Public Law 115-121: Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2017

By | January 15, 2018
Seal of the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs

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Extends federal recognition to six Native American tribes of Virginia.

Official Summary

Passed House
2017-05-17
Passed Senate
2018-01-11
Signed by President
2018-01-29
Became Public Law
2018-01-29

Amendments

None.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1]

Votes

Passed House by voice vote.

Passed Senate by voice vote.

Related bill: S 691 (never passed Senate)

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