S.254 - Esther Martinez Native American Languages Preservation Act115th Congress (2017-2018)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Udall, Tom [D-NM] (Introduced 02/01/2017)|
|Committees:||Senate - Indian Affairs | House - Education and the Workforce|
|Committee Reports:||S. Rept. 115-23|
|Latest Action:||House - 11/30/2017 Referred to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce. (All Actions)|
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Referred to the Committee on Education and the Workforce
To amend the Native American Programs Act of 1974 to provide flexibility and reauthorization to ensure the survival and continuing vitality of Native American languages.
This Act may be cited as the “Esther Martinez Native American Languages Preservation Act ”.
Section 803C of the Native American Programs Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 2991b–3) is amended—
(A) in subparagraph (A)(i), by striking “10” and inserting “5”; and
(B) in subparagraph (B)(i), by striking “15” and inserting “10”; and
(A) by striking “or 3-year basis” and inserting “3-year, 4-year, or 5-year basis”; and
(B) by inserting “, 4-year, or 5-year” after “on a 3-year”.
(a) In general.—Section 816(e) of the Native American Programs Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 2992d(e)) is amended by striking “such sums” and all that follows through the period at the end and inserting “$13,000,000 for each of fiscal years 2019 through 2023.”.
(b) Technical correction.—Section 816 of the Native American Programs Act of 1974 (42 U.S.C. 2992d) is amended in subsections (a) and (b) by striking “subsection (e)” each place it appears and inserting “subsection (d)”.
Passed the Senate November 29, 2017.
|Attest:||julie e. adams,|