H.R.1377: Mescalero Apache Tribe Leasing Authorization Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about native americans
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Sponsor Steve Pearce, R-N.M.
Total Cosponsors 2 (All Democrats)
Introduced March 21, 2013
Latest Major Action April 24, 2013
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Bill Summary

Mescalero Apache Tribe Leasing Authorization Act - Authorizes the Mescalero Apache Tribe to lease or transfer water rights that were adjudicated to the Tribe in State v. Lewis, provided the lease or transfer is for no more than 99 years and complies with the laws of New Mexico.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
April 24, 2013 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
April 24, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
April 24, 2013 Subcommittee on Water and Power Discharged.
April 11, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Water and Power.
March 21, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.