S.2850 - A bill to amend the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to clarify the use of amounts in the WMAT Settlement Fund.115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Flake, Jeff [R-AZ] (Introduced 05/15/2018)|
|Latest Action:||08/01/2018 Became Public Law No: 115-227. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2850 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Public Law No: 115-227 (08/01/2018)
(Sec. 1) This bill amends the White Mountain Apache Tribe Water Rights Quantification Act of 2010 to specify that settlement funds may be used for the planning, design, and construction of the tribe's rural water system.
(Sec. 2) This bill amends the Act of August 9, 1955 (commonly known as the Long-Term Leasing Act) to expand the land of the Pueblo of Santa Clara and Ohkay Owingeh pueblo that may be leased for up to 99 years with the approval of the Department of the Interior, from lands held in trust, to all of the lands of the Pueblo of Santa Clara and Ohkay Owingeh pueblo.