Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 283||Fort Peck Indians.
Expenses of visit of delegations from reservation Indians to Washington
allowed from trust fund.
35 Stat., 563, vol. 3, 377.
|Chap. 283||Object of delegations.|
Resolved by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the sum of $5,000 is hereby authorized to be appropriated out of the Fort Peck 4 per centum fund, created under the Act of May 30, 1908 (Thirty-ifth Statutes at Large, page 558), and held in trust by the United States, such sum to be available until expended, to enable the Secretary of the Interior to pay the necessary expenses incurred in connection with visits to Washington, District of Columbia, by delegations of the Assiniboine and Sioux Indians of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, when duly elected and authorized by councils of said Indians and approved by the Secretary of the Interior, for the purpose of
conferring with attorneys, presenting claims, appearing before committees of Congress, and attending to other tribal matters of such Indians.
Approved, May 10, 1926.