Colville Hospital, $35,000;

Wisconsin: Hayward Hospital, $40,600; Tomah Hospital, $32,620;

Wyoming: Wind River Hospital, $29,620:

Provided, That 10 per centum of the foregoing amounts shall be available interchangeably for expenditures in the various hospitals named, but not more than 10 per centum shall be added to the amount appropriated for any one of said hospitals or for any particular item within any hospital, and any interchange of appropriations hereunder shall be reported to Congress in the annual Budget: Provided further, That nonreservation boarding schools, receiving specific appropriations shall contribute on a per diem basis for the hospitalization of pupils in hospitals located at such schools and supported from this appropriation: Provided further, That in the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior and under such rules and regulations as may be prescribed by him, fees may be collected from Indians for medical, hospital, and dental service and any fees so collected shall be covered into the Treasury of the United States.

Medical relief in Alaska: To enable the Secretary of the Interior, in

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his discretion and under his direction through the Bureau of Indian Affairs, with the advice and cooperation of the Public Health Service, to provide for the medical and sanitary relief of the Eskimos, Aleuts, Indians, and other natives of Alaska; purchase, repair, rental, and equipment of hospital buildings; books and surgical apparatus; pay and necessary traveling expenses of physicians, nurses, and other employees, and all other necessary miscellaneous expenses which are not included under the above special heads, $492,490, to be available immediately and to remain available until June 30, 1942.

GENERAL SUPPORT AND ADMINISTRATION

For general support of Indians and administration of Indian property, including pay of employees authorized by continuing or permanent treaty provisions, $2,884,520: Provided, That in the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior, and under such rules and regulations as may be prescribed by him, fees may be collected from individual Indians for services performed for them, and any fees so collected shall be covered into the Treasury of the United States.

Reindeer service: For supervision of reindeer in Alaska and instruction in the care and management thereof, including salaries and travel expenses of employees, purchase, rental, erection, and repair of range cabins, purchase and maintenance of communication and other equipment, and all other necessary miscellaneous expenses, including $3,000 for the purchase and distribution of reindeer, $75,000, to be immediately available, and to remain available until June 30, 1942.

For general support of Indians and administration of Indian property under the jurisdiction of the following agencies, to be paid from the funds held by the United States in trust for the respective tribes, in not to exceed the following sums, respectively:

Arizona: Fort Apache, $66,000; Navajo, $12,500, including all necessary expenses of holding a tribal fair, erection of structures, awards for exhibits and events, feeding of livestock, and labor and materials; Pima (Camp McDowell), $300; San Carlos, $60,000; Truxton Canon, $12,000; in all, $150,800;

California: Mission, $39,900, of which amount $4,000 shall be available for payment of the salary and expenses of an agent employed under a contract approved by the Secretary of the Interior;

Colorado: Consolidated Ute, $60,000 (Southern Ute, $57,000, Ute Mountain, $3,000), together with the unexpended balance of the appropriations under this head for the fiscal year 1940, including the purchase of land, the subjugation thereof, and the construction of improvements thereon;

Florida: Seminole, $2,000, including the purchase of cattle for the establishment of a tribal herd;

Iowa: Sac and Fox, $1,500;

Montana: Flathead, $24,000;

Nevada: Western Shoshone, $3,000;

New Mexico: United Pueblos (Zuni Indians), $4,086;

North Carolina: Cherokee, $8,000;

Oklahoma, Seminole: The unexpended balance of the appropriation of $7,787 from tribal funds of the Seminole Indians, Oklahoma, contained in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1940, for reconstruction of a community house is hereby continued available for the same purposes until June 30, 1941;

Oregon: Klamath, $125,760, of which not to exceed $4,500 shall be available for fees and expenses of an attorney or firm of attorneys selected by the tribe and employed under a contract approved by the Secretary of the Interior in accordance with existing law, and not to exceed $30,000 shall be available for the construction and equipment of a nurses' home and a nurse's dwelling;

South Dakota: Sisseton, $7,000, including the construction of an

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agricultural building and the purchase of land, title to such lands to be taken in the name of the United States in trust for the Sisseton and Wahpeton Indians;

Utah: Uintah and Ouray, $10,000, of which amount not to exceed $3,000 shall be available for the payment of an agent employed under a contract approved by the Secretary of the Interior;

