S.2694 - Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2002107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Allen, George [R-VA] (Introduced 06/27/2002)|
|Committees:||Senate - Indian Affairs|
|Latest Action:||10/09/2002 Committee on Indian Affairs. Hearings held. Hearings printed: S.Hrg. 107-921. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2694 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Thomasina E. Jordan Indian Tribes of Virginia Federal Recognition Act of 2002- Extends Federal recognition to: (1) the Chickahominy Indian Tribe of Virginia; (2) the Chickahominy Indian Tribe - Eastern Division of Virginia; (3) the Upper Mattaponi Tribe of Virginia; (4) the Rappahannock Tribe, Inc., of Virginia; (5) the Monacan Tribe of Virginia; and (6) the Nansemond Tribe of Virginia.
Introduced in Senate (06/27/2002)
Sets forth the service areas of the various Tribes and requirements for the Tribes with respect to submission of a membership roll, adoption of a constitution, and election of officials.
Requires the Secretary of the Interior, upon certain land transfers, to take specified lands into trust for the various Tribes' benefit.