Senate Bill 1402
Durbin Feeling Native American Languages Act of 2022
Became Public Law 117-337 on Jan 5, 2023
Apr 28, 2021
Jan 5, 2023
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Primary focus of measure is matters affecting Native Americans, including Alaska Natives and Hawaiians, in a variety of domestic policy settings. This includes claims, intergovernmental relations, and Indian lands and resources.
Passed on December 19, 2022
A vote in which the presiding officer states the question, then asks those in favor and against to say "Yea" or "Nay," respectively, and announces the result according to his or her judgment. The names or numbers of senators voting on each side are not recorded.
Passed/agreed to in Senate: Passed Senate with an amendment by Voice Vote.
Durbin Feeling Native American Languages Act of 2021
This bill directs the President to review whether federal agencies are in compliance with requirements to promote the use of Native American languages and make recommendations to improve interagency coordination to support the use of these languages. It also requires the Administration for Native Americans to survey the use of Native American languages in the United States.
December 19, 2022
December 2, 2021
April 28, 2021
Dec 19, 2022
Agreed to in Senate
Senate Amendment 6544
In the nature of a substitute.
Jan 12, 2023 5:53:08 PM