Washington : Government Printing Office
|Chap. 99||Blackfeet Reservation, Mont.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the following proviso of section 10 of the Act of June 30, 1919 (41 Stat. 16), "Provided, That of the lands so allotted eighty acres of each allotment shall be designated as a homestead by the allottee and shall be evidenced by a trust patent and shall remain inalienable and non-taxable until Congress shall otherwise direct", be amended to read as follows: "Provided, That of the lands so allotted eighty acres of each allotment shall be designated as a homestead allotment by the allottee, and shall be evidenced by a trust patent, which shall be subject to sale, partition, issuance of patent in fee, or other disposition in accordance with the laws relating to the other allotments on the Blackfeet Reservation and shall be nontaxable as long as held in a trust or restricted status".
The Act of June 2, 1924 (43 Stat. 252, ch. 231) is repealed.
Approved, June 4, 1953.