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MINERAL LANDS—Continued.

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PRE-EMPTIONS.
Lands subject to pre-emption...........

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Lands not subject to pre-emption ....

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Persons entitled to pre-emption.

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Persons not entitled to pre-emption.....
Limitation of pre-emption right ........
Oath of pre-emptionist, where filed; penalty. Final proof made before clerk of county court
Notice of intention to make final proof ..
Publication of notice of entry ............
Proof of settlement. Assignment of pre-emption rights.....
Claim filed by settler on land not proclaimed for salo ........
Statement to be filed by settler with intent to purchase on lands subject to private entry.
Declaratory statement of settlers on unsurveyed lands; when filed
Pre-emption claimants; time of making proof and payment ...
Lands relinquished by pre-emptors subject to entry at once ...
Party contesting pre-emption entry to be allowed thirty days after notice of cancellation

to make entry ..
Pablication of notice of contest

on cases ......
Extension of time in certain cases to persons in military and naval service ...........
Death before consummating claim; who to complete, &c ......
Entries of insane persons confirmed in certain cases
Non-compliance with laws caused by vacancy in office of register or receiver not to

affect, &c. ..........
No pre-emption of lands sold but not confirmed by General Land Office ..........
Purchase by private entry after expiration of pre-emption right ...
When more than one settler; rights of appeal to Commissionerand Secretary of the Interior
Settlements of two or more persons on same subdivision before survey ..
Settlements before survey on sections 16 or 36; deficiencies thereof ......
Selections to supply deficiencies of school lands ...........
Military bounty-land warrants receivable for pre-emption payments
Agricultural-college scrip receivable in payment of pre-emptions ....
Pre-emptions limited along railroad lines
Pre-emption rights on lands reserved for grants found invalid ......
Pre-emption rights on lands reserved for railroads
Right of additional location by pre-emptors within limits of forfeited railroad grants ...
Contirmation of pre-emption entries within railroad limits made prior to receipt of notice

of withdrawal at local office ......
Lands within railroad grants re-entered after abandonment..
Entries made after expiration of land grants .......
Where claimant of entry becomes register or receiver....
Right of transfer of settlers under homestead and pre-emption laws for certain public

purposes..
Pablic sales of land not to be delayed by pre-emption claims .......

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SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR-Continued.
To designate and set apart agricultural from mineral lands
Shall prescribe regulations for subdivision of fractional sections.......
Designation of newspapers for publication of proclamations of sales of lands .........

SPECIAL AGENTS.
Surveyor-general may appoint agents to examine surveys in the field ..........
Officers, &c., detailed to investigate frauds may administer oaths...

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Surveyors-general, how and where appointed ..........
Salary of, in Louisiana, Florida, Minnesota, Nebraska, Iowa, and Dakota .........
Salary of, in Oregon and Washington Territory
Salary of, in Colorado, New Mexico, California, Idaho, Nevada, Montana, Utah, Wyoming,

and Arizona .... .......
Salaries of, in Florida, Oregon, and California, how and from what time payable
Offices, number and location of...
Residence of surveyor-general .....
Bond of surveyor-general .........
Duration of ottice . .... ..
Continuance of duties and bond after expiration of commission.......
Transfer of papers and discontinuance of office in case of completed surveys...
Devolution of powers of surveyors-general upon Commissioner in case of discontinuance of

office .....
Free access to public records delivered to States, and conditions of such delivery.
General duties of surveyors.general
Bond of deputy surveyor.......

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Oath of deputy'surveyor...............
Suit on bond of deputy surveyor, a lien on his property....
Penalty for default of deputy surveyor .....
Transcripts from records and seals of surveyors-general of California, Oregon, and Lou-

isiana .......
Custody of official papers, &c., by surveyor-general of California .....
Allowance for clerk hire, office rent, &c., to surveyor-general. .....
Duties of register and receiver performed by surveyor-general, when..
Rules of survey.
Boundaries and contents of public lands, how ascertained .
Lines of division of half quarter-sections, how run
Variance in shape of surveys on rivers, &c.
Variance from rectangular subdivisions in Nevada...
Geodetic method of sur ey in Oregon and California...
Departure from rectangular surveys in California..
Extension of public surveys over mineral lands. ...
What instructions to be deemed part of contract ....
Subdivision of placer claimis ......
Deputies to survey mining claims and power of Commissioner to fix prices.
Surveyor-general to make plat and field notes of mining surveys, and to give certificate
of improvements, &c

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Contracts for surveys of public lands, when binding....
I’rice of surveys, how established. Cost of surveying private land claims and railroad

grants to be refunded .................
Augmented rates for surveys in Oregon, California, and Washington Territory.
Pay by the day for surveys in Oregon and California.........
When survey may be had by settlers in a township......
Deposit for expenses of surveys deemed an appropriation, &c ...
Settler's deposits for surveys to go in part payment for lands, and are assignable ...
Surveyors-general to survey private land claims when confirmed, &c .....
Surveyors-general in New Mexico, &c., to report to Congress on private land claims ..
Penalty for interrupting surveys .. .....
Protection of surveyor by marshal of district ....
Surveyors to explore and select timber lands to reserve for use of the Navy ...
Director of geological survey, duties of, &c...

TIMBER AND TIMBER CULTURE.
Timber on mineral lands may be taken for certain purposes. Permission to take, not ex-

tended to railroad companies. ...
Duty of register and receiver to report unauthorized taking..........
Penalty for unauthorized taking .....
Timber and stone lands in California, Oregon, &c., to be sold ........
Application for purchase. False swearing ..
Publication of application. Facts to be proved. Objections to patent.
Cutting timber unlawfully; penalty
Certain prosecutions, relief from...
Repeals ..........................
Live-oak and red cedar lands ......

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Selection of live-oak and red cedar tracts...
Protection of live-oak and red-cedar timber..
Cutting or destruction of live-oak or red-cedar; penalty .........

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