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Proposed amendments to the American Indian Religious Freedom Act

Hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred ... February 8, 1993, Scottsdale, AZ (S. hrg)

by United States

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Open LibraryOL7369729M
ISBN 10016040729X
ISBN 109780160407291

  H.R. (rd). To provide for the management of Federal lands in a manner that does not undermine or frustrate traditional Native American religions or religious practices. In , a database of bills in the U.S. Congress. It also led to an intense tug-of-war between the Court and Congress, which fought back with amendments to the American Indian Religious Freedom Act (to protect the religious use of peyote) and the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of , which protected religious freedom for .

  On J , Congress passes the American Indian Religious Freedom Act (AIRFA). The legislation protects the rights of Native peoples to practice their religions and requires federal agencies to consult with tribes to review policies and procedures that may affect tribal religious . “This Act [enacting section a of this title] may be cited as the ‘American Indian Religious Freedom Act Amendments of ’.” Short Title Pub. L. 95–, as amended, which enacted this section, section a of this title, and a provision set out as a note under this section, is popularly known as the American Indian Religious.

  "Long has penned an excellent history of events that led to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act of and PL , the amendment to the American Indian Religious Freedom Act."--Choice "Carolyn Long nimbly analyzes the jumbled issues of religion, Native American rights, drug use, state authority, and congressional activism to produce /5(7). 1. American Indian Religious Freedom Act amendments of hearing before the Subcommittee on Native American Affairs of the Committee on Natural Resources, House of Representatives, One Hundred Third Congress, second session on H.R. , to provide for the management of federal lands in a manner that does not undermine or frustrate traditional Native American religions or religious.


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SAVING SACRED SITES: THE PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE AMERICAN INDIAN RELIGIOUS FREEDOM ACT Holding the pipe up with its stem to the heavens, she said: "With this sacred pipe you will walk upon the Earth; for the Earth is your Grandmother and Mother, and She is sacred.

Every step that is taken upon Her should be as a prayer."Cited by: 4. Get this from a library. Proposed amendments to the American Indian Religious Freedom Act: hearing before the Select Committee on Indian Affairs, United States Senate, One Hundred Third Congress, first session, oversight hearing on the need for amendments to the Religious Freedom Act.

[United States. Congress. Senate. ACCOMMODATING INDIAN RELIGIONS: THE PROPOSED AMENDMENT TO THE AMERICAN INDIAN RELIGIOUS FREEDOM ACT Michael J. Simpson* INTRODUCTION In two cases decided in andLyng v. Northwest In-dian Cemetery Protective Ass'n1 and Employment Division of Or-egon v.

Smith,2 the United States Supreme Court severely re-Author: Michael J. Simpson. An Act to emend the American Indian Religious Freedom Act to provide for the traditional use of peyote by Indians for religious purposes, and for other purposes. Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in File Size: 20KB.

Enacted as: The American Indian Religious Freedom Act, on Aug Where Law Applies: Summary of the Law: The American Indian Religious Freedom Act of (AIRFA) (42 U.S.C. § ) protects the rights of Native Americans to exercise their traditional religions by File Size: 36KB.

This Act may be cited as the ``American Indian Religious Freedom Act Amendments of ''. SEC. TRADITIONAL INDIAN RELIGIOUS USE OF THE PEYOTE SACRAMENT.

The Act of Aug (42 U.S.C. ), commonly referred to as the ``American Indian Religious Freedom Act'', is amended by adding at the end thereof the following new section: ``Sec.

The American Indian Religious Freedom Act and the Religious Americans fall under the protection of the First Amendment of the Constitution. However, historically-andespecially during the past American Indian Religious Free-dOIJ1 Act and the Religious Free-dom Project ofthe Native Ameri-can Rights Fund.

U.S. Laws & Court Cases Involving Sacred Lands. American Indian Religious Freedom Act. The American Indian Religious Freedom Act of (AIRFA) was originally intended to protect all forms of Native American spiritual practices, but the law failed to protect sacred sites in subsequent court tests.

AIRFA was a policy statement that had no enforcement power, no “teeth.”. An Act To amend the American Indian Religious Freedom Act to provide for the traditional use of peyote by Indians for religious purposes, and for other purposes.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of. Oct 6, H.R. (rd). To amend the American Indian Religious Freedom Act to provide for the traditional use of peyote by Indians for religious purposes, and for other purposes.

Ina database of bills in the U.S. Congress. Constitution of the United States, document embodying the fundamental principles upon which the American republic is conducted. Drawn up at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia inthe Constitution was signed on Sept.

17,and ratified by the required number of states (nine) by J It superseded the original charter of the United States in force since (see. RELIGION: THE FIRST AMENDMENT AND THE AMERICAN INDIAN RELIGIOUS FREEDOM ACT OF Robin K. Rannow* The first amendment of the United States Constitution guaran-tees the free exercise of religion,' but this guarantee is not ab-solute.2 Cited by: 2.

Proposed Amendments to the American Indian Religious Freedom Act: February 9,Albuquerque, NM by United States. The Supreme Court's controversial decision in Oregon sharply departed from previous expansive readings of the First Amendment's religious freedom clause and ignited a firestorm of protest from legal scholars, religious groups, legislators, and Native Americans.

Carolyn Long provides the first book-length analysis of Smith and shows why it continues to resonate so/5(7). Despite the First Amendment and an act of Congress that purports to protect Indian religious rights, Native Americans find the practice of their religious traditions to.

Amendments. Pub.L.§ 1, Oct. 6,Stat.provided that: “This Act [enacting section a of this title] may be cited as the ‘American Indian Religious Freedom Act Amendments.

Short Title of Amendment. Pub. –, §1, Oct. 6,Stat.provided that: "This Act [enacting section a of this title] may be cited as the 'American Indian Religious Freedom Act Amendments of '." Short Title. The amendment to the American Indian Religious Freedom Act of provided that “the use, possession, or transportation of peyote by an Indian for bona fide traditional ceremonial purposes in connection with the practice of a traditional Indian religion is lawful, and shall not be prohibited by the United States or by any State.”.

In the view of many legal experts, the court's exclusion of traditional Indian worship from the first amendment also seriously weakened religious.

The proposed legislation, in the form of NAFERA, specifically focuses upon four basic Indian religious freedom issues: (1) the protection of sites sacred to traditional Native Ameri- can religions; (2) the sacramental use of peyote by members of the Native.American Indian Religious Freedom Act PORTION, AS AMENDED This Act became law on Aug (Public Law42 U.S.C.

and a) and has been amended once. The description of the Act, as amended, tracks the language of the United States Code except that (following common usage) we refer to the “Act”. It also led to an intense tug-of-war between the Court and Congress, which fought back with amendments to the American Indian Religious Freedom Act (to protect the religious use of peyote) and the Religious Freedom Restoration Act ofwhich protected religious freedom for Cited by: 6.