H.R. 240 (107th): To ensure that certain property which was taken into trust by the United States for the benefit of the Poarch Band of Creek Indians of Alabama shall be protected and shall not be used for gaming.


Jan 20, 2001
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 20, 2001, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Bob Riley

Representative for Alabama's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jan 20, 2001
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Summary (CRS)

1/20/2001--Introduced.Prohibits class II and class III gaming on Hickory Ground (land held in trust for the Poarch Band of Creek Indians of Alabama). Directs the Attorney General to investigate whether ... Read more >

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Jan 20, 2001

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 240”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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