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H.R. 2309 (105th): To permit the leasing of mineral rights, in any case in which the Indian owners of an allotment that is located within the boundaries of the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation and held in trust by the United States have executed leases to more than 50 percent of the mineral estate of that allotment.

Sponsor and status

Earl Pomeroy

Sponsor. Representative for North Dakota At Large. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jul 30, 1997
Length: 3 pages
Jul 30, 1997
105th Congress (1997–1998)
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Jul 30, 1997

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H.R. 2309 (105th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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This bill was introduced in the 105th Congress, which met from Jan 7, 1997 to Dec 19, 1998. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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