S.2241 - Native American Seeds Protection Act of 2019116th Congress (2019-2020) |
|Sponsor:||Sen. Heinrich, Martin [D-NM] (Introduced 07/23/2019)|
|Committees:||Senate - Indian Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 07/23/2019 Read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.2241 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (07/23/2019)
Native American Seeds Protection Act of 2019
This bill requires the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to conduct a study on the protection of Native American seeds and traditional foods.
Under the bill, sensitive tribal information gathered by the study shall be exempt from public disclosure requirements and shall be kept confidential by the GAO.