Last updated: June 29, 2022


Passed Legislation (by date)

s.325

Title: A bill to amend the Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children Act to extend the deadline for a report by the Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children, and for other purposes.

Summary: This bill extends the deadline, from three years to five years, for the Alyce Spotted Bear and Walter Soboleff Commission on Native Children to submit its report to the President and Congress. The commission was established to conduct a comprehensive study of federal, state, local, and tribal programs that serve Native children and to develop plans for federal policy related to Native children.

Latest Action: 9/24/21 Became Public Law No. 117-41.

 


Proposed Legislation (by topic)

Business & Economics

s.981

Title: Assuring Regular Consultation To Have Indigenous Voices Effectively Solicited Act

s.1735

Title: Native American Entrepreneurial and Opportunity Act of 2021

s.2092

Title: Native American Rural Homeownership Improvement Act of 2021

s.3381

Title: Tribal Trust Land Homeownership Act of 2021

S.3789

Title: A bill to amend the Native American Tourism and Improving Visitor Experience Act to authorize grants to Indian tribes, tribal organizations, and Native Hawaiian organizations, and for other purposes.

S.4196

Title: A bill to amend the Ysleta del Sur Pueblo and Alabama and Coushatta Indian Tribes of Texas Restoration Act to restore an opportunity for Tribal economic development on terms that are equal and fair, and for other purposes.

H.R.2208

Title: Ysleta del Sur Pueblo and Alabama-Coushatta Tribes of Texas Equal and Fair Opportunity Act

H.R.4676

Title: State Industrial Competitiveness Act of 2021

s.2523/H.R.4784

Title: Tribal Economic Development Act of 2021

H.R.5098

Title: To amend the Bridgeport Indian Colony Land Trust, Health, and Economic Development Act of 2012 to remove the restriction on class II gaming on certain land in California.

H.R.5160

Title: Native American Entrepreneurial Opportunity Act

H.R.6331

Title: Native American Rural Homeownership Improvement Act of 2021

H.R.6716

Title: To amend the Water Resources Development Act of 2000 to protect Native American burial sites, village sites, and cultural resources discovered at civil works projects of the Corps of Engineers, and for other purposes.

H.R.8068

Title: Tribal Energy Investment Act of 2022

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Community Development

S.989/H.R.2271

Title: Native American Language Resource Center Act of 2021

S.1471/H.R.2930

Title: Safeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony Act of 2021

S.1402

Title: Durbin Feeling Native American Languages Act of 2021

S.1957

Title: State and Local Digital Service Act of 2021

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Education

S.Res.94

Title: A resolution designating the week beginning February 28, 2021, as "National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week".

S.Res.545

Title: A resolution designating the week beginning March 13, 2022, as "National Tribal Colleges and Universities Week".

s.1396

Title: A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to establish State and Indian Tribe grants for community colleges and grants for Historically Black Colleges and Universities, Tribal Colleges and Universities, and Minority-Serving Institutions, and for other purposes.

H.R.505

Title: Native American Education Opportunity Act

H.R.2878

Title: Native VetSuccess at Tribal Colleges and Universities Pilot Program Act

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Federal Indian Relations

S.Res.54

Title: An original resolution authorizing expenditures by the Committee on Indian Affairs.

s.4

Title: John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2021

s.314

Title: A bill to repeal the Klamath Tribe Judgment Fund Act

s.358

Title: Tribal Transportation Equity and Transparency Improvement Act of 2021

s.559

Title: A bill to amend the Grand Ronde Reservation Act, and for other purposes.

s.1365

Title: Extending Tribal Broadband Priority Act of 2021

s.1725

Title: A bill to grant a Federal charter to the National American Indian Veterans, Incorporated.

s.1880

Title: Protecting Indian Tribes from Scams Act

s.1897

Title: Protecting Indian Tribes from Scams Act

s.2702

Title: Frank Harrison, Elizabeth Peratrovich, and Miguel Trujillo Native American Voting Rights Act of 2021

s.2728

Title: A bill to amend title VI of the Social Security Act to extend the coverage of Coronavirus Relief Fund payments to Tribal Governments.

