Summary: S.1219 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 109-410 (12/18/2006)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced in the Senate on June 9, 2005. The summary of that version is repeated here.)

Authorizes the Assiniboine and Sioux Tribes of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation, Montana, with the approval of the Secretary of the Interior, to enter into a lease or other temporary conveyance of water rights recognized under the Fort Peck-Montana Compact with the Dry Prairie Rural Water Association, Incorporated (or any successor non-federal entity) for the purpose of meeting the Association's water needs.