H.R.1306 - Unrecognized Southeast Alaska Native Communities Recognition and Compensation Act112th Congress (2011-2012)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] (Introduced 03/31/2011)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||04/06/2011 Referred to the Subcommittee Indian and Alaska Native Affairs.|
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Summary: H.R.1306 — 112th Congress (2011-2012)All Bill Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/31/2011)
Unrecognized Southeast Alaska Native Communities Recognition and Compensation Act - Amends the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act to permit the Native residents of each of the Native Villages of Haines, Ketchikan, Petersburg, Tenakee, and Wrangell, Alaska, to organize as Urban Corporations and to receive certain settlement land pursuant to this Act.
Authorizes those Urban Corporations to establish a settlement trust to promote the health, education, and welfare of the trust beneficiaries, and preserve the Native heritage and culture of their communities.