The House Natural Resources Subcommittee on Fisheries, Wildlife, Oceans and Insular Affairs held a hearing on H.R. 3109 on Wednesday, July 23, 2014. H.R. 3109, introduced by Congressman Don Young, would amend the Migratory Bird Treaty Act to exempt traditional and customary Alaska Native handicrafts from being penalized under the federal act. Sealaska Vice Chair Jacqueline Pata offered remarks to H.R. 3109.
Sealaska Heritage Institute sought an amendment to the federal act to ensure...read more