INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

Vol. V, Laws     (Compiled from December 22, 1927 to June 29, 1938)

Compiled and edited by Charles J. Kappler. Washington : Government Printing Office, 1941.


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PUBLIC ACTS OF THE SEVENTY-THIRD CONGRESS, SECOND SESSION, 1934
Chap. 15  |  Chap. 38  |  Chap. 43  |  Chap. 46  |  Chap. 55  |  Chap. 89  |  Chap. 93  |  Chap. 102  |  Chap. 104  |  Chap. 146  |  Chap. 147  |  Chap. 169  |  Chap. 221  |  Chap. 223  |  Chap. 319  |  Chap. 320  |  Chap. 321  |  Chap. 323  |  Chap. 337  |  Chap. 364  |  Chap. 394  |  Chap. 407  |  Chap. 442  |  Chap. 521  |  Chap. 539  |  Chap. 540  |  Chap. 548  |  Chap. 549  |  Chap. 568  |  Chap. 570  |  Chap. 573  |  Chap. 576  |  Chap. 586  |  Chap. 648  |  Chap. 664  |  Chap. 688  |  Chap. 690  |  Chap. 749  |  Chap. 756  |  Chap. 758  |  Chap. 846  |  Chap. 865

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Chapter 568
June 18, 1934. | [S. 1735.] 48 Stat., 979.

An Act to amend an Act approved May 14, 1926 (44 Stat. 555), entitled "An Act authorizing the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota to submit claims to the Court of Claims"2

Margin Notes
Chap. 568 Chippewa Indians of Minnesota.
44 Stat., 555, amended, vol. 4. 546.
Chap. 568 Adjudication of claims of, against United States.
Chap. 568 25 Stat., 642, vol. 1, 301.
Chap. 568 Plaintiffs to include all who are entitled to share in final disposition of permanent fund.
Chap. 568 Provisos. Determining rolls for distributing Indian funds.
Chap. 568 Individual claims not admitted.
Chap. 568 Qualifications to such enrollment.

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Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That section 1 of an Act approved May 14, 1926 (44 Stat. 555), be, and the same is hereby, amended to read as follows:

"SECTION 1. That jurisdiction be, and is hereby, conferred upon the Court of Claims, with right of appeal to the Supreme Court

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of the United States by either party as in other cases, notwithstanding the lapse of time or statute of limitations, to hear, examine, and adjudicate and render judgment in any and all legal and equitable claims arising under or growing out of the Act of January 14, 1889 (25 Stat. L. 642), or arising under or growing out of any subsequent Act of Congress in relation to Indian Affairs which said Chippewa Indians of Minnesota may have against the United States, which claims have not heretofore been determined and adjudicated on their merits by the Court of Claims or the Supreme Court of the United States. In any such suit or suits the plaintiffs, the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota, shall be considered as including and representing all those entitled to share in the final distribution of the permanent fund provided for by section 7 of the Act of January 14, 1889 (25 Stat. L. 642), and the agreements entered into thereunder: Provided, That nothing herein shall be construed to affect the powers of the Secretary of the Interior to determine the roll or rolls of the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota for the purpose of making any distribution of the permanent Chippewa fund or of the interest accruing thereon or of the proceeds of any judgments: Provided further, That nothing herein shall be construed to authorize the submission to the Court of Claims for determination of any individual claim or claims to enrollment with the Chippewa Indians of Minnesota or to share in the interest or principal of the permanent Chippewa fund or in any funds hereafter acquired: Provided further, That the qualifications necessary to such enrollment shall not be changed or affected in any manner by the provisions of this Act.

Approved, June 18, 1934.


2301 U.S., 358; 305 U.S. 483; 307 U.S.2. 87 Ct. Cls. 1; 88 Ct. Cls., 1.


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