Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 163||Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, N. Dak. Purchasers of lots in Sanish townsite in former, to have excess payments therefor refunded.|
|Chap. 163||Proviso. Time limit for applications.|
|Sec. 2||Payment authorized from tribal trust fund.|
|Sec. 2||36 Stat., 458, vol. 3, 465.|
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 certify to the Secretary of the Treasury the difference between the amounts paid by purchasers of the lots in the townsite of Sanish, within the former Fort Berthold Indian Reservation, North Dakota, and the price fixed as result of reappraisal by the Secretary of the Interior of August 11, 1922, in all cases whether patents had or had not issued at the time of the reappraisal of the lots: Provided, That the purchasers or their legal representatives apply for repayment of such amounts within two years from the passage of this Act.
Upon receipt of the certificate from the Secretary of the Interior, the Secretary of the Treasury is hereby authorized and directed to make payment to such purchasers out of the funds held in trust for the Fort Berthold Indians under the Act of Congress approved June 1, 1910, and issue his warrant in settlement thereof.
Approved, February 9, 1925.