H.R. 4787 (103rd): Indian Gaming Regulatory Act Amendments of 1994

Introduced:
Jul 19, 1994 (103rd Congress, 1993–1994)
Status:
Died (Referred to Committee)
Sponsor
Esteban Torres
Representative for California's 34th congressional district
Party
Democrat
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Last Updated
Jul 19, 1994
Length
16 pages
Related Bills
H.R. 1578 (104th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 09, 1995

H.R. 1028 (Related)
To amend the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, and for other purposes.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 23, 1993

 
Status

This bill was introduced on July 19, 1994, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Progress
Introduced Jul 19, 1994
Referred to Committee Jul 19, 1994
 
Full Title

To amend the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act, and for other purposes.

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7/19/1994--Introduced.
Indian Gaming Regulatory Act Amendments of 1994 - Amends the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act to include manufacturing and assembly of gaming devices within the definition of "class III gaming." Defines "Compact" as the class III gaming regulatory regime.
Directs the Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission (Commission) to consult with an affected tribe before taking action authorized by such Act. Authorizes the Commission to monitor class III gaming where a Compact so provides.
Authorizes class II tribal gaming ordinances to regulate non-Indian gaming activities on Indian lands to the same level as class III regulations permit.
Sets forth Compact provisions.
Applies the Federal tax exemption given to State gaming activities to Indian gaming activities.
Applies Federal laws to class III gaming activities.

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