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Senate places controversial Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act on schedule
Legislation
Senate places controversial Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act on schedule (April 16, 2018)
All eyes are on the Senate as the chamber takes up the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act for the first time.

Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act remains in limbo without action in Senate
Legislation
Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act remains in limbo without action in Senate (April 12, 2018)
Tribes are reportedly 'furious' with a key Democrat as the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act remains in limbo in the 115th Congress.

Amendment drafted for Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act in defense bill
Legislation
Amendment drafted for Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act in defense bill (June 13, 2016)
Several Republicans in the Senate are supporting an amendment to include the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act in a must-pass defense measure.

Senate committee passes bill to shield tribal casinos from NLRB
Legislation | Litigation
Senate committee passes bill to shield tribal casinos from NLRB (June 11, 2015)
Union members gathered on Capitol Hill in protest of the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act.

Appeals court sides with NLRB in Little River Band casino case
Legislation | Litigation
Appeals court sides with NLRB in Little River Band casino case (June 10, 2015)
The decision comes as the Senate Indian Affairs Committee takes up a bill to shield tribal casinos from federal labor law.

Senate committee takes up bill to shield tribal casinos from NLRB
Legislation | Litigation
Senate committee takes up bill to shield tribal casinos from NLRB (June 9, 2015)
S.248, the Tribal Labor Sovereignty Act, will be considered by the Senate Indian Affairs Committee.

Senate Indian Affairs Committee sets hearing on labor measure
Legislation | Litigation
Senate Indian Affairs Committee sets hearing on labor measure (April 27, 2015)
The National Labor Relations Board has slowly asserted jurisdiction over tribal gaming facilities across Indian Country.

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