Federal Legislation

Bill Details Category Sub-Category Resources

Bill Name: Indian Healthcare Improvement Act of 2017

Description: Reauthorization and Amendments to Indian Healthcare

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Bill Name: Restoring Accountability in the Indian Health Service Act of 2017

Description: intended to increase transparency and accountability within the Indian Health Service (IHS), improve patient safety and care, and boost retention and recruitment.

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Bill Name: Restoring Accountability in the Indian Health Service Act of 2017

Description: To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to improve the recruitment and retention of employees in the Indian Health Service, restore accountability in the Indian Health Service, improve health services, and for other purposes.

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Federal: H.R.3770

Bill Name: The CHIME Act

Description: CHIME (Community Health Improvement Modernization and Excellence) Act of 2017 authorizes Community Health Center mandatory funding for a period of five years, increasing funding from a base of $3.6 billion in fy2018, to $4.4 billion in 2022.

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Bill Name: Native Health and Wellness Act

Description: To amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the public health system in tribal communities and increase the number of American Indians and Alaska Natives pursuing health careers, and for other purposes.

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Bill Name: Native Health Access Improvement Act

Description: To amend the Public Health Service Act to improve behavioral health outcomes for American Indians and Alaskan Natives, and for other purposes.

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Bill Name: To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to authorize advance appropriations for IHS

Description:

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Bill Name: To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act to exempt AN/AI programs from sequestration –

Description: This legislation would add IHS and other programs under the BIA to the short list of programs not affected by sequestration

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