Washington : Government Printing Office
|Chap. 488||Klamath County, Oreg.
Appropriation authorized for public-school facilities.
Post, p. 875.
|Chap. 488||Plans and specifications.|
|Chap. 488||Monthly payment.|
|Sec. 2||Recoupment by U.S.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That there is authorized to be appropriated, out of any funds in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, $150,000 for expenditure under the direction of the Secretary of the Interior for the purpose of cooperating with the school board of Klamath County, Oregon, in the construction, extension, and improvement of public-school facilities in Klamath County, to be available to all Indian and non-Indian children without discrimination: Provided, That architectural plans and specifications therefor shall be furnished by the local officials without cost to the Federal Government and subject to the approval of the Secretary of the Interior or his duly authorized representative: And provided further, That payment for work in place should be made monthly by the Secretary of the Interior or his duly authorized representative through the Division of Disbursement, Treasury Department, on properly certified vouchers.
Any amount expended hereunder shall be recouped by the United States within a period of thirty years commencing with the date of occupancy of the building through reducing the annual Federal payments for the education of Indian pupils enrolled in public, elementary, or high schools of the county or by the acceptance of Indian pupils in said schools without cost to the United States; and in computing the amount of recoupment, interest at 3 per centum per annum shall be included on unrecouped balances.
Approved, August 19, 1949.