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

553 H.R. 7547 (Fiftieth Congress, First Session — Cleveland)

Granting a right-of-way to the Yankton and Missouri River Railway through the Yankton Reservation in Dakota.

Pocket veto occurred after the 1st session of the 50th Congress had adjourned sine die on October 20, 1888. The bill was presented to the President on October 17, 1888 (H.R. Doc. No. 493, 70th Cong., 2nd sess., p. 31).

Presidential Vetoes, 1789-1988. (1992). Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 125.

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, p. 31 (Serial Set 9035). Washington, DC: Government Printing Office.

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