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After California tribes cry foul, Assembly Member James Ramos kills a repatriation bill

Debra Krol August 7, 2019

Ramos pulls repatriation bill after California tribes said the bill would bar many tribes from obtaining ancestral remains and complicate claims based on recognition status

Assembly Member James Ramos, D-Highland, Serrano/Cahuilla, a citizen of the San Manuel Band of Mission Indians and the first California Indian to be elected to the state legislature, agreed to pull Assembly Bill 275 bill from consideration after several tribes expressed concerns

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