US State Code:United States CodeTITLE 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE


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The Secretary of the Army, the Secretary of the Air Force and the Secretary of the Navy are authorized and directed to adopt measures for the purpose of assisting the various...


The terms ''State'' and ''States,'' as used in this chapter, shall be held to include the District of Columbia. ...


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Whenever, by the health laws of any State, or by the regulations made pursuant thereto, any vessel arriving within a collection district of such State is prohibited from coming to...


There shall be purchased or erected, under the orders of the President, suitable warehouses, with wharves and inclosures, where merchandise may be unladen and deposited, from...


Whenever the cargo of a vessel is unladen at some other place than the port of entry under sections 88 and 89 of this title, all the articles of such cargo shall be deposited, at...


The Secretary of Health and Human Services is authorized, whenever a conformity to such quarantines and health laws requires it, and in respect to vessels subject thereto, to...


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The quarantines and other restraints established by the health laws of any State, respecting any vessels arriving in, or bound to, any port or district thereof, shall be duly...


The Secretary of the Navy is authorized, in his discretion, at the request of the Secretary of Health and Human Services, to place gratuitously, at the disposal of the...


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Whenever, by the prevalence of any contagious or epidemic disease in or near the place by law established as the port of entry for any collection district, it becomes dangerous...


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There shall be established in the Department of Health and Human Services a bureau to be known as the Children's Bureau. ...


The Children's Bureau shall be under the direction of a chief, to be appointed by the President, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. The said bureau shall...


There shall be in the Children's Bureau, until otherwise provided for by law, an assistant chief, to be appointed by the Secretary of Health and Human Services. ...


The Secretary of Health and Human Services is directed to furnish sufficient quarters for the work of this bureau at an annual rental not to exceed $2,000. ...


When used in this chapter - (a) The term ''Service'' means the Public Health Service; (b) The term ''Surgeon General'' means the Surgeon General of the Public Health...


The Public Health Service in the Department of Health and Human Services shall be administered by the Assistant Secretary for Health under the supervision and direction of...


The Service shall consist of (1) the Office of the Surgeon General, (2) the National Institutes of Health, (3) the Bureau of Medical Services, and (FOOTNOTE 1) (4) the Bureau...


There shall be in the Service a commissioned Regular Corps and, for the purpose of securing a reserve for duty in the Service in time of national emergency, a Reserve Corps....


The Surgeon General shall be appointed from the Regular Corps for a four-year term by the President by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. The Surgeon General shall...


(a) Deputy Surgeon General The Surgeon General shall assign one commissioned officer from the Regular Corps to administer the Office of the Surgeon General, to act as...


(a) Grades of commissioned officers The Surgeon General, during the period of his appointment as such, shall be of the same grade as the Surgeon General of the Army; the...


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(a) Original appointments to Regular and Reserve Corps; limitation on appointment and call to active duty (1) Except as provided in subsections (b) and (e) of this ...


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Graduates of colleges of osteopathy whose graduates are eligible for licensure to practice medicine or osteopathy in a majority of the States of the United States, or approved by...


(a) Commissioned officers of Regular and Reserve Corps; special pay for active duty; incentive special pay for Public Health Service nurses (1) Commissioned officers...


(a) Regulations In accordance with regulations of the President, commissioned officers of the Regular Corps and officers of the Reserve Corps on active duty may be granted...


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(a) Division of corps; basis of categories For the purpose of establishing eligibility of officers of the Regular Corps for promotions, the Surgeon General shall by ...


(a) Permanent or temporary promotions; examination Promotions of officers of the Regular Corps to any grade up to and including the director grade shall be either permanent ...


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Any medical officer of the Regular Corps of the Public Health Service who - (1)(A) was appointed to the assistant grade in the Regular Corps and whose service in such...


(a) Age; voluntariness; length of service; computation of retired pay (1) A commissioned officer of the Service shall, if he applies for retirement, be retired on or after...


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(a) Rights, privileges, immunities, and benefits accorded to commissioned officers or their survivors Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, ...


(a) Commissioned officers of the Service or their surviving beneficiaries are entitled to all the rights, benefits, privileges, and immunities now or hereafter provided...


(a) Presentation of flag Upon the release of an officer of the commissioned corps of the Service from active commissioned service for retirement, the Secretary of Health and...


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(a) Other Government departments The Secretary is authorized, upon the request of the head of an executive department, to detail officers or employees of the Service to...


(a) Prescription by President: appointments, retirement, etc. The President shall from time to time prescribe regulations with respect to the appointment, promotion,...


In time of war, or of emergency proclaimed by the President, he may utilize the Service to such extent and in such manner as shall in his judgment promote the public interest....


(a) Appointment; purpose The Secretary may, without regard to the provisions of title 5 governing appointments in the competitive service, and without regard to the provisions...


All appointments to advisory committees established to assist in implementing the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 201 et seq.), the Mental Retardation Facilities and...


Subject to regulations, volunteer and uncompensated services may be accepted by the Secretary, or by any other officer or employee of the Department of Health and Human...


(a) Appointment; duties Within 120 days of July 29, 1975, the Secretary shall appoint and organize a National Advisory Council on Migrant Health (hereinafter in this...


(a) In general Appropriations available for the pay and allowances of commissioned officers of the Service shall also be available for the pay and allowances of any such...


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A service and supply fund of $250,000 is established, without fiscal year limitation, for the payment of salaries, travel, and other expenses necessary to the maintenance...


There is authorized to be appropriated a sum not to exceed $7,500,000 for the erection and equipment, for the use of the Public Health Service in carrying out the provisions of...


(a) Exclusiveness of remedy The remedy against the United States provided by sections 1346(b) and 2672 of title 28, or by alternative benefits provided by the United States...


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For the purpose of facilitating the administration of, and expediting the carrying out of the purposes of, the programs established by subchapters V, VI, and VII (FOOTNOTE 1) of...


(a) Establishment; composition; chairman There is established in the Department of Health and Human Services a board for the development of drugs (including biologics) and...


(a) Creation; number of members (1) There shall be in the Public Health Service a Silvio O. Conte Senior Biomedical Research Service, not to exceed 500 members. (2)...


(a) Acceptance by Secretary The Secretary of Health and Human Services is authorized to accept on behalf of the United States gifts made unconditionally by will or otherwise...


The Immigration and Naturalization Service may, by agreement of the heads of the departments concerned, permit the Public Health Service to use hospitals at immigration stations...


Money collected as provided by law for expenses incurred in the care and treatment of foreign seamen, and money received for the care and treatment of pay patients, including...


Appropriations available for traveling expenses of the Service shall be available for meeting the cost of preparation for burial and of transportation to the place of burial...


Appropriations to the Public Health Service available under this chapter for research, training, or demonstration project grants or for grants to expand existing treatment...


For the purpose of any reorganization under section 203 of this title, the Secretary, with the approval of the Director of the Office of Management and Budget, is authorized to...


Appropriations for carrying out the purposes of this chapter shall be available for expenditure for personal services and rent at the seat of Government; books of...


Except as may be authorized by regulations of the President, the insignia and uniform of commissioned officers of the Service, or any distinctive part of such insignia or uniform,...


The Surgeon General shall transmit to the Secretary, for submission to the Congress, on January 1, 1995, and on January 1, every 2 years thereafter, a full report of...


The Secretary may provide for suitably acknowledging, within the Department (whether by memorials, designations, or other suitable acknowledgments), (1) efforts of persons who...


(a) In general Such portion as the Secretary shall determine, but not less than 0.2 percent nor more than 1 percent, of any amounts appropriated for programs authorized under...


The authority of the Secretary to enter into contracts under this chapter shall be effective for any fiscal year only to such extent or in such amounts as are provided in advance...


(a) Right of United States to recover base amount plus interest If any facility with respect to which funds have been paid under the Community Mental Health Centers Act (42...


(a) Contracting authority The Secretary may enter into contracts with fiscal agents - (1)(A) to determine the amounts payable to persons who, on behalf of the Indian...


(a) In general The Federal Government, and any State or local government that receives Federal financial assistance, may not subject any health care entity to discrimination...


Appropriations for carrying out the purposes of this chapter shall not be used in a manner inconsistent with the Assisted Suicide Funding Restriction Act of 1997 (42 U.S.C. 14401...


(a) Guidelines on placement The Secretary shall establish guidelines with respect to placing automated external defibrillator devices in Federal buildings. Such guidelines...


(a) Good Samaritan protections regarding AEDs Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, any person who uses or attempts to use an automated external defibrillator ...


(a) Authority of Secretary The Secretary shall conduct in the Service, and encourage, cooperate with, and render assistance to other appropriate public authorities,...


(a) In carrying out the purposes of section 241 of this title with respect to drugs the use or misuse of which might result in drug abuse or dependency, the studies and...


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(a) Scope of activities The Secretary may, through the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality or the National Center for Health Statistics, or using National Research...


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(a) Establishment; appointment of Director; statistical and epidemiological activities There is established in the Department of Health and Human Services the National...


(a) Cooperative endeavors; statement of purpose For the purpose of advancing the status of the health sciences in the United States (and thereby the health of the American people), ...


(a) Reports to Congress and President; preparation; review by Office of Management and Budget (1) Not later than March 15 of each year, the Secretary shall submit to...


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(a) A conference of the health authorities in and among the several States shall be called annually by the Secretary. Whenever in his opinion the interests of the public health...


(a) The Secretary, acting through the National Center for Health Statistics, shall submit to Congress on March 15, 1990, and on March 15 of every third year thereafter, a...


(a) Establishment The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall establish a Task Force on Aging Research. (b) Duties With respect to aging research (as defined in...


(a) Composition The Task Force shall be composed of - (1) the Assistant Secretary for Health; (2) the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service; (3)...


The Secretary, acting through either the Assistant Secretary for Health or the Director of the National Institute on Aging, shall appoint an Executive Secretary for the Task Force...


(a) In general Not later than 1 year after November 15, 1990, and annually thereafter, the Task Force shall prepare and submit to the Secretary, and to the Committee on Energy...


For purposes of sections 242q to 242q-5 of this title: (1) Aging research (A) The term ''aging research'' means research on the aging process and on the diagnosis...


For the purpose of carrying out sections 242q to 242q-5 of this title, there are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years 1991...


(a) Enforcement of quarantine regulations; prevention of communicable diseases The Secretary is authorized to accept from State and local authorities any assistance in...


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(a) Comprehensive health planning and services (1) In order to assist the States in comprehensive and continuing planning for their current and future health needs, the Secretary ...


For the purpose of facilitating the economical and efficient conduct of operations in the Bureau of State Services which are financed by two or more appropriations where the costs...


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(a) Establishment; priorities Subject to available appropriations, the Secretary, acting through the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Institutes of Health,...


(a) Grant authority The Secretary may make grants to States, and in consultation with State health authorities, to political subdivisions of States and to other public entities...


(a) Authority for grants (1) In general Subject to paragraph (2), the Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, may ...


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(a) Prevention (1) Public education The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall carry out a program to ...


(a) Training The Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration and in collaboration with...


(a) In general (1) National Center There is established within the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention a center to be known as the National Center on Birth ...


(a) Definitions For the purposes of this section only, the following terms in this section are defined as follows: (1) Hearing screening Newborn and infant...


(a) National autism and pervasive developmental disabilities surveillance program (1) In general The Secretary of Health and Human Services (in this section ...


(a) In general The Secretary shall establish and implement a program to provide information and education on autism to health professionals and the general public,...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish a committee to be known as the ''Autism Coordinating Committee'' (in this section referred to as the ''Committee'') to...


Not later than January 1, 2001, and each January 1 thereafter, the Secretary shall prepare and submit to the appropriate committees of Congress, a report concerning the...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, may make grants to States and local health departments for the...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, may make grants to States, political subdivisions, and other...


(a) In general (1) Authority Subject to paragraph (2), the Secretary may carry out a program of entering into contracts with appropriately qualified health ...


The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall establish fellowship and training programs to be conducted by such Centers...


(a) Surveillance on juvenile diabetes The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall develop a sentinel system to collect...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall - (1) conduct local asthma surveillance activities...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall expand and intensify programs (directly or through grants...


