I forbid: Presidential vetoes and America Indian affairs, 1789-2000

127 S. 1480 (Forty-second Congress, Third Session – Grant)

For the relief of W.W. Elliott.

Pocket veto occurred after the 3rd session of the 42nd Congress had adjourned sine die on March 3, 1873. The bill was presented to the President on March 3, 1873 (March 3, 1873, S. Jour., p. 585; see also H.R. Doc. No. 493, 70th Cong., 2nd sess., pp. 18-19).

Presidential Vetoes, 1789-1988. (1992). Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 46.

Journal of the Senate of the United States. (1873). 42nd Congress, 3rd session, p. 585 (Serial Set 1544). Washington, DC: Government Printing Office.

Report on pocket veto. Message from the President of the United States transmitting a memorandum prepared in the Office of the Attorney General regarding bills presented to the President less than 10 days before the adjournment of Congress and not signed by him. (1928). House of Representatives. 70th Congress, 2nd session. House Document No. 493, pp. 18-19 (Serial Set 9035). Washington, DC: Government Printing Office.

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