H.R. 2999 (112th): Duwamish Tribal Recognition Act


Sep 21, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 21, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jim McDermott

Representative for Washington's 7th congressional district



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Last Updated: Sep 21, 2011
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About the bill

Full Title

To extend Federal recognition to the Duwamish Tribe, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

9/21/2011--Introduced.Duwamish Tribal Recognition Act - Extends federal recognition to the Duwamish Tribe.Makes the Tribe and its members eligible for all services and benefits provided by the federal government to federally ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Sep 21, 2011

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2999”). 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.

Related Bills

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H.R. 2678 (111th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 3, 2009

H.R. 2442 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 19, 2013

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