H.R.317 - Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians Land Affirmation Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1] (Introduced 01/08/2019)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources | Senate - Indian Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 04/30/2019 Received in the Senate and Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.317 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Passed House (04/29/2019)
Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians Land Affirmation Act of 2019
This bill ratifies and confirms the actions of the Department of the Interior to take approximately 1,427 acres of land in Santa Barbara County, California, into trust for the benefit of the Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians. The bill also ratifies the actions of Interior to assume jurisdiction over the appeals relating to the acquisition of this land, and dismiss those appeals. The land is made part of the Santa Ynez Indian Reservation.
The bill removes restrictions on the land pursuant to certain state laws.Under the bill, gaming is prohibited on this land.