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Reported to Senate without amendment (05/24/2017)

(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary has been expanded because action occurred on the measure.)

Repealing Existing Substandard Provisions Encouraging Conciliation with Tribes Act or the RESPECT Act

(Sec. 2) This bill repeals outdated provisions regarding treatment of Native Americans, including provisions on hostile tribes, alcohol, work requirements, penalties for truancy, and placement of youth in reform school without the consent of a parent or guardian.