(a) Surveillance (1) Purpose The purpose of this subsection is to develop surveillance systems at the local, State, and national level to better understand the...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall carry out programs - (1) to collect, analyze, and...


(a) Grants to increase resources for community water fluoridation (1) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control...


(a) In general The Secretary of Health and Human Services, through the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, the Indian Health Service, and in consultation with the...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, may (directly and through grants to public and nonprofit...


(a) Authority to make grants (1) In general The Secretary shall make grants to States to support public health activities in States and localities where data suggests ...


(a) Surveillance (1) In general The Secretary, acting through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall - (A) enter into cooperative agreements...


(a) Technical assistance to public and nonprofit private entities and scientific institutions The Secretary may provide technical assistance to appropriate public...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, may make grants to States, political subdivisions of States, and...


For the purpose of collecting and providing data for program planning and evaluation activities under subchapter XXIV of this chapter, there are authorized to be appropriated to...


(a) Emergencies If the Secretary determines, after consultation with such public health officials as may be necessary, that - (1) a disease or disorder presents a...


(a) Capacities (1) In general Not later than 1 year after November 13, 2000, the Secretary, and such Administrators, Directors, or Commissioners, as may be ...


(a) Program authorized Not later than 1 year after November 13, 2000, and every 10 years thereafter, the Secretary shall award grants to States, or consortia of two or more...


(a) Program authorized The Secretary shall award competitive grants to eligible entities to address core public health capacity needs using the capacities developed under...


(a) Findings Congress finds that the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have an essential role in defending against and combatting public health threats of the...


(a) Task force (1) In general The Secretary shall establish an Antimicrobial Resistance Task Force to provide advice and recommendations to the Secretary and ...


(a) Working group on preparedness for acts of bioterrorism The Secretary, in coordination with the Secretary of Defense, shall establish a joint interdepartmental working group on ...


(a) In general The Secretary shall make grants to not more than three eligible entities to carry out demonstration programs to improve the detection of pathogens likely to be...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, shall establish a program to fund innovative oral...


(a) Care and treatment (1) At or through the Gillis W. Long Hansen's Disease Center (located in the State of Louisiana), the Secretary shall without charge provide short-term...


The Surgeon General, pursuant to regulations, shall - (a) Control, manage, and operate all institutions, hospitals, and stations of the Service, including minor repairs...


(a) Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary of Health and Human Services shall take such action as may be necessary to assure that the hospitals of...


(a) Deadline for closure, transfer, or financial self-sufficiency The Secretary of Health and Human Services (hereinafter in this subtitle referred to as the ''Secretary'') shall,...


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(a) Persons entitled to treatment Any person when detained in accordance with quarantine laws, or, at the request of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, any ...


The Service shall supervise and furnish medical treatment and other necessary medical, psychiatric, and related technical and scientific services, authorized by section 4005 of...


The Attorney General may transfer to the Health Resources and Services Administration such amounts as may be necessary for direct expenditures by that Administration for...


(a) The Surgeon General is authorized to provide at institutions, hospitals, and station of the Service medical, surgical, and hospital services and supplies for persons entitled...


The Surgeon General shall provide for making, at places within the United States or in other countries, such physical and mental examinations of aliens as are required by...


(a) Persons entitled to medical services Subject to regulations of the President - (1) commissioned officers, chief warrant officers, warrant officers, cadets, and...


(a) Eligibility Subject to regulations of the President, retired ships' officers and retired members of the crews of vessels of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...


Subject to regulations of the President, lightkeepers, assistant lightkeepers, and officers and crews of vessels of the former Lighthouse Service, including any such persons...


Nothing contained in this part shall affect the authority of the Service to furnish any materials, supplies, or equipment, or perform any work of services, requested in...


(a) Definitions For purposes of this section - (1) the term ''specialized health resources'' means health care resources (whether equipment, space, or personnel)...


(a) ''Health center'' defined (1) In general For purposes of this section, the term ''health center'' means an entity that serves a population that is...


(a) Administration The rural health services outreach demonstration grant program established under section 241 of this title shall be administered by the Office of Rural...


(a) Grants The Secretary of Health and Human Services (hereafter in this section referred to as the ''Secretary'') shall provide grants to, or enter into contracts with, public...


(a) In general The Secretary, directly or through grants, shall provide for research into the prevention and cure of Type (FOOTNOTE 1) I diabetes. (FOOTNOTE 1) So...


(a) In general The Secretary shall make grants for providing services for the prevention and treatment of diabetes in accordance with subsection (b) of this section. ...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the appropriate agencies of the Public Health Service, shall make grants to public or nonprofit private entities for the...


(a) National public health campaign (1) In general The Secretary shall develop and implement public health surveillance, education, research, and intervention strategies...


(a) Infant adoption awareness (1) In general The Secretary shall make grants to national, regional, or local adoption organizations for the purpose of developing and ...


(a) Special needs adoption awareness campaign (1) In general The Secretary shall, through making grants to nonprofit private entities, provide for the planning,...


(a) In general (1) Continuation and expansion of program The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal...


(a) In general The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall in accordance with sections 254c-9 to 254c-13 of this title make grants to provide for projects for...


A grant may be made under section 254c-9 of this title only if the applicant involved makes the following agreements: (1) Not more than 5 percent of the grant will be used for ...


The Secretary may provide technical assistance to assist entities in complying with the requirements of sections 254c-9 to 254c-13 of this title in order to make such...


For purposes of sections 254c-9 to 254c-13 of this title: (1) Official poverty line The term ''official poverty line'' means the poverty line established by the...


For the purpose of carrying out sections 254c-9 to 254c-13 of this title, there are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years...


(a) Establishment; composition; purpose; definitions (1) For the purpose of eliminating health manpower shortages in health professional shortage areas, there is established, within ...


(a) Designation by Secretary; removal from areas designated; ''medical facility'' defined (1) For purposes of this subpart the term ''health professional shortage area''...


(a) Conditions necessary for assignment of Corps personnel to area; contents of application for assignment; assignment to particular facility; approval of applications ...


(a) In general In approving applications made under section 254f of this title for the assignment of Corps members, the Secretary shall - (1) give priority to any...


(a) Charges for services; collection of payments; payment to United States; calculation of payments; annual report The Secretary shall require, as a condition to the approval...


(a) Means of delivery of services; cooperation with other health care providers In providing health services in a health professional shortage area, Corps members...


(a) Consideration of individual characteristics of members in making assignments In making an assignment of a Corps member to an entity that has had an application...


The Secretary shall submit an annual report to Congress, and shall include in such report with respect to the previous calendar year - (1) the number, identity, and...


(a) Establishment; appointment of members There is established a council to be known as the National Advisory Council on the National Health Service Corps (hereinafter in...


(a)(1) For the purpose of carrying out this subpart, there are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years 1991 through 2000. (2)...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish the National Health Service Corps Scholarship Program to assure, with respect to the provision of primary health services...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish a program to be known as the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program to assure, with respect to the provision...


(a) Service in full-time clinical practice Except as provided in section 254n of this title, each individual who has entered into a written contract with the Secretary under ...


(a) Application for release of obligations; conditions The Secretary shall, to the extent permitted by, and consistent with, the requirements of applicable State law, release an ...


(a) Failure to maintain academic standing; dismissal from institution; voluntary termination; liability; failure to accept payment (1) An individual who has entered into...


(a) Establishment of Fund There is established in the Treasury of the United States a fund to be known as the National Health Service Corps Member Replacement Fund (hereafter...


(a) Persons entitled; conditions The Secretary may, out of appropriations authorized under section 254k of this title, make one loan to a Corps member who has agreed in writing...


(a) Omitted (b) Funding (1) Authorization of appropriations For the purpose of carrying out this subpart, there are authorized to be appropriated $63,900,000 for...


(a) In general (1) Authority for grants The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, may make grants to States ...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Office of Rural Health Policy (established in section 912 of this title), may make grants to States for...


(a) Eligibility Subject to the availability of funds appropriated under the authority of subsection (d) of this section, the Secretary shall provide funds to...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, may make grants to States for the purpose of carrying...


(a) Purpose; authorization of grants and loans; considerations; conditions on loans; appropriations (1) For the purpose of encouraging the establishment and initial ...


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(a) Requirements for agreement with Secretary (1) In general The Secretary shall enter into an agreement with each manufacturer of covered drugs under which the...


(a) Agreements for purchases (1) In general Not later than 180 days after October 27, 1992, the Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control ...


(a) In general As a condition of receiving grants, cooperative agreements, or contracts under this chapter, each of the entities specified in subsection (c) of this section...


(a) Payments The Secretary shall make two payments under this section to each children's hospital for each of fiscal years 2000 through 2005, one for the direct expenses and...


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(a) Biologics license (1) No person shall introduce or deliver for introduction into interstate commerce any biological product unless - (A) a biologics license is in...


(a) The Service may prepare for its own use any product described in section 262 of this title and any product necessary to carrying out any of the purposes of section 241 of...


(a) ''Laboratory'' or ''clinical laboratory'' defined As used in this section, the term ''laboratory'' or ''clinical laboratory'' means a facility for the...


(a) In general Effective 2 years after October 24, 1992, each assisted reproductive technology (as defined in section 263a-7 (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title) program shall...


(a) In general (1) Development Not later than 2 years after October 24, 1992, the Secretary, through the Centers for Disease Control, shall develop a model program...


(a) Approval of accreditation organizations Not later than 2 years after October 24, 1992, the Secretary, through the Centers for Disease Control, shall promulgate criteria ...


(a) In general A certification issued by a State or an accreditation organization for an embryo laboratory shall be revoked or suspended if the State or organization finds, on...


The Secretary, through the Centers for Disease Control, shall not later than 3 years after October 24, 1992, and annually thereafter publish and distribute to the States and...


The Secretary may require the payment of fees for the purpose of, and in an amount sufficient to cover the cost of, administering sections 263a-1 to 263a-7 of this title. A...


For purposes of sections 263a-1 to 263a-7 of this title: (1) Assisted reproductive technology The term ''assisted reproductive technology'' means all treatments...


(a) Definitions As used in this section: (1) Accreditation body The term ''accreditation body'' means a body that has been approved by the Secretary under...


(a) Promulgation and enforcement by Surgeon General The Surgeon General, with the approval of the Secretary, is authorized to make and enforce such regulations as in his judgment ...


Whenever the Surgeon General determines that by reason of the existence of any communicable disease in a foreign country there is serious danger of the introduction of such...


To protect the military and naval forces and war workers of the United States, in time of war, against any communicable disease specified in Executive orders as provided in...


(a) Control and management Except as provided in title II of the Act of June 15, 1917, as amended (50 U.S.C. 191 et seq.), the Surgeon General shall control, direct, and...


(a) Any consular or medical officer of the United States, designated for such purpose by the Secretary, shall make reports to the Surgeon General, on such forms and at such...


(a) Detail of medical officer; conditions precedent to issuance; consular officer to receive fees Except as otherwise prescribed in regulations, any vessel at any foreign...


The Surgeon General is authorized to provide by regulations for the application to air navigation and aircraft of any of the provisions of sections 267 to 269 of this title...


(a) Penalties for persons violating quarantine laws Any person who violates any regulation prescribed under sections 264 to 266 of this title, or any provision of section 269 of...


Medical officers of the United States, when performing duties as quarantine officers at any port or place within the United States, are authorized to take declarations and...


(a) Grant authority of Secretary (1) The Secretary may make grants for the planning of qualified organ procurement organizations described in subsection (b) of this section. ...


(a) Contract authority of Secretary; limitation; available appropriations The Secretary shall by contract provide for the establishment and operation of an Organ...


The Secretary shall, by grant or contract, develop and maintain a scientific registry of the recipients of organ transplants. The registry shall include such information...


(a) Application requirement No grant may be made under this part or contract entered into under section 274 or 274a of this title unless an application therefor has been...


The Secretary shall designate and maintain an identifiable administrative unit in the Public Health Service to - (1) administer this part and coordinate with the organ ...


Not later than February 10 of 1991 and of each second year thereafter, the Secretary shall publish, and submit to the Committee on Energy and Commerce of the House of...


(a) Prohibition It shall be unlawful for any person to knowingly acquire, receive, or otherwise transfer any human organ for valuable consideration for use in...


