S. 2739 (114th): Spokane Tribe of Indians of the Spokane Reservation Equitable Compensation Act

A bill to provide for equitable compensation to the Spokane Tribe of Indians of the Spokane Reservation for the use of tribal land for the production of hydropower by the Grand Coulee Dam, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Overview

Introduced:

Mar 17, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 11, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Maria Cantwell

Junior Senator from Washington

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Nov 16, 2016
Length: 16 pages

History

Mar 17, 2016
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 11, 2016
 
Ordered Reported by Committee

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

Nov 16, 2016
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

A committee issued a report on the bill, which often provides helpful explanatory background on the issue addressed by the bill and the bill's intentions.

S. 2739 (114th) 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 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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