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H.R.507: Pascua Yaqui Tribe Trust Land Act

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about native americans
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Sponsor Raúl M. Grijalva, D-Ariz.
Total Cosponsors 8 (4 Democrats, 4 Republicans)
Introduced Feb. 5, 2013
Latest Major Action July 25, 2014
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Bill Summary

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Pascua Yaqui Tribe Trust Land Act - Holds in trust for the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona all right, title, and interest of the United States in and to approximately 10 acres of federal land generally depicted as parcel A, and approximately 10 acres of federal land generally depicted as parcel B, on the map titled "PYT Land Department," dated January 15, 2013.

Makes that conveyance effective on the day after the date on which: (1) the Tucson Unified School District relinquishes all right, title, and interest to the parcel B land; and (2) the Secretary of the Interior approves and records the lease agreement between the Tribe and the District for the construction and operation of a regional transportation facility located on the Tribe's restricted land.

Prohibits gaming on the lands held in trust under this Act.

Prohibits the forfeiture...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 25, 2014 Became Public Law No: 113-134.
July 25, 2014 Signed by President.
July 15, 2014 Presented to President.
July 10, 2014 Message on Senate action sent to the House.
July 9, 2014 Passed Senate without amendment by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S4355-4364; text as passed Senate: CR S4355-4356)
April 10, 2014 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 359.
April 10, 2014 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Reported by Senator Landrieu without amendment. With written report No. 113-148.
Nov. 21, 2013 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
July 30, 2013 Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
May 7, 2013 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
May 6, 2013 Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
May 6, 2013

On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 401 - 2 (Roll no. 131). (text: CR H2411)

May 6, 2013 Considered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H2413-2414)
May 6, 2013 At the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
May 6, 2013 DEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 507.
May 6, 2013 Considered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H2411-2412)
May 6, 2013 Mr. Young (AK) moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
April 9, 2013 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 15.
April 9, 2013 Reported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-27.
March 20, 2013 Ordered to be Reported by Unanimous Consent.
March 20, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
March 20, 2013 Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation Discharged.
Feb. 12, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee on Public Lands and Environmental Regulation.
Feb. 5, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.