H.R. 2837 (110th): Indian Tribal Federal Recognition Administrative Procedures Act


Jun 22, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 22, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Eni Faleomavaega

Delegate for American Samoa At Large



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Last Updated: Jun 22, 2007
Length: 51 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To provide for administrative procedures to extend Federal recognition to certain Indian groups, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

6/22/2007--Introduced.Indian Tribal Federal Recognition Administrative Procedures Act - Establishes the Commission on Indian Recognition. Sets forth procedures for an Indian group to submit letters of intent and a petition to ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 22, 2007

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2837”). 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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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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