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S. 2916 (114th): A bill to provide that the pueblo of Santa Clara may lease for 99 years certain restricted land, and for other purposes.

The text of the bill below is as of Dec 20, 2016 (Reported by Senate Committee).

Source: GPO

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Calendar No. 727

114th CONGRESS

2d Session

S. 2916

[Report No. 114–431]

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 10, 2016

(for himself and Mr. Heinrich) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs

December 20, 2016

Reported under authority of the order of the Senate of December 10 (legislative day, December 9), 2016, by , without amendment

A BILL

To provide that the pueblo of Santa Clara may lease for 99 years certain restricted land, and for other purposes.

1.

Expansion of pueblo of Santa Clara land eligible for 99-year lease

Subsection (a) of the first section of the Act of August 9, 1955 (commonly known as the Long-Term Leasing Act) (25 U.S.C. 415(a)), is amended—

(1)

by striking Indians,, and inserting Indians,;

(2)

by inserting Ohkay Owingeh pueblo, after Cochiti,;

(3)

by inserting the pueblo of Santa Clara, after Pojoaque,;

(4)

by striking the the lands and inserting the land;

(5)

by striking lands held in trust for the Pueblo of Santa Clara,; and

(6)

by striking lands held in trust for Ohkay Owingeh Pueblo.

December 20, 2016

Reported without amendment