Hearings, Reports and Prints of the House Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs

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Page 241 - To protect the food supply ; (9) To prevent waste. These regulations shall be made with a reasonable consideration, among other things, to the character of the district and its peculiar suitability for particular uses. Sec. 4. Minnesota Statutes 1967, Chapter 396, is amended by adding a section to
Page 373 - Nothing in this section shall authorize the alienation, encumbrance, or taxation of any real or personal property, including water rights, belonging to any Indian or any Indian Tribe, Baud, or Community that is held in trust, by the United States or is subject to a restriction against alienation
Page 197 - line, as heretofore known and understood, to the Iroquois or St. Lawrence river. ARTICLE II DESCRIPTION OF THE BOUNDARY LINE It is moreover agreed, that, from the place where the joint commissioners terminated their labors under the sixth article of the treaty of Ghent, to wit: at a point in the Neebish channel, near Muddy
Page 373 - of September, one thousand eight hundred and fifty-four. "Attest: "ASBURY DICKINS, Secretary." Now, therefore, be it known, that I, FRANKLIN PIERCE, President of the United States of America, do, in pursuance of the advice and consent of the Senate, as expressed in their resolution of the tenth of
Page 206 - [SEAL] ELIHU ROOT [SEAL] CONSENT OF UNITED STATES SENATE And whereas the Senate of the United States by their resolution of March 3, 1909, (two-thirds of the Senators present concerning therein) did advise and consent to the ratification of the said Treaty with the following understanding, to-wit: RESOLUTION
Page 204 - such conclusions and recommendations as may be appropriate, subject, however, to any restrictions or exceptions which may be imposed with respect thereto by the terms of the reference. DECISIONS A majority of the said Commission shall have power to render a decision or finding upon any of the questions or matters so referred. REFERENCE TO
Page 200 - CONNECTING CANALS INCLUDED It is further agreed that so long as this treaty shall remain in force, this same right of navigation shall extend to the waters of Lake Michigan and to all canals connecting boundary waters, and now existing or which may hereafter be constructed on either
Page 198 - islands, and of Barnhart island; the channels in the river Detroit, on both sides of the island Bois Blanc, and between that island and both the American and Canadian shores; and all the several channels and passages between the various islands lying near the Junction of the river St. Clair with the lake of that name, shall
Page 202 - UNITED STATES The United States may authorize and permit the diversion within the State of New York of the waters of said river above the Falls of Niagara, for power purposes, not exceeding in the aggregate a daily diversion at the rate of twenty thousand cubic feet of water per second.
Page 202 - CANADA The United Kingdom, by the Dominion of Canada, or the Province of Ontario, may authorize and permit the diversion within the Province of Ontario of the waters of said river above the Falls of Niagara, for power purposes, not exceeding in the aggregate a daily diversion at the rate of thirty-six thousand cubic feet of water

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