H.R. 5494 (97th): Ancient Indian Land Claims Settlement Act of 1982
Feb 9, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982
Died in a previous Congress
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
About the bill
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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.
Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 9, 1982
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9 cosponsors (8R, 1D) (show)(joined Feb 9, 1982)(joined Mar 10, 1982)(joined Mar 10, 1982)(joined Mar 10, 1982)(joined Mar 10, 1982)(joined Mar 10, 1982)(joined Mar 10, 1982)(joined Apr 26, 1982)(joined Apr 26, 1982)
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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
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