Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

Chairman
Sen. John Barrasso [R-WY]
Vice Chairman
Sen. Jon Tester [D-MT]

The chairman is always selected from the majority party. The ranking member is the most senior member of the minority party.

Republicans
8
Democrats
6
Track Committee
Official Website: http://www.indian.senate.gov/

Committee Members

Chairman
John Barrasso
Wyoming
Republican
Vice Chairman
Jon Tester
Montana
Democrat
Maria Cantwell
Washington
Democrat
Michael Crapo
Idaho
Republican
Steve Daines
Montana
Republican
Alan β€œAl” Franken
Minnesota
Democrat
Heidi Heitkamp
North Dakota
Democrat
John Hoeven
North Dakota
Republican
James Lankford
Oklahoma
Republican
John McCain
Arizona
Republican
Jerry Moran
Kansas
Republican
Lisa Murkowski
Alaska
Republican
Brian Schatz
Hawaii
Democrat
Tom Udall
New Mexico
Democrat

Committee Bills

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Recent Activity

Committee Meeting

Senate Committee on Indian Affairs Meeting

Business meeting to consider S.986, to require the Secretary of the Interior to take into trust 4 parcels of Federal land for the benefit of certain Indian Pueblos in the State of New Mexico; to be immediately followed by an oversight hearing to examine the Bureau of Indian Education, focusing on organizational challenges in transforming educational opportunities for Indian children. (Location: SD-628)

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May 13, 2015 2:15 p.m.

Reported by Committee

S. 986: Albuquerque Indian School Land Transfer Act

Last Action: Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.

Explanation: The committees assigned to this bill sent it to the House or Senate as a whole for consideration on May 13, 2015.

May 13, 2015