Washington : Government Printing Office
|Sec. 2||Oregon and California grant lands. Leasing provisions.|
Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled, That the Act of April 13, 1928 (45 Stat. 429; 43 U. S. C. 869a), is hereby repealed.
The second sentence of subsection (c) of section 1 of the Act of June 14, 1926 (44 Stat. 741), as amended by the Act of June 4, 1954 (68 Stat. 173; 43 U. S. C. 869-869-3), is hereby amended to read as follows: "Nothing in this Act shall be construed to apply to lands in any national forest, national park, or national monument, or national wildlife refuge, or to any Indian lands or lands set aside or held for the use or benefit of Indians, including lands over which jurisdiction has been transferred to the Department of the Interior by Executive order for the use of Indians, or, except insofar as this Act applies to leases of land to States and counties and to State and Federal instrumentalities and political subdivisions and to municipal corporations, to the revested Oregon and California Railroad grant lands and the reconveyed Coos Bay Wagon Road grant lands in the State of Oregon."
A new section is hereby added to the Act of June 14, 1926, as amended, supra, to read as follows:
"SEC. 6. All moneys received from or on account of any revested Oregon and California Railroad grant lands or reconveyed Coos Bay Wagon Road grant lands under this Act shall be deposited respectively in the Oregon and California land-grant fund and the Coos Bay Wagon Road grant fund, and shall be applied in the same manner prescribed respectively by title II of the Act of August 28, 1937 (50 Stat. 875), as amended (43 U. S. C. 1181f), and by the Act of May 24, 1939 (53 Stat. 753)."
Approved, June 23, 1959.