S. 1200 (110th): Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2008


Apr 24, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on February 26, 2008 but was never passed by the House.


Byron Dorgan

Senator from North Dakota



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Last Updated: Feb 28, 2008
Length: 423 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend the Act.

Summary (CRS)

2/26/2008--Passed Senate amended.Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2008 - Reauthorizes Indian Health Service (IHS) programs.TitleI - Amendments to Indian LawsSection101 - Amends the Indian Health Care Improvement Act ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Apr 24, 2007

This is the first step in the legislative process.

May 10, 2007
Reported by Committee

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Feb 26, 2008
Passed Senate

The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1200”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


31 cosponsors (25D, 6R) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Feb 26, 2008 10:58 a.m.
Bill Passed 83/10

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