Washington : Government Printing Office
|Chap. 443||Methodist Church. Use of certain land.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That with the consent of the authorized tribal authorities of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, the Secretary of the Interior is authorized to issue a license to the Methodist Church to use from two to four acres of tribal land on the Cherokee Indian Reservation, North Carolina, for so long a time as such land may be used for church purposes, including the construction of a church building and a parsonage. The license shall be issued by the Secretary of the Interior or his authorized representative upon such terms and conditions as may be mutually agreeable to the parties, and may be revoked only if and when the land ceases to be used for the purposes for which said license is issued.
Approved, August 1, 1947.