US Government Documents related to Indigenous Nations


99th Congress, 2d Session



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This public law, also known as "The Garrison Diversion Unit Reformulation Act of 1986" or United States (US) Public Law 99-294, passed on May 12, 1986, amended existing public law related to the Garrison Diversion Unit and addressed the major issues of meeting the water needs of North Dakota, addressing environmental impacts associated with the Garrison Diversion Unit, compensating farmers for lost land, honoring the Boundary Waters Treaty of 1909, and repaying Federal Loans that were used for the construction of the Garrison Diversion Unit.

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Garrison Dam, Garrison Reservoir, Garrison Diversion Unit, repayment, irrigation, Boundary Waters Treaty 1909, farmland, compensation, PIck-Sloan Missouri Basin Program

Organizations Referenced

Department of the Interior, Garrison Diversion Unit Commission


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American Politics | Indigenous, Indian, and Aboriginal Law | Indigenous Studies | Law and Politics | Native American Studies | United States History

Recommended Citation

An Act to Implement Certain Recommendations Made Pursuant to Public Law 98-360. Public Law 296. Statues at Large 100, (1986): 418-426.

An Act to Implement Certain Recommendations Made Pursuant to Public Law 98-360



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