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H.R.931: To provide for the addition of certain real property to the reservation of the Siletz Tribe in the State of Oregon.

About this Bill

This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about native americans
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Sponsor Kurt Schrader, D-Ore.
Total Cosponsors 2 (1 Democrat, 1 Republican)
Introduced Feb. 28, 2013
Latest Major Action Feb. 28, 2014
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Bill Summary

Amends the Siletz Tribe Indian Restoration Act to authorize the Secretary of the Interior to take into trust for the Siletz Tribe additional lands that lie within the original 1855 Siletz Coast Reservation and are located in Benton, Douglas, Lane, Lincoln, Tillamook, or Yamhill County in Oregon.

Requires such land to be considered and evaluated as an on-reservation acquisition and become part of the Tribe's reservation. (Off-reservation land acquisition requests require the Secretary to give greater scrutiny to the tribe's justification of the anticipated benefits from the acquisition.)

Prohibits gaming on lands taken into trust pursuant to this Act.

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
Feb. 28, 2014 Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 273.
Feb. 28, 2014 Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 113-367.
June 12, 2013 Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Unanimous Consent.
June 12, 2013 Committee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
June 12, 2013 Subcommittee Indian and Alaska Native Affairs Discharged.
May 16, 2013 Subcommittee Hearings Held.
March 4, 2013 Referred to the Subcommittee Indian and Alaska Native Affairs.
Feb. 28, 2013 Referred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.