Vote — Dec 1, 2015 2:33 p.m.
Feb 9, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
This bill was introduced on February 9, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for New York's 33rd congressional district
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.
2/9/1982--Introduced.Ancient Indian Land Claims Settlement Act of 1982 - Ratifies the transfers of land or natural resources within the States of New York or South Carolina, which were made on ... Read more >
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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5494”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5494 — 97th Congress: Ancient Indian Land Claims Settlement Act of 1982. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5494
“H.R. 5494 — 97th Congress: Ancient Indian Land Claims Settlement Act of 1982.” www.GovTrack.us. 1982. December 1, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/97/hr5494>
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