S.311 - A bill to elevate the position of Director of Indian Health Service to Assistant Secretary of Health and Human Services, to provide for the organizational independence of the Indian Health Service within the Department of Health and Human Services, and for other purposes.104th Congress (1995-1996)
|Sponsor:||Sen. McCain, John [R-AZ] (Introduced 02/01/1995)|
|Committees:||Senate - Indian Affairs|
|Latest Action:||Senate - 03/15/1995 Star Print ordered on the bill. (All Actions)|
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Summary: S.311 — 104th Congress (1995-1996)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in Senate (02/01/1995)
Reorganizes the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) position of Director of Indian Health Services as the Assistant Secretary for Indian Health.
Amends the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to reorganize the Indian Health Service as an agency of HHS, moving it from the Public Health Service.