Legislative: Legislative Hearing – September 24, 2020

Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States Date: Thursday, September 24, 2020 Time: 02:00 PM Presiding: The Honorable Ruben Gallego, Chair

On Thursday, September 24, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. EDT, the Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States (SCIP) will host a fully remote, virtual legislative hearing on the following tribal-related legislation:

            • H.R. 7565 (Rep. Darren Soto), To authorize the Seminole Tribe of Florida to lease or transfer certain land, and for other purposes.

             H.R. 8255 (Rep. G.K. Butterfield), To clarify the status of gaming conducted by the Catawba Indian Nation, and for other purposes.


The Honorable Chris Osceola (testimony)

Hollywood Councilman Seminole Tribe of Florida Hollywood, FL

The Honorable William Harris (testimony)

Chief, Catawba Indian Nation Rock Hill, SC

The Honorable Scott Neisler (testimony)

Mayor, City of Kings Mountain Kings Mountain, NC

The Honorable Richard Sneed (testimony)

Principal Chief, Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians Cherokee, NC