US HB1404 | 2017-2018 | 115th Congress


Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Engrossed on July 12 2017 - 50% progression
Action: 2018-04-10 - Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 370.
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Pascua Yaqui Tribe Land Conveyance Act (Sec. 3) This bill declares that 39.65 acres of land are to be held in trust by the United States for the benefit of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe of Arizona, effective the day after the Tuscon Unified School District No. 1 relinquishes its interest in the land. (Sec. 4) The United States must convey to the school district 13.24 acres of federal land in exchange for payment of the fair market value of the land and the cost of conveyance. The school district may acquire the federal reversionary interest in 27.5 acres of district land by paying the appraised value, plus the costs of appraisal and conveyance, to the Department of the Interior. (Sec. 5) Gaming is prohibited on the land taken into trust pursuant to this bill. (Sec. 6) There are no federal reserved water rights for the land taken into trust. The tribe retains state water rights for this land. Water rights for this land may not be forfeited or abandoned.

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Pascua Yaqui Tribe Land Conveyance Act



2018-04-10SenatePlaced on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 370.
2018-04-10SenateCommittee on Energy and Natural Resources. Reported by Senator Murkowski without amendment. With written report No. 115-222.
2018-03-08SenateCommittee on Energy and Natural Resources. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
2018-02-07SenateCommittee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
2017-07-12SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources.
2017-07-11HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2017-07-11HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by voice vote. (text: CR H5405-5406)
2017-07-11HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 1404.
2017-07-11HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H5405-5407)
2017-07-11HouseMr. LaHood moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
2017-07-11HousePlaced on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 142.
2017-07-11HouseReported by the Committee on Natural Resources. H. Rept. 115-205.
2017-06-27HouseOrdered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
2017-06-27HouseCommittee Consideration and Mark-up Session Held.
2017-03-16HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs.
2017-03-16HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Federal Lands.
2017-03-07HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
2017-03-07HouseIntroduced in House


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