Native American Sacred Sites Bill Approved by CA Natural Resources Committee

August 21, 2003

Source: The Desert Sun

On August 21, 2003 The Desert Sun reported that "a controversial bill to protect Indian sacred sites [in California]...passed its first test this year...Sen. Denise Ducheny, D-San Diego, a co-author of the bill, said the measure is intended to provide a standard procedure to ensure that tribal sacred sites are recognized and protected during development projects."