S. 147 (109th): Native Hawaiian Government Reorganization Act of 2005

Introduced:

Jan 25, 2005
109th Congress, 2005–2006

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 9, 2005, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Daniel Akaka

Senator from Hawaii

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 16, 2005
Length: 76 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to express the policy of the United States regarding the United States relationship with Native Hawaiians and to provide a process for the recognition by the United States of the Native Hawaiian governing entity.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 25, 2005
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Mar 9, 2005
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 147”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Details

Cosponsors
9 cosponsors (5R, 4D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
Jun 8, 2006 12:54 p.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 56/41

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 310 (110th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Reported by Committee
Last Action: May 10, 2007

H.R. 309 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 25, 2005

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