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H.R. 146: Eastern Band of Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act

About the bill

Source: Republican Policy Committee

H.R. 146 takes specified lands and easements in Monroe County, Tennessee, into trust for the benefit of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians. These lands include the Sequoyah Museum, the Chota Memorial, the Tanasi Memorial, and land to provide support for these properties and cultural programs. The TVA maintains its right to carry out river control and development on these lands, including temporarily and intermittently flooding certain lands. The bill specifies the structures that may be constructed with the TVA's consent on certain lands subject to flooding. The ...

Sponsor and status

Charles “Chuck” Fleischmann

Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Apr 17, 2018
Length: 12 pages
Introduced:

Jan 3, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Apr 16, 2018

This bill passed in the House on April 16, 2018 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

24% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 3, 2017
 
Introduced

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Oct 4, 2017
 
Considered by Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jan 17, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Feb 27, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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.

Apr 12, 2018
 
On House Schedule

The House indicated that this bill would be considered in the week ahead.

Apr 16, 2018
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Pending
 
Passed Senate

Pending
 
Signed by the President

H.R. 146 is 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.

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