House Panel Gives OK To Native American Land Bills

Law360, New York (June 12, 2015, 6:53 PM EDT) -- The House Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs approved two bills on Thursday that would help resolve land use issues for a California tribe and an Alaska Native health care nonprofit.

The committee unanimously passed H.R. 387, the Economic Development Through Tribal Land Exchange Act, to take land into trust for the Morongo Band of Mission Indians to settle a long-running dispute with a non-Native American landowner next to the California tribe's reservation.

The panel also gave unanimous approval to H.R. 521, which will convey a hospital site in Bethel, Alaska, to Yukon Kuskokwim Health Corp. to help the...

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