S.Con.Res.76 - A concurrent resolution to acknowledge the contribution of the Iroquois Confederacy of Nations to the Development of the United States Constitution and to reaffirm the continuing government-to-government relationship between Indian tribes and the United States established in the Constitution.100th Congress (1987-1988)
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|Sponsor:||Sen. Inouye, Daniel K. [D-HI] (Introduced 09/16/1987)|
|Committees:||Senate - Indian Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 100-565|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 10/12/1988 Message on Senate action sent to the House. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.Con.Res.76 — 100th Congress (1987-1988)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (09/16/1987)
Acknowledges the historical debt of the United States to the Iroquois Confederacy and other Indian nations for their demonstration of democratic principles and their example of a free association of independent Indian nations.
Reaffirms the government-to-government relationship between the United States and Indian tribes.
Reaffirms the trust responsibility and obligation of the Government to Indian tribes, including Alaska Natives.
Acknowledges the need to exercise good faith in upholding treaties with the various tribes.