Environmental Law & Policy Alert – Update from Somach Simmons & Dunn

June 19, 2020

Major Bill on Indian Water Rights Settlements Moves to House

On Monday, June 15, the U.S. House of Representatives received the newly-minted Indian Water Rights Settlement Extension Act, introduced in the U.S. Senate and which passed that chamber earlier this month.  The current bill packages three separate pieces of legislation:  the Navajo Utah Water Rights Settlement Act, the Aamodt Litigation Settlement Completion Act, and the Kickapoo Tribe Water Project Study. … Read More

Written by Daniel J. Condren