Senate panel to consider Navajo Utah Water Rights Settlement Act of 2019

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Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 2:30pm to 4:30pm
628 Dirksen Senate Office Building
2nd ST NE
Washington, DC 20002

WASHINGTON—The U.S. Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will hold a business meeting to consider three bills including S 1207, the Navajo Utah Water Settlement Act of 2019. The panel will also consider S 279, the Tribal School Federal Insurance Parity Act, and S 832, a bill to nullify the Supplemental Treaty between the United States of America and the Confederated Tribes and Bands of Indians of Middle Oregon, concluded on November 15, 1865.

Following the business meeting, the committee will hold an oversight hearing and receive testmiony on President Trump's fiscal 2020 budget request for Indian programs and will hold a legislative hearing on S 1211, the AUTOS Act. 

Date: 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time, May 15, 2019

Location: 628 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Follow this link to view the hearing. 


PANEL I – Oversight Hearing

MR. MATT M. DUMMERMUTH, Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, Washington,

PANEL II – Legislative Hearing

MR. JOHN TAHSUDA III, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary – Indian Affairs, U.S. Department of the Interior, Washington, DC

THE HONORABLE JAMIE AZURE, Chairman, Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa Indians, Belcourt, ND


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