Washington: Puyallup, $1,300 for upkeep of the Puyallup Indian cemetery; Taholah, $11,500 (Makah, $9,500; Quinaielt, $2,000); Yakima, $680; Tulalip, $1,000; Swinomish, $500; in all, $14,980;

Wisconsin: Keshena, $78,100, including $20,000 for monthly allowances, under such rules and regulations as the Secretary of the Interior may prescribe, to old and indigent members of the Menominee Tribe who reside with relatives or friends, and $5,200 for the compensation and expenses of an attorney or firm of attorneys employed by the tribe under a contract approved by the Secretary of the Interior in accordance with existing law: Provided, That not to exceed $6,000 shall be available from the funds of the Menominee Indians for the payment of salaries and expenses of the chairman, secretary, and interpreters of the Menominee general council and members of the Menominee Advisory Council and tribal delegates when engaged on business of the tribe at rates to be determined by the Menominee general council and approved by the Commissioner of Indian Affairs;

In all, not to exceed $529,126.

Relief of Chippewa Indians in Minnesota (tribal funds): Not to exceed $40,000 of the principal sum on deposit to the credit of the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota, arising under section 7 of the Act entitled "An Act for the relief and civilization of the Chippewa Indians in the State of Minnesota", approved January 14, 1889 (25 Stat. 645), may be expended, in the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior, in aiding indigent Chippewa Indians including boarding-home care of pupils attending public or high schools.

Relief of needy Indians: For the relief of Indians in need of assistance, including cash grants; the purchase of subsistence supplies, clothing, and household goods; medical, burial, housing, transportation, and all other necessary expenses, $100,000, payable from funds on deposit to the credit of the particular tribe concerned: Provided, That expenditures hereunder may be made without regard to section 3709, United States Revised Statutes, or to the Act of May 27, 1930 (46 Stat. 391), as amended.

Expenses of tribal officers, Five Civilized Tribes, Oklahoma (tribal funds): For the current fiscal year money may be expended from the tribal funds of the Choctaw, Chickasaw, Creek, and Seminole Tribes for equalization of allotments, per capita, and other payments authorized by law to individual members of the respective tribes, salaries and contingent expenses of the governor of the Chickasaw Nation and chief of the Choctaw Nation, one mining trustee for the Choctaw and Chickasaw Nations, at salaries of $3,000 each for the said governor, said chief, and said mining trustee, chief of the Creek Nation at $600 and one attorney each for the Choctaw and Chickasaw Tribes employed under contract approved by the President under existing law: Provided, That the expenses of the above-named officials shall be determined and limited by the Commissioner of Indian Affairs at not to exceed $2,500 each.

Support of Osage Agency and pay of tribal officers, Oklahoma (tribal funds): For the support of the Osage Agency, and for necessary expenses in connection with oil and gas production on the Osage Reservation, Oklahoma, including pay of necessary employees, the tribal attorney and his stenographer, one special attorney in tax and other matters, and pay of tribal officers; payment of damages to individual allottees; repairs to buildings, rent of quarters for employ-

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ees, traveling expenses, printing, telegraphing, and telephoning, and purchase, repair, and operation of automobiles, $184,080, payable from funds held by the United States in trust for the Osage Tribe of Indians in Oklahoma: Provided, That not more than $1,800 may be used for the employment of a curator for the Osage Museum, which employee shall be an Osage Indian and shall be appointed without regard to civil-service laws and regulations upon the recommendation of the Osage tribal council: Provided further, That this appropriation shall be available, for traveling and other expenses, including not to exceed $5 per diem in lieu of subsistence, and not to exceed 5 cents per mile for use of personally owned automobiles, of members of the tribal council and other members of the tribe, when engaged on tribal business, including visits to the District of Columbia when duly authorized or approved in advance by the Commissioner of Indian Affairs.

The unexpended balance of the appropriation of Choctaw Tribal funds contained in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1940, for the relief of needy Choctaw Indians shall continue available until expended, and any revenue derived from the rehabilitation projects operated thereunder shall be available for such purposes as may be recommended by the chief of the Choctaw Nation, and approved by the superintendent of the Five Civilized Tribes Agency.

