Legislative: Legislative Hearing on 3 Tribal Bills

Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs Date: Wednesday, October 4, 2017 Time: 02:00 PM Location: Longworth House Office Building 1334

LEGISLATIVE HEARING ON:

  • H.R. 146 (Rep. Chuck Fleischmann), To take certain Federal lands in Tennessee into trust for the benefit of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, and for other purposes."Eastern Band Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act"
  • H.R. 2402 (Rep. Ben Ray Lujan), To authorize the secretary of the Interior to retire coal preference right lease applications for which the Secretary has made an affirmative commercial quantities determination, to substitute certain land selections of the Navajo Nation, and for other purposes."San Juan County Settlement Implementation Act"
  • H.R. 2606 (Rep. Tom Cole), To amend the Act of August 4, 1947 (commonly known as the Stigler Act), with respect to restrictions applicable to Indians of the Five Civilized Tribes of Oklahoma, and for other purposes.“Stigler Act Amendments of 2017”