About the bill
- Full Title
To prohibit the excavation of Native American burial sites and removal of the contents thereof, and for other purposes.
- Summary (CRS)
3/14/1989--Introduced.Native American Burial Site Preservation Act of 1989 - Prohibits the excavation of, or removal of contents from, Native American burial sites unless such excavations and removals are authorized by ...
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The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.
Mar 14, 1989
This is the first step in the legislative process.
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 1381”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
20 cosponsors (16D, 4R)
- Committee Assignments
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
- Related Bills
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act
Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 16, 1990
Native American Grave and Burial Protection Act
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 23, 1989
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 1381 — 101st Congress: Native American Burial Site Preservation Act of 1989. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr1381
“H.R. 1381 — 101st Congress: Native American Burial Site Preservation Act of 1989.” www.GovTrack.us. 1989. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/101/hr1381>
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