S. 2998 (97th): A bill to declare that the United States holds certain lands in trust for the Las Vegas Paiute Tribe.


Sep 30, 1982
97th Congress, 1981–1982

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 15, 1982, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Howard Cannon

Senator from Nevada


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(Reported to Senate from the Select Committee on Indian Affairs with amendment, S. Rept. 97-683) Declares that the United States hold certain lands in Nevada in trust for the Las ... Read more >

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Sep 30, 1982

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Dec 15, 1982
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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 2998”). 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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