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Text of To provide that a portion of the income derived from trust or restricted land held by an individual Indian shall ...

...individual Indian shall not be considered as a resource or income in determining eligibility for assistance under any Federal or federally assisted

This bill was introduced on March 16, 1993, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted. The text of the bill below is as of Mar 16, 1993 (Introduced).

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HR 1367 IH

103d CONGRESS

1st Session

H. R. 1367

To provide that a portion of the income derived from trust or restricted land held by an individual Indian shall not be considered as a resource or income in determining eligibility for assistance under any Federal or federally assisted program.

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

March 16 1993

Mr. RICHARDSON (for himself, Mr. MILLER of California, Mr. MCDERMOTT, Ms. ENGLISH of Arizona, Ms. FURSE, Mr. YOUNG of Alaska, and Mr. THOMAS of Wyoming) introduced the following bill; which was referred jointly to the Committees on Natural Resources and Ways and Means


A BILL

To provide that a portion of the income derived from trust or restricted land held by an individual Indian shall not be considered as a resource or income in determining eligibility for assistance under any Federal or federally assisted program.

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. EXEMPTION.

    Section 8 of the Act of October 19, 1973 (25 U.S.C. 1408), is amended--

      (1) by inserting immediately after ‘lands’ the following: ‘, and income (including interest) up to $4,000 per year derived therefrom,’; and

      (2) by inserting immediately after ‘resource’ the following: ‘or income’.

SEC. 2. ALASKA NATIVE CLAIMS SETTLEMENT ACT AMENDMENT.

    Section 29(c)(3)(A) of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act (43 U.S.C. 1626(c)(3)(A)) is amended by striking ‘$2,000’ and inserting in lieu thereof ‘$4,000’.