(a) In general The Comptroller General of the United States shall conduct a study for the purpose of determining - (1) the extent to which the procurement and allocation of ...


For the purpose of carrying out this part, there are authorized to be appropriated $8,000,000 for fiscal year 1991, and such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall by contract establish and maintain a National Bone Marrow Donor Registry (referred to in this part as the ''Registry'') that has the...


(a) Establishment of recipient registry The Secretary, acting through the Registry under section 274k of this title (in this section referred to as the ''Registry''), shall ...


For the purpose of carrying out this part, there are authorized to be appropriated $18,000,000 for fiscal year 1999, and such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal...


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(a) The Secretary, through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall - (1) conduct, and give assistance to public and nonprofit private...


(a) The Secretary, through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall - (1) assist States and political subdivisions of States in activities...


(a) With respect to activities that are authorized in sections 280b and 280b-1 of this title, the Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, may carry out projects to reduce the incidence of traumatic...


(a) Permitted use The Secretary, acting through the National Center for Injury Prevention and Control at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall award...


(a) (FOOTNOTE 1) In general (FOOTNOTE 1) So in original. No subsec. (b) has been enacted. The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control...


(a) Advisory committee The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall establish an advisory committee to advise the...


For the purpose of carrying out this part, there are authorized to be appropriated $50,000,000 for fiscal year 1994, such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, shall make not less than 5, and not more than 20, grants...


(a) Limitation on duration of grant The period during which payments are made to a State from a grant under section 280c(a) of this title may not exceed 3 years. Such ...


(a) Limitation on administrative expenses The Secretary may not make a grant under section 280c(a) of this title to a State unless the State agrees that not more than 10 ...


(a) In general The Secretary shall make grants to States for the purpose of assisting grantees in carrying out demonstration projects for planning, establishing, and...


(a) Requirement of matching funds (1)(A) For the first year of payments to a State from a grant under section 280c-3(a) of this title, the Secretary may not make such payments...


(a) Limitation on administrative expenses The Secretary may not make a grant under section 280c-3(a) of this title to a State unless the State agrees that not more than 10 ...


(a) In general (1) Establishment of program The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, shall make grants to ...


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(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control, may make grants to States, or may make grants or enter into contracts with...


(a) In general (1) States The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control, may make grants to States for the purpose of developing...


The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control, may, directly or through grants and contracts, or both, provide technical assistance to the States...


(a) In general Subject to subsections (c) and (d) of this section, the Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Cancer Institute, shall conduct a study for...


(a) Registries For the purpose of carrying out this part, there are authorized to be appropriated $30,000,000 for fiscal year 1994, and such sums as may be necessary for each...


(a) In general There shall be established in accordance with this section a nonprofit private corporation to be known as the National Foundation for the Centers for...


(a) Fetal Alcohol Syndrome prevention, intervention and services delivery program The Secretary shall establish a comprehensive Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol...


To be eligible to receive a grant, or enter into a cooperative agreement or contract under this part, an entity shall - (1) be a State, Indian tribal government,...


(a) In general There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this part, $27,000,000 for each of the fiscal years 1999 through 2003. (b) Task Force From...


This part shall not apply on the date that is 7 years after the date on which all members of the National Task Force have been appointed under section 280f(d)(1) of this title. ...


(a) Authority to make grants (1) In general In addition to any other payments made under this chapter or title V of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 701 et seq.), the ...


(a) Statewide newborn and infant hearing screening, evaluation and intervention programs and systems The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health ...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting as appropriate through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Director of the National Institutes of...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting though the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall award competitive grants to States and political subdivisions...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and in consultation with the Director of the National Institutes of Health, shall - ...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and in collaboration with national, State, and local...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in collaboration with the Administrator of the Health Resources...


(a) Agency of Public Health Service The National Institutes of Health is an agency of the Service. (b) Agencies within (1) The following national research institutes...


(a) Appointment The National Institutes of Health shall be headed by the Director of the National Institutes of Health (hereafter in this subchapter referred to as the...


The Secretary shall transmit to the President and to the Congress a biennial report which shall be prepared by the Director of NIH and which shall consist of - (1)...


(a) In general The Director of NIH shall establish a program for the conduct and support of research and training, the dissemination of health information, and other programs...


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(a) There is established within the Office of the Director of NIH an office to be known as the Office of Behavioral and Social Sciences Research (in this section referred to as...


(a) Development of new vaccines The Secretary, in consultation with the Director of the National Vaccine Program under subchapter XIX of this chapter and acting through...


(a) Preparation The Director of NIH, after consultation with the committee established under subsection (e) of this section, shall prepare a plan - (1) for the...


With respect to any survey of human sexual behavior proposed to be conducted or supported through the National Institutes of Health, the survey may not be carried out unless - ...


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(a) Appointment The Director of the National Cancer Institute shall be appointed by the President and the Directors of the other national research institutes shall be appointed...


(a) Establishment; acceptance of conditional gifts; functions (1) Except as provided in subsection (h) of this section, the Secretary shall appoint an advisory council for...


The Director of each national research institute, after consultation with the advisory council for the institute, shall prepare for inclusion in the biennial report made under...


(a)(1) Except as provided in paragraph (2), the sum of the amounts obligated in any fiscal year for administrative expenses of the National Institutes of Health may not exceed...


(a) Health service research For purposes of this subchapter, the term ''health services research'' means research endeavors that study the impact of the organization,...


(a) Establishment The Directors of the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, the National Institute on Aging, the National Institute of...


(a) In general The Director of NIH shall establish a program for the conduct and support of research and training with respect to Parkinson's disease (subject to the extent...


(a) In general (1) Expansion of activities The Director of NIH (in this section referred to as the ''Director'') shall expand, intensify, and coordinate the ...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish within the Office of the Director of NIH a Pediatric Research Initiative (referred to in this section as the ''Initiative'')...


(a) Expansion, intensification, and coordination of activities (1) In general The Director of NIH shall expand, intensify, and coordinate research and other activities...


(a) Coordination of activities The Director of NIH shall expand and increase coordination in the activities of the National Institutes of Health with respect to research...


(a) In general The Director of National Institutes of Health shall undertake activities to support and expand the involvement of the National Institutes of Health in...


(a) Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Career Development Awards (1) Grants (A) In general The Director of the National Institutes of Health shall make ...


The general purpose of the National Cancer Institute (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support of research, training, health...


The National Cancer Program shall consist of (1) an expanded, intensified, and coordinated cancer research program encompassing the research programs conducted and supported by...


The Director of the Institute shall establish and support demonstration, education, and other programs for the detection, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of cancer and for ...


(a)(1) The Director of the Institute shall establish an information and education program to collect, identify, analyze, and disseminate on a timely basis, through publications...


(a) Cooperative agreements and grants for establishing and supporting (1) The Director of the Institute may enter into cooperative agreements with and make grants to public...


(a)(1) The President's Cancer Panel (hereafter in this section referred to as the ''Panel'') shall be composed of three persons appointed by the President who by virtue of...


(a) There shall be in the Institute an Associate Director for Prevention to coordinate and promote the programs in the Institute concerning the prevention of cancer. The...


(a) Expansion and coordination of activities The Director of the Institute, in consultation with the National Cancer Advisory Board, shall expand, intensify, and coordinate the ...


(a) Expansion and coordination of activities The Director of the Institute, in consultation with the National Cancer Advisory Board, shall expand, intensify, and coordinate the ...


(a) Activities generally For the purpose of carrying out this subpart, there are authorized to be appropriated $2,728,000,000 for fiscal year 1994, and such sums as may...


(a) Definition In this section the term ''entity'' means any - (1) National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center; (2) Department of Veterans Affairs hospital...


The general purpose of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support of research, training, ...


(a) The Director of the Institute shall conduct and support programs for the prevention and control of heart, blood vessel, lung, and blood diseases. Such programs shall include ...


The Director of the Institute shall collect, identify, analyze, and disseminate on a timely basis, through publications and other appropriate means, to patients, families of...


(a)(1) The National Heart, Blood Vessel, Lung, and Blood Diseases and Blood Resources Program (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Program'') may provide for - ...


(a) Heart, blood vessel, lung, blood diseases, and blood resources; utilization of centers for prevention programs (1) The Director of the Institute may provide, in...


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(a) There shall be in the Institute an Associate Director for Prevention to coordinate and promote the programs in the Institute concerning the prevention of heart, blood...


(a) Establishment Not later than 1 year after June 10, 1993, the Director of the Institute shall establish the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research (in this...


(a) In general The Director of the Institute shall expand, intensify, and coordinate research and related activities of the Institute with respect to heart attack, stroke,...


(a) In general The Director of (FOOTNOTE 1) Institute shall, through the National Asthma Education Prevention Program Coordinating Committee - (FOOTNOTE 1) So in original....


For the purpose of carrying out this subpart, there are authorized to be appropriated $1,500,000,000 for fiscal year 1994, and such sums as may be necessary for each of the...


The general purpose of the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support...


(a) National Diabetes Data System and National Diabetes Clearinghouse The Director of the Institute shall (1) establish the National Diabetes Data System for the...


(a)(1) In the Institute there shall be a Division Director for Diabetes, Endocrinology, and Metabolic Diseases, a Division Director for Digestive Diseases and Nutrition, and...


(a) Establishment and purpose For the purpose of - (1) better coordination of the research activities of all the national research institutes relating to diabetes...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish in the Institute the National Diabetes Advisory Board, the National Digestive Diseases Advisory Board, and the National Kidney...


(a) Diabetes mellitus and related endocrine and metabolic diseases (1) Consistent with applicable recommendations of the National Commission on Diabetes, the Director of the...


There are established within the advisory council for the Institute appointed under section 284a of this title a subcommittee on diabetes and endocrine and metabolic diseases,...


The Director of the Institute shall prepare for inclusion in the biennial report made under section 284b of this title a description of the Institute's activities - (1)...


(a) Establishment The Director of the Institute, in consultation with the Director of NIH, shall establish a program of conducting and supporting research, training,...


(a) Long-term epidemiology studies The Director of the Institute shall conduct or support long-term epidemiology studies in which individuals with or at risk for type 1,...


The general purpose of the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct...


(a) Plan to expand, intensify, and coordinate activities; submission; periodic review and revision The Director of the Institute, with the advice of the Institute's ...


The Director of the Institute shall - (1) carry out programs of support for research and training (other than training for which National Research Service Awards may...


(a) The Director of the Institute shall establish the National Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases Data System for the collection, storage, analysis, retrieval,...


(a) Establishment and purpose For the purpose of - (1) better coordination of the research activities of all the national research institutes relating to arthritis, ...


(a) Grants for establishment and support The Director of the Institute may make grants to public and private nonprofit entities to establish and support projects for ...


(a) Development, modernization, and operation The Director of the Institute shall, after consultation with the advisory council for the Institute, provide for the development, ...


(a) In general The Director of the Institute shall expand and intensify research and related activities of the Institute with respect to lupus. (b) Coordination with...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish in the Institute the National Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases Advisory Board (hereafter in this section referred...


(a) Expansion and coordination of activities The Director of the Institute, in coordination with the Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, shall ...


The general purpose of the National Institute on Aging (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support of biomedical, social, and...


(a) Education and training of adequate numbers of personnel In carrying out the training responsibilities under this chapter or any other Act for health and allied health...


(a) Cooperative agreements and grants for establishing and supporting (1) The Director of the Institute may enter into cooperative agreements with and make grants to public...


(a) Development and expansion of centers The Director of the Institute shall enter into cooperative agreements with, and make grants to, public and private nonprofit entities...


(a) Senior researchers in biomedical research The Director of the Institute shall make awards to senior researchers who have made distinguished achievements in biomedical ...


(a) Grants for research The Director of the Institute shall conduct, or make grants for the conduct of, research relevant to appropriate services for individuals with...


The Director of the Institute shall disseminate the results of research conducted under section 285e-5 of this title and this section to appropriate professional entities and to...


(a) Establishment; purpose; duties; publication of summary The Director of the Institute shall establish the Clearinghouse on Alzheimer's Disease (hereinafter referred to as the ...


(a) Grant or contract for establishment The Director of the Institute shall make a grant to, or enter into a contract with, a national organization representing individuals...


(a) In general The Director of the Institute may make a grant to develop a registry for the collection of epidemiological data about Alzheimer's disease and its incidence in...


