Tag Archives: Native Americans

HR6124: Tribal Social Security Fairness Act of 2018

Official Summary text/su_expand] Tribal Social Security Fairness Act of 2018 This bill directs the Social Security Administration, at the request of an Indian tribe, to enter into an agreement with the tribe for the purpose of extending Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance benefits under Social Security to tribal council members. In addition, the bill allows tribal council Get the Details

HR5317: To repeal section 2141 of the Revised Statutes to remove the prohibition on certain alcohol manufacturing on Indian lands.

Official Summary text/su_expand] This bill repeals a prohibition on creating or continuing a distillery in Indian country for manufacturing ardent spirits (distilled liquors). Became Public Law No: 115-304. 2018-12-11 Signed by President. 2018-12-11 Signed by President. 2018-12-11 Committee on Indian Affairs. Reported by Senator Hoeven without amendment. With written report No. 115-363. 2018-11-14 Passed Senate without amendment by Get the Details