Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA) [electronic resource] : Gaming on Newly Acquired Lands
- Corporate Author:
- Library of Congress. Congressional Research Service. American Law Division
- [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2008.
- Physical Description:
- 1 online resource (22 pages), digital, PDF file
- Reviews provisions of P.L. 100-497, the Indian Gaming Regulatory Act (IGRA), which establishes the jurisdictional framework for gaming on Indian lands. Discusses geographic extent of IGRA gaming, how tribal land is taken into trust by the Department of Interior, challenges to taking land into trust, treatment of Indian lands acquired in trust after the enactment of IGRA, and proposed regulations and exceptions for gaming on after-acquired land. Covers Department of Interior review of guidelines and standards for taking land into trust for gaming.
This report is one in a series of updates. For the most recent coverage of this report series, please see 12-RL-34325b in the 2012 issue.
- Related Titles:
- ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection
- CRS Report.
Record is based on bibliographic data in ProQuest U.S. Congressional Research Digital Collection (last viewed May 2014). Reuse except for individual research requires license from ProQuest, LLC.
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