(a) The Director of the Institute, in addition to other special functions specified in section 285e-1 of this title and in cooperation with the Directors of the other...


(a) In general The Director of the Institute is authorized to establish and maintain a program to enhance and promote the translation of new scientific knowledge into...


For the purpose of carrying out this subpart, there are authorized to be appropriated $500,000,000 for fiscal year 1994, and such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal...


The general purpose of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases is the conduct and support of research, training, health information dissemination, and other...


(a) The Director of the Institute, after consultation with the advisory council for the Institute, may make grants to, or enter into contracts with, public or nonprofit...


(a) In carrying out section 285f of this title, the Director of the Institute shall conduct or support research and research training regarding the cause, diagnosis, early...


(a) In general The Director of the Institute is authorized to establish and maintain a program to enhance and promote the translation of new scientific knowledge into...


The general purpose of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support...


The Director of the Institute shall conduct and support research which specifically relates to sudden infant death syndrome. ...


The Director of the Institute shall conduct and support research and related activities into the causes, prevention, and treatment of mental retardation. ...


There shall be in the Institute an Associate Director for Prevention to coordinate and promote the programs in the Institute concerning the prevention of health problems of...


(a) Establishment of Center There shall be in the Institute an agency to be known as the National Center for Medical Rehabilitation Research (hereafter in this section referred...


(a) Grants and contracts The Director of the Institute, after consultation with the advisory council for the Institute, shall make grants to, or enter into contracts with,...


The Director of the Institute shall establish and maintain within the Institute an intramural laboratory and clinical research program in obstetrics and gynecology. ...


The Director of the Institute shall develop and support centers for conducting research with respect to child health. Such centers shall give priority to the expeditious transfer...


(a) In general Not later than October 1, 1993, the Director of the Institute shall commence a study for the purpose of providing information on the general health and...


(a) Expansion and coordination of research activities The Director of the Institute, after consultation with the advisory council for the Institute, shall expand, intensify, and ...


(a) Enhanced support In order to ensure the future supply of researchers dedicated to the care and research needs of children, the Director of the Institute, after...


The general purpose of the National Institute of Dental Research is the conduct and support of research, training, health information dissemination, and other programs with respect...


The general purpose of the National Eye Institute (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support of research, training, health...


(a) Program of grants The Director of the Institute, in consultation with the advisory council for the Institute, may award research grants to one or more Diabetes Eye...


The general purpose of the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support of...


The Director of the Institute shall conduct and support research into spinal cord regeneration. ...


The Director of the Institute shall make grants or enter into contracts for research on the means to overcome paralysis of the extremities through electrical stimulation and the...


The Director of the Institute shall conduct and support research on multiple sclerosis, especially research on effects of genetics and hormonal changes on the progress of...


The general purpose of the National Institute of General Medical Sciences is the conduct and support of research, training, and, as appropriate, health information dissemination,...


The general purpose of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support of research,...


(a) There is established within the Institute a program for conducting applied research and testing regarding toxicology, which program shall be known as the Applied...


In sections 285l-2 to 285l-5 of this title: (1) Alternative test method The term ''alternative test method'' means a test method that - (A) includes any new or...


(a) In general With respect to the interagency coordinating committee that is known as the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Alternative Methods (referred...


(a) Identification of tests With respect to each Federal agency carrying out a program that requires or recommends acute or chronic toxicological testing, such agency shall,...


(a) Application Sections 285l-2 to 285l-5 of this title shall not apply to research, including research performed using biotechnology techniques, or research related to...


The general purpose of the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communication Disorders (hereafter referred to in this subpart as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support...


(a) The Director of the Institute, with the advice of the Institute's advisory council, shall establish a National Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Program (hereafter...


(a) The Director of the Institute shall establish a National Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Data System for the collection, storage, analysis, retrieval, and...


(a) Development, modernization and operation; ''modernization'' defined The Director of the Institute shall, after consultation with the advisory council for the...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish in the Institute the National Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Advisory Board (hereafter in this section referred to...


(a) Establishment The Secretary may establish a committee to be known as the Deafness and Other Communication Disorders Interagency Coordinating Committee (hereafter in...


With respect to amounts appropriated for a fiscal year for the National Institutes of Health, the limitation established in section 284c(a)(1) of this title on the expenditure of...


(a) In general The general purpose of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct...


(a) In general There shall be in the Institute an Associate Director for Prevention who shall be responsible for the full-time coordination and promotion of the programs in...


(a) Designation; procedures applicable for approval of applications The Secretary acting through the Institute may designate National Alcohol Research Centers for the purpose...


(a) In general The general purpose of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support of...


(a) In general There shall be in the Institute an Associate Director for Prevention who shall be responsible for the full-time coordination and promotion of the programs in...


(a) Authority The Director of the Institute may designate National Drug Abuse Research Centers for the purpose of interdisciplinary research relating to drug abuse and...


The Director of the Institute shall establish within the Institute an Office on AIDS. The Office shall be responsible for the coordination of research and determining the direction...


(a) Establishment There is established in the Institute a Medication Development Program through which the Director of such Institute shall - (1) conduct periodic...


(a) In general The general purpose of the National Institute of Mental Health (hereafter in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support of...


(a) In general There shall be in the Institute an Associate Director for Prevention who shall be responsible for the full-time coordination and promotion of the programs in...


(a) In general There is established within the Institute an office to be known as the Office of Rural Mental Health Research (hereafter in this section referred to as...


The Director of the Institute shall establish within the Institute an Office on AIDS. The Office shall be responsible for the coordination of research and determining the direction...


The general purpose of the National Institute of Nursing Research (in this subpart referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and support of, and dissemination of...


To carry out section 285q of this title, the Director of the Institute may provide research training and instruction and establish, in the Institute and other nonprofit...


(a) Appointment; functions and duties; acceptance of conditional gifts; subcommittees (1) The Secretary shall appoint an advisory council for the Institute which shall...


The Director of the Institute after consultation with the advisory council for the Institute, shall prepare for inclusion in the biennial report made under section 283 of this title...


(a) In general The general purpose of the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (in this section referred to as the ''Institute'') is the conduct and...


(a) Purpose and establishment In order to assist the advancement of medical and related sciences and to aid the dissemination and exchange of scientific and other...


(a) Membership; ex officio members (1)(A) The Board of Regents of the National Library of Medicine consists of ex officio members and ten members appointed by the Secretary. ...


There are authorized to be appropriated amounts sufficient for the erection and equipment of suitable and adequate buildings and facilities for use of the Library. The...


(a) For the purpose of carrying out this part, there are authorized to be appropriated $150,000,000 for fiscal year 1994, and such sums as may be necessary for each of the...


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As used in this subpart - (1) the term ''medical library'' means a library related to the sciences related to health; and (2) the term ''sciences related to...


(a) Board of Regents of National Library of Medicine to serve as The Board of Regents of the National Library of Medicine shall also serve as the National Medical Libraries...


The Secretary shall make grants - (1) to individuals to enable them to accept traineeships and fellowships leading to postbaccalaureate academic degrees in the field...


(a) Compilation of existing and original writings on health The Secretary shall make grants to physicians and other practitioners in the sciences related to health, to...


(a) The Secretary shall make grants of money, materials, or both, to public or private nonprofit medical libraries and related scientific communication instrumentalities for...


(a) Existing public or private nonprofit medical libraries The Secretary, with the advice of the Board, shall make grants to and enter into contracts with existing public or...


(a) The Secretary, with the advice of the Board, shall make grants to, and enter into appropriate contracts with, public or private nonprofit institutions of higher education...


(a) Payments under grants made under sections 286b-3, 286b-4, 286b-5, 286b-6, and 286b-7 of this title may be made in advance or by way of reimbursement and in such installments...


(a) Establishment In order to focus and expand the collection, storage, retrieval, and dissemination of the results of biotechnology research by information systems, and...


(a) Establishment There is established within the Library an entity to be known as the National Information Center on Health Services Research and Health Care Technology (in...


The general purpose of the National Center for Research Resources (in this subpart referred to as the ''Center'') is to strengthen and enhance the research environments of...


(a) Appointment; functions and duties; acceptance of conditional gifts; subcommittees (1) The Secretary shall appoint an advisory council for the Center which shall...


The Director of the Center, after consultation with the advisory council for the Center, shall prepare for inclusion in the biennial report made under section 283 of this title...


(a) Modernization and construction of facilities (1) In general The Director of NIH, acting through the Director of the Center, may make grants or contracts to public...


(a) With respect to activities carried out by the National Center for Research Resources to support regional centers for research on primates, the Director of NIH may, for each of...


(a) In general The Secretary shall provide for the establishment and operation in accordance with this section of a system to provide for the lifetime care of chimpanzees...


(a) Grants The Director of the National Center for Research Resources shall award grants for the establishment of general clinical research centers to provide the...


The general purpose of the John E. Fogarty International Center for Advanced Study in the Health Sciences is to - (1) facilitate the assembly of scientists and others in the ...


(a) General purpose The general purpose of the National Center for Human Genome Research (in this subpart referred to as the ''Center'') is to characterize the structure...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish an Office of Dietary Supplements within the National Institutes of Health. (b) Purpose The purposes of the Office are - ...


(a) In general The general purposes of the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine (in this subpart referred to as the ''Center'') are the conduct and...


(a) In general The general purpose of the National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities (in this subpart referred to as the ''Center'') is the conduct and support...


(a) In general The Director of the Center shall make awards of grants or contracts to designated biomedical and behavioral research institutions under paragraph (1) of...


(a) In general The Director of the Center shall establish a program of entering into contracts with qualified health professionals under which such health professionals agree...


(a) Administrative support for Center The Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Institutes of Health, shall provide administrative support and support services...


(a) Establishment There is established within the Office of the Director of NIH an office to be known as the Office of Research on Women's Health (in this part referred to as...


(a) Data system (1) The Director of NIH, in consultation with the Director of the Office and the Director of the National Library of Medicine, shall establish a data system...


(a) In general With respect to research on women's health, the Director of the Office shall, not later than February 1, 1994, and biennially thereafter, prepare a report - ...


(a) Biomedical and behavioral research and research training; programs and institutions included; restriction; special consideration (1) The Secretary shall - ...


(a) In general The Secretary shall carry out a program of entering into agreements with appropriately qualified health professionals under which such health professionals agree...


(a) Establishment The Secretary, in consultation with the Director of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, shall establish a program of entering...


(a) In general (1) Authority for program Subject to paragraph (2), the Secretary shall carry out a program of entering into contracts with appropriately qualified ...


(a) Establishment of program (1) In general Subject to section 288(a)(1)(C) of this title, the Secretary, acting through the Director of NIH, may carry out a program of ...


(a) Implementation of program (1) In general Subject to section 288(a)(1)(C) of this title, the Secretary, acting through the Director of NIH may, subject to paragraph...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Institutes of Health, shall establish a program to enter into contracts with qualified...


(a) In general The Secretary, in consultation with the Director of NIH, may establish a pediatric research loan repayment program. Through such program - (1)...


(a) The Secretary may make awards (hereafter in this section referred to as ''Visiting Scientist Awards'') to outstanding scientists who agree to serve as visiting scientists at ...


(a) Scope of undertaking The Secretary shall, in accordance with subsection (b) of this section, arrange for the conduct of a continuing study to - (1) establish (A)...


(a) The Secretary shall by regulation require that each entity which applies for a grant, contract, or cooperative agreement under this chapter for any project or program...


(a) Applications for biomedical and behavioral research grants, cooperative agreements, and contracts; regulations (1) The Secretary, acting through the Director of NIH, shall...


(a) Review as precondition to research (1) Protection of human research subjects (A) In the case of any application submitted to the Secretary for financial assistance...


(a) Requirement of inclusion (1) In general In conducting or supporting clinical research for purposes of this subchapter, the Director of NIH shall, subject to subsection ...


(a) In general (1) Establishment of Office Not later than 90 days after June 10, 1993, the Secretary shall establish an office to be known as the Office of Research ...


(a) Issuance of regulations The Secretary shall by regulation define the specific circumstances that constitute the existence of a financial interest in a project on the part...


