Legislators
Bills
Statements
Represent

H.R.2455: Nevada Native Nations Land Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about public lands and natural resources
You can read the bill
Sponsor Mark Amodei, R-Nev.
Total Cosponsors 2 (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)
Introduced June 20, 2013
Latest Major Action Dec. 2, 2014
See it on GovTrack
See it on C-SPAN

Bill Progress

  • Bill introduced in the House   
  • Bill passed in the House   
  • Bill passed in the Senate   
  • Bill signed into law

Bill Summary

Nevada Native Nations Land Act - Title I: Elko Motocross Land Conveyance - (Sec. 102) Directs the Department of the Interior to convey to Elko County, Nevada, without consideration, approximately 275 acres of land managed by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), Elko District, Nevada, for use as a motocross, bicycle, off-highway vehicle, or stock car racing area or for other public purpose consistent with the Recreation and Public Purposes Act.

Reverts the conveyed land to the United States if it ceases being used for a public purpose.

Title II: Conveyance of Land To Indian Tribes - (Sec. 201) Declares that the United States holds approximately 373 acres of BLM administered land in trust for the Te-moak Tribe of Western Shoshone Indians of Nevada. Makes such land part of the Tribe's reservation.

Declares further that the United States holds approximately 19,094 acres of BLM-administered land in trust for the Fort McDermitt Paiute and Shoshone ...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Dec. 2, 2014 Received in the Senate.
Dec. 1, 2014 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
Dec. 1, 2014 On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H8188-8189)
Dec. 1, 2014 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 2455.
Dec. 1, 2014 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H8188-8190)
Dec. 1, 2014 Mr. Hastings (WA) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill, as amended.
Dec. 1, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 472.
Dec. 1, 2014 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-632.
June 19, 2014 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
June 19, 2014 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
June 19, 2014 Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Discharged.
June 19, 2014 Subcommittee Indian and Alaska Native Affairs Discharged.
July 23, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
June 26, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee Indian and Alaska Native Affairs.
June 26, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation.
June 20, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.