Senate Committee on Indian Affairs to hold business meeting and nomination hearing July 24

Bill to repeal State of North Dakota jurisdiction over offenses committed by or against Indians on the Devils Lake Indian Reservation and new Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission to be considered

News Release

United States Senate Committee on Indian Affairs

On Wednesday, July 24, 2019 at 2:30 PM EDT, the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs will hold a Committee business meeting to consider:

  • S. 2159, A bill to repeal the Act entitled “An Act to confer jurisdiction on the State of North Dakota over offenses committed by or against Indians on the Devils Lake Indian Reservation”.

The Committee business meeting will be immediately followed by a nomination hearing to consider:

  • E. Sequoyah Simermeyer to serve as Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission.

DETAILS

What: A Committee business meeting to consider S. 2159, followed by a nomination hearing, to consider E. Sequoyah Simermeyer to serve as Chairman of the National Indian Gaming Commission.

When: 2:30 PM EDT, Wednesday, July 24, 2019

Where: 628 Dirksen Senate Office Building

Live video for the business meeting and nomination hearing will be provided here.

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