Expenses of tribal councils or committees thereof (tribal funds): For traveling and other expenses of members of tribal councils, business committees, or other tribal organizations, when engaged on business of the tribes, including supplies and equipment, not to exceed $5 per diem in lieu of subsistence, and not to exceed 5 cents per mile for use of personally owned automobiles, and including not more than $25,000 for visits to Washington, District of Columbia, when duly authorized or approved in advance by the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, $50,000, payable from funds on deposit to the credit of the particular tribe interested: Provided, That, except for the Navajo Tribe, not more than $5,000 shall be expended from the funds of any one tribe or band of Indians for the purposes herein specified: Provided further, That no part of this appropriation shall be available for expenses of members of tribal councils, business committees, or other tribal organizations, when in Washington, for more than a thirty-day period, unless the Secretary of the Interior shall in writing approve a longer period.

Expenses of attorneys, Makah Reservation, Washington (tribal funds): Not to exceed $1,700 of the funds on deposit to the credit of the Makah Indians, Washington, is hereby made available for the fiscal years 1940 and 1941 for payment of the compensation and expenses of an attorney employed by the Makah Tribe under a contract executed October 4, 1939, and approved by the Secretary of the Interior in accordance with law.

ROADS AND BRIDGES

For maintenance and repair of that portion of the Gallup-Shiprock Highway within the Navajo Reservation, New Mexico, including the purchase of machinery, $20,000, reimbursable: Provided, That other than for supervision and engineering only Indian labor shall be employed for such maintenance and repair work.

For construction, improvement, repair, and maintenance of Indian reservation roads under the provisions of the Acts of May 26, 1928 (25 U. S. C. 318a), June 16, 1936 (49 Stat. 1521), and June 8, 1938 (52 Stat. 633-636), $2,000,000, to be immediately available and to remain available until expended: Provided, That not to exceed $11,200 of the foregoing amount may be expended for personal services in the District of Columbia: Provided further, That not to exceed $100,000 of this appropriation shall be available for purchase, lease, construction,

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or repair of structures for housing road materials, supplies, and equipment, and for quarters for road crews but the cost of any structure erected hereunder shall not exceed $7,500.

CONSTRUCTION AND REPAIR

For the construction, repair, or rehabilitation of school, agency, hospital, or other buildings and utilities, including the purchase of land and the acquisition of easements or rights-of-way when necessary, and including the purchase of furniture, furnishings, and equipment, as follows:

Alaska: Day-school facilities and quarters, $20,000;
Carson, Nevada: Quarters, $26,000;
Cheyenne and Arapahoe, Oklahoma: Improvements to utilities, $35,000;
Cheyenne River, South Dakota: Quarters, $15,000;
Choctaw, Mississippi: General repairs and improvements, $19,000;
Colorado River, Arizona: General repairs and improvements, $14,000;
Colville, Washington: General repairs and improvements, $10,000;
Consolidated Ute, Colorado: Improvements to utilities, $5,500; quarters, $19,000;
Crow, Montana: General repairs and improvements, $6,000;
Crow Creek, South Dakota: Quarters, $35,000;
Five Civilized Tribes, Oklahoma: Improvements to water system, Jones Academy, $31,500; improvements to water system, Talihina Sanatorium, $27,500;
Flathead, Montana: Quarters, $5,000;
Fort Belknap, Montana: General repairs and improvements, $15,000; quarters, $7,500;
Fort Berthold, North Dakota: Quarters, $5,000;
Fort Totten, North Dakota: Quarters, $7,500; shop building and garage, $10,000;
Haskell, Kansas: Improvements to utilities, $10,000;
Hopi, Arizona: School facilities, $125,000;
Kiowa, Oklahoma: Nurse aides' dormitory facilities, $40,000; Fort Sill, quarters, $7,500; dairy barn, $15,000; shop building, $20,000;
Mission, California: Quarters, $7,000;
Navajo, Arizona: Quarters, $11,500;
Northern Idaho, Idaho: Quarters, $10,000;
Pipestone, Minnesota: Improvements to utility system, $22,500;
Red Lake, Minnesota: Quarters, $5,000;
Rocky Boy, Montana: Improvements to utilities, $15,000;
Shawnee Sanatorium, Oklahoma: Building for semiambulant women patients, $25,000, together with the unexpended balance of the appropriation for the fiscal year 1940 for remodeling women's semiambulant building;
Sherman, California: Improvements to utilities, $25,000;
Standing Rock, North Dakota: Quarters, $7,500;
Tacoma, Washington: Sanatorium and general hospital plant, $400,000, and in addition thereto the Secretary of the Interior may incur obligations and enter into a contract or contracts not exceeding the total amount of $895,000, and his action in so doing shall be deemed a contractual obligation of the Federal Government for the payment of the cost thereof, and appropriations hereafter made for continuing construction of the project shall be available for the purpose of discharging the obligation or obligations so created: Provided, That not to exceed $228,525 may be used to acquire from the Puyallup Tribe of Indians the land and improvements now constituting the Tacoma Indian Sanatorium as authorized by the Act of August 11, 1939 (53 Stat. 1405);

