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H.R. 4443 - Urban Indian Health Parity Act

Introduced: 2017-11-16
Bill Status: Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
 
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115th CONGRESS
1st Session
H. R. 4443


    To extend the full Federal medical assistance percentage to Urban Indian organizations.


IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

November 16, 2017

    Mr. Ben Ray Luján of New Mexico (for himself, Mr. Young of Alaska, Mr. Ruiz, Mr. Cole, Mrs. Torres, Mr. Cárdenas, Ms. McCollum, Ms. DelBene, Mrs. Dingell, Mr. Smith of Washington, Ms. Eshoo, Ms. Moore, Mr. Blumenauer, Mr. Grijalva, and Ms. Matsui) introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce


A BILL

    To extend the full Federal medical assistance percentage to Urban Indian organizations.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. Short title.

This Act may be cited as the “Urban Indian Health Parity Act”.

SEC. 2. Extension of full Federal medical assistance percentage to urban Indian organizations.

Section 1905(b) of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1396d(b)) is amended by striking “Indian Health Care Improvement Act)” and inserting “Indian Health Care Improvement Act) or through an Urban Indian organization (as defined in section 4 of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act) pursuant to a grant or contract with the Indian Health Service under title V of the Indian Health Care Improvement Act”.


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