H.R.2386 - Unrecognized Southeast Alaska Native Communities Recognition and Compensation Act114th Congress (2015-2016)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] (Introduced 05/15/2015)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources|
|Latest Action:||House - 06/17/2015 Subcommittee Hearings Held. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.2386 — 114th Congress (2015-2016)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (05/15/2015)
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.