|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|May 16, 2022||returned to assembly|
3rd reading cal.951
substituted for s6889
|May 16, 2022||substituted by a4069|
|May 04, 2022||advanced to third reading|
|May 03, 2022||2nd report cal.|
|May 02, 2022||1st report cal.951|
|Jan 05, 2022||referred to investigations and government operations|
|May 20, 2021||referred to investigations and government operations|
senate Bill S6889
Current Bill Status Via A4069 - Passed Senate & Assembly
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S6889 (ACTIVE) - Details
S6889 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S6889 SPONSOR: PALUMBO TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the Indian law, in relation to the state recognition and acknowledgement of the Montaukett Indians PURPOSE: Provides for the State recognition and acknowledgement of the Montaukett Indians. SUMMARY OF PROVISIONS: Section 1. Amends section 2 of the Indian law to include the Montaukett Indians within the term "Indian nation or tribe" in New York Section 2. Amends the Indian law by adding a new article 11 relating to the State recognition and acknowledgement of the Montaukett Indians.
S6889 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 6889 2021-2022 Regular Sessions I N S E N A T E May 20, 2021 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PALUMBO -- read twice and ordered printed, and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Investigations and Govern- ment Operations AN ACT to amend the Indian law, in relation to the state recognition and acknowledgement of the Montaukett Indians THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM- BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS: Section 1. Section 2 of the Indian law, as added by chapter 174 of the laws of 2013, is amended to read as follows: § 2. New York state Indian nations and tribes. The term "Indian nation or tribe" means one of the following New York state Indian nations or tribes: Cayuga Nation, Oneida Nation of New York, Onondaga Nation, Poos- patuck or Unkechauge Nation, Saint Regis Mohawk Tribe, Seneca Nation of Indians, Shinnecock Indian Nation, Tonawanda Band of Seneca, THE MONTAUKETT INDIANS, and Tuscarora Nation. § 2. The Indian law is amended by adding a new article 11 to read as follows: ARTICLE 11 THE MONTAUKETT INDIANS SECTION 170. STATE RECOGNITION AND ACKNOWLEDGMENT. 171. LEADERSHIP OF MONTAUKETT INDIANS; ELECTIONS; TERMS OF OFFICE. 172. QUALIFICATIONS OF VOTERS. 173. QUALIFICATIONS FOR OFFICE. SECTION 170. STATE RECOGNITION AND ACKNOWLEDGMENT. THE MONTAUKETT INDIANS SEEK TO RESTORE THEIR ACKNOWLEDGMENT AND RECOGNITION BY THE STATE OF NEW YORK. SUCH RECOGNITION AND ACKNOWLEDGMENT WAS IMPROPERLY REMOVED FROM THE MONTAUKETT INDIANS IN 1910 IN THE CASE OF PHAROAH V. BENSON, 69 MISC. REP. 241(SUPREME, SUFFOLK CO., 1910) AFFIRMED 164 APP. DIV. 51, AFFIRMED 222 N.Y. 665 WHEN THE MONTAUKETT INDIANS WERE DECLARED TO BE EXTINCT. IN 1994, THE STATE SUPREME COURT, IN THE CASE OF BREAKERS EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets [ ] is old law to be omitted.
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