(a) If the Secretary determines, after consultation with the Director of NIH, the Commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, or the Director of the Centers for Disease...


The Secretary shall ensure that amounts made available under subparts 14, 15 and 16 of part C for health services research relating to alcohol abuse and alcoholism, drug abuse...


(a) Establishment of guidelines The Secretary, acting through the Director of NIH, shall establish guidelines for the following: (1) The proper care of animals to be used...


(a) Appropriations to carry out the purposes of this subchapter, unless otherwise expressly provided, may be expended in the District of Columbia for - (1) personal...


The Secretary may, in accordance with section 238 of this title, accept conditional gifts for the National Institutes of Health or a national research institute or for the...


(a) Conduct or support by Secretary; restrictions The Secretary may not conduct or support any research or experimentation, in the United States or in any other country, on a ...


(a) Establishment of program (1) In general The Secretary may conduct or support research on the transplantation of human fetal tissue for therapeutic purposes. ...


(a) Purchase of tissue It shall be unlawful for any person to knowingly acquire, receive, or otherwise transfer any human fetal tissue for valuable consideration if the...


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For the purpose of facilitating the economical and efficient conduct of operations in the National Institutes of Health which are financed by two or more appropriations where...


(a) Research on burns, burn injuries, and rehabilitation The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall establish, within the National Institutes of Health and in cooperation with ...


(a) In general The Secretary shall, acting through the Director of NIH, establish a nonprofit corporation to be known as the Foundation for the National Institutes of...


(a) Establishment The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (hereafter referred to in this subchapter as the ''Administration'') is an agency of the Service. ...


(a) Appointment (1) In general The Secretary shall appoint an advisory council for - (A) the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration; ...


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(a) In general Not later than 2 years after October 17, 2000, the Secretary shall, after consultation with organizations representing States, mental health and substance...


(a) In general The Secretary, after consultation with the Administrator, shall require appropriate peer review of grants, cooperative agreements, and contracts to be...


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(a) Requirement of annual collection of data on mental illness and substance abuse The Secretary, acting through the Administrator, shall collect data each year on - ...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants, contracts and cooperative agreements to community-based public and private nonprofit entities for the purposes of providing...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants, contracts, or cooperative agreements to public and private nonprofit entities, including Native Alaskan entities and Indian...


(a) Authority The Administrator may make grants to, and enter into contracts and cooperative agreements with, public and nonprofit private entities to enable such entities - ...


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(a) Establishment There is established in the Administration a Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (hereafter in this section referred to as the ''Center''). The Center shall...


(a) In general The Director of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment shall provide awards of grants, cooperative agreement, or contracts to public and nonprofit...


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(a) Projects The Secretary shall address priority substance abuse treatment needs of regional and national significance (as determined under subsection (b) of this...


The Secretary of Health and Human Services, after consultation with the Attorney General and with national organizations representative of persons with knowledge and experience...


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(a) Center for Substance Abuse Treatment The Director of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment shall - (1) coordinate with the agencies represented on the Commission ...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants, contracts, or cooperative agreements to public and private nonprofit entities, including Native Alaskan entities and Indian...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants, contracts, or cooperative agreements to public and private nonprofit entities, including local educational agencies (as defined...


(a) Grants (1) Authority to make grants The Director of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment may make grants to States and Indian tribes recognized by the United ...


(a) Establishment; Director There is established in the Administration an Office for Substance Abuse Prevention (hereafter referred to in this part as the ''Prevention...


(a) Projects The Secretary shall address priority substance abuse prevention needs of regional and national significance (as determined under subsection (b) of this...


(a) Grants to public and nonprofit private entities The Secretary, through the Director of the Prevention Center, shall make grants to public and nonprofit private entities for ...


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(a) Establishment (1) In general The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, shall make grants...


(a) Program authorized The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Prevention Center, may make grants to public and nonprofit private entities to develop and implement...


(a) In general The Secretary shall make awards of grants, cooperative agreements, or contracts to public and nonprofit private entities, including Indian tribes and...


(a) In general The Secretary shall make awards of grants, cooperative agreements, or contracts to public and nonprofit private entities, including Indian tribes and...


(a) In general The Secretary shall make awards of grants, cooperative agreements, or contracts to public or nonprofit private entities for the purposes of establishing not...


(a) Grants The Director of the Center for Substance Abuse Prevention (referred to in this section as the ''Director'') may make grants to and enter into contracts and...


(a) Establishment There is established in the Administration a Center for Mental Health Services (hereafter in this section referred to as the ''Center''). The Center shall...


(a) Projects The Secretary shall address priority mental health needs of regional and national significance (as determined under subsection (b) of this section) through...


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(a) Program authorized The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, and in consultation with the...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Center for Mental Health Services, and in consultation with the Director of the Center for Substance...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants, contracts, or cooperative agreements to States, political subdivisions of States, Indian tribes, tribal organizations,...


(a) Program authorized The Secretary shall award grants to States, political subdivisions of States, Indian tribes, and tribal organizations to support the designation...


(a) Program authorized The Secretary shall make up to 125 grants to States, political subdivisions of States, Indian tribes, and tribal organizations, acting directly or...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants, contracts or cooperative agreements to States, political subdivisions of States, Indian tribes, and tribal organizations...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants, contracts, or cooperative agreements to States, political subdivisions of States, Indian tribes, tribal organizations, and...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants in accordance with the provisions of this section. (b) Mental illness awareness training grants (1) In general ...


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For the purpose of carrying out section 290cc-22 of this title, the Secretary, acting through the Director of the Center for Mental Health Services, shall for each of the fiscal...


(a) In general The Secretary may not make payments under section 290cc-21 of this title unless the State involved agrees that the payments will be expended solely for...


(a) In general The Secretary may not make payments under section 290cc-21 of this title unless, with respect to the costs of providing services pursuant to section 290cc-22...


(a) Minimum allotment The allotment for a State under section 290cc-21 of this title for a fiscal year shall be the greater of - (1) $300,000 for each of the several...


(a) In general Subject to subsection (c) of this section, the Secretary shall, from the amounts specified in subsection (b) of this section, make grants to public and...


The Secretary may not make payments under section 290cc-21 of this title to a State unless, as part of the application required in section 290cc-29 of this title, the State submits...


(a) In general The Secretary may not make payments under section 290cc-21 of this title unless - (1) as part of the application required in section 290cc-29 of ...


(a) In general The Secretary may not make payments under section 290cc-21 of this title unless the State involved agrees that, by not later than January 31 of each fiscal...


The Secretary may not make payments under section 290cc-21 of this title unless the State involved - (1) submits to the Secretary an application for the payments ...


The Secretary, through the agencies of the Administration, shall provide technical assistance to eligible entities in developing planning and operating programs in accordance with...


(a) Repayment of payments (1) The Secretary may, subject to subsection (c) of this section, require a State to repay any payments received by the State under section 290cc-21...


(a) In general (1) A person may not knowingly make or cause to be made any false statement or representation of a material fact in connection with the furnishing of items...


(a) In general (1) Rule of construction regarding certain civil rights laws For the purpose of applying the prohibitions against discrimination on the basis of age under...


For purposes of this part: (1) Eligible homeless individual The term ''eligible homeless individual'' means an individual described in section 290cc-22(a) of this title. ...


(a) Authorization of appropriations For the purpose of carrying out this part, there is authorized to be appropriated $75,000,000 for each of the fiscal years 2001 through 2003. ...


(a) Programs and services (1) Development The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, shall ...


(a) Nondiscrimination Substance abusers who are suffering from medical conditions shall not be discriminated against in admission or treatment, solely because of their...


(a) Requirement Records of the identity, diagnosis, prognosis, or treatment of any patient which are maintained in connection with the performance of any program or...


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(a) Grants to certain public entities (1) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Center for Mental Health Services, shall make grants to...


(a) Systems of comprehensive care (1) In general A funding agreement for a grant under section 290ff(a) of this title is that, with respect to children with a...


(a) In general A funding agreement for a grant under section 290ff(a) of this title is that a system of care under section 290ff-1(a) of this title will develop and carry out...


(a) Optional services In addition to services described in subsection (c) of section 290ff-1 of this title, a system of care under subsection (a) of such section may, in...


(a) Duration of support The period during which payments are made to a public entity from a grant under section 290ff(a) of this title may not exceed 6 fiscal years. ...


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(a) In general The Secretary, in consultation with the Secretary of Education and the Attorney General, shall carry out directly or through grants, contracts or...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants, contracts or cooperative agreements to public and nonprofit private entities, as well as to Indian tribes and...


(a) In general A public or private general hospital, nursing facility, intermediate care facility, or other health care facility, that receives support in any form from...


(a) In general Each facility to which the Protection and Advocacy for Mentally Ill Individuals Act of 1986 (FOOTNOTE 1) (42 U.S.C. 10801 et seq.) applies shall notify...


(a) Training Not later than 1 year after October 17, 2000, the Secretary, after consultation with appropriate State and local protection and advocacy organizations,...


(a) Protection of rights (1) In general A public or private non-medical, community-based facility for children and youth (as defined in regulations to be promulgated ...


Each facility to which this part applies shall notify the appropriate State licensing or regulatory agency, as determined by the Secretary - (1) of each death that occurs...


(a) Training Not later than 6 months after October 17, 2000, the Secretary, after consultation with appropriate State, local, public and private protection and...


(a) Designated programs Subject to subsection (b) of this section, this part applies to discretionary and formula grant programs administered by the Substance Abuse and...


(a) In general Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a religious organization, on the same basis as any other nonprofit private provider - (1) may receive...


No funds provided under a designated program shall be expended for sectarian worship, instruction, or proselytization. ...


(a) Findings The Congress finds that - (1) establishing unduly rigid or uniform educational qualification for counselors and other personnel in drug treatment...


The purpose of this subchapter is - (a) to assist the several States in the carrying out of their programs for the construction and modernization of such public or ...


In order to assist the States in carrying out the purposes of section 291 of this title, there are authorized to be appropriated - (a) for the fiscal year ending June 30,...


(a) Computation for individual States; formulas for both new construction and modernization (1) Each State shall be entitled for each fiscal year to an allotment bearing...


The Surgeon General, with the approval of the Federal Hospital Council and the Secretary of Health and Human Services shall by general regulations prescribe - (a) Priority...


(a) Submission; requirements Any State desiring to participate in this part may submit a State plan. Such plan must - (1) designate a single State agency as the sole...


(a) Application; contents For each project pursuant to a State plan approved under this part, there shall be submitted to the Surgeon General, through the State agency,...


(a) Certification of work by Surgeon General; conditions affecting payments Upon certification to the Surgeon General by the State agency, based upon inspection by it,...


Whenever the Surgeon General, after reasonable notice and opportunity for hearing to the State agency designated as provided in section 291d(a)(1) of this title, finds - ...


(a) Refusal to approve application; procedure; jurisdiction of court of appeals If the Surgeon General refuses to approve any application for a project submitted under...


(a) Persons liable If any facility with respect to which funds have been paid under section 291f of this title shall, at any time within 20 years after the completion...


(a) Authorization; conditions In order further to assist the States in carrying out the purposes of this subchapter, the Surgeon General is authorized to make a loan of funds...


(a) Authority of Secretary (1) In order to assist nonprofit private agencies to carry out needed projects for the modernization or construction of nonprofit private...


(a) Allotment regulations For each fiscal year, the total amount of principal of loans to nonprofit private agencies which may be guaranteed or loans to public agencies which...


(a) Contents of applications For each project for which a guarantee of a loan to a nonprofit private agency or a direct loan to a public agency is sought under this part,...


(a) Subject to the provisions of subsection (b) of this section, in the case of a guarantee of any loan to a nonprofit private agency under this part with respect to a hospital...


The cumulative total of the principal of the loans outstanding at any time with respect to which guarantees have been issued, or which have been directly made, under this part may...


(a)(1) There is hereby established in the Treasury a loan guarantee and loan fund (hereinafter in this section referred to as the ''fund'') which shall be available to the...


(a) Interest rates; security; equitable geographical distribution (1) Any loan made by the Secretary to a public agency under this part for the modernization or construction of...


In order to assist in the provision of adequate emergency room service in various communities of the Nation for treatment of accident victims and handling of other medical...


