S. 1400: Safeguard Tribal Objects of Patrimony Act of 2017

CBO Score

$3 million

Date of Report

Fri August 10th, 2018

CBO Report Details

Legislation Details

115th Congress

A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to enhance protections of Native American tangible cultural heritage, and for other purposes.

Sponsor: Sen. Martin Heinrich — D — NM

This bill amends the federal criminal code to double the maximum prison term (from 5 years to 10 years) for persons convicted of selling, purchasing, using for profit, or transporting for sale or profit the human remains of Native Americans or cultural items obtained in violation of the Native American Graves Protection and Repatriation Act. The bill prohibits the export of Native American cultural items that were obtained in violation of the ...

View the full vote history of this bill on GovTrack.us.

As a registered user, you receive personalized updates to your inbox or dashboard when elected officials vote to spend more of your money. Choose to receive updates daily, weekly, monthly, or as they happen.


Sign up below to receive updates when your Members of Congress vote for new spending increases or cuts.

Lost your Password?

Don't be sad- we've got your back. Just enter your email below and instructions on resetting your password will be sent to you.

+ + HIGH LOW +
+ + HIGH LOW +