Washington : Government Printing Office
|Chap. 935||Supplemental Appropriation Act, 1955.|
|Chap. 935||5 U. S. C. 1001 note.|
|Chap. 935||Ante, p. 364.|
|Chap. 935||Ante, p. 364.|
|Chap. 935||Ante, p. 453.|
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 supplemental appropriations (this Act may be cited as the "Supplemental Appropriation Act, 1955") for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1955, and for other purposes, namely:
For an additional amount for "Health, education, and welfare services", $1,180,000.
For an additional amount for "Resources management", $100,000, and this amount may be transferred to and merged with the appropriation for "Office of the Solicitor", in addition to any other amounts authorized to be so transferred: Provided, That hearing officers appointed for Indian probate work need not be appointed pursuant to the Administrative Procedure Act (60 Stat. 237), as amended.
For an additional amount for "Construction", $6,931,000, to remain available until expended: Provided, That $3,000,000 of the foregoing amount shall be available to provide financial assistance to public school districts for the construction and equipment of public school
facilities for Navajo Indian children from reservation areas not included in such districts; and $31,000 shall be for the payment of the excess value of land, water rights, and irrigation structures to be received by the Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe of Indians of the Pyramid Lake Indian Reservation in exchange for tribal lands of said tribe located in the State of Nevada: Provided, That title to the land to be acquired for said tribe described as southeast quarter of section 22, township 21 north, range 24 east, Mount Diablo base and meridian, containing one hundred and sixty acres, more or less, and structures shall be taken in the name of the United States in trust for said tribe: Provided further, That the prohibition against the use of funds appropriated under this heading in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, 1955, for the acquisition of land or water rights within the State of Nevada, either inside or outside the boundaries of existing reservations shall not apply to this transaction: Provided further, That the limitation under this heading in the Interior Department Appropriation Act, 1955, on the amount available for personal services is increased by $1,000,000.
For necessary expenses of relocating the Yankton Sioux Tribe, South Dakota, in accordance with section 8 of Public Law Numbered 478, Eighty-third Congress, to remain available until expended, $50,000: Provided, That said amount shall be assessed against the costs of the Fort Randall Dam and Reservoir, Missouri River Development.
Approved, August 26, 1954.