Current law requires Congress to approve or authorize land transfers that the Miami Tribe wishes to make.
What is House Bill H.R. 487?
Cost of House Bill H.R. 487
“This dated charter creates hurdles for the tribe’s investors, business partners, and potential customers. Removing this obsolete charter from the books will eliminate uncertainty facing the tribe’s partners, leading to additional growth opportunities for the communities the tribe operates.”
Summary by Eric Revell
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To allow the Miami Tribe of Oklahoma to lease or transfer certain lands.
- EnactedFebruary 29th, 2016The President signed this bill into law
- The senate Passed February 11th, 2016Passed by Voice Vote
Committee on Indian Affairs
- senate Committees
- The house Passed September 16th, 2015Passed by Voice Vote
For Indigenous Peoples of the United StatesCommittee on Natural ResourcesIntroducedJanuary 22nd, 2015
- house Committees