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S. 1285: Oregon Tribal Economic Development Act

A bill to allow the Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Indians, the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community of Oregon, the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians of Oregon, the Confederated Tribes of Warm Springs, the Cow Creek Band of Umpqua Tribe of Indians, the Klamath Tribes, and the Burns Paiute Tribes to lease or transfer certain lands.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

Jeff Merkley

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Oregon. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Nov 30, 2017
Length: 3 pages
Introduced:

May 25, 2017

Status:

Passed Senate (House next) on Nov 29, 2017

This bill passed in the Senate on November 29, 2017 and goes to the House next for consideration.

Prognosis:

45% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

May 25, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 12, 2017
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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

Sep 13, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

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.

Nov 29, 2017
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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

Pending
 
Passed House

Pending
 
Signed by the President

S. 1285 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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