S. 1790 (111th): Indian Health Care Improvement Reauthorization and Extension Act of 2009


Oct 15, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on December 3, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Byron Dorgan

Senator from North Dakota



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Last Updated: Dec 16, 2009
Length: 276 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend that Act, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

TitleI - Indian Health Care Improvement Act Reauthorization and AmendmentsSection101 - Amends the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to authorize appropriations to carry out the Act.Directs the Secretary of Health ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Oct 15, 2009

This is the first step in the legislative process.

Dec 3, 2009
Reported by Committee

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This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1790”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


21 cosponsors (19D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

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