Summary: H.R.6535 — 116th Congress (2019-2020)All Information (Except Text)

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Public Law No: 116-313 (01/05/2021)

This bill extends federal torts claim coverage for certain personal injury claims (i.e., medical malpractice liability protection) to urban Indian organizations and their employees by deeming them as part of the Public Health Service. Currently, such coverage is provided to Indian tribes, tribal organizations, Indian contractors, and their employees.