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H.R. 4495: To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Indian Health Service, to acquire private land to facilitate access to the Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center in Hemet, California, and for other purposes.

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Raul Ruiz

Sponsor. Representative for California's 36th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Sep 25, 2019
Length: 3 pages
Sep 25, 2019
116th Congress (2019–2021)

Introduced on Sep 25, 2019

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on September 25, 2019. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

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House Passes Infrastructure Package, Including Four of Dr. Ruizs Provisions
    — Rep. Raul Ruiz [D-CA36] (Sponsor) on Jul 1, 2020

Ruiz Introduces Agua Caliente Chairman Grubbe as House Committee Hears Ruiz Tribal Bills
    — Rep. Raul Ruiz [D-CA36] (Sponsor) on Feb 7, 2020

Dr. Ruiz Introduces Bi-Partisan Legislation for Infrastructure Improvements at Desert Sage Youth Wellness Center
    — Rep. Raul Ruiz [D-CA36] (Sponsor) on Oct 3, 2019

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Sep 25, 2019

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Feb 5, 2020
Considered by For Indigenous Peoples of the United States

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