Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 429||First Deficiency Act 1923. Deficiency appropriations.|
|Chap. 429||Interior Department.|
|Chap. 429||Indian Affairs.|
|Chap. 429||Rapid City, S. Dak. Rebuilding school dormitory.|
|Chap. 429||Tomah, Wis.
Rebuilding etc.; school.
42 Stat., 830. Ante, 362.
|Chap. 429||Lake Andes, S. Dak.
Constructing spillway, etc.
42 Stat., 990. Ante, 365.
|Chap. 429||Judgments, Court of Claims.|
|Chap. 429||Payment of.|
|Chap. 429||Robert L. Owen and associates. Mississippi Choctaw Indians fund.|
|Sec. 2||Audited claims.|
|Sec. 2||Payment of, certified by General Accounting Office.
42 Stat., 23; 18 Stat., 110.
|Sec. 2||23 Stat., 254.|
|Sec. 2||Interior Department.|
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 ending June 30, 1922, and prior fiscal years, and for other purposes, namely:
Rapid City Indian School, Rapid City, South Dakota: For rebuilding and refurnishing the boys’ dormitory at the Rapid City Indian School, Rapid City, South Dakota, which dormitory was recently destroyed by fire, fiscal year 1923, $50,000.
Tomah Indian School, Tomah, Wisconsin: For rebuilding and refurnishing the school building at the Tomah Indian School, Tomah, Wisconsin, recently destroyed by fire, in accordance with the provisions of the Act of August 24, 1922 (Public, Numbered two hundred and eighty-nine, Sixty-seventh Congress, second session), fiscal year 1923, $50,000.
Spillway and drainage ditch, Lake Andes, South Dakota: For the construction of a spillway and drainage ditch to lower and maintain the level of Lake Andes, South Dakota, in accordance with the Act entitled (An Act providing for the construction of a spillway and drainage ditch to lower and maintain the level of Lake Andes, South Dakota,( approved September 21, 1922, $50,000, or so much thereof as may be necessary, to be made immediately available.
For payment of the judgments rendered by the Court of Claims and reported to Congress during the present session in Senate Document Numbered 256, namely:
The Secretary of the Interior is hereby authorized to pay to Robert L. Owen and associates, who are plaintiffs in the case of Wirt K. Winton, administrator of Charles F. Winton, deceased, and others against Jack Amos, and others, in case Numbered 29821, the sum of
$175,000 out of any funds now or hereafter due the Mississippi Choctaws under the judgment of the Court of Claims rendered on June 12, 1922, in favor of the above-cited plaintiffs against the Mississippi Choctaws; meeting the deficiency out of the reserve for unpaid Choctaw per capita funds and reimbursing the same out of the funds hereafter due said Mississippi Choctaws per capita.
That for the payment of the following claims, certified to be due by the General Accounting Office under appropriations the balances of which have been exhausted or carried to the surplus fund under the provisions of section 5 of the Act of June 20, 1874, and under appropriations heretofore treated as permanent, being for the service of the fiscal year 1920 and prior years, unless otherwise stated, and which have been certified to Congress under section 2 of the Act of July 7, 1884, as fully set forth in Senate Document Numbered 254, reported to Congress at its present session, there is appropriated as follows:
For increase of compensation, Indian Service, $216.49.
For Indian schools, support, $35.31.
For Indian school and agency buildings, $505.18.
For Indian school transportation, $5.33.
For industrial work and care of timber, $20.73.
For purchase and transportation of Indian supplies, $5,794.30.
For pay of Indian police, $26.36.
For general expenses, Indian Service, $27.36.
For industry among Indians, $41.11.
For suppressing contagious diseases among live stock of Indians, $151.
For water supply for stock and increasing grazing range on unallotted Indian lands, $3,336.30.
For Indian school, Fort Bidwell, California, $300.
For Indian school, Greenville, California, $41.10.
For support of Indians, Blackfeet Agency, Montana, $584.14.
For highway from Mesa Verde National Park to Gallup, New Mexico, $330.51.
For education, Sioux Nation, South Dakota, $119.13.
For Indian school, Tomah, Wisconsin, repairs and improvements, $22.18.
Approved, September 22, 1922.