H.R.1369 - Indian Healthcare Improvement Act of 2017115th Congress (2017-2018) |
|Sponsor:||Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4] (Introduced 03/06/2017)|
|Committees:||House - Natural Resources; Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means; Budget|
|Latest Action:||House - 03/20/2017 Referred to the Subcommittee on Indian, Insular and Alaska Native Affairs. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.1369 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (03/06/2017)
Indian Healthcare Improvement Act of 2017
This bill reaffirms existing amendments to the Indian Health Care Improvement Act and certain other provisions of law relating to health care for Native Americans.
The bill prohibits federal funds provided by those amendments from being used to pay for any abortion or to cover any part of the costs of any health plan that covers abortion, except when a women's life would otherwise be endangered or the pregnancy is the result of rape or incest.