H. R. 5221
IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES
November 3, 2021
Received; read twice and referred to the Committee on Indian Affairs
To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to establish an urban Indian organization confer policy for the Department of Health and Human Services.
This Act may be cited as the
Urban Indian Health Confer Act.
Urban Indian organization confer policy
Section 514(b) of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act (25 U.S.C. 1660d) is amended to read as follows:
The Secretary shall ensure that the Service and the other agencies and offices of the Department confer, to the maximum extent practicable, with urban Indian organizations in carrying out—
this Act; and
other provisions of law relating to Indian health care.
Passed the House of Representatives November 2, 2021.
Cheryl L. Johnson,