H.R.5090 - A bill to provide for the disposition of funds appropriated to pay a judgment in favor of the Cowlitz Tribe of Indians in Indian Claims Commission docket No. 218.94th Congress (1975-1976)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Meeds, Lloyd [D-WA-2] (Introduced 03/18/1975)|
|Committees:||House - Interior and Insular Affairs | Senate - Interior and Insular Affairs|
|Committee Reports:||H.Rept 94-479|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 12/17/1975 Referred to Senate Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.5090 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)
(Reported to House from the Committee on Interior and Insular Affairs with amendment, H. Rept. 94-479)
Reported to House with amendment(s) (09/15/1975)
Establishes guidelines for the distribution of funds appropriated by the Act of July 1, 1973 to pay judgments in favor of the Cowlitz Tribe of Indians by the Indian Claims Commission.
Directs the Secretary of the Interior to prepare a list of persons eligible for such funds.
Provides that funds shall be distributed per capita to those eligible for enrollment.
States that the distributions under this Act shall not be subject to Federal or State taxes nor considered as income so as to diminish the recipients' rights to benefits under the Social Security Act or any Federal or federally-assisted program.
Authorizes the Secretary to promulgate rules and regulations necessary to carry out the provisions of this Act.