Signed into law in by President Andrew Jackson, the Indian Removal Act provided for the general resettlement of Native Americans from east of the.
The U.S. Government used treaties as one means to displace Indians from their tribal lands, a mechanism that was strengthened with the Removal Act of
The Indian Removal Act of was approved and enforced by President Andrew Jackson. This act enabled the forced removal of Native American Tribes from. US President Andrew Jackson oversaw the policy of "Indian removal," which was formalized when he signed the Indian Removal Act in May
The U.S. government's Removal Act forcibly pushed Indians from their ancestral lands in the eastern United States to places west of the Mississippi. Lawmakers were deeply divided over the Indian Removal Act. The U.S. Senate vote President Andrew Jackson signed the measure into law on May 28, In , just a year after taking office, Jackson pushed a new piece of legislation called the "Indian Removal Act" through both houses of Congress. It gave the.