s.2757

Title: SNAP Tribal Food Sovereignty Act of 2021

s.2867

Title: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2021

s.2874

Title: Indian Health Service Health Professions Tax Fairness Act of 2021

s.2985

Title: Indian Programs Advance Appropriations Act of 2021

s.2907/H.R.5444

Title: Truth and Healing Commission on Indian Boarding School Policies Act

s.3011

Title: State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial Fiscal Recovery, Infrastructure, and Disaster Relief Flexibility Act

s.3113

Title: A bill to authorize the Attorney General to make grants to State and Tribal courts in order to allow the electronic service of certain court orders, and for other purposes.

s.3259

Title: Tribal Adoption Parity Act

s.3454

Title: A bill to clarify the rights of Indians and Indian Tribes on Indian lands under the National Labor Relations Act.

H.R.1416

Title: Tribal Adoption Parity Act

H.R.1688

Title: Native American Child Protection Act

H.R.2644

Title: Green New Deals for Cities Act of 2021

H.R.2809

Title: Natural Disaster Recovery Program Act of 2021

H.R.3091

Title: Cherokee Nation and Chickasaw Nation Criminal Jurisdiction Compacting Act of 2021

H.R.3158

Title: Repealing Existing Substandard Provisions Encouraging Conciliation with Tribes Act

H.R.3587

Title: To prescribe procedures for effective consultation and coordination by Federal agencies with federally recognized Tribal Governments regarding Federal Government actions that impact Tribal lands and interests to ensure that meaningful Tribal input is an integral part of the Federal decision-making process.

H.R.4054

Title: Tribal Tax and Investment Reform Act of 2021

H.R.4093

Title: Tribal Transportation Equity and Transparency Improvement Act of 2021

H.R.4228

Title: Tribal Border Crossing Parity Act

H.R.4308

Title: Removing Federal Barriers to Offering of Mobile Wagers on Indian Lands Act

H.R.4478

Title: Tax Fairness for Tribal Youth Act of 2021

H.R.4637

Title: To sever United States Government relations with the Creek Nation of Oklahoma until such time as the Creek Nation of Oklahoma restores full Tribal citizenship to the Creek Freedmen disenfranchised in the October 6, 1979, Creek Nation vote and fulfills all its treaty obligations with the Government of the United States, and for other purposes.

H.R.4656

Title: Extending Tribal Broadband Priority Act of 2021

H.R.4715

Title: Quapaw Tribal Landowner Settlement Act of 2021

S.2522/H.R.4783

Title: To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to treat certain tribal benefits and Alaska Permanent Fund dividends as earned income for purposes of the kiddie tax.

H.R.4839

Title: Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act of 2021

H.R.5008

Title: Frank Harrison, Elizabeth Peratrovich, and Miguel Trujillo Native American Voting Rights Act of 2021

H.R.5119

Title: To amend title VI of the Social Security Act to extend the coverage of Coronavirus Relief Fund payments to Tribal Governments.

H.R.5193

Title: Just Transition for Energy Communities Act

H.R.5195

Title: Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2021

H.R.5567

Title: Indian Programs Advance Appropriations Act of 2021

H.R.5735

Title: State, Local, Tribal, and Territorial Fiscal Recovery, Infrastructure, and Disaster Relief Flexibility Act

H.R.6334

Title: SNAP Tribal Food Sovereignty Act of 2021

H.R.6402

Title: To grant a Federal charter to the National American Indian Veterans, Incorporated.

H.R.6442

Title: To amend Section 101703 of title 54, United States Code, to include Tribal Governments and quasi-governmental entities, and for other purposes.

H.R.7178

Title: To authorize the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to make grants to States and Indian tribes to support local resiliency offices, and for other purposes.

