Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 204||Five Civilized Tribes, Okla.
Allowance of street improvements, etc., in town sites, from funds of.
|Chap. 204||Sewer construction added.
38 Stat., 96, amended, vol. 3, 580.
|Chap. 204||Proviso. Condition.|
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 pay out of any funds of the Creek, Cherokee, Choctaw, Chickasaw, and Seminole Nations on deposit in the Treasury of the United States, the proportionate cost of street paving, construction of sidewalks and sewers abutting on unsold lots belonging to any of said tribes and as may be properly chargeable against said town lots, said payments to be made upon submission of proof to said Secretary of the Interior showing the entire cost of the said street paving, sidewalk, and sewer construction and that said improvement was duly authorized and undertaken in accordance with law: Provided, That the Secretary of the Interior shall be satisfied that the charges made are reasonable and that the lots belonging to the above-mentioned tribes against which the charges were made have been enhanced in value by said improvements to not less than the amount of said charges.
Approved, May 26, 1920.