INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

Vol. IV, Laws     (Compiled to March 4, 1927)

Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.


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Chapter 215
July 29, 1914. | [H. R. 17824.] 38 Stat., 559.

An Act Making appropriations to supply deficiencies in appropriations for the fiscal ear nineteen hundred and fourteen and for prior years, and for other purposes.
Section 2

Margin Notes
Chap. 215 Deficiencies
appropriations.
Chap. 215 Judgments, Indian depredation claims.
Chap. 215 Payment.
Chap. 215 Deductions.
Chap. 215 28 Stat., 853,vol. 1, 58.
Chap. 215 Reimbursement.
Chap. 215 Proviso.
Chap. 215 Appeal.
Chap. 215 Right of appeal.
Sec. 2 Claims certified by accounting officers.
Sec. 2 18 Stat., 110.
Sec. 2 23 Stat., 254.
Sec. 2 Claims allowed by Auditor for Interior Department.
Sec. 2 Claims allowed by Auditor for Interior Department.
Sec. 2 11 Stat., 611, vol. 2, 796.

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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 appropriations for the fiscal year nineteen hundred and fourteen and for prior years, and for other purposes, namely:

JUDGMENTS IN INDIAN DEPREDATION CLAIMS

For payment of judgments rendered by the Court of Claims in Indian depredation cases, certified to Congress in House Document Numbered One thousand and forty-eight at its present session, $31,189; said judgments to be paid after the deductions required to be made under the provisions of section six of the Act approved March third, eighteen hundred and ninety-one, entitled " An Act to provide for the adjustment and payment of claims arising from Indian depredations," shall have been ascertained and duly certified by the Secretary of the Interior to the Secretary of the Treasury, which certification shall be made as soon as practicable after the passage of this Act, and such deductions shall be made according to the discretion of the Secretary of the Interior, having due regard to the educational and other necessary requirements of the tribe or tribes affected; and the amounts paid shall be reimbursed to the United States at such times and in such proportions as the Secretary of the Interior may decide to be for the interests of the Indian Service: Provided, That no one of said judgments provided in this paragraph shall be paid until the Attorney General shall have certified to the Secretary of the Treasury that there exists no grounds sufficient, in his opinion, to support a motion for a new trial or an appeal of said cause.

None of the judgments contained in this Act shall be paid until the right of appeal shall have expired.

SEC. 2.

That for the payment of the following claims, certified to be due by the several accounting officers of the Treasury Department under appropriations the balances of which have been exhausted or carried to the surplus fund under the provisions of section five of the Act of June twentieth., eighteen hundred and seventy-four, and under appropriations heretofore treated as permanent, being for the service of the fiscal year nineteen hundred and eleven and other years, unless otherwise stated, and which have been certified to Congress under section two of the Act of July seventh, eighteen hundred and eighty-four, as fully set forth in House Document Numbered One thousand

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and forty-seven, reported to Congress at its present session, there is appropriated as follows:

CLAIMS ALLOWED BY THE AUDITOR FOR THE INTERIOR DEPARTMENT.

For Indian schools, support, $12.
For purchase and transportation of Indian supplies, nineteen hundred and thirteen, $26,821.70.
For purchase and transportation of Indian supplies, nineteen Hundred arid twelve, $201.23.
For telegraphing and telephoning, Indian Service, nineteen hundred and thirteen, 56 cents.
For telegraphing, transportation, and so forth, Indian supplies, $24.08.
For support of Sioux of different tribes, subsistence and civilization, South Dakota, $31.07.
For support of Shoshones in Wyoming, nineteen hundred and thirteen, $3.77.
For payment to individual Seminoles, $558.

CLAIMS ALLOWED BY THE AUDITOR FOR THE INTERIOR DEPARTMENT.

For purchase and transportation of Indian supplies, nineteen hundred and thirteen, $42.16.
For telegraphing and telephoning, Indian Service, nineteen hundred and thirteen, $7.82.
For support of Coeur d’Alenes, Idaho, nineteen hundred and thirteen, $3.08.
For indemnity to certain Chickasaw Indians for losses, treaty June twenty-second, eighteen hundred and fifty-five, $5,743.

Approved, July 29, 1914.


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