Senate hearing and House markup this week
The House Natural Resources Committee is holding a markup on Wednesday, with two Indian bills on the agenda.

The bills are H.R. 2535, the Tule River Tribe Water Development Act, and H.R. 5293, the Shoshone-Paiute Tribes of the Duck Valley Reservation Water Rights Settlement Act.

On Thursday, Senate Indian Affairs Committee is holding an oversight hearing this Thursday on tribal implementation of the Adam Walsh Act. Nearly 200 tribes are creating their own sex offender registries as part of the law.

Senate Committee Notice:
OVERSIGHT HEARING on Tracking Sex Offenders in Indian Country: Tribal Implementation of the Adam Walsh Act (July 17, 2008)

House Committee Notice:
Full Committee Markup (July 16, 2008)

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