Acts and Resolutions Passed at the Second Session of the Twenty-Ninth Congress of the United States; With an Appendix, Containing All Public Treaties Made and Ratified Subsequently to the Publication of the Laws of the Preceding Session,

Acts and Resolutions Passed at the Second Session of the Twenty-Ninth Congress of the United States; With an Appendix, Containing All Public Treaties Made and Ratified Subsequently to the Publication of the Laws of the Preceding Session,

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1847 edition. Excerpt: ...five" dollars per acre: Provided, That, prior to any entry being made under the Proviso. provisions of thissection, proof of possession and occupancy as aforesaid of the mine or mines claimed shall be made to the register and receiver of the land district, together with the evidence of the payment of all rents due the United States, agreeably to such rules as may be prescribed by the Secretary of the Treasury for that purpose, which register ' and receiver shall each be entitled to receive one dollar for his services therein: Provided, That an appeal from the de-APP'l" mallbg Secretary may prescribe. And if two or more persons are in possession of the same quarter section, the first occupant shall be entitled to a preference, unlessthe same can be so divided by legal subdivisions as to give to each the discovery claimed by him. _ Sac. 4. find be it further enacted, That the said mineral lgfaifalbe lands shall be offered for sale in subdivisions of quarter-ogmd for-5313, quarter sections, and no bid shall be received at a less rate than five dollars per acre; and if such lands shall not be sold at public sale, they shall be subject to entry at private 'sa1e, pmvim at that price: Provided, That no legal division or subdi vision of any of said lands upon which there may be an outstanding lease or leases from the Secretary of War unexpired' or undetermined, and which is actually occupied for mining purposes, and the occupants of_which have compliedvvith all the requisites of such lease or leases, and continued to perform the same, shall be sold until after the determination of such lease or leases by efilux of time, voluntary suri'ender, '0r other I legal extinguishinent thereof, except in such cases as are...
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  • Paperback | 90 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 5mm | 177g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236932307
  • 9781236932303