H.R.7326

Title: To amend the Help America Vote Act of 2002 to explicitly authorize distribution of grant funds to the voting accessibility protection and advocacy system of the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands and the system serving the American Indian consortium, and for other purposes.

H.R.7455

Title: To amend the Indian Self-Determination and Education Assistance Act to secure existing Tribal contract support cost reimbursements, and for other purposes.

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Health & Human Services

s.Res.613

Title: A resolution promoting minority health awareness and supporting the goals and ideals of National Minority Health Month in April 2022, which include bringing attention to the health disparities faced by minority populations of the United States such as American Indians, Alaska Natives, Asian Americans, African Americans, Hispanics, and Native Hawaiians or other Pacific Islanders.

s.144/h.r.667

Title: Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center Access Improvement Act

s.1397

Title: Tribal Health Data Improvement Act of 2021

s.1543

Title: Suicide Training and Awareness Nationally Delivered for Universal Prevention Act of 2021

s.1797/H.R.3496

Title: Urban Indian Health Providers Facilities Improvement Act

s.1868

Title: A bill to amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to require that equitable distribution of assistance include equitable distribution to Indian Tribes and Tribal organizations, to increase amounts reserved for allotment to Indian Tribes and Tribal organizations under certain circumstances, and to reserve amounts for migrant programs under certain circumstances, and to provide for a Government Accountability Office report on child abuse and neglect in American Indian Tribal communities.

s.1895

Title: A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award additional funding through the Sanitation Facilities Construction Program of the Indian Health Service, and for other purposes.

s.2071

Title: A bill to provide grants to States, territories, Puerto Rico, the District of Columbia, and eligible Tribal entities to promote access to affordable, high-speed broadband and digital equity.

s.2226

Title: Native Behavioral Health Access Improvement Act of 2021

s.2264

Title: Native American Housing Assistance and Self-Determination Reauthorization Act of 2021

s.2326

Title: Native American Child Protection Act of 2021

s.2167/h.r.4052

Title: National Adoption and Foster Care Home Study Act

s.2524

Title: A bill to amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to exclude certain payments to aged, blind, or disabled Alaska Natives or descendants of Alaska Natives from being used to determine eligibility or certain programs, and for other purposes.

s.3337

Title: Native Youth and Tribal Officer Protection Act

s.3968

Title: CDC Tribal Public Health Security and Preparedness Act

s.3444/h.r.6372

Title: Tribal Medical Supplies Stockpile Access Act of 2022

s.4269/h.r.7850

Title: A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a program to award grants to State, local, and Tribal governments to purchase and distribute anti-blood loss supplies for use in a medical emergency, and for other purposes.

s.4323

Title: A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to establish an urban Indian organization confer policy for the Department of Health and Human Services.

s.4412

Title: A bill to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to States, Indian Tribes, Tribal organizations, and urban Indian organizations to provide safety measures to social workers, health workers, and human services professionals performing services placing such individuals in high-risk and potentially dangerous situations, and for other purposes.

H.Res.411

Title: Expressing the sense of the House of Representatives to recognize the crisis of violence against Native women.

H.RES.846

Title: Recognizing the maternal health crisis among Indigenous women in the United States, which includes American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women, recognizing the importance of reducing mortality and morbidity among Indigenous women, and calling for urgent Federal funding changes to ensure comprehensive, high-quality, and culturally competent maternal health and family planning services are available.

H.R.437

Title: To amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to exclude certain payments to Alaska Native elders for determining eligibility for certain programs, and for other purposes.

H.R.439

Title: Native American Millennium Challenge Demonstration Act

H.R.588

Title: Stopping the Mental Health Pandemic Act

H.R.912

Title: American Indian and Alaska Native Veterans Mental Health Act

H.R.1047

Title: Rural Broadband Permitting Efficiency Act of 2021

H.R.1373

Title: Urban Indian Health Parity Act

H.R.1566

Title: To amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act to require that equitable distribution of assistance include equitable distribution to Indian tribes and tribal organizations and to increase amounts reserved for allotment to Indian tribes and tribal organizations under certain circumstances, and to provide for a Government Accountability Office report on child abuse and neglect in American Indian tribal communities.

