February 5, 2016

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 2/05

U.S. Courts of Appeals Bulletin
Hayes v. Delbert Services Corp. (Payday Loans - Debt Collection)

Seal of the Confederated Tribes and Bands of Yakama Nation
U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
Wright v. Langdeau (Intratribal Dispute, Exhaustion of Tribal Remedies)
Confederated Tribes and Bands of the Yakama Nation v. United States (Environmental Law - Response and Cleanup; Liability)

State Courts Bulletin
In re Doe (Indian Child Welfare Act - Application of)
In re England, Minor (Indian Child Welfare Act - Best Interest of the Child)
Town of Verona v. Cuomo (Settlement Agreement - Casino Gambling)

News Bulletin
In the Land & Water section, we feature two articles relating to Klamath, Oregon, area water problems.

U.S. Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a notice of the Department of Interior regarding Indian entities recognized and eligible to receive services from the United States Bureau of Indian Affairs.

U.S. Legislation Bulletin
We added a new bill:
H.R.4456: RECLAIM Act of 2016 — To amend the Surface Mining Control and Reclamation Act of 1977 to provide funds to States and Indian tribes for the purpose of promoting economic revitalization, diversification, and development in economically distressed communities through the reclamation and restoration of land and water resources adversely affected by coal mining carried out before August 3, 1977, and for other purposes.