May 19, 2016

NILL added new content to the Indian Law Bulletins on 5/19

Chinook Salmon photo
Most chinook spawn in large rivers such as the Columbia and Snake. 

U.S. Federal Trial Courts Bulletin
National Wildlife Federation v. National Marine Fisheries Service (Endangered Species Act - Fisheries)

News Bulletin
In the Intergovernmental section, we feature an article about the efforts of the Senate Committee on Indian Affairs to move bills quickly through Congress.

U.S. Regulatory Bulletin
We feature a rule of the Environmental Protection Agency on a revised interpretation of the Clean Water Act tribal provision.

Law Review & Bar Journal Bulletin
We added these articles:
The Washington Redskins' deflating hope: the Lanham Act survives the First Amendment challenge.
Gas, roads, and glory: North Dakota and MHA nation's struggle over flaring regulation.

U.S. Legislation Bulletin
We added two new bills:
S.2950: A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to receive, process, and pay certain claims relating to the Gold King Mine spill.
H.R.4238:  To amend the Department of Energy Organization Act and the Local Public Works Capital Development and Investment Act of 1976 to modernize terms relating to minorities.