Funds appropriated pursuant to section 291j-8 of this title shall be available for grants by the Secretary for not to exceed 50 per centum of the cost of construction or...


Grants under this part shall be paid in advance or by way of reimbursement, in such installments and on such conditions, as in the judgment of the Secretary will best carry out...


(a) Membership; qualifications In administering this subchapter, the Surgeon General shall consult with a Federal Hospital Council consisting of the Surgeon General, who...


Whenever in his opinion the purposes of this subchapter would be promoted by a conference, the Surgeon General may invite representatives of as many State agencies, designated...


Except as otherwise specifically provided, nothing in this subchapter shall be construed as conferring on any Federal officer or employee the right to exercise any supervision...


(a) Other public or private sources unavailable for alleviation of hardship due to increased construction costs In order to alleviate hardship on any recipient of a grant under ...


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For the purposes of this subchapter - (a) The term ''State'' includes the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, ...


In the case of any facility for which a grant, loan, or loan guarantee has been made under this subchapter, the applicant for such grant, loan, or loan guarantee (or, if...


The purpose of this subpart is to enable the Secretary to provide a Federal program of student loan insurance for students in (and certain former students of) eligible...


(a) In general The total principal amount of new loans made and installments paid pursuant to lines of credit (as defined in section 292o of this title) to borrowers covered...


(a) In general The total of the loans made to a student in any academic year or its equivalent (as determined by the Secretary) which may be covered by Federal loan...


Loans made by eligible lenders in accordance with this subpart shall be insurable by the Secretary whether made from funds fully owned by the lender or from funds held by the...


(a) In general A loan by an eligible lender shall be insurable by the Secretary under the provisions of this subpart only if - (1) made to - (A) a student who - ...


(a) In general (1) Authority for issuance of certificate If, upon application by an eligible lender, made upon such form, containing such information, and supported by...


(a) Conditions for payment to beneficiary (1) In general Upon default by the borrower on any loan covered by Federal loan insurance pursuant to this subpart, and after...


(a) Authority With respect to a loan made under this subpart on or after January 1, 1993, the Secretary, in accordance with subsection (b) of this section, shall assess...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish, within the Division of Student Assistance of the Bureau of Health Professions, an office to be known as the Office for...


(a) In general (1) Establishment There is hereby established a student loan insurance account (in this section referred to as the ''Account'') which shall be ...


(a) In general In the performance of, and with respect to, the functions, powers, and duties vested in the Secretary by this subpart, the Secretary is authorized as follows: ...


Notwithstanding any other provision of law, Federal credit unions shall, pursuant to regulations of the Administrator of the National Credit Union Administration, have power to...


For purposes of determining eligible students under this part, in the case of a public school in a State that offers an accelerated, integrated program of study...


If a borrower who has received a loan dies or becomes permanently and totally disabled (as determined in accordance with regulations of the Secretary), the Secretary shall...


(a) In general Notwithstanding any other provision of this subpart, the Secretary is authorized to prescribe such regulations as may be necessary to provide for - (1)...


For purposes of this subpart: (1) The term ''eligible institution'' means, with respect to a fiscal year, a school of medicine, osteopathic medicine, dentistry,...


(a) In general For fiscal year 1993 and subsequent fiscal years, there are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for the adequacy of the student...


(a) Fund agreements The Secretary is authorized to enter into an agreement for the establishment and operation of a student loan fund in accordance with this subpart with...


(a) Amount of loan (1) In general Loans from a student loan fund (established under an agreement with a school under section 292q of this title) may not, subject ...


(a) Requirements for students (1) In general Subject to the provisions of this subsection, in the case of student loan funds established under section 292q of this title ...


(a) Fund agreements regarding certain amounts With respect to amounts appropriated under subsection (f) of this section, each agreement entered into under section 292q of this ...


The Secretary may agree to modifications of agreements or loans made under this subpart, and may compromise, waive, or release any right, title, claim, or demand of the United...


(a) In general With respect to loans made by a school under this subpart after June 30, 1986, each school, in order to carry out the provisions of sections 292q and 292r of...


In any case in which the Secretary intends to terminate an agreement with a school under this subpart, the Secretary shall provide the school with a written notice specifying...


(a) Distribution after termination of fund If a school terminates a loan fund established under an agreement pursuant to section 292q(b) of this title, or if the Secretary for ...


(a) Date certain for applications The Secretary shall from time to time set dates by which schools must file applications for Federal capital contributions. (b)...


(a) In general The Secretary shall make grants to, and enter into contracts with, designated health professions schools described in subsection (c) of this section, and...


(a) In general The Secretary may make a grant to an eligible entity (as defined in subsection (d)(1) of this section) under this section for the awarding of scholarships...


(a) Loan repayments (1) Establishment of program The Secretary shall establish a program of entering into contracts with individuals described in paragraph (2) under which ...


(a) In general (1) Authority for grants For the purpose of assisting individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds, as determined in accordance with criteria prescribed ...


(a) Scholarships There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out section 293a of this title, $37,000,000 for fiscal year 1998, and such sums as may be necessary for each...


(a) Grants for health professions education in health disparities and cultural competency (1) In general The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health ...


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(a) Training generally The Secretary may make grants to, or enter into contracts with, any public or nonprofit private hospital, school of medicine or osteopathic medicine, or...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish an advisory committee to be known as the Advisory Committee on Training in Primary Care Medicine and Dentistry (in this...


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(a) Collaboration To be eligible to receive assistance under this part, an academic institution shall use such assistance in collaboration with 2 or more disciplines. ...


(a) Authority for provision of financial assistance (1) Assistance for planning, development, and operation of programs (A) In general The Secretary...


(a) In general To be eligible for funds under this section, a health education training center shall be an entity otherwise eligible for funds under section 294a of this...


(a) Geriatric education centers (1) In general The Secretary shall award grants or contracts under this section to entities described in paragraphs (FOOTNOTE 1) (1), ...


(a) Grants The Secretary may make grants or contracts under this section to help entities fund authorized activities under an application approved under subsection (c) of...


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants or contracts under this section to help entities fund activities of the type described in subsection (b) of this section. ...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish an advisory committee to be known as the Advisory Committee on Interdisciplinary, Community-Based Linkages (in this...


(a) In general There are authorized to be appropriated to carry out this part, $55,600,000 for fiscal year 1998, and such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal...


(a) Purpose It is the purpose of this section to - (1) provide for the development of information describing the health professions workforce and the analysis of workforce ...


(a) Establishment; duties There is established the Council on Graduate Medical Education (in this section referred to as the ''Council''). The Council shall - (1)...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the appropriate agencies, shall evaluate whether the number of pediatric rheumatologists is sufficient to address the health...


(a) In general The Secretary may award grants or contracts to eligible entities to increase the number of individuals in the public health workforce, to enhance the quality...


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants or contracts for the operation of public health training centers. (b) Eligible entities (1) In general A public...


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants to accredited schools of public health, and to other public or nonprofit private institutions accredited for the provision of...


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants to and enter into contracts with schools of medicine, osteopathic medicine, public health, and dentistry to meet the costs of...


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants to State or local governments (that have in effect preventive medical and dental public health residency programs) or public...


(a) In general For the purpose of carrying out this subpart, there is authorized to be appropriated $9,100,000 for fiscal year 1998, and such sums as may be necessary for each...


(a) Preferences in making awards (1) In general Subject to paragraph (2), in making awards of grants or contracts under any of sections 293k and 294 of this title, the ...


(a) In general The Secretary shall establish a program, including a uniform health professions data reporting system, to collect, compile, and analyze data on health...


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The Secretary may not make a grant, loan guarantee, or interest subsidy payment under this subchapter to, or for the benefit of, any school of medicine, osteopathic...


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(a) In general To be eligible to receive a grant or contract under this subchapter, an eligible entity shall prepare and submit to the Secretary an application that meets...


(a) In general Amounts provided under a grant or contract awarded under this subchapter may be used for training program development and support, faculty development,...


The Secretary may require that an entity that applies for a grant or contract under this subchapter provide non-Federal matching funds, as appropriate, to ensure the...


(a) Awarding of grants and contracts The Secretary shall ensure that grants and contracts under this subchapter are awarded on a competitive basis, as appropriate, to carry...


Funds appropriated under this subchapter may be used by the Secretary to provide technical assistance in relation to any of the authorities under this subchapter. ...


For purposes of this subchapter: (1)(A) The terms ''school of medicine'', ''school of dentistry'', ''school of osteopathic medicine'', ''school of pharmacy'', ''school...


As used in this subchapter: (1) Eligible entities The term ''eligible entities'' means schools of nursing, nursing centers, academic health centers, State or local ...


(a) In general To be eligible to receive a grant or contract under this subchapter, an eligible entity shall prepare and submit to the Secretary an application that meets...


(a) In general Amounts provided under a grant or contract awarded under this subchapter may be used for training program development and support, faculty development,...


The Secretary may require that an entity that applies for a grant or contract under this subchapter provide non-Federal matching funds, as appropriate, to ensure the...


In awarding grants or contracts under this subchapter, the Secretary shall give preference to applicants with projects that will substantially benefit rural or...


(a) Awarding of grants and contracts The Secretary shall ensure that grants and contracts under this subchapter are awarded on a competitive basis, as appropriate, to carry...


(a) Grants for health professions education in health disparities and cultural competency The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and...


Funds appropriated under this subchapter may be used by the Secretary to provide technical assistance in relation to any of the authorities under this subchapter. ...


The Secretary may not make a grant, loan guarantee, or interest subsidy payment under this subchapter to, or for the benefit of, any school of nursing unless the application for...


(a) In general The Secretary may award grants to and enter into contracts with eligible entities to meet the costs of - (1) projects that support the enhancement of...


(a) In general The Secretary may award grants to and enter into contracts with eligible entities to meet the costs of special projects to increase nursing education...


(a) In general The Secretary may award grants to and enter into contracts with eligible entities for projects to strengthen capacity for basic nurse education and practice. ...


(a) Agreements to establish and operate fund authorized The Secretary is authorized to enter into an agreement for the establishment and operation of a student loan fund...


(a) Maximum amount per individual per year; preference to first year students The total of the loans for any academic year (or its equivalent, as determined under...


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(a) Application for allotment; reduction or adjustment of amount requested in application; reallotment; continued availability of funds (1) The Secretary shall from...


(a) Capital distribution of balance of loan fund If a school terminates a loan fund established under an agreement pursuant to section 297a(b) of this title, or if the Secretary for ...


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The Secretary may agree to modifications of agreements made under this part, (FOOTNOTE 1) and may compromise, waive, or release any right, title, claim, or demand of the United...


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In any case in which the Secretary intends to terminate an agreement with a school of nursing under this part, (FOOTNOTE 1) the Secretary shall provide the school with a...


(a) In general In the case of any individual - (1) who has received a baccalaureate or associate degree in nursing (or an equivalent degree), a diploma in nursing, or a ...


(a) Authorization of appropriations For the purpose of carrying out parts B, C, and D of this subchapter (subject to section 297t(g) of this title), there are authorized to...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish an advisory council to be known as the National Advisory Council on Nurse Education and Practice (in this section referred to...


(a) In general There is established within the Public Health Service an agency to be known as the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, which shall be headed by a...


(a) In general In carrying out section 299(b) of this title, the Director shall conduct and support research, evaluations, and training, support demonstration projects,...


(a) In general The Director shall - (1) conduct and support research to identify populations for which there is a significant disparity in the quality, outcomes, ...


(a) Evidence rating systems In collaboration with experts from the public and private sector, the Agency shall identify and disseminate methods or systems to assess health...


(a) Support for efforts to develop information on quality (1) Scientific and technical support In its role as the principal agency for health care research and quality,...


(a) In general The Director shall - (1) conduct a survey to collect data on a nationally representative sample of the population on the cost, use and, for fiscal...


(a) In general In order to foster a range of innovative approaches to the management and communication of health information, the Agency shall conduct and support...


(a) Preventive Services Task Force (1) Establishment and purpose The Director may periodically convene a Preventive Services Task Force to be composed of individuals...


(a) Studies The Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the United States Preventive Services Task Force, shall conduct a series of studies designed to...


(a) In general The Director shall promote innovation in evidence-based health care practices and technologies by - (1) conducting and supporting research on the development, ...


