A bill to repeal certain obsolete laws relating to Indians.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for South Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 13, 2016
Length: 3 pages
114th Congress (2015–2017)
This bill was introduced on September 14, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
What legislators are saying
“Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate Chairman David Flute Testifies in Support of Rounds RESPECT Act”
— Sen. Mike Rounds [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Jun 29, 2016
Apr 13, 2016
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Jun 29, 2016
Considered by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Sep 14, 2016
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 29, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Passed Senate (House next)
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 343 (115th).
S. 2796 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2796. This is the one from the 114th Congress.
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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