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S. 209 (116th): PROGRESS for Indian Tribes Act


A bill to amend the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act to provide further self-governance by Indian Tribes, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

John Hoeven

Sponsor. Senior Senator for North Dakota. Republican.

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Last Updated: Sep 23, 2020
Length: 25 pages
Introduced
Jan 24, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Oct 21, 2020

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on October 21, 2020.

Law
Pub.L. 116-180
Cosponsors

5 Cosponsors (3 Democrats, 2 Republicans)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

Hoeven & Udall: President Trump Signs the PROGRESS for Indian Tribes Act of 2019 Into Law
    — Sen. John Hoeven [R-ND] (Sponsor) on Oct 22, 2020

Udall Applauds House Passage of 5 Senate Indian Affairs Committee Bills
    — Sen. Tom Udall [D-NM, 2009-2020] (Co-sponsor) on Sep 21, 2020

the daily leader: monday, september 21, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Sep 21, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates S. 209 will add $2 million in new spending through 2021.

Incorporated legislation

This bill incorporates provisions from:

H.R. 2031: PROGRESS for Indian Tribes Act

Introduced on Apr 2, 2019. 100% incorporated. (compare text)

History

Jan 24, 2019
 
Introduced

Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.

Jan 29, 2019
 
Ordered Reported

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.

Apr 29, 2019
 
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.

Jun 27, 2019
 
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.

Dec 5, 2019
 
Considered by House Committee on Natural Resources

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

May 22, 2020
 
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.

Sep 18, 2020
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Sep 21, 2020
 
Passed House

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Oct 21, 2020
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

S. 209 (116th) 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. 209. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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