H.R. 5498 (106th): To permit landowners to assert otherwise available State law defenses against real property claims by Indian tribes.

Introduced:

Oct 18, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 18, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Thomas Ewing
Representative for Illinois's 15th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Oct 18, 2000
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
Permits the defendant in any real property claim by an Indian tribe to assert any defense that would be available under State law to a defendant opposing an analogous claim ... Read more >
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History

Introduced
Oct 18, 2000

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