A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to allow the Indian Health Service to cover the cost of a copayment of an Indian or Alaska Native veteran receiving medical care or services from the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senior Senator for South Dakota. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 15, 2017
Length: 8 pages
What legislators are saying
“Indian Affairs Committee Approves Thune, Rounds Bill to Protect Tribal Veterans Health Care”
— Sen. John Thune [R-SD] (Sponsor) on Mar 29, 2017
Jun 8, 2016
Earlier Version — Ordered Reported
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 2417 (114th).
Feb 3, 2017
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Mar 29, 2017
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Apr 3, 2019
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1001 (116th).
S. 304 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number S. 304. This is the one from the 115th Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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