H.R.1590

Title: Tribal Internet Expansion Act of 2021

H.R.1620

Title: Violence Against Women Act Reauthorization Act of 2021

H.R.1708

Title: Tribal Health Care Protection Fund Act

H.R.1719

Title: Emergency Tribal Housing Assistance Act of 2021

H.R.1811

Title: To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to authorize additional funding for planning, design, construction, modernization, and renovation of hospitals and outpatient health care facilities.

H.R.1859

Title: To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use, to award grants to States, territories, political subdivisions of States and territories, Tribal governments, and consortia of Tribal governments to establish an unarmed 911 response program, and for other purposes.

H.R.1888

Title: Improving Access to Indian Health Services Act

H.R.1939

Title: To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award additional funding through the Sanitation Facilities Construction Program of the Indian Health Service, and for other purposes.

H.R.2739

Title: To amend the Victims of Crime Act of 1984 to secure urgent resources vital to Indian victims of crime, and for other purposes.

H.R.2740

Title: Native Youth and Tribal Officer Protection Act

H.R.3841

Title: Tribal Health Data Improvement Act of 2021

H.R.4251

Title: Native Behavioral Health Access Improvement Act of 2021

H.R.4283

Title: Native Health and Wellness Act of 2021

H.R.4316

Title: Tribal Healthcare Careers Act

H.R.4348

Title: Tribal Family Fairness Act

H.R.4913

Title: To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to expand the Purchased/Referred Care Delivery Area for the Tunica-Biloxi Tribe of Louisiana to include Brazoria County and Harris County in the State of Texas, and for other purposes.

H.R.5221

Title: Urban Indian Health Confer Act

H.R.5317

Title: To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a program to provide technical assistance to States and American Indian and Alaska Native tribes for the development of veteran suicide prevention activities, and for other purposes.

H.R.5549

Title: Indian Health Service Advance Appropriations Act

H.R.6406

Title: To elevate the position of Director of the Indian Health Service within the Department of Health and Human Services to Assistant Secretary for Indian Health, and for other purposes.

H.R.7539

Title: Indian Health Service Health Professions Tax Fairness Act of 2022

H.R.7577

Title: CDC Tribal Public Health Security and Preparedness Act

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Lands & Natural Resources

S.Res.141

Title: A resolution recognizing the critical importance of access to reliable, clean drinking water for Native Americans and Alaska Natives and confirming the responsibility of the Federal Government to ensure such water access.

s.171/h.r.684

Title: To authorize the Keystone XL Pipeline.

s.371

Title: Blackwater Trading Post Land Transfer Act

s.421

Title: Western Tribal Water Infrastructure Act of 2021

s.548

Title: Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium Land Transfer Act of 2021

s.549

Title: A bill to provide for the conveyance of certain property to the Tanana Tribal Council located in Tanana, Alaska, and for other purposes.

s.550

Title: Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Land Transfer Act of 2021

s.648

Title: A bill to amend the Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 to make a technical correction to the water rights settlement for Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Reservation, and for other purposes.

s.1149

Title: A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend the depreciation rules for property used predominantly within an Indian reservation.

s.1901

Title: A bill to amend the Act of June 18, 1934, to reaffirm the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for Indian Tribes, and for other purposes.

s.1911

Title: Gros Ventre and Assiniboine Tribes of the Fort Belknap Indian Community Water Rights Settlement Act of 2021

s.1951

Title: Alaska Native Vietnam Veteran Land Allotment Fulfillment Act of 2021

s.2177

Title: Oil and Gas Bonding Reform and Orphaned Well Remediation Act

s.2369

Title: Tribal Access to Clean Water Act of 2021

s.2577

Title: A bill to amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to clarify the treatment of authentic Alaska Native articles of handicraft containing nonedible migratory bird parts, and for other purposes.

