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S.2132: Indian Tribal Energy Development and Self-Determination Act Amendments of 2014

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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress
This bill is primarily about native americans
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Sponsor John Barrasso, R-Wyo.
Total Cosponsors 10 (3 Democrats, 7 Republicans)
Introduced March 13, 2014
Latest Major Action July 30, 2014
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Bill Summary

Indian Tribal Energy Development and Self-Determination Act Amendments of 2014 - Amends laws governing the ability of Indian tribes to develop energy resources located on tribal lands

Title I: Indian Tribal Energy Development and Self-Determination Act Amendments - (Sec. 101) Amends the Energy Policy Act of 1992 to require the Department of the Interior to: (1) consult with an Indian tribe before adopting or approving a well spacing program that affects its energy resources, (2) provide tribes with technical assistance in planning their energy resource development programs, and (3) work with the Office of Indian Energy Policy and Programs of the Department of Energy (DOE) in establishing the Indian energy resource development program.

Makes intertribal organizations eligible for DOE Indian Energy Education Planning and Management Assistance Program grants to manage energy development and efficiency programs. Makes tribal energy development organizations elig...

(Source: Congressional Research Service)

Bill Actions

Date Description
July 30, 2014 Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 501.
July 30, 2014 Committee on Indian Affairs. Reported by Senator Tester with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. With written report No. 113-224.
May 21, 2014 Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
April 30, 2014 Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 113-338.
March 13, 2014 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs.