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H.R. 2088: Eastern Band of Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act

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To take certain Federal lands in Tennessee into trust for the benefit of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, and for other purposes.

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Sponsor and status

Charles “Chuck” Fleischmann

Sponsor. Representative for Tennessee's 3rd congressional district. Republican.

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Last Updated: Nov 3, 2021
Length: 13 pages
Introduced
Mar 19, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Passed House (Senate next) on Nov 2, 2021

This bill passed in the House on November 2, 2021 and goes to the Senate next for consideration.

Other activity may have occurred on another bill with identical or similar provisions.

Prognosis
4% chance of being enacted according to Skopos Labs (details)
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Position statements

What legislators are saying

Rep. Chuck Fleischmanns Eastern Band of Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act Passes House
    — Rep. Charles “Chuck” Fleischmann [R-TN3] (Sponsor) on Nov 2, 2021

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates new spending due to H.R. 2088 will be negligible.

History

Mar 19, 2021
 
Introduced

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

Oct 13, 2021
 
Ordered Reported

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Oct 29, 2021
 
Text Published

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

Nov 1, 2021
 
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.

Nov 2, 2021
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next.

Nov 17, 2021
 
Considered by Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

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

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Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 2088 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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