S. 1730 (96th): A bill to declare that title to certain lands in the State of New Mexico are held in trust by the United States for the Ramah Band of the Navajo Tribe.

Introduced:

Sep 10, 1979
96th Congress, 1979–1980

Status:

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 29, 1980

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 29, 1980.

Law:

Pub.L. 96-333

Sponsor:

Pete Domenici

Senator from New Mexico

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Aug 29, 1980

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History

Sep 10, 1979
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 7, 1979
 
Reported by Committee

A committee has issued a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.

Jan 22, 1980
 
Passed Senate

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

Aug 19, 1980
 
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.

Aug 29, 1980
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

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