Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904.
|Chap. 246||Act for the sale of lands of Miami Indians, Kansas, amended by extending time of purchase to one year.
1882, c. 144, ante, p. 197.
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section two of an act entitled An act to provide for the sale of the lands of the Miami Indians in Kansas, approved May fifteenth, eighteen hundred and eighty-two, be, and the same hereby is amended so as to read as follows, viz:
SEC. 2.That all lands not purchased by said settlers at the expiration of one year from the date of this act, together with all the
unoccupied and unallotted lands of the Miami Indians, shall be offered at public sale in the usual manner, under the direction of the Secretary of the Interior, at not less than the appraised value,a notice of said sale to be given by public advertisement of not less than sixty days in three newspapers having general circulation in the State of Kansas; and any tract or tracts not then sold, together with such as may be hereafter purchased by said settlers but wherein default may be made in the payment of any portion of the purchase money, or the interest thereon, as herein provided, shall be thereafter subject to private entry at the appraised value of the same.
Approved, June 27, 1882.