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Tongue River, Montana: Quarters, $5,000;
Uintah and Ouray, Utah: Quarters, $10,000;
Umatilla, Oregon: General repairs and improvements, $3,500;
Western Shoshone, Nevada: Quarters, $35,000;

For administrative expenses, including personal services in the District of Columbia and elsewhere; not to exceed $2,500 for printing and binding; purchase of periodicals, directories, and books of reference; purchase and operation of motor-propelled passenger-carrying vehicles; traveling expenses of employees; rent of office and storage space; telegraph and telephone tolls; and all other necessary expenses not specifically authorized herein, $110,000; in all, $1,223,000, to be immediately available and to remain available until completion of the projects when the unobligated balances shall revert to the general fund of the Treasury: Provided, That not to exceed 10 per centum of the amount of any specific authorization may be transferred, in the discretion of the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, to the amount of any other specific authorization, but no limitation shall be increased more than 10 per centum by any such transfer: Provided further, That the unexpended balances of appropriations made available under this head in the Interior Department Appropriation Acts, fiscal years 1939 and 1940, the Urgent Deficiency and Supplemental Appropriation Act, fiscal years 1939 and 1940, and the Third Deficiency Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1939, shall continue available until completion of the projects when the unobligated balances shall revert to the general fund of the Treasury: Provided further, That the appropriation contained in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, fiscal year 1939, for the construction of a central heating plant, and rehabilitation of distribution lines at Chilocco, Oklahoma, shall be available also for the construction of a print shop.

ANNUITIES AND PER CAPITA PAYMENTS

For fulfilling treaties with Senecas of New York: For permanent annuity in lieu of interest on stock (Act of February 19, 1831, 4 Stat. 442), $6,000.

For fulfilling treaties with Six Nations of New York: For permanent annuity, in clothing and other useful articles (article 6, treaty of November 11, 1794), $4,500.

For fulfilling treaties with Choctaws, Oklahoma: For permanent annuity (article 2, treaty of November 16, 1805, and article 13, treaty of June 22, 1855), $3,000; for permanent annuity for support of light horsemen (article 13, treaty of October 18, 1820, and article 13, treaty of June 22, 1855), $600; for permanent annuity for support of blacksmith (article 6, treaty of October 18, 1820, and article 9, treaty of January 20, 1825, and article 13, treaty of June 22, 1855), $600; for permanent annuity for education (article 2, treaty of January 20, 1825, and article 13, treaty of June 22, 1855), $6,000; for permanent annuity for iron and steel (article 9, treaty of January 20, 1825, and article 13, treaty of June 22, 1855), $320; in all, $10,520.

For fulfilling treaties with Pawnees, Oklahoma: For permanent annuity (article 2, treaty of September 24, 1857, and article 3, agreement of November 23, 1892), $30,000.

For payment of Sioux benefits to Indians of the Sioux reservations, as authorized by the Act of March 2, 1889 (25 Stat. 895), as amended, $225,000.

For payment of interest on moneys held in trust for the several Indian tribes, as authorized by various Acts of Congress, $775,000.

Appropriations herein made for the support of Indians and administration of Indian property, the support of schools, including nonreservation boarding schools and for conservation of health among Indians shall be available for the purchase of supplies, materials, and repair parts, for storage in and distribution from central warehouses, ga-

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rages, and shops, and for the maintenance and operation of such warehouses, garages, and shops, and said appropriations shall be reimbursed for services rendered or supplies furnished by such warehouses, garages, or shops to any activity of the Indian Service.

