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bipartisan Concurrent Resolution of the House and Senate, introduced by
Representative Nathan Ballentine, and Representative Gilda Cobb-Hunter,
and supported by Senator John Courson, has passed the South Carolina
Legislature. The resolution supports the return of the Native American
Indian human remains to their descendants. It also recognizes the
stewardship of the agencies and collections that have protected them to
this point. The resolution calls upon all organizations to return the
ancestors as quickly as possible. View
to the 2011 Jean Laney Harris Folk Heritage Awards Winner: Ms. Florence
Harris Wade of the Catawba Indian Nation! For more information about
Ms. Wade and the Folk Heritage Awards, please visit the South Carolina
Arts Commission webpage. View
Native American Indian
Heritage Month Proclamations
is updated quarterly. If you would like to submit, please contact the
SC CMA Native American Affairs Coordinator at (803) 333-9621 or
email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
- For detailed information on these laws and other legislation, please visit www.scstatehouse.gov and quick search for "Indian" and/or "Native American".
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