Summary: S.1797 — 117th Congress (2021-2022)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (05/25/2021)

Urban Indian Health Providers Facilities Improvement Act

This bill expands the authority of the Indian Health Service (IHS) to make funds available for urban Indian organizations to renovate, construct, or expand urban Indian health facilities.

Specifically, the bill authorizes the IHS to (1) make funds available for renovations even if the renovations are not minor, and (2) make funds available for purposes other than assisting the organizations in meeting certain accreditation standards.