Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 117||Public lands.
Time extended for payments, by purchasers for Cheyenne and Arapahoe Reservation, Okla., ceded lands.
|Chap. 117||36 Stat., 533, vol. 3, 466.|
|Chap. 117||Proviso. All interest to be paid.|
|Chap. 117||Entry forfeited if payments not made.|
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 and directed to grant to purchasers of land in the former Cheyenne and Arapahoe Indian Reservation, Oklahoma, sold in the year nineteen hundred and ten, under the Act of Congress approved June seventeenth, nineteen hundred and ten, (Thirty-sixth Statutes at Large, page five hundred and thirty-three), a further extension of time to make payment; the unpaid portion of the purchase price shall be divided into five equal portions, one portion to be due November fifteenth, nineteen hundred and eighteen, and one portion thereof November fifteenth of each of the four succeeding years, interest to be paid annually on each installment or portion at the rate of five per centum per annum: Provided, That interest due under existing law granting extensions of time must be paid up to November fifteenth, nineteen hundred and sixteen, within ninety days from the passage of this Act: Provided further, That failure to pay any installment, as well as the interest thereon, as the same becomes due, as herein provided, will forfeit the entry and the same shall be canceled, and any and all payments previously made shall be forfeited.
Approved, February 23, 1917.