Public Law 115-227: A bill to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund.

By | April 24, 2019
Seal of the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs
Seal of the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs

Allows the White Mountain Apache tribe to use settlement funds to build a rural water system.

Official Summary

This bill amends the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to specify that settlement funds may be used for the planning, design, and construction of the tribe’s rural water system.

Passed House
2018-07-23
Passed Senate
2018-07-18
Signed by President
2018-08-01
Became Public Law
2018-08-01

Amendments

S.Amdt.3398: https://www.congress.gov/amendment/115th-congress/senate-amendment/3398

Sponsors

Original sponsor: Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ]

Cosponsors: Sen. McCain, John [R-AZ]

Votes

Passed House by voice vote.

Passed Senate by unanimous consent.

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