(a) Requirement (1) In general To avoid duplication and ensure that Federal resources are used efficiently and effectively, the Secretary, acting through the ...


(a) Establishment There is established an advisory council to be known as the National Advisory Council for Healthcare Research and Quality. (b) Duties (1) In general ...


(a) Requirement of review (1) In general Appropriate technical and scientific peer review shall be conducted with respect to each application for a grant, ...


(a) Standards with respect to utility of data (1) In general To ensure the utility, accuracy, and sufficiency of data collected by or for the Agency for the...


(a) In general The Director shall - (1) without regard to section 501 of title 44, promptly publish, make available, and otherwise disseminate, in a form ...


(a) Financial conflicts of interest With respect to projects for which awards of grants, cooperative agreements, or contracts are authorized to be made under this subchapter,...


(a) Deputy director and other officers and employees (1) Deputy director The Director may appoint a deputy director for the Agency. (2) Other officers and employees ...


(a) Intent To ensure that the United States investment in biomedical research is rapidly translated into improvements in the quality of patient care, there must be a...


In this subchapter: (1) Advisory Council The term ''Advisory Council'' means the National Advisory Council on Healthcare Research and Quality established under ...


(a) Authority of Secretary The Secretary is authorized to make grants to and enter into contracts with public or nonprofit private entities to assist in the establishment...


(a) Authority of Secretary; prerequisites The Secretary is authorized to make grants, from allotments made under subsection (b) of this section, to State health authorities ...


(a) The Secretary is authorized to make grants to public or nonprofit private entities and to enter into contract with public or private entities and individuals to provide...


The Secretary may - (1) conduct, and (2) make grants to public or nonprofit private entities and enter into contracts with public or private entities and ...


(a) The Secretary is authorized to make grants to public or nonprofit private entities and to enter into contracts with public or private entities and individuals to assist...


(a) Promulgation of regulations governing execution; amount of grants Grants and contracts made under this subchapter shall be made in accordance with such regulations as...


The acceptance by any individual of family planning services or family planning or population growth information (including educational materials) provided through...


None of the funds appropriated under this subchapter shall be used in programs where abortion is a method of family planning. ...


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(a) Omitted (b) Prohibition of public officials and public authorities from imposition of certain requirements contrary to religious beliefs or moral convictions ...


Any - (1) officer or employee of the United States, (2) officer or employee of any State, political subdivision of a State, or any other entity, which administers...


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In carrying out section 241 of this title, the Secretary may make grants to public and nonprofit private entities, and may enter into contracts with public and private entities...


The participation by any individual in any program or portion thereof under this part shall be wholly voluntary and shall not be a prerequisite to eligibility for or receipt of...


(a) Manner of submission; contents A grant or contract under this part may be made upon application submitted to the Secretary at such time, in such manner, and containing...


The Secretary shall establish a program within the Service to provide voluntary testing, diagnosis, counseling, and treatment of individuals respecting genetic diseases....


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The Secretary, acting through an identifiable administrative unit, shall - (1) conduct epidemiological assessments and surveillance of genetic diseases to define the...


(a) In general The Secretary shall develop and implement outreach programs to educate the public, health care providers, educators and community based organizations about...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants to eligible entities to enhance, improve or expand the ability of State and local public health agencies to provide...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award grants to eligible entities to provide for the conduct of demonstration programs to evaluate the effectiveness of screening, counseling...


(a) Establishment The Secretary shall establish an advisory committee to be known as the ''Advisory Committee on Heritable Disorders in Newborns and Children'' (referred to...


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(a) Adequate amounts for identification and prevention progress From the sums appropriated to the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, the Secretary shall...


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(a) Grants and contracts with public and nonprofit private entities for projects to develop and expand existing facilities; definitions The Secretary may make grants...


(a) In general The Secretary shall, with respect to trauma care - (1) conduct and support research, training, evaluations, and demonstration projects; (2) foster...


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(a) Establishment The Secretary shall by contract provide for the establishment and operation of a National Clearinghouse on Trauma Care and Emergency Medical Services...


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants to public and nonprofit private entities for the purpose of carrying out research and demonstration projects with respect to...


(a) Requirement of allotments for States The Secretary shall for each fiscal year make an allotment for each State in an amount determined in accordance with section 300d-18...


(a) Non-Federal contributions (1) In general The Secretary may not make payments under section 300d-11(a) of this title unless the State involved agrees, with respect...


(a) Trauma care modifications to State plan for emergency medical services With respect to the trauma care component of a State plan for the provision of emergency...


(a) Trauma plan (1) In general For fiscal year 1991 and subsequent fiscal years, the Secretary may not make payments under section 300d-11(a) of this title ...


(a) In general The Secretary may not, except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, make payments under section 300d-11(a) of this title for a fiscal year unless the...


(a) In general The Secretary may not make payments under section 300d-11(a) of this title for a fiscal year unless the State involved agrees to prepare and submit to the...


The Secretary may not make payments under section 300d-11(a) of this title to a State for a fiscal year unless - (1) the State submits to the Secretary an application for the ...


(a) Minimum allotment Subject to the extent of amounts made available in appropriations Acts, the amount of an allotment under section 300d-11(a) of this title for a State for...


(a) Repayment of payments (1) Requirement The Secretary may, in accordance with subsection (b) of this section, require a State to repay any payments received by the ...


(a) In general (1) False statements or representations A person may not knowingly and willfully make or cause to be made any false statement or representation of a...


(a) Technical assistance The Secretary shall, without charge to a State receiving payments under section 300d-11(a) of this title, provide to the State (or to any public...


Not later than October 1, 1995, the Secretary shall report to the appropriate committees of Congress on the activities of the States carried out pursuant to section 300d-11 of...


For purposes of this part and parts A and B of this subchapter: (1) Designated trauma center The term ''designated trauma center'' means a trauma center designated...


(a) Authorization of appropriations For the purpose of carrying out parts A and B of this subchapter, there are authorized to be appropriated $6,000,000 for fiscal year 1994,...


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(a) In general The Secretary may make grants for the purpose of providing for the operating expenses of trauma centers that have incurred substantial uncompensated costs...


(a) In general In making grants under section 300d-41(a) of this title, the Secretary shall give preference to any application - (1) made by a trauma center that, for...


(a) Commitment regarding continued participation in trauma care system The Secretary may not make a grant under subsection (a) of section 300d-41 of this title unless...


(a) Application The Secretary may not make a grant under section 300d-41(a) of this title unless an application for the grant is submitted to the Secretary and the application...


For the purpose of carrying out this part, there are authorized to be appropriated $100,000,000 for fiscal year 1993, and such sums as may be necessary for fiscal year 1994....


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants to public and nonprofit private entities for the purpose of planning and developing approved residency training programs in...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, may make grants to States for the purpose of carrying...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration (referred to in this section as the ''Administrator''),...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Institutes of Health (in this section referred to as the ''Director''), shall establish a...


(a) ''Health maintenance organization'' defined For purposes of this subchapter, the term ''health maintenance organization'' means a public or private entity which is organized ...


For purposes of this subchapter: (1) The term ''basic health services'' means - (A) physician services (including consultant and referral services by a physician); ...


...


(a) Authority The Secretary may - (1) make loans to public or private health maintenance organizations to assist them in meeting the amount by which their costs...


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(a) Submission to and approval by Secretary required for making loans and loan guarantees No loan or loan guarantee may be made under this subchapter unless an...


(a) Recordkeeping; audit and examination (1) Each recipient of a loan or loan guarantee under this subchapter shall keep such records as the Secretary shall prescribe,...


(a) Conditions (1) The Secretary may not approve an application for a loan guarantee under this subchapter unless he determines that (A) the terms, conditions, security (if...


(a) For grants under section 300e-16 of this title there is authorized to be appropriated $1,000,000 for each of the fiscal years 1982, 1983, and 1984. (b) To meet...


(a) Regulations; membership option In accordance with regulations which the Secretary shall prescribe - (1) each employer - (A) which is required during any...


(a) Entities operating as health maintenance organizations In the case of any entity - (1) which cannot do business as a health maintenance organization in a State in...


(a) Determination of deficiency If the Secretary determines that an entity which received a grant, contract, loan, or loan guarantee under this subchapter as a health...


No funds appropriated under any provision of this chapter (except as provided in sections 254b, 254c, and 256 of this title) (FOOTNOTE 1) other than this subchapter may be used - ...


...


(a) The Secretary shall periodically review the programs of assistance authorized by this subchapter and make an annual report to the Congress of a summary of the activities...


The Secretary of Health and Human Services, in connection with existing authority (except section 254b (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title) for the provisions of health services to...


...


(a) National Health Maintenance Organization Intern Program (1) The Secretary shall establish a National Health Maintenance Organization Intern Program (hereinafter in...


(a) Financial information reported to Secretary Each health maintenance organization shall, in accordance with regulations of the Secretary, report to the Secretary financial ...


For purposes of this subchapter: (1) The term ''primary drinking water regulation'' means a regulation which - (A) applies to public water systems; ...


Subject to sections 300g-4 and 300g-5 of this title, national primary drinking water regulations under this part shall apply to each public water system in each State; except...


(a) National primary drinking water regulations; maximum contaminant level goals; simultaneous publication of regulations and goals (1) Effective on June 19, 1986,...


(a) In general For purposes of this subchapter, a State has primary enforcement responsibility for public water systems during any period for which the Administrator...


(a) Notice to State and public water system; issuance of administrative order; civil action (1)(A) Whenever the Administrator finds during a period during which a State...


(a) Characteristics of raw water sources; specific treatment technique; notice to Administrator, reasons for variance; compliance, enforcement; approval or revision of...


(a) Requisite findings A State which has primary enforcement responsibility may exempt any public water system within the State's jurisdiction from any requirement respecting...


(a) In general (1) Prohibitions (A) In general No person may use any pipe, any pipe or plumbing fitting or fixture, any solder, or any flux, after June 19,...


(a) Interim monitoring relief authority (1) In general A State exercising primary enforcement responsibility for public water systems may modify the monitoring...


(a) Guidelines Not later than 30 months after August 6, 1996, and in cooperation with the States, the Administrator shall publish guidelines in the Federal Register, after...


(a) State authority for new systems A State shall receive only 80 percent of the allotment that the State is otherwise entitled to receive under section 300j-12 of this...


(a) Publication of proposed regulations; promulgation; amendments; public hearings; administrative consultations (1) The Administrator shall publish proposed regulations for ...


(a) List of States in need of a control program; amendment of list Within 180 days after December 16, 1974, the Administrator shall list in the Federal Register each State for...


(a) Notice to State and violator; issuance of administrative order; civil action (1) Whenever the Administrator finds during a period during which a State has...


(a) Necessity for well operation permit; designation of one aquifer areas (1) Any person may petition the Administrator to have an area of a State (or States) designated as...


(a) Approval of State underground injection control program; alternative showing of effectiveness of program by State For purposes of the Administrator's approval or...


Not later than 18 months after June 19, 1986, the Administrator shall modify regulations issued under this chapter for Class I injection wells to identify monitoring methods,...


(a) Purpose The purpose of this section is to establish procedures for development, implementation, and assessment of demonstration programs designed to protect critical...


(a) State programs The Governor or Governor's designee of each State shall, within 3 years of June 19, 1986, adopt and submit to the Administrator a State program to...


(a) In general The Administrator may make a grant to a State for the development and implementation of a State program to ensure the coordinated and comprehensive protection...


(a) Actions authorized against imminent and substantial endangerment to health Notwithstanding any other provision of this subchapter the Administrator, upon receipt...


(a) Tampering Any person who tampers with a public water system shall be imprisoned for not more than 5 years, or fined in accordance with title 18, or both. (b) Attempt...


(a) Certification of need application If any person who uses chlorine, activated carbon, lime, ammonia, soda ash, potassium permanganate, caustic soda, or other chemical ...


(a) Specific powers and duties of Administrator (1) The Administrator may conduct research, studies, and demonstrations relating to the causes, diagnosis, treatment, control,...


(a) Public water systems supervision programs; applications for grants; allotment of sums; waiver of grant restrictions; notice of approval or disapproval of...


