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H.R. 1491: Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians Land Affirmation Act of 2017

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To reaffirm the action of the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for the benefit of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Mission Indians, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Doug LaMalfa

Sponsor. Representative for California's 1st congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Aug 23, 2018
Length: 10 pages
Introduced:

Mar 10, 2017

Status:

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 28, 2017

This bill passed in the House on November 28, 2017 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis:

6% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Mar 10, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 25, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Jul 26, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Sep 21, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Nov 28, 2017
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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

Apr 25, 2018
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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

Jun 13, 2018
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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

Aug 23, 2018
 
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.

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 1491 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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