Summary: H.R.831 — 108th Congress (2003-2004)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in House (02/13/2003)

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.

Approves the Charlotte Beach land claim settlement on behalf of the United States, except for one specified sentence, which this Act hereby deletes. Declares that the provisions contained in such settlement shall not be considered precedent for any future agreement between any tribe and State.