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HR 4893 - Restricting Indian Gaming to Homelands of Tribes Act - Key Vote

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Nita Lowey voted Nay (Passage) on this Legislation.

Read statements Nita Lowey made in this general time period.

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Legislation - Bill Failed (House) (247-171) - (Key vote)

Title: Restricting Indian Gaming to Homelands of Tribes Act

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that creates additional regulations on "off-reservation gaming."

Highlights:
  • Allows an Indian tribe to "host" one or more other tribes when creating a new gaming site (Sec. 2).
  • Stipulates that the host tribe and the other participating tribes are to establish their own rules and governing conditions (Sec. 2).
  • Stipulates that the host tribe's revenue cannot exceed 40 percent of the total revenue (Sec. 2).
Legislation - Introduced (House) -

Title: Restricting Indian Gaming to Homelands of Tribes Act

Sponsors

  • Richard W. Pombo (CA - R) (Out Of Office)

Co-sponsors

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