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Section 30 of Order 2508, as amended, is further amended by the addition under paragraph (a) of a new subparagraph to read as follows:
Authority under specific acts.
(a) In addition to any authority delegated elsewhere in this order, the Commissioner of Indian Affairs, except as provided in paragraph (b) of this section, is authorized to perform the functions and exercise the authority vested in the Secretary of the Interior by the following acts or portions of acts or any acts amendatory thereof:
(43) Sections 3(b) and 4 of the Act of August 8, 1968 (82 Stat. 663), which authorizes the purchase of lands within the Badlands Air Force Gunnery Range by the former Indian and non-Indian owners; the acquisition by former Indian owners of life estates in national monument lands formerly owned by them; the acquisition of lieu lands when lands formerly owned by them are not available or are not desired by them for reacquisition; and provides for conveyance of title to the former owners.
HOLLIS M. DOLE,
Acting Secretary of the Interior.