Summary: S.1977 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (06/26/2019)

Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas Water Rights Settlement Act

This bill modifies and ratifies the Kickapoo Tribe Water Rights Settlement Agreement entered into by the tribe and Kansas.

The bill confirms a consumptive tribal water right in the Delaware River Basin of up to 4,705 acre-feet of water per year.

The bill also outlines waivers, releases, and retentions of claims by the tribe and the United States under the settlement agreement.