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Public Law No: 111-354 (01/04/2011)

 
[111th Congress Public Law 354]
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Public Law 111-354
111th Congress

                                 An Act


 
To amend Public Law 95-232 to repeal a restriction on treating as Indian 
     country certain lands held in trust for Indian pueblos in New 
             Mexico. <<NOTE: Jan. 4, 2011 -  [H.R. 4445]>> 

    Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the 
United States of America in Congress assembled, <<NOTE: Indian Pueblo 
Cultural Center Clarification Act.>> 
SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE.

    This Act may be cited as the ``Indian Pueblo Cultural Center 
Clarification Act''.
SEC. 2. REPEAL OF RESTRICTION ON TREATING AS INDIAN COUNTRY 
                    CERTAIN LANDS HELD IN TRUST FOR INDIAN PUEBLOS 
                    IN NEW MEXICO.

    Public Law 95-232 is amended in the first section in subsection (b) 
by striking ``However, such property shall not be `Indian country' as 
defined in section 1151 of title 18, United States Code.''.
SEC. 3. PROHIBITION ON GAMING.

    Public Law 95-232 is amended in the first section <<NOTE: 92 Stat. 
30.>>  by adding at the end the following:

    ``(e) Prohibition on Gaming.--Gaming, as defined and regulated by 
the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (25 U.S.C. 2701 et seq.), shall be 
prohibited on land held in trust pursuant to subsection (b).''.

    Approved January 4, 2011.

LEGISLATIVE HISTORY--H.R. 4445:
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HOUSE REPORTS: No. 111-515 (Comm. on Natural Resources).
SENATE REPORTS: No. 111-379 (Comm. on Indian Affairs).
CONGRESSIONAL RECORD, Vol. 156 (2010):
            June 29, 30, considered and passed House.
            Dec. 21, considered and passed Senate.

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