Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1904.
|Chap. 376||Eastern Cherokee, North Carolina. Payment of taxes.
See note to 1872, c; 157, ante, p. 131.
|Chap. 376||Sales of timber revoked.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized to use so much of the fund to the credit of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians located in the State of North Carolina on the books of the Treasury as may be necessary for the payment annually of taxes upon such of their lands as are held in common, and also for the payment of the taxes that have already accrued, and for which the said lands were sold, together with costs incurred upon conveyance of purchasers of said lands to said Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians.
All orders or provisions for the sale of timber on said lands to pay the accrued taxes and incumbrances on the same are hereby revoked.
Approved, August 4, 1892.