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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:
(51) The approval of procedures established by the officially recognized tribal spokesman and/or governing entity for the popular selection by the respective tribes of a principal chief of the Cherokee, Choctaw, Creek, and Seminole Tribes of Oklahoma and a governor of the Chicakasaw Tribe of Oklahoma, pursuant to the Act of October 22, 1970, Public Law 91-495.
ROGERS C. B. MORTON,
Secretary of the Interior.