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S. 1116 (115th): Indian Community Economic Enhancement Act of 2018

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A bill to amend the Native American Business Development, Trade Promotion, and Tourism Act of 2000, the Buy Indian Act, and the Native American Programs Act of 1974 to provide industry and economic development opportunities to Indian communities.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Sponsor and status

John Hoeven

Sponsor. Senior Senator for North Dakota. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 26, 2018
Length: 22 pages
Introduced
May 11, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on March 22, 2018 but was never passed by the House.

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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Hoeven: Senate Passes Six Bills for Indian Country
    — Sen. John Hoeven [R-ND] (Sponsor) on Mar 23, 2018

Udall Hails Passage of Bill to Expand AMBER Alert System in Indian Country
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] on Mar 23, 2018

Udall Questions GAO, Administration Witnesses on High Risk Designation for Indian Programs
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] on May 17, 2017

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 1116 will add $139 million in new spending through 2022.

History

May 11, 2017
 
Introduced

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May 17, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 17, 2017
 
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.

Mar 22, 2018
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Jul 24, 2018
 
Considered by For Indigenous Peoples of the United States

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

S. 1116 (115th) was 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.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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