H.R. 10717 (93rd): Menominee Restoration Act


Oct 3, 1973
93rd Congress, 1973–1974


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 22, 1973

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 22, 1973.


Pub.L. 93-197


Harold Froehlich

Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 22, 1973

About the bill

Full Title

An Act to repeal the Act terminating Federal supervision over the property and members of the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin; to reinstitute the Menominee Indian Tribe of Wisconsin as a federally recognized sovereign Indian tribe; and to restore to the Menominee Tribe of Wisconsin those Federal services furnished to American Indians because of their status as American Indians; and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

Menominee Restoration Act - Provides for the repeal of the Act of June 17, 1954 which terminated Federal supervision of the Menominee Tribe. States that as soon as practicable the ... Read more >


Oct 3, 1973

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Oct 16, 1973
Passed House

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

Dec 7, 1973
Passed Senate with Changes

The Senate passed the bill with changes not in the House version and sent it back to the House to approve the changes.

Dec 17, 1973
House Agreed to Changes

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill.

Dec 22, 1973
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 10717”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


23 cosponsors (14D, 9R) (show)
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H.R. 10719 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 3, 1973

H.R. 10718 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Oct 3, 1973

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