H.R. 5494 (97th): Ancient Indian Land Claims Settlement Act of 1982

Introduced:

Feb 9, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on February 9, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Gary Lee

Representative for New York's 33rd congressional district

Republican

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to establish a fair and consistent National Policy for the resolution of claims based on a purported lack of Congressional approval of ancient Indian land transfers and to clear the titles of lands subject to such claims.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

Feb 9, 1982
 
Introduced

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