The House Natural Resources Committee will hold a hearing on July 15 to consider federal recognition bills.
The agenda includes:
• H.R.2678 – Duwamish Tribal Recognition Act
• H.R.1358 – Burt Lake Band of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians Reaffirmation Act
• H.R.2576 – Chinook Nation Restoration Act
• H.R.3120 – Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians Restoration Act
The committee also held a hearing on a bill to extend the policy of self-determination to Native Hawaiians.
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