An Act to Protect Native American Heritage

Action Alert!

The 2021-2022 Indigenous Legislative Agenda includes 5 priorities: Remove Racist Mascots, Honor Indigenous People’s Day, Celebrate and Teach Native American Culture & History, Protect Native American Heritage, and Support the Education and Futures of Native Youth.

Please urge your state legislators to co-sponsor these 5 important bills today!

Blackfoot Beaded and Painted Antelope Hide Shirt, c. 1870

Bill Name: “An Act to Protect Native American Heritage”

House Number: HD.1662 (Rep. Nika Elugardo)

Senate Number: SD.1887 (Sen. Sonia Chang-Díaz)

Bill Description: To ensure that Native American funerary objects, sacred objects, and objects of cultural patrimony held in governmental/municipal or in non-profit collections are not sold for profit.