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H.R. 4445 (111th): Indian Pueblo Cultural Center Clarification Act

The text of the bill below is as of Jun 28, 2010 (Reported by House Committee).


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Union Calendar No. 295

111th CONGRESS

2d Session

H. R. 4445

[Report No. 111–515]

IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

January 13, 2010

(for himself, Mr. Luján, and Mr. Teague) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Natural Resources

June 28, 2010

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed

Strike out all after the enacting clause and insert the part printed in italic

For text of introduced bill, see copy of bill as introduced on January 13, 2010


A BILL

To amend Public Law 95–232 to repeal a restriction on treating as Indian country certain lands held in trust for Indian pueblos in New Mexico.


1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Indian Pueblo Cultural Center Clarification Act.

2.

Repeal of restriction on treating as Indian country certain lands held in trust for Indian pueblos in New Mexico

Public Law 95–232 is amended in the first section in subsection (b) by striking However, such property shall not be Indian country as defined in section 1151 of title 18, United States Code..

3.

Prohibition on gaming

Public Law 95–232 is amended in the first section by adding at the end the following:

(e)

Prohibition on gaming

Gaming, as defined and regulated by the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (25 U.S.C. 2701 et seq.), shall be prohibited on land held in trust pursuant to subsection (b).

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June 28, 2010

Reported with an amendment, committed to the Committee of the Whole House on the State of the Union, and ordered to be printed