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S. 140: A bill to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund.

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Source: Republican Policy Committee

The Rules Committee Print includes the text of S. 140, to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund, S. 249, a bill to provide that the pueblo of Santa Clara may lease for 99 years certain restricted land, and H.R. 986, the Tribal Sovereignty Act of 2017.

Section 1 amends the White Mountain Apache Tribe (WMAT) Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify that funds in the WMAT Settlement Fund are authorized ...

Sponsor and status

Jeff Flake

Sponsor. Senior Senator for Arizona. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 14, 2018
Length: 402 pages
Introduced:

Jan 12, 2017

Status:

Passed Senate with Changes (back to House) on Nov 14, 2018

This bill has been passed in the House and the Senate, but the Senate made changes and sent it back to the House on November 14, 2018.

Prognosis:

96% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)

History

Jan 12, 2017
 
Introduced

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Feb 8, 2017
 
Ordered Reported

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Mar 21, 2017
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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May 8, 2017
 
Passed Senate (House next)

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Nov 2, 2017
 
Considered by Water, Power and Oceans

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Nov 7, 2017
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Dec 6, 2017
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Jan 10, 2018
 
Passed House

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Jan 10, 2018
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Passed the House with an Amendment.

Nov 14, 2018
 
Passed Senate with Changes (back to House)

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House Approves Senate Changes

 
Signed by the President

S. 140 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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