S. 379 (112th): Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2011

A bill to extend Federal recognition to the Chickahominy Indian Tribe, the Chickahominy Indian Tribe-Eastern Division, the Upper Mattaponi Tribe, the Rappahannock Tribe, Inc., the Monacan Indian Nation, and the Nansemond Indian Tribe.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Feb 17, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on July 28, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Jim Webb

Senator from Virginia

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 2, 2012
Length: 66 pages

History

Feb 17, 2011
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Jul 28, 2011
 
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.

S. 379 (112th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

This bill was introduced in the 112th Congress, which met from Jan 5, 2011 to Jan 3, 2013. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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