s.3051

Title: Indian Buffalo Management Act

s.3123

Title: A bill to amend the Siletz Reservation Act to address the hunting, fishing, trapping, and animal gathering rights of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians, and for other purposes.

s.3126

Title: A bill to amend the Grand Ronde Reservation Act to address the hunting, fishing, trapping, and animal gathering rights of the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community, and for other purposes.

s.3204

Title: Old Pascua Community Land Acquisition Act

s.3242

Title: Prairie Band Potawatomi Nation Shab-eh-nay Band Reservation Settlement Act of 2021

s.3273

Title: Agua Caliente Land Exchange Fee to Trust Confirmation Act

s.3308

Title: Colorado River Indian Tribes Water Resiliency Act of 2021

s.2705/H.R.4995

Title: Tribal Wildlife Corridors Act of 2021

s.3168/H.R.5880

Title: A bill to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to modify the enforceability date for certain provisions, and for other purposes.

s.3200/H.R.5855

Title: North Dakota Trust Lands Completion Act

s.4439 - ADDED 6/29/22

Title: A bill to take certain Federal land located in Siskiyou County, California, and Humboldt County, California, into trust for the benefit of the Karuk Tribe, and for other purposes.

H.Res.320

Title: Recognizing the critical importance of access to reliable, clean drinking water for Native Americans and Alaska Natives and confirming the responsibility of the Federal Government to ensure such water access.

H.R.164

Title: To authorize the Seminole Tribe of Florida to lease or transfer certain land, and for other purposes.

H.R.440

Title: To amend the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to provide that Alexander Creek, Alaska, is and shall be recognized as an eligible Native village under that Act, and for other purposes.

H.R.441

Title: To provide for the conveyance of certain property to the Tanana Tribal Council located in Tanana, Alaska, and for other purposes.

H.R.443

Title: To convey land in Anchorage, Alaska, to the Alaska Native Tribal Health Consortium, and for other purposes.

H.R.478

Title: Blackwater Trading Post Land Transfer Act

H.R.897

Title: Agua Caliente Land Exchange Fee to Trust Confirmation Act

H.R.1415

Title: Tribal Coastal Resiliency Act

H.R.1975

Title: Pala Band of Mission Indians Land Transfer Act of 2021

H.R.2074

Title: Indian Buffalo Management Act

H.R.2088

Title: Eastern Band of Cherokee Historic Lands Reacquisition Act

H.R.2402

Title: Winnebago Land Transfer Act of 2021

H.R.4352

Title: To amend the Act of June 18, 1934, to reaffirm the authority of the Secretary of the Interior to take land into trust for Indian Tribes, and for other purposes.

H.R.4386

Title: Assuring Regular Consultation to Have Indigenous Voices Effectively Solicited Act

H.R.4504

Title: Tribal Biochar Promotion Act of 2021

H.R.4614

Title: Resilient Federal Forests Act

H.R.4733

Title: Tribal Tourism Sovereignty Act

H.R.4881

Title: Old Pascua Community Land Acquisition Act

H.R.5234

Title: Promoting Sustainable Energy Projects for Tribal Communities Act of 2021To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for elective payments to Indian tribal governments for energy property and electricity produced from certain renewable resources.

H.R.6063

Title: To provide for the equitable settlement of certain Indian land disputes regarding land in Illinois, and for other purposes.

H.R.6181

Title: Samish Indian Nation Land Reaffirmation Act

H.R.6238

Title: WaterSMART Access for Tribes Act

H.R.6345

Title: To amend the Siletz Reservation Act to address the hunting, fishing, trapping, and animal gathering rights of the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians, and for other purposes.

H.R.6346

Title: To amend the Grand Ronde Reservation Act to address the hunting, fishing, trapping, and animal gathering rights of the Confederated Tribes of the Grand Ronde Community, and for other purposes.

