H.R. 5005 (101st): Urban Indian Health Act


Jun 12, 1990
101st Congress, 1989–1990

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 12, 1990, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Norman “Norm” Dicks

Representative for Washington's 6th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to improve the health status of the urban Indian population and to enhance the quality and scope of health care services, disease prevention activities and health promotion initiatives targeted at the urban American Indian population.

Summary (CRS)

6/12/1990--Introduced.Urban Indian Health Act - Amends the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Indian Health Service (IHS), to provide ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 12, 1990

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 5005”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


1 cosponsors (1D) (show)
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Related Bills

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H.R. 3703 (Related)
To authorize the Rumsey Indian Rancheria to convey a certain parcel of land.

Enacted — Signed by the President
Nov 28, 1990

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