Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 313||Stevens and Ferry Counties, Wash.
Payment directed of local taxes to, on Colville Indian allotments.
27 Stat., 63, vol. I, 441.
|Chap. 313||Proviso. Deductions of sums paid for Indian tuition.|
|Chap. 313||Excess of other rates.|
|Sec. 2||Amount authorized for payment.|
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 and directed to pay to Stevens and Ferry Counties, in the State of Washington, as taxes claimed by said counties under section 2 of the Act of July 1, 1892, relating to the payment of local taxes on allotted Colville Indian
lands, the following sums, to wit: To Stevens County, $44,309.67; to Ferry County, $71,458: Provided, That there may be deducted from said amounts by the Secretary of the Interior such sum or sums as he may find have been paid to said counties for Indian tuition; also the excess, if any, where the rate based on the value of Indian allotments may be found to be in excess of the rate on taxable land.
That there is hereby authorized to be appropriated out of any money in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, $115,767.67 or so much thereof as may be necessary, for the payment of said sums to said counties, as provided in the foregoing section.1
Approved, June 7, 1924.