S.3773/H.R.6964

Title: To authorize the leases of up to 99 years for land held in trust for the Confederated Tribes of the Chehalis Reservation.

H.R.7632

Title: To provide access to reliable, clean, and drinkable water on Tribal lands, and for other purposes.

S.4104/H.R.7633

Senate Bill Title: A bill to approve the settlement of water rights claims of the Hualapai Tribe and certain allottees in the State of Arizona, to authorize construction of a water project relating to those water rights claims, and for other purposes.

House Bill Title: Hualapai Tribe Water Rights Settlement Act of 2022

s.4421/H.R.8108

Title: Advancing Tribal Parity on Public Land Act

S.4423/H.R.8109

Title: Tribal Cultural Areas Protection Act

S.4424/H.R.8115

Title: To amend the Recreation and Public Purposes Act to authorize sales and leases of certain Federal land to federally recognized Indian Tribes, and for other purposes.

H.R.7937

Title: To direct the Secretary of the Interior, acting through the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement, to establish a program to facilitate coal mine reclamation and award grants to certain States and Indian Tribes to carry out coal mine reclamation, and for other purposes.

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Tribal Recognition

S.Res.297

Title: A resolution recognizing the commemorating Native Hawaiian Delegate Jonah Kuhio Kalaniana'ole's lifelong advocacy on behalf of Hawai'i and the Native Hawaiian people on the 100th anniversary of his paramount congressional achievement-the Hawaiian Homes Commission Act, 1920.

S.3269

Title: Unrecognized Southeast Alaska Native Communities Recognition and Compensation Act

S.3443

Title: MOWA Band of Choctaw Indians Recognition Act

H.R.1942

Title: Waccamaw Indian Acknowledgement Act

H.R.1943

Title: Pee Dee Indian Acknowledgement Act

H.R.2758

Title: Lumbee Recognition Act

H.R.3231

Title: Unrecognized Southeast Alaska Native Communities Recognition and Compensation Act

H.R.3649

Title: Mono Lake Kutzadikaa Tribe Recognition Act

H.R.5822

Title: To extend Federal recognition to the Edisto Natchez-Kusso Tribe of South Carolina, and for other purposes.

H.R.6707

Title: To amend the Maine Indian Claims Settlement Act of 1980 to advance equality for Wabanaki nations, and for other purposes.

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General Native American Affairs

S.Res.125

Title: A resolution recognizing the heritage, culture, and contributions of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women in the United States.

S.Res.440

Title: A resolution recognizing National Native American Heritage Month and celebrating the heritages and cultures of Native Americans and the contributions of Native Americans to the United States.

S.Res.555

Title: A resolution recognizing the heritage, culture, and contributions of American Indian, Alaska Native, and Native Hawaiian women in the United States.

S.Res.482

Title: A resolution recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act and the lasting impact of that Act on the State of Alaska and Alaska Native people.

S.3328

Title: Justice for Native Survivors of Sexual Violence Act

S.3835

Title: A bill to develop and disseminate accurate, relevant, and accessible resources to promote understanding about Native American and Tribal histories.

S.Con.res.28

Title: A concurrent resolution expressing the sense of Congress that September 30 should be observed as a national day of remembrance for the Native American children who died while attending a United States Indian boarding school and recognizing, honoring, and supporting the survivors of Indian boarding schools, their families, and their communities.

H.RES.322

Title: Expressing the Sense of Congress that the Eagle Staff shall be recognized as the first flag of the sovereign Native American Tribal nations and the first flag of the Americas, and to encourage programs promoting the cultural significance of the Eagle Staff.

H.RES.709

Title: Recognizing that the land that is now known as the United States of America was originally inhabited by indigenous peoples known as Native Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Alaska Natives.

H.R.1762

Title: Protecting Indian Tribes from Scams Act

H.R.6097

Title: Indigenous Peoples Exchange and Economic Cooperation Act

 

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