INDIAN AFFAIRS: LAWS AND TREATIES

Vol. VI, Laws     (Compiled from February 10, 1939 to January 13, 1971)

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PUBLIC LAWS OF THE SEVENTY-SIXTH CONGRESS, FIRST SESSION, 1939.
Chap. 29  | Chap. 1 | Chap. 10 | Chap. 11 | Chap. 17 | Chap. 18 | Chap. 20 | Chap. 21 | Chap. 22 | Chap. 107 | Chap. 119 | Chap. 154 | Chap. 156 | Chap. 185 | Chap. 203 | Chap. 208 | Chap. 210 | Chap. 235 | Chap. 248 | Chap. 252 | Chap. 253 | Chap. 254 | Chap. 272 | Chap. 384 | Chap. 387 | Chap. 431 | Chap. 440 | Chap. 483 | Chap. 519 | Chap. 552 | Chap. 607 | Chap. 633 | Chap. 634 | Chap. 662 | Chap. 687 | Chap. 695

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Chapter 235
June 21, 1939 [H. R. 3367] |  [Public, No. 147] 53 Stat. 851

AN ACT
To define the status of certain lands purchased for the Choctaw Indians, Mississippi.

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Chap. 235 Choctaw Indians of Mississippi. Status of certain lands purchased for,defined.
40 Stat. 573.

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Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That title to all lands purchased by the United States for the benefit of the Choctaw Indians of Mississippi, under authority contained in the Act of May 25, 1918 (40 Stat. L., 573), and similar subsequent Acts, not under contract for resale to Choctaw Indians, or on which existing contracts of resale may hereafter be canceled, is hereby declared to be in the United States in trust for such Choctaw Indians of one-half or more Indian blood, resident in Mississippi, as shall be designated by the Secretary of the Interior.

Approved, June 21, 1939.


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