S. 286: Department of the Interior Tribal Self-Governance Act of 2015


Jan 28, 2015


Passed Senate on Jul 7, 2015

This bill passed in the Senate on July 7, 2015 and goes to the House next for consideration.


John Barrasso

Junior Senator from Wyoming



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Last Updated: Jul 22, 2015
Length: 65 pages


29% chance of being enacted (details)

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act to provide further self-governance by Indian tribes, and for other purposes.

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Jan 28, 2015

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Feb 4, 2015
Reported by Committee

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Jul 7, 2015
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Unanimous Consent so no record of individual votes was made.

Passed House

Signed by the President

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