H.R.1168 - To encourage competition and tax fairness and to protect the tax base of State and local governments.105th Congress (1997-1998)
Summary: H.R.1168 — 105th Congress (1997-1998)
Introduced in House (03/20/1997)
Prohibits the Secretary of the Interior from taking land in trust for the benefit of an Indian or Indian tribe until the affected State and local jurisdictions have entered into a written agreement with the person or tribe regarding State and local sales and excise taxes. Exempts from such provision land taken into trust pursuant to: (1) an Act extending Federal recognition to a tribe; or (2) a judgment or order of a U.S. court.