S.3019 - Shawnee Tribe Status Act of 2000106th Congress (1999-2000)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Inhofe, James M. [R-OK] (Introduced 09/07/2000)|
|Committees:||Senate - Indian Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 09/07/2000 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.3019 — 106th Congress (1999-2000)All Information (Except Text)
Shawnee Tribe Status Act of 2000 - Provides for Federal recognition of the Shawnee Tribe as a distinct Indian tribe.
Introduced in Senate (09/07/2000)
Makes the Tribe and its members eligible for all special programs and services provided by the United States to Indians.
Requires the Tribe to submit its base membership roll to the Secretary of the Interior for approval.
Recognizes the Tribe's constitution and bylaws and governing body.
Makes the Tribe eligible to have land acquired in trust for its benefit.
Grants the Tribe jurisdiction over its and its members' trust and restricted land.