National Indian Law Library Bulletin (7/10/2019)


The National Indian Law Library added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 7/10/19.

Federal Courts Bulletin
Rosebud Sioux Tribe v. Department of Health and Human Services (Indian Health Care Improvement Act)
Williams v. Big Picture Loans, LLC (Sovereign Immunity) 

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin (contact us if you need help finding a copy of an article)

  • Beyond an emergency declaration: Tribal governments and the opioid crisis. 
  • ‘Race, racism, and American law’: A seminar from the Indigenous, Black, and Immigrant legal perspectives. 
  • Texas Indian holocaust and survival: McAllen Grace Brethren Church v. Salazar. 

News Bulletin
This week, in brief: 

  • Upcoming House subcomittee hearing on several Indian Country bills 
  • Tracking the 2020 Census 
  • Bipartisan bill to reinstate grants for Native American language programs passes the Senate

U.S. Legislation – 116th Congress Bulletin
The following bills were recently proposed in the Senate: 
S.2307 – Building Indigenous STEM Professionals Act
S.1977 – Kickapoo Tribe in Kansas Water Rights Settlement Act