S.126 - Native American Millennium Challenge Demonstration Act116th Congress (2019-2020)
|Sponsor:||Sen. Murkowski, Lisa [R-AK] (Introduced 01/15/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Indian Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 01/15/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.126 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (01/15/2019)
Native American Millennium Challenge Demonstration Act
This bill requires the Department of the Interior to establish the Native American Millennium Challenge Demonstration Project to provide economic development assistance for Native Americans.
Entities must enter into a five-year binding agreement with the United States to receive assistance. Among other elements, these agreements must contain a description of the specific objectives related to sustainable economic development and poverty reduction that the entity expects to achieve.
Assistance shall be provided in the form of funding agreements and may not be provided as loans. Additionally, funds may not be used for regulated gaming activities.