H.R. 13240 (93rd): Indian Health Care Improvement Act


Mar 5, 1974
93rd Congress, 1973–1974

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on March 5, 1974, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Conlan

Representative for Arizona's 4th congressional district


About the bill

Full Title

A bill to implement the Federal responsibility for the care and education of the Indian people by improving the services and facilities of Federal Indian health programs and encouraging maximum participation of Indians in such programs, and for other purposes.

Summary (CRS)

3/5/1974--Introduced.Indian Health Care Improvement Act - Declares that it is the policy of this Nation, in fulfillment of its special responsibilities and legal obligation to the American Indian people, to ... Read more >

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Mar 5, 1974

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 13240”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


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H.R. 12835 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Feb 14, 1974

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