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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
93rd Congress (1973–1974)
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the Senate on November 25, 1974 but was never passed by the House.
Senator for Washington
Feb 1, 1974
Bills and resolutions are referred to committees which debate the bill before possibly sending it on to the whole chamber.
Nov 12, 1974
A committee has voted to issue a report to the full chamber recommending that the bill be considered further. Only about 1 in 4 bills are reported out of committee.
Nov 25, 1974
Passed Senate (House next)
The bill was passed in a vote in the Senate. It goes to the House next.
Sep 30, 1976
Reintroduced Bill — Enacted — Signed by the President
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 522 (94th).
S. 2938 (93rd) 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 S. 2938. This is the one from the 93rd Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 93rd Congress, which met from Jan 3, 1973 to Dec 20, 1974. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Indian Health Care Improvement Act, S. 2938, 93rd Cong. (1974).
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