Summary: H.R.794 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 109-47 (08/02/2005)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Colorado River Indian Reservation Boundary Correction Act - Declares that the boundaries of the Colorado River Indian Reservation are the boundaries delineated by the Robbins Survey of 1875 and affirmed by the Harrington Resurvey of 1912 (which include 16,000 acres known as the La Paz lands).

Restores to the Reservation all right, title, and interest of the United States to those lands within such boundaries that were excluded from the Reservation pursuant to Executive Order No. 2273 (November 22, 1915), which shall be held in trust by the United States on behalf of the Colorado River Indian Tribes. (Excludes from such restored lands specified Arizona State Lands.)

Declares that land taken into trust under this Act shall neither be considered to have been taken into trust for gaming nor be used for gaming.