Some Details on Rep. Bishop’s Bill to Codify & Alter the Federal Recognition Process

HR 3744 is here: CBO publication here and Bill here. It could replace the current procedures for federal recognition (for reference, here), but does not allow previously denied “Indian groups” from re-petitioning for federal recognition under the new act (if this bill passes), nor does it have an avenue to challenge a denial/negative finding.

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One Response to Some Details on Rep. Bishop’s Bill to Codify & Alter the Federal Recognition Process

  1. tattnlaw says:

    that proposed bill is contrary with the UNDRIP implementation as is the current fed rec process imo

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