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S.1074: Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2013
About this Bill
|This bill was introduced in the||113th Congress|
|This bill is primarily about||native americans|
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|Sponsor||Tim Kaine, D-Va.|
|Total Cosponsors||1 (All Democrats)|
|Introduced||May 23, 2013|
|Latest Major Action||July 14, 2014|
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Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2013 - (Sec. 2) States that nothing in this Act affects the application of the Indian Child Welfare Act of 1978 regarding agreements between states and Indian tribes.
Title I: Chickahominy Indian Tribe - (Sec. 103) Extends federal recognition to the Chickahominy Tribe.
Makes: (1) all U.S. laws of general applicability to Indians or nations, Indian tribes, or bands of Indians applicable to the Tribe and tribal members; and (2) the Tribe and tribal members eligible for all federal services and benefits provided to federally recognized Indian tribes without regard to the existence of a reservation for the Tribe.
Considers the federal service area of the Tribe to be the area comprised of New Kent, James City, Charles City, and Henrico Counti...
(Source: Congressional Research Service)
|July 14, 2014||By Senator Tester from Committee on Indian Affairs filed written report. Report No. 113-209. Additional views filed.|
|April 3, 2014||Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 348.|
|April 3, 2014||Committee on Indian Affairs. Reported by Senator Tester without amendment. Without written report.|
|April 2, 2014||Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.|
|Oct. 30, 2013||Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 113-219.|
|May 23, 2013||Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs.|