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S. 1223: Klamath Tribe Judgment Fund Repeal Act

The text of the bill below is as of Dec 5, 2017 (Reported by Senate Committee).


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Calendar No. 272

115th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 1223

[Report No. 115–190]

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

May 24, 2017

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

December 5, 2017

Reported by , with an amendment

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A BILL

To repeal the Klamath Tribe Judgment Fund Act.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Klamath Tribe Judgment Fund Repeal Act .

2.

Repeal

Public Law 89–224 (commonly know as the Klamath Tribe Judgment Fund Act) (79 Stat. 897) is repealed.

3.

Disbursement of remaining funds

Notwithstanding any provision of Public Law 89–224 (79 Stat. 897) (as in effect on the day before the date of enactment of this Act) relating to the distribution or use of funds, as soon as practicable after the date of enactment of this Act, the Secretary of the Interior shall disburse to the Klamath Tribe the balance of any funds that, on or before the date of enactment of this Act, were appropriated or deposited into the trust accounts for remaining legal fees and administration and per capita trust accounts, as identified by the Secretary of the Interior, under that Act (as in effect on the day before the date of enactment of this Act).

December 5, 2017

Reported with an amendment