29th Congress > Senate > Vote 1

Date: 1845-03-06

Result: 41-0

Vote Subject Matter: Government Management / Indian Affairs

Sponsor: SEVIER, Ambrose Hundley (D-AR)

Description: TO PASS THE RESOLUTION CONSENTING TO THE RATIFICATION OF A TREATY BETWEEN THE U.S., CREEK, AND SEMINOLE TRIBE OF INDIANS ON 1/4/1845, WITH AMENDMENTS ELIMINATING IN SEC. 4 THE USE OF ANNUITIES IN THEIR OWN COUNTRY FOR SUPPORT OF A MANUAL LABOR SCHOOL IN CANADA AND ANOTHER IN ARKANSAS AND TO INSERT IN LIEU THEREOF THAT USE OF ANNUITIES BE UNDER DIRECTION OF PRESIDENT OF U.S. AND ELIMINATING FROM ARTICLE 5 THE WORDS, "EXCEPT THOSE NOW IN FLORIDA,"AND INSERT IN LIEU THEREOF, "EXCEPT THOSE NOW IN FLORIA, WHO SHALL BE ALLOWED 12 MONTHS FOR THEIR REMOVAL AFTER RATIFICATION."

Original source documents: Senate Executive Journal vol. -1, p. -1; Senate Journal vol. 36, p. 427;

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