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|Chap. 589||First Deficiency Appropriation Act, 1946.|
Ante, p. 324.
|Chap. 589||Sioux Indians, property losses.|
|Chap. 589||Ante, p. 265.|
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 deficiencies in certain appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1946, and for prior fiscal years, to provide supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1946, and for other purposes, namely:
For payment to certain individual Sioux Indians, their heirs or devisees, in full settlement of their claims against the United States for personal property losses, as authorized by the Act of June 30, 1945 (Public Law 97), including payment of attorney fees and other expenses authorized by said Act, $111,630, to remain available as provided in said Act: Provided, That the respective Indian agency superintendents, acting as ex officio guardians, shall have authority to make application for, and to receive, payment of the amounts due the said claimants, their heirs or devisees.
(a) For payment of judgments rendered by the Court of
Claims and reported to the Seventy-ninth Congress in Senate Document
Numbered 114, and House Document Numbered 357, under the following
Interior: Indians, $850;
Approved, December 28, 1945.