US HB91 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 2-0)
Status: Engrossed on April 30 2019 - 50% progression
Action: 2019-04-30 - Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs.
Pending: Senate Indian Affairs Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Engrossed) [PDF]

Summary

Columbia River In-Lieu and Treaty Fishing Access Sites Improvement Act This bill authorizes the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) to assess sanitation and safety conditions on land set aside to provide Columbia River Treaty tribes access to traditional fishing grounds. The bill applies to land held by the United States for the benefit of the Nez Perce Tribe, the Confederated Tribes of Umatilla Indian Reservation, the Confederated Tribes of the Warm Springs Reservation of Oregon, and the Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation. The BIA may enter into contracts with tribes or tribal organizations to improve sanitation, safety conditions, and access to electricity, sewer, and water infrastructure on this land. The Government Accountability Office must report whether the sanitation and safety conditions on the lands have improved as a result of the contracts.

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Title

Columbia River In-Lieu and Treaty Fishing Access Sites Improvement Act

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Roll Calls

2019-04-29 - House - On motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill RC# 168 (Y: 396 N: 18 NV: 17 Abs: 0) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-04-30SenateReceived in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs.
2019-04-29HouseMotion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
2019-04-29HouseOn motion to suspend the rules and pass the bill Agreed to by the Yeas and Nays: (2/3 required): 396 - 18 (Roll no. 168). (text: CR H3290)
2019-04-29HouseConsidered as unfinished business. (consideration: CR H3294)
2019-04-29HouseAt the conclusion of debate, the Yeas and Nays were demanded and ordered. Pursuant to the provisions of clause 8, rule XX, the Chair announced that further proceedings on the motion would be postponed.
2019-04-29HouseDEBATE - The House proceeded with forty minutes of debate on H.R. 91.
2019-04-29HouseConsidered under suspension of the rules. (consideration: CR H3290-3291)
2019-04-29HouseMr. Van Drew moved to suspend the rules and pass the bill.
2019-02-05HouseReferred to the Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States.
2019-01-03HouseReferred to the House Committee on Natural Resources.
2019-01-03HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB50 (Same As) 2019-06-28 - Held at the desk.

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