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H.R. 6535 (116th): To deem an urban Indian organization and employees thereof to be a part of the Public Health Service for the purposes of certain claims for personal injury, and for other purposes.


Sponsor and status

Ruben Gallego

Sponsor. Representative for Arizona's 7th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Dec 22, 2020
Length: 2 pages
Introduced
Apr 17, 2020
116th Congress (2019–2021)
Status

Enacted — Signed by the President on Jan 5, 2021

This bill was enacted after being signed by the President on January 5, 2021.

Law
Pub.L. 116-313
Cosponsors

10 Cosponsors (6 Democrats, 4 Republicans)

Source

Position statements

What legislators are saying

House Passes Gallego, Mullin Bill to Boost Resources for Urban Indian Health Organizations
    — Rep. Ruben Gallego [D-AZ7] (Sponsor) on Dec 17, 2020

Mullin Bill Increasing Resources for Urban Indian Health Organizations Heads to President Trumps Desk
    — Rep. Markwayne Mullin [R-OK2] (Co-sponsor) on Dec 21, 2020

the daily leader: thursday, december 17, 2020
    — Rep. Steny Hoyer [D-MD5] on Dec 16, 2020

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What stakeholders are saying

R Street Institute SpendingTracker.org estimates H.R. 6535 will add $21 million in new spending through 2030.

History

Apr 17, 2020
 
Introduced

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Jul 22, 2020
 
Considered by For Indigenous Peoples of the United States

A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.

Jul 29, 2020
 
Ordered Reported

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Dec 15, 2020
 
Reported by House Committee on Natural Resources

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Dec 16, 2020
 
Text Published

Updated bill text was published as of Preprint (Suspension).

Dec 17, 2020
 
Passed House (Senate next)

The bill was passed in a vote in the House. It goes to the Senate next. The vote was by voice vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Dec 20, 2020
 
Passed Senate

The bill was passed by both chambers in identical form. It goes to the President next who may sign or veto the bill. The vote was by Voice Vote so no record of individual votes was made.

Jan 5, 2021
 
Enacted — Signed by the President

The President signed the bill and it became law.

H.R. 6535 (116th) 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 H.R. 6535. This is the one from the 116th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 116th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2019 to Jan 3, 2021. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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