A bill to amend the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act to provide further self-governance by Indian Tribes, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for North Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: Oct 2, 2018
Length: 67 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on September 28, 2018 but was never passed by the House.
Although this bill was not enacted, its provisions could have become law by being included in another bill. It is common for legislative text to be introduced concurrently in multiple bills (called companion bills), re-introduced in subsequent sessions of Congress in new bills, or added to larger bills (sometimes called omnibus bills).
6 Cosponsors (4 Republicans, 2 Democrats)
What legislators are saying
“Hoeven: Enhancing Tribal Self-Governance Builds Strong Tribal Communities”
— Sen. John Hoeven [R-ND] (Sponsor) on Apr 18, 2018
“Schumer and Udall: Senate Democrats Are Committed to Expanding Tribal Self-Determination”
— Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM, 2009-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Jul 23, 2018
“Udall: Future of Tribal Self-Governance is Bright, but Much Work Remains”
— Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM, 2009-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 18, 2018
Mar 7, 2018
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 21, 2018
Considered by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
Apr 11, 2018
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.
Sep 5, 2018
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.
Sep 28, 2018
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.
S. 2515 (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.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 2515. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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