Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1929.
|Chap. 226||First Deficiency Act, 1927.|
|Chap. 226||Interior Department.|
|Chap. 226||Indian Affairs Bureau.|
|Chap. 226||Fort Peck Indians, Mont.
Visits of tribal delegates to Washington, D. C.
44 Stat., 498; ante, 462.
35 Stat., 563, vol. 3, 377.
|Chap. 226||Timber preservation on reservations.|
|Chap. 226||Support, etc., of specified Agency Indians in Oregon and Washington.|
|Chap. 226||Additional, from trust funds.
44 Stat., 474, 475; ante, 502.
|Chap. 226||Credit allowed for suppressing forest fires.|
|Chap. 226||Interior Department.|
|Chap. 226||Audited Claims.|
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 urgent deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and prior fiscal years, and to provide urgent supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, and for other purposes, namely:
For carrying out the provisions of the public resolution entitled "Joint resolution authorizing expenditures from the Fort Peck 4 per centum fund for visits of tribal delegates to Washington," approved May 10, 1926, $5,000, to remain available until June 30, 1928, and to be paid from the Fort Peck 4 per centum fund created under the Act of May 30, 1908 (Thirty-fifth Statutes, page 558).
For an additional amount for the purposes of preserving living and growing timber on Indian reservations and allotments, including the same objects specified under this head in the Interior Department appropriation Act for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927, $35,000.
For support and civilization of Indians under the Klamath Agency in Oregon, $6,342.53; the Colville Agency in Washington, $44,946.35; and the Yakima Agency in Washington, $4,000; in all, $55,288.88, to be paid from the funds held by the United States in trust for the respective tribes, the same being in addition to the tribal funds allowed for expenditure at the agencies named by the Interior Department appropriation Act for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1927 (Forty-fourth Statutes, page 475); and credit shall be allowed in the settlement of accounts of disbursing officers of the Department of the Interior for emergency expenditures already made from tribal funds for suppression of forest fires on the Klamath, Colville, and the Yakima Reservations.
For general expenses, Indian Service, $66.
For purchase and transportation of Indian supplies, $11.46.
For suppressing liquor traffic among Indians, $180.36.
For lands and improvements for Choctaws in Mississippi, $480.
For industrial work and care of timber, $45.
For maintenance and operation, waterworks, Papago Indian villages, Arizona, $38.22.
For maintenance and operation, pumping plants, San Xavier Reservation, Arizona (reimbursable), $5.60.
For irrigation system, Fort Hall Reservation and ceded lands, Idaho, $45.25.
For Indian schools: Support, $3,186.49.
For Indian school, Greenville, California: Repairs and improvements, $149.54.
For Indian school, Riverside, California, $1.53.
For Indian school, Tomah, Wisconsin, $4.50.
For Indian school, Wahpeton, North Dakota, $5.50.
For relieving distress and prevention, and so forth, of diseases among Indians, $85.97.
For support of Indians in Arizona, $479.45.
For support of Sioux of different tribes; subsistence and civilization, South Dakota, $3.50.
Approved, February 28, 1927.