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H.R. 297: Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians Restoration Act of 2019

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To extend the Federal recognition to the Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Greg Gianforte

Sponsor. Representative for Montana At Large. Republican.

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Last Updated: Mar 28, 2019
Length: 6 pages
Introduced
Jan 8, 2019
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Mar 26, 2019

This bill passed in the House on March 26, 2019 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Prognosis
13% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Gianforte Leads Little Shell Tribal Recognition Bill Through House
    — Rep. Greg Gianforte [R-MT0] (Sponsor) on Mar 26, 2019

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Institute for Spending Reform: SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 297 will add $41 million in new spending through 2024.

History

Jan 8, 2019
 
Introduced

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Mar 26, 2019
 
Passed House (Senate next)

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 297 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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