25 U.S. Code § 2217 - Reports to Congress
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(a) In general
Prior to expiration of the authority provided for in section 2212 (a)(2)(A) of this title, the Secretary, after consultation with Indian tribes and other interested parties, shall submit to the Committee on Indian Affairs and the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources of the Senate and the Committee on Resources of the House of Representatives a report that indicates, for the period covered by the report—
The reports described in subsection (a) of this section and section 2212 (a) of this title shall contain findings as to whether the program under this chapter to acquire fractional interests in trust or restricted lands should be extended and whether such program should be altered to make resources available to Indian tribes and individual Indian landowners.
Source(Pub. L. 97–459, title II, § 218, as added Pub. L. 106–462, title I, § 103(6),Nov. 7, 2000, 114 Stat. 2004.)
References in Text
This chapter, referred to in subsec. (b), was in the original “this Act”, which was translated as reading “this title”, meaning title II of Pub. L. 97–459, to reflect the probable intent of Congress.
Change of Name
Committee on Resources of House of Representatives changed to Committee on Natural Resources of House of Representatives by House Resolution No. 6, One Hundred Tenth Congress, Jan. 5, 2007.