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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.

Sponsor and status

Jeff Merkley

Sponsor. Junior Senator for Oregon. Democrat.

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Last Updated: May 17, 2018
Length: 2 pages
Introduced:

May 25, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jun 1, 2018

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on June 1, 2018.

Law:

Pub.L. 115-179

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 3225: Oregon Tribal Economic Development Act

Ordered Reported on Jan 17, 2018. 99% incorporated. (compare text)

History

May 25, 2017
 
Introduced

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Jul 12, 2017
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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Sep 13, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 17, 2017
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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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.

Dec 12, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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

Jan 10, 2018
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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.

May 15, 2018
 
Passed House

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Jun 1, 2018
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 1285 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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