Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 326||Public lands. Second homestead entry allowed if former one in a ceded Indian reservation.|
|Chap. 326||Proviso. Restrictions.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That from and after the passage of this Act any person who has heretofore entered, under the homestead laws, and paid a price equivalent to or greater than $2.50 per acre, lands embraced in a ceded Indian reservation, shall, upon proof of such fact, if otherwise qualified, be entitled to the benefits of the homestead law as though such former entry had not been made: Provided, That the provisions of this Act shall not apply to any person who has failed to pay the full price for his former entry or whose former entry was canceled for fraud.
Approved, February 25, 1925.
(For Act approved February 26, 1925, Chap. 343, 42 Stat., 994, authorizing construction of bridge near Lee Ferry, Ariz., see Appendix, post, 1191.)