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House Natural Resources Committee sets markup on tribal bills
House Natural Resources Committee sets markup on tribal bills (September 17, 2014)

Five bills affecting taxation, tribal foster children, a land dispute, land-into-trust and an Alaska Native corporation are on the agenda.


Audio from House subcommittee hearing on five tribal measures
Audio from House subcommittee hearing on five tribal measures (July 29, 2014)

Most of the discussion centered on a bill to authorize self-determination contracts for the Cobell land buy-back program.


House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs hearing
House Subcommittee on Indian and Alaska Native Affairs hearing (July 29, 2014)

Bills address taxation of per capita payments for a Minnesota tribe, the safety of Native children, the Cobell buy-back program and the Shoshone-Bannock Tribes of Idaho.