The males who are free will be awarded 59 acres of reserve land but they need to be band to get the awarded.
This act increased government control on the reserve.
Government made a voting system for chiefs and councils that took place every two years. The system replace traditional forms.
The Indian Act started in 1876 where the Crown changed the treaties without the First Nation knowing.
Administer the Government of Canada`s responsible fore the Indian Act.
The First Nation was punished for participating in cultural practices such as dancing. The crow added something to the treaty.
First Nation were banned from conducting or participating in First Nation spiritual ceremonies.
The Crown made a school named Residential School for First Nation to forget about their culture and learn about the crown.
Banned ceremonies and dances and prohibition.
First nation women marry non- Fist Nation Men.