Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 211||Crow Indians. Appropriation for additional water rights for, from tribal funds.|
|Chap. 211||Proviso. Limit on price.|
|Chap. 211||Reimbursement to tribe.|
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 be, and he is hereby, authorized to withdraw from the Treasury of the United States the sum of not to exceed $24,000 of any tribal funds on deposit to the credit of the Crow Indians, in the State of Montana, and to expend the same, or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the acquiring of additional water rights for Indian allotments that are irrigable under the Two Leggins Canal, but which have no water rights: Provided, That the amount to be paid for the acquiring of such water rights shall be not to exceed $20 per acre, and that said sum, or such part thereof as may be used for the purpose indicated, shall be reimbursed to the tribe under such rules and regulations as may be prescribed by the Secretary of the Interior.
Approved, June 10, 1922.