S.2986 - Bay Mills Indian Community Land Claim Settlement Act107th Congress (2001-2002)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI] (Introduced 09/20/2002)|
|Committees:||Senate - Indian Affairs|
|Latest Action:||11/19/2002 Sponsor introductory remarks on measure.|
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Summary: S.2986 — 107th Congress (2001-2002)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Bay Mills Indian Community Land Claim Settlement Act - Directs the Secretary of the Interior to take specified land into trust for the benefit of the Bay Mills Indian Community of Michigan (the "Community") , with such land becoming part of the reservation of the Community. States that the Secretary's action shall be considered part of the settlement and extinguishment of the Charlotte Beach land claims of the Community, in accordance with the agreement reached between the Community and the Governor of Michigan on August 23, 2002. Classifies the land taken into trust as land obtained in a settlement of a land claim under the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act.
Introduced in House (09/20/2002)
Approves the Charlotte Beach land claim settlement on behalf of the United States, and incorporates the terms of the settlement into this Act.