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1221 S. 1942 (Seventy-fourth Congress, First Session — F. Roosevelt)

To repeal the act entitled “An act to grant to the State of New York and the Seneca Nation of Indians jurisdiction over the taking of fish and game within the Allegany Cattaraugus, and Oil Springs Indian Reservation,” approved January 5, 1927.

Vetoed June 15, 1935. The veto message was laid before the Senate, referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs, and printed as S. Doc. No. 70 (19 Cong. Rec. 9412).

Veto unchallenged.

Presidential Vetoes, 1789-1988. (1992). Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 263.

Taking the fish and game within certain Indian reservations in the State of New York- veto message. Message from the President of the United States, returning without approval the Bill (S. 1942) entitled “An Act To Repeal the Act Entitled ‘An Act To Grant to the State of New York and the Seneca Nation Jurisdiction Over the Taking of Fish and Game Within the Allegany, Cattaraugus, and Oil Spring Indian Reservation, Approved January 5, 1927’" (1935). Senate. 74th Congress, 1st session. Senate Document No. 70 (Serial Set 9909). Washington, DC: Government Printing Office.

Congressional Record 79, 9412-9413 (1935).

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