S.2342 - A bill to amend the Act entitled "An Act to provide for the disposition of funds appropriated to pay judgement in favor of the Mississippi Sioux Indians in Indian Claims Commission dockets numbered 142, 359, 360, 361, 362, and 363, and for other purposes", approved October 25, 1972 (86 Stat. 1168 et seq.)102nd Congress (1991-1992)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Daschle, Thomas A. [D-SD] (Introduced 03/11/1992)|
|Committees:||Senate - Indian Affairs | House - Interior and Insular Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||S.Rept 102-277 Part 1|
|Latest Action:||06/16/1992 Vetoed by President. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2342 — 102nd Congress (1991-1992)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (03/11/1992)
Amends specified Federal law to waive the statute of limitations, lapse of time, or bar of laches with respect to any action of the Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Tribe of South Dakota, the Devils Lakes Sioux Tribe of North Dakota, or the Sisseton-Wahpeton Sioux Council of the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of Montana, to contest the constitutionality or validity of such law, if the complaint is filed in the U.S. District Court for Montana by April 1, 1993.
Authorizes the Attorney General to settle any action brought under such Federal law.