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H.R. 3554 (99th): Klamath Indian Tribe Restoration Act

A bill to provide for the restoration of the Federal trust relationship with, and Federal services and assistance to, the Klamath Tribe of Indians and the individual members thereof consisting of the Klamath and Modoc Tribes and the Yahooskin Band of Snake Indians, and for other purposes.

Sponsor and status

Oct 10, 1985
99th Congress (1985–1986)

Enacted — Signed by the President on Aug 27, 1986

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on August 27, 1986.

Pub.L. 99-398

Robert Smith

Representative for Oregon's 2nd congressional district



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Last Updated: Aug 27, 1986


3 Cosponsors (2 Democrats, 1 Republican)



Oct 10, 1985

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Jun 11, 1986
Ordered Reported

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Jun 16, 1986
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 15, 1986
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Aug 27, 1986
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 3554 (99th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 3554. This is the one from the 99th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 99th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1985 to Oct 18, 1986. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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