INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

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PUBLIC LAWS OF THE SEVENTY-NINTH CONGRESS, SECOND SESSION, 1946
Chap. 84 | Chap. 110 | Chap. 143 | Chap. 199 | Chap. 210 | Chap. 247 | Chap. 263 | Chap. 279 | Chap. 378 | Chap. 460 | Chap. 467 | Chap. 475 | Chap. 515 | Chap. 516 | Chap. 529 | Chap. 530 | Chap. 544 | Chap. 591 | Chap. 701 | Chap. 753 | Chap. 754 | Chap. 770 | Chap. 788 | Chap. 802 | Chap. 874 | Chap. 907 | Chap. 917 | Chap. 929 | Chap. 930 | Chap. 933 | Chap. 944 | Chap. 947 | Chap. 959 | Chap. 965

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Chapter 263
May 18, 1946 [H.R. 5890] |  [Public Law 384] 60 Stat. 183

AN ACT
Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1946, and for prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1946, and for other purposes.
Section 203

Margin Notes
Chap. 263 Second Deficiency Appropriation Act, 1946.
Chap. 263 184
Chap. 263 191
Chap. 263 192
59 Stat. 326.
Chap. 263 59 Stat. 327.
Chap. 263 San Carlos Project, Ariz. Post, p. 618.
Chap. 263 48 Stat. 1227. 31 U.S.C. § 725c.
Chap. 263 Flathead Reservation, Mont.
Chap. 263 Supra.
Chap. 263 Crow Reservation, Mont.
Chap. 263 Supra.
Chap. 263 Uintah Reservation, Utah.
Chap. 263 58 Stat. 475.
Chap. 263 48 Stat. 1227. 31 U.S.C. § 725c.
Chap. 263 Yakima Reservation Wash.
Chap. 263 Supra.
Chap. 263 Transfer of equipment, etc., from WRA.
Chap. 263 Sale of building materials to Indian veterans.
Chap. 263 193
Chap. 263 59 Stat. 331.
Chap. 263 Nonreservation boarding schools.
Chap. 263 59 Stat. 334.
Chap. 263 59 Stat. 336.
Chap. 263 194 59 Stat. 337.
Chap. 263 200
Sec. 203 201
Sec. 203 202

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Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the following sums are appropriated, out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, to supply deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1946, and for prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1946, and for other purposes, namely:

TITLE I—GENERAL APPROPRIATIONS

DEPARTMENT OF THE INTERIOR

BUREAU OF INDIAN AFFAIRS

INDUSTRIAL ASSISTANCE AND ADVANCEMENT

Suppressing forest and range fires: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "The suppression or emergency prevention of forest and range fires on or threatening Indian reservations", including the objects specified under this head in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, 1946, $50,000.

IRRIGATION AND DRAINAGE

Maintenance, San Carlos irrigation project, Gila River Reservation, Arizona: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for operation and maintenance of the San Carlos project for the irrigation of lands in the Gila River Indian Reservation, Arizona, $29,000 (operation and maintenance collections) and $23,200 (power revenues), from which total amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

Maintenance, irrigation systems, Flathead Reservation, Montana: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for operation and maintenance of the irrigation and power systems on the Flathead Reservation, Montana, $12,800 (operation and maintenance collections), from which total amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

Improvement and maintenance, irrigation systems, Crow Reservation, Montana (receipt limitation): For an additional amount for improvement, maintenance, and operation of the irrigation systems on the,Crow Reservation, Montana, fiscal year 1946, $21,000, 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.

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Maintenance, irrigation systems, Uintah Reservation, Utah: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1945, for "Continuing operation and maintenance and betterment of the irrigation system. Uncompahgre, Uintah, and White River Utes, Utah", including the objects specified under this head in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, 1945, $3,154.63, 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.

Maintenance, Wapato irrigation and drainage systems, and so forth, Yakima Reservation, Washington: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for operation and maintenance of the Wapato irrigation and drainage system, and auxiliary units thereof, Yakima Indian Reservation, Washington, $16,000 (collections from the water users on the Wapato-Satus, Toppenish-Simcoe, and Ahtanum units), from which total amount expenditures shall not exceed the aggregate receipts covered into the Treasury in accordance with section 4 of the Permanent Appropriation Repeal Act, 1934.

The Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized to transfer from the War Relocation Authority to the Bureau of Indian Affairs, without compensation therefor, equipment, materials, and supplies with an appraised value not exceeding $200,000 from the surplus stores of the Colorado River Relocation Center, located at Poston, Arizona, for use on the Colorado River Indian Reservation, and there is transferred to the Bureau of Indian Affairs, without exchange of funds, such buildings constructed by the War Relocation Authority on the Colorado River and Gila River Indian Reservations as the Secretary of the Interior may determine to be necessary to provide suitable housing for Indian veterans on the Colorado River, Pima, and Papago Indian Reservations, Arizona: Provided, That any building materials transferred to the Bureau of Indian Affairs under this authority shall be sold to Indian veterans at such prices and terms as the Secretary of the Interior may determine to be reasonable, and the amounts received shall be paid into the Treasury as miscellaneous receipts.

EDUCATION

Indian schools, support: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "The support of Indian schools not otherwise provided for", including the objects specified under this head in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, 1946, $200,000.

Indian boarding schools: For additional amounts, fiscal year 1946, for "Support and education of Indian pupils in nonreservation boarding schools", as follows:

Sherman Institute, Riverside, California, $9,625; and the amount available for the support of Indian pupils is hereby increased from "$150,810" to "$160,435"; and the number of pupils from "four hundred" to "four hundred and twenty-five".

Haskell Institute, Lawrence, Kansas, $28,860; and the amount available for the support of Indian pupils is hereby increased from "$188,300" to "$217,160"; and the number of pupils from "five hundred and twelve" to "five hundred and ninety".

Albuquerque, New Mexico, $11,550; and the amount available for the support of Indian pupils is hereby increased from "$127,905" to "$139,455"; and the number of pupils from "three hundred and forty-five" to "three hundred and seventy-five".

Sequoyah Vocational School, near Tahlequah, Oklahoma, $9,625; and the amount available for the support of Indian pupils is hereby increased from "$104,080" to "$113,705"; and the number of pupils from "three hundred" to "three hundred and twenty-five".

Chemawa, Oregon, $9,625; and the amount available for the support of Indian pupils is hereby increased from "$152,905" to "$162,530"; and

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the number of pupils from "four hundred and twenty-five" to "four hundred and fifty".

Flandreau, South Dakota, $23,100; and the amount available for the support of Indian pupils is hereby increased from "$119,475" to "$142;575"; and the number of pupils from "three hundred and fifteen" to "three hundred and seventy-five".

Natives in Alaska: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "Natives in Alaska", including the objects specified under this head in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, 1946, $125,000, to remain available until June 30, 1947.

GENERAL SUPPORT AND ADMINISTRATION

Expenses of tribal councils or committees thereof (tribal funds): For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "Expenses of tribal councils or committees thereof (tribal funds)", including the objects specified under this head in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, 1946, $15,000, payable from funds on deposit to the credit of the particular tribe interested.

CONSTRUCTION AND REPAIR

Employee's quarters, Flathead Reservation, Montana: For the construction of a dwelling, including furnishings and equipment, at the ranger station, Polson, Montana, to replace one destroyed by fire, fiscal year 1946, to remain available until June 30, 1947, $8,000.

ROADS AND BRIDGES

Roads, Indian reservations: For an additional amount, fiscal year 1946, for "Construction, improvement, repair, and maintenance of Indian reservation roads", including the objects specified under this head in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, 1946, $400,000, to remain available until expended.

TITLE II—JUDGMENTS AND AUTHORIZED CLAIMS

JUDGMENTS, UNITED STATES COURT OF CLAIMS

SEC. 203.

(a) For payment of judgments rendered by the Court of Claims and reported to the Seventy-ninth Congress in Senate Document Numbered 160, and House Document Numbered 476, under the following agencies, namely:

Department of the Interior:

Indians, $1,808.73;

Approved, May 18, 1946.


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