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S. 2365 (116th): Health Care Access for Urban Native Veterans Act of 2019


The text of the bill below is as of Dec 18, 2019 (Reported by Senate Committee). The bill was not enacted into law.


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Calendar No. 388

116th CONGRESS

1st Session

S. 2365

[Report No. 116–180]

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

July 31, 2019

(for himself, Mr. Moran, Mr. Tester, Mr. Rounds, Ms. Smith, Ms. Duckworth, Ms. Sinema, and Ms. McSally) introduced the following bill; which was read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs

December 18, 2019

Reported by , without amendment

A BILL

To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to authorize urban Indian organizations to enter into arrangements for the sharing of medical services and facilities, and for other purposes.

1.

Short title

This Act may be cited as the Health Care Access for Urban Native Veterans Act of 2019.

2.

Sharing arrangements with Federal agencies

Section 405 of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (25 U.S.C. 1645) is amended—

(1)

in subsection (a)(1), by inserting urban Indian organizations, before and tribal organizations; and

(2)

in subsection (c)—

(A)

by inserting urban Indian organization, before or tribal organization; and

(B)

by inserting an urban Indian organization, before or a tribal organization.

December 18, 2019

Reported without amendment