H.R. 7147 (96th): A bill to provide that certain land of the United States shall be held by the United States in trust for certain communities of the Mdewakanton Sioux in Minnesota.


Apr 23, 1980
96th Congress, 1979–1980


Enacted — Signed by the President on Dec 19, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on December 19, 1980.


Pub.L. 96-557


Richard Nolan

Representative for Minnesota's 6th congressional district



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Last Updated: Dec 19, 1980

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Summary (CRS)
(Measure passed House, amended) Declares that certain lands in Minnesota be held in trust for certain communities of the Mdewakanton Sioux and that such lands be considered a part of ... Read more >
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H.R. 3354 (95th) was a previous version of this bill.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 9, 1977

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The “H.R.” in “H.R. 7147” means this is a House of Representatives 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.


Apr 23, 1980
Passed House
Nov 17, 1980
Passed Senate
Dec 8, 1980
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 19, 1980


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