The National Indian Law Library added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 9/16/16.
U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Poarch Band of Creek Indians v. Moore (Trust Lands – Real Property Taxation)
Dakota Access, LLC v. Archambault (Temporary Restraining Order; Oil Pipeline Construction)
Efrain Hildalgo v. PA Department of Corrections (Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act – Prisoner Rights)
State Courts Bulletin
In re Michael V. (Indian Child Welfare Act – Application of)
Matter of M.H.C. (Indian Child Welfare Act – Transfer to Tribal Court)
In re A.B. (Indian Child Welfare Act – Application of)
In re Andrew S. (Indian Child Welfare Act – Application of)
In the Land & Water section, see an article about U.S. legislation to settle water rights claims with the Hualapai Tribe in Arizona.
Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
These articles were added:
Gambling with equal protection: Connecticut’s exploitation of Mancari and the tribal gaming framework.
Traditional ecological rulemaking.
An Indigenous People’s right to environmental self-determination: Native Hawaiians and the struggle against climate change devastation.
U.S. Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a proposed rule of the Department of Transportation, Federal Highway Administration, on tribal transportation self-governance program.
U.S. Legislation Bulletin
The following bills were added:
S.3343: A bill to authorize the Attorney General to provide a grant to assist Federal, State, tribal, and local law enforcement agencies in the rapid recovery of missing individuals.
H.R.6028: Repealing Existing Substandard Provisions Encouraging Conciliation with Tribes (RESPECT) Act.
S.2848: Water Resources Development Act of 2016.
S.3254: Spearfish Canyon and Bismarck Lake Land Exchange Act.
H.R.5556: Great Bend of the Gila National Monument Establishment Act.
H.R.5780: Utah Public Lands Initiative Act.
H.R.5984: Pechanga Band of Luiseno Mission Indians Water Rights Settlement Act.
H.R.6060: To provide for the equitable settlement of certain Indian land disputes regarding land in Illinois, and for other purposes.