Appropriations made for the Indian Service for the fiscal year 1941 shall be available for travel expenses of employees on official business; for travel expenses and the cost of packing, crating, drayage, and transportation of personal effects of employees upon permanent change of station with or without a change in official position; for the purchase of ice, and for the purchase of rubber boots for official use of employees.

The appropriations available for expenditure for the benefit of the natives of Alaska may be used for the payment of traveling expenses of new appointees from Seattle, Washington, to their posts of duty in Alaska, and of traveling expenses, packing, crating, and transportation (including drayage) of personal effects of employees upon permanent change of station within Alaska, under regulations to be prescribed by the Secretary of the Interior.

GEOLOGICAL SURVEY

Mineral leasing: For the enforcement of the provisions of the Acts of October 20, 1914 (48 U. S. C. 435), October 2, 1917 (30 U. S. C. 141), February 25, 1920 (30 U. S. C. 181), as amended, and March 4, 1921 (48 U. S. C. 444), and other Acts relating to the mining and recovery of minerals on Indian and public lands and naval petroleum reserves; and for every other expense incident thereto, including supplies, equipment, expenses of travel and subsistence, the construction, maintenance, and repair of necessary camp buildings and appurtenances thereto, $315,000, of which amount not to exceed $65,000 may be expended for personal services in the District of Columbia.

NATIONAL PARK SERVICE

Roads and Trails, National Park Service: For the construction, reconstruction, and improvement of roads and trails, inclusive of necessary bridges, in the national parks, monuments, and other areas administered by the National Park Service, including the Boulder Dam National Recreational Area, and other areas authorized to be established as national parks and monuments, and national park and monument approach roads authorized by the Act of January 31, 1931 (16 U. S. C. 8a and 8b), as amended, including the roads from Glacier Park Station through the Blackfeet Indian Reservation to various points in the boundary line of the Glacier National Park and the international boundary, $2,125,000, to be immediately available and to remain available until expended: Provided, That not to exceed $60,000 of the amount herein appropriated may be expended for personal services in the District of Columbia during the fiscal year 1941: Provided further, That in addition to the amount herein appropriated the Secretary of the Interior may also approve projects, incur obligations, and enter into contracts for additional work not exceeding a total of $3,000,000 and his action in so doing shall be deemed a contractual obligation of the Federal Government for the payment of the cost thereof and appropriations hereafter made for the construction, reconstruction, and improvement of roads and trails shall be considered available for the purpose of discharging the obligation so created: Provided further, That no part of this appropriation or contract authorization shall be available for road construction in the

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Kings Canyon National Park, California, except on the floor of the canyon of the south fork of the Kings River.

BUREAU OF FISHERIES

Construction of fish screens: For construction, operation, and maintenance, in cooperation with the Bureau of Reclamation and the Bureau of Indian Affairs, or either, of fish screens and ladders on Federal irrigation projects, and for the conduct of investigations and surveys, the preparation of designs, and supervision of construction of such screens and ladders; and for determining the requirements for fishways and other fish protective devices at dams constructed under licenses issued by the Federal Power Commission in accordance with the provisions of the Federal Water Power Act (16 U. S. C. 791), $11,500, of which not to exceed $6,400 may be expended for the pay of permanent employees.

SAINT ELIZABETHS HOSPITAL

For support, clothing, and treatment in Saint Elizabeths Hospital for the Insane of insane persons from the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, insane inmates of the National Home for Disabled Volunteer Soldiers, persons charged with or convicted of crimes against the United States who are insane, all persons who have become insane since their entry into the military and naval services of the United States, insane civilians in the quartermaster service of the Army, insane persons transferred from the Canal Zone who have been admitted to the hospital and who are indigent, American citizens legally adjudged insane in the Dominion of Canada whose legal residence in one of the States, Territories, or the District of Columbia it has been impossible to establish, insane beneficiaries of the United States Employees' Compensation Commission, insane beneficiaries of the United States Veterans' Administration, and insane Indian beneficiaries of the Bureau of Indian Affairs.

Approved, June 18, 1940.


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