S249: A bill to provide that the pueblo of Santa Clara may lease for 99 years certain restricted land, and for other purposes.

By | February 16, 2018
Seal of the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs

Seal of the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs

All the land of the Pueblo of Santa Clara and Ohkay Owingeh pueblo may be leased for up to 99 years with the approval of the Department of the Interior.

Official Summary

This bill amends the Indian Long-Term Leasing Act to expand the land of the Pueblo of Santa Clara and Ohkay Owingeh pueblo that may be leased for up to 99 years with the approval of the Department of the Interior, from lands held in trust, to all of the lands of the Pueblo of Santa Clara and Ohkay Owingeh pueblo.

Passed House
Passed Senate
2017-05-08
Signed by President
Became Public Law

Amendments

None.

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Sen. Udall, Tom [D-NM]

Cosponsors: Sen. Heinrich, Martin [D-NM]

Votes

Passed Senate by unanimous consent.

Related bill:  HR 1787

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