25 U.S. Code § 13 - Expenditure of appropriations by Bureau

The Bureau of Indian Affairs, under the supervision of the Secretary of the Interior, shall direct, supervise, and expend such moneys as Congress may from time to time appropriate, for the benefit, care, and assistance of the Indians throughout the United States for the following purposes:
General support and civilization, including education.
For relief of distress and conservation of health.
For industrial assistance and advancement and general administration of Indian property.
For extension, improvement, operation, and maintenance of existing Indian irrigation systems and for development of water supplies.
For the enlargement, extension, improvement, and repair of the buildings and grounds of existing plants and projects.
For the employment of inspectors, supervisors, superintendents, clerks, field matrons, farmers, physicians, Indian police, Indian judges, and other employees.
For the suppression of traffic in intoxicating liquor and deleterious drugs.
For the purchase of horse-drawn and motor-propelled passenger-carrying vehicles for official use.
And for general and incidental expenses in connection with the administration of Indian affairs.
Notwithstanding any other provision of this section or any other law, postsecondary schools administered by the Secretary of the Interior for Indians, and which meet the definition of an “institution of higher education” under section 101 of the Higher Education Act of 1965 [20 U.S.C. 1001], shall be eligible to participate in and receive appropriated funds under any program authorized by the Higher Education Act of 1965 [20 U.S.C. 1001 et seq., 42 U.S.C. 2751 et seq.] or any other applicable program for the benefit of institutions of higher education, community colleges, or postsecondary educational institutions.

Source

(Nov. 2, 1921, ch. 115, 42 Stat. 208; Pub. L. 94–482, title IV, § 410,Oct. 12, 1976, 90 Stat. 2233; Pub. L. 105–244, title I, § 102(a)(8)(A),Oct. 7, 1998, 112 Stat. 1619.)
References in Text

The Higher Education Act of 1965, referred to in text, is Pub. L. 89–329, Nov. 8, 1965, 79 Stat. 1219, which is classified generally to chapter 28 (§ 1001 et seq.) of Title 20, Education, and part C (§ 2751 et seq.) of subchapter I of chapter 34 of Title 42, The Public Health and Welfare. For complete classification of this Act to the Code, see Short Title note set out under section 1001 of Title 20 and Tables.
Amendments

1998—Pub. L. 105–244, which directed substitution of “101” for “1201” in the last paragraph of “section 410 of the Act entitled ‘An Act authorizing appropriations and expenditures for the administration of Indian Affairs, and for other purposes’, approved November 2, 1921 (25 U.S.C. 13) (commonly known as the Snyder Act)”, was executed to last paragraph of this section, which is the act of Nov. 2, 1921, ch. 115, commonly known as the Snyder Act, to reflect the probable intent of Congress. This section was amended by section 410 ofPub. L. 94–482to add the last paragraph.
1976—Pub. L. 94–482inserted provisions relating to postsecondary schools administered by the Secretary of the Interior for Indians.
Effective Date of 1998 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 105–244effective Oct. 1, 1998, except as otherwise provided in Pub. L. 105–244, see section 3 ofPub. L. 105–244, set out as a note under section 1001 of Title 20, Education.
Effective Date of 1976 Amendment

Amendment by Pub. L. 94–482effective 30 days after Oct. 12, 1976, except either as specifically otherwise provided or, if not so specifically otherwise provided, effective July 1, 1976, for those amendments providing for authorization of appropriations, see section 532 ofPub. L. 94–482, set out as a note under section 1001 of Title 20, Education.
Short Title

Act Nov. 2, 1921, which enacted this section, is popularly known as the “Snyder Act”.
Transfer of Functions

For transfer of functions of other officers, employees, and agencies of Department of the Interior, with certain exceptions, to Secretary of the Interior, with power to delegate, see Reorg. Plan No. 3 of 1950, §§ 1, 2, eff. May 24, 1950, 15 F.R. 3174, 64 Stat. 1262, set out in the Appendix to Title 5, Government Organization and Employees.
Availability of Housing Improvement Program Grant Repayments for Program Obligations

Pub. L. 101–121, title I, Oct. 23, 1989, 103 Stat. 714, provided: “That hereafter, notwithstanding any other provision of law, amounts collected from grantees by the Secretary as grant repayments required under the Secretary’s regulations for the Housing Improvement Program shall be credited in the year collected and shall be available for obligation under the terms and conditions applicable to the Program under that year’s appropriation”.
Alternative Methods for Equitable Distribution of Supplemental Program Funds; Development, Publication, etc., of Formula

Pub. L. 95–561, title XI, § 1102,Nov. 1, 1978, 92 Stat. 2316, provided that:
“(a) The Secretary of the Interior shall develop alternative methods for the equitable distribution of any supplement program funds provided, pursuant to an appropriation under the Act of November 2, 1921, commonly referred to as the Snyder Act [this section], for contracting under the Act of April 16, 1934, commonly referred to as the Johnson-O’Malley Act [sections 452 to 457 of this title], and shall publish in the Federal Register by March 1, 1979, such alternatives for the purpose of allowing eligible tribes to comment by May 1, 1979. At that time, the Secretary shall conduct a field survey listing all alternative formula.
“(b) By July 1, 1979, the Secretary shall establish and publish the formula in the Federal Register which the majority of such tribes determine, but vote certified to the Secretary, to be most equitable and shall use such formula for purposes of distribution of the funds appropriated pursuant to such Act beginning on or after October 1, 1979. The Secretary shall, in accordance with procedures consistent with that prescribed herein, revise such formula periodically as necessary”.
Payments for Basic Educational Support Grants or Contracts; Authorization; Time

Pub. L. 95–561, title XI, § 1103(a),Nov. 1, 1978, 92 Stat. 2316, as amended by Pub. L. 96–46, § 2(b)(1),Aug. 6, 1979, 93 Stat. 341, provided that payments for basic educational support grants or contracts for fiscal year 1978, including any fiscal year 1978 funds subsequently obligated in fiscal year 1979, were to be made under the authority of act Apr. 16, 1934, and set forth conditions, time, etc., for payments.

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25 CFR - Indians

25 CFR Part 10 - INDIAN COUNTRY DETENTION FACILITIES AND PROGRAMS

25 CFR Part 11 - COURTS OF INDIAN OFFENSES AND LAW AND ORDER CODE

25 CFR Part 12 - INDIAN COUNTRY LAW ENFORCEMENT

25 CFR Part 20 - FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE AND SOCIAL SERVICES PROGRAMS

25 CFR Part 26 - JOB PLACEMENT AND TRAINING PROGRAM

25 CFR Part 39 - THE INDIAN SCHOOL EQUALIZATION PROGRAM

25 CFR Part 46 - ADULT EDUCATION PROGRAM

25 CFR Part 63 - INDIAN CHILD PROTECTION AND FAMILY VIOLENCE PREVENTION

25 CFR Part 89 - ATTORNEY CONTRACTS WITH INDIAN TRIBES

25 CFR Part 142 - ALASKA RESUPPLY OPERATION

25 CFR Part 143 - CHARGES FOR GOODS AND SERVICES PROVIDED TO NON-FEDERAL USERS

25 CFR Part 163 - GENERAL FORESTRY REGULATIONS

25 CFR Part 181 - INDIAN HIGHWAY SAFETY PROGRAM

25 CFR Part 256 - HOUSING IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM

42 CFR - Public Health

42 CFR Part 136 - INDIAN HEALTH

42 CFR Part 136a - INDIAN HEALTH

 

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