H.R.1103: To amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to provide that Alexander Creek, Alaska, is and shall be recognized as an eligible Native village under that Act, and for other purposes.

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about native americans
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Sponsor Don Young, R-Alaska
Total Cosponsors 0
Introduced March 12, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 22, 2014
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Bill Summary

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Amends the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (ANCSA) to recognize Alexander Creek, Alaska, as a Native village eligible for land and benefits under the Act.

Requires Alexander Creek to file any amendments to its corporate charter in Alaska that are necessary to convert from a Native group to a Native Village Corporation.

Directs the Secretary of the Interior to negotiate an agreement with Alexander Creek to settle aboriginal land claims and any other claims of such Native Village Corporation against the United States fairly and equitably.

Requires Alexander Creek to notify each member of the Native village that: (1) all of them will cease to receive benefits from Cook Inlet Region Incorporated (CIRI) individually as at-large shareholders, and (2) all future resource payments from the Region will be made to the Village Corporation. Relieve...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 22, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 520.
Dec. 22, 2014 Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-689.
Feb. 27, 2014 Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
Feb. 27, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
Feb. 27, 2014 Subcommittee Indian and Alaska Native Affairs Discharged.
July 23, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
March 20, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee Indian and Alaska Native Affairs.
March 12, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.