H. R. 5317
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
September 17, 2018
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs
To repeal section 2141 of the Revised Statutes to remove the prohibition on certain alcohol manufacturing on Indian lands.
Repeal of prohibition on certain alcohol manufacturing on Indian lands
Section 2141 of the Revised Statutes (25 U.S.C. 251) is repealed.
No effect on taxation or State authority to regulate alcohol within State borders
No effect on taxation
Nothing in section 1 or the repeal made by section 1 shall affect State or Federal taxation.
State authority unaffected
Nothing in section 1 or the repeal made by section 1 shall diminish, enlarge, or otherwise affect a State’s authority to regulate the importation and sale of alcoholic beverages within its own borders, including State authority over the manufacture, distribution, transportation, or sale of intoxicating liquors.
Passed the House of Representatives September 12, 2018.
Karen L. Haas,