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S. 1953 (115th): Tribal Law and Order Reauthorization and Amendments Act of 2017

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A bill to amend the Tribal Law and Order Act of 2010 and the Indian Law Enforcement Reform Act to provide for advancements in public safety services to Indian communities, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

John Hoeven

Sponsor. Senior Senator for North Dakota. Republican.

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Last Updated: Dec 13, 2018
Length: 94 pages
Introduced
Oct 5, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Status
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 14, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

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What legislators are saying

Udall Leads Indian Affairs Hearing on Census Data in Indian Country
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] on Feb 14, 2018

Trump Signs Sasse Cyber Commission Into Law
    — Sen. Benjamin Sasse [R-NE] on Aug 13, 2018

Udall Urges Public Safety Improvements, Additional Resources for Crime and Victim Services in Indian Country
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM] on Oct 25, 2017

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What stakeholders are saying

Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 1953 will add $810 million in new spending through 2023.

History

Oct 5, 2017
 
Introduced

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Oct 25, 2017
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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

Feb 14, 2018
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 13, 2018
 
Reported by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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S. 1953 (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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