(a) Special study and demonstration project grants The Administrator may make grants to any person for the purposes of - (1) assisting in the development and...


(a) Assistance for development and demonstration projects The Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency shall offer grants to public sector agencies for the purposes of - ...


(1) Not later than nine months after October 18, 1978, the Administrator shall promulgate guidelines establishing supplemental standards or treatment technique requirements...


(a) Technical and financial assistance The Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency may provide technical and financial assistance in the form of grants to States...


(a) Provision of information to Administrator; monitoring program for unregulated contaminants (1)(A) Every person who is subject to any requirement of this subchapter or...


(a) Establishment; membership; representation of interests; term of office, vacancies; reappointment There is established a National Drinking Water Advisory Council ...


(a) In general Each department, agency, and instrumentality of the executive, legislative, and judicial branches of the Federal Government - (1) owning or operating...


(a) Courts of appeals; petition for review: actions respecting regulations; filing period; grounds arising after expiration of filing period; exclusiveness of remedy ...


(a) Persons subject to civil action; jurisdiction of enforcement proceedings Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, any person may commence a civil action...


(a) Regulations; delegation of functions (1) The Administrator is authorized to prescribe such regulations as are necessary or appropriate to carry out his functions under ...


To the extent that the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency deems such action necessary to the discharge of his functions under title XIV of the Public Health...


(a) In general Subject to the provisions of subsection (b) of this section, the Administrator - (1) is authorized to treat Indian Tribes as States under this ...


(a) General authority (1) Grants to States to establish State loan funds (A) In general The Administrator shall offer to enter into agreements with ...


(a) Source water assessment (1) Guidance Within 12 months after August 6, 1996, after notice and comment, the Administrator shall publish guidance for States ...


(a) Petition program (1) In general (A) Establishment A State may establish a program under which an owner or operator of a community water system in the...


(a) Guidelines Not later than 2 years after August 6, 1996, the Administrator shall publish in the Federal Register guidelines for water conservation plans for public...


(a) Definitions As used in this section: (1) Border State The term ''border State'' means Arizona, California, New Mexico, and Texas. (2) Eligible community ...


In addition to the substances referred to in section 346a(p)(3)(B) of title 21 the Administrator may provide for testing under the screening program authorized by section 346a(p)...


(a) Subpopulations at greater risk (1) In general The Administrator shall conduct a continuing program of studies to identify groups within the general population that...


As used in this part - (1) Drinking water cooler The term ''drinking water cooler'' means any mechanical device affixed to drinking water supply plumbing which...


For purposes of the Consumer Product Safety Act (15 U.S.C. 2051 et seq.), all drinking water coolers identified by the Administrator on the list under section 300j-23 of this...


(a) Publication of lists The Administrator shall, after notice and opportunity for public comment, identify each brand and model of drinking water cooler which is not lead...


(a) Distribution of drinking water cooler list Within 100 days after October 31, 1988, the Administrator shall distribute to the States a list of each brand and model of drinking ...


(a) School drinking water programs The Administrator shall make grants to States to establish and carry out State programs under section 300j-24 of this title to assist...


The Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency shall assure that programs for the certification of testing laboratories which test drinking water supplies for...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, may make grants to States on the basis of an established...


(a) In general The Secretary may not make a grant under section 300k of this title unless the State involved agrees, with respect to the costs to be incurred by the State...


The Secretary may not make a grant under section 300k of this title for a program in a State unless the State plan under title XIX of the Social Security Act (42 U.S.C. 1396 et...


(a) Requirement of provision of all services by date certain The Secretary may not make a grant under section 300k of this title unless the State involved agrees - (1)...


(a) Priority for low-income women The Secretary may not make a grant under section 300k of this title unless the State involved agrees that low-income women will be given...


The Secretary may not make a grant under section 300k of this title unless - (1) the State involved submits to the Secretary a description of the purposes for which...


The Secretary may not make a grant under section 300k of this title unless an application for the grant is submitted to the Secretary, the application contains the description...


(a) Technical assistance The Secretary may provide training and technical assistance with respect to the planning, development, and operation of any program or service carried...


(a) Evaluations The Secretary shall, directly or through contracts with public or private entities, provide for annual evaluations of programs carried out pursuant to section...


(a) Demonstration projects In the case of States receiving grants under section 300k of this title, the Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease...


(a) Authorization of appropriations For the purpose of carrying out this subchapter, there are authorized to be appropriated $50,000,000 for fiscal year 1991, such sums as may...


...


...


(a) Covered projects: duration; payment of principal and interest on loans for covered projects: duration; payments for reduction of interest rate (1) The...


...


(a) Loan guarantees; criteria for approval; recovery of payments by United States; modification, etc., of terms and conditions; incontestability (1) The Secretary may...


(a) Authority; objectives; eligible grantees; maximum amounts; authorization of appropriations; availability of unobligated funds (1)(A) The Secretary may make grants...


The Secretary shall by regulation - (1) prescribe the manner in which he shall determine the priority among projects for which assistance is available under part A or...


(a) Submissions No loan, loan guarantee, or grant may be made under part A or B for a medical facilities project unless an application for such project has been submitted to...


(a) Persons liable If any facility with respect to which funds have been paid under this subchapter shall, at any time within 20 years after the completion of construction...


Except as otherwise specifically provided, nothing in this subchapter shall be construed as conferring on any Federal officer or employee, the right to exercise any supervision...


Except as provided in section 300t-12(e) of this title, for purposes of this subchapter - (1) The term ''hospital'' includes general, tuberculosis, and other types of...


(a) Filing of financial statement with appropriate State Agency; form and contents In the case of any facility for which an allotment payment, grant, loan, or loan...


The Secretary shall provide (either through the Department of Health and Human Services or by contract) all necessary technical and other nonfinancial assistance to any public...


The Secretary shall investigate and ascertain, on a periodic basis, with respect to each entity which is receiving financial assistance under this subchapter or which has...


(a) Eligible recipients; purpose of grants The Secretary shall make in each fiscal year a grant to each health system agency - (1) with which there is in effect a...


The Secretary shall, by April 1, 1980, establish a program under which - (1) grants and technical assistance may be provided to hospitals in operation on October 4,...


(a) Terms and conditions; determination of amount; authorized uses (1) A grant to a hospital under the program shall be subject to such terms and conditions as the Secretary may...


(a) ''Excess hospital capacity'' defined; particular activities For the purpose of demonstrating the effectiveness of various means for reducing excesses in resources and...


To make payments under grants under sections 300t-12 and 300t-13 of this title there are authorized to be appropriated $30,000,000 for the fiscal year ending September 30,...


(a) Development, support, and implementation of programs, activities, etc. The Secretary shall - (1) formulate national goals, and a strategy to achieve such ...


(a) The Secretary is authorized to conduct and support by grant or contract (and encourage others to support) research in health information and health promotion, preventive...


(a) Authority of Secretary; particular activities The Secretary is authorized to conduct and support by grant or contract (and encourage others to support) new and innovative ...


The Secretary is authorized to conduct and support by grant or contract (and encourage others to support) such activities as may be required to make information respecting...


(a) The Secretary shall, not later than two years after June 23, 1976, and biannually thereafter, submit to the President for transmittal to Congress a report on the status of...


(a) Establishment; grants; contracts; research and demonstration projects The Secretary shall make grants or enter into contracts with academic health centers for...


(a) In general There is established an Office of Minority Health within the Office of Public Health and Science. There shall be in the Department of Health and Human Services...


(a) In general There is established an Office of Adolescent Health within the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health, which office (FOOTNOTE 1) shall be headed by a...


(a) Biennial report The Secretary shall require the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service to prepare biennial reports on the relationship between nutrition and health....


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the heads of the appropriate agencies of the Public Health Service, shall carry out a national program for the education of...


(a) Establishment; composition; appointment of members; vacancies (1) There is established the President's Commission for the Study of Ethical Problems in Medicine and Biomedical...


(a) Studies and investigations; priority and order; report to President and Congress (1) The Commission shall undertake studies of the ethical and legal implications of - ...


(a) Hearings The Commission may for the purpose of carrying out this subchapter hold such hearings, sit and act at such times and places, take such testimony, and receive...


(a) To carry out this subchapter there are authorized to be appropriated $5,000,000 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1979, $5,000,000 for the fiscal year ending September...


(a) For the purpose of allotments under section 300w-1 of this title, there are authorized to be appropriated $205,000,000 for fiscal year 1993, and such sums as may be necessary...


(a) Availability based upon prior year distributions (1) From the amounts appropriated under section 300w of this title for any fiscal year and available for allotment under this ...


(a)(1) For each fiscal year, the Secretary shall make payments, as provided by section 6503(a) of title 31, to each State from its allotment under section 300w-1 of this title...


(a) Preventive health services, comprehensive public health services, emergency medical services, etc. (1) Except as provided in subsections (b) and (c) of this ...


(a) In general The Secretary may make payments under section 300w-2 of this title to a State for a fiscal year only if - (1) the State submits to the Secretary an...


(a) Annual reports; contents; data collection; copies (1) For purposes of section 300w-4(c)(5)(B)(i) of this title, a State is collecting and reporting data for a fiscal year in ...


(a) Prerequisites (1) The Secretary shall, after adequate notice and an opportunity for a hearing conducted within the affected State, withhold funds from any State which does...


(a) Programs and activities receiving Federal financial assistance (1) For the purpose of applying the prohibitions against discrimination on the basis of age under the...


Whoever - (1) knowingly and willfully makes or causes to be made any false statement or representation of a material fact in connection with the furnishing of items...


(a) Grant authority For activities in addition to the activities which may be carried out by States under section 300w-3(a)(1)(F) (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title, the Secretary...


...


(a) In general For the purpose described in subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary, acting through the Director of the Center for Mental Health Services, shall make...


(a) In general The Secretary may make a grant under section 300x of this title only if - (1) the State involved submits to the Secretary a plan for ...


(a) Allocation for systems of integrated services for children (1) In general With respect to children with a serious emotional disturbance, a funding agreement for a...


(a) In general A funding agreement for a grant under section 300x of this title is that the State involved will establish and maintain a State mental health planning council...


(a) Review of State plan by mental health planning council The Secretary may make a grant under section 300x of this title to a State only if - (1) the plan submitted...


(a) In general A funding agreement for a grant under section 300x of this title is that the State involved will not expend the grant - (1) to provide inpatient services; ...


(a) In general For purposes of section 300x of this title, an application for a grant under such section for a fiscal year in accordance with this section if, subject...


(a) States (1) Determination under formula Subject to subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary shall determine the amount of the allotment required in section 300x of ...


For purposes of this subpart: (1) The terms ''adults with a serious mental illness'' and ''children with a serious emotional disturbance'' have the meanings given...


(a) Authorization of appropriations For the purpose of carrying out this subpart, and subpart III and section 290aa-4 of this title with respect to mental health, there ...


(a) In general For the purpose described in subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary, acting through the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment, shall make an allotment...


(a) Allocation regarding primary prevention programs A funding agreement for a grant under section 300x-21 of this title is that, in expending the grant, the State involved - ...


(a) Capacity of treatment programs (1) Notification of reaching capacity A funding agreement for a grant under section 300x-21 of this title is that the State involved...


(a) Tuberculosis (1) In general A funding agreement for a grant under section 300x-21 of this title is that the State involved will require that any entity ...


(a) State revolving funds for establishment of homes A State, using funds available under section 300x-21 of this title, may establish and maintain the ongoing operation of a ...


(a) Relevant law (1) In general Subject to paragraph (2), for fiscal year 1994 and subsequent fiscal years, the Secretary may make a grant under section 300x-21...


(a) In general A funding agreement for a grant under section 300x-21 of this title is that the State involved - (1) will ensure that each pregnant woman in the State...


(a) Improvement of process for appropriate referrals for treatment With respect to individuals seeking treatment services, a funding agreement for a grant under section 300x-21...


The Secretary may make a grant under section 300x-21 of this title only if the State submits to the Secretary an assessment of the need in the State for authorized activities...


(a) In general With respect to the principal agency of a State for carrying out authorized activities, a funding agreement for a grant under section 300x-21 of this title for...


(a) In general (1) Certain restrictions A funding agreement for a grant under section 300x-21 of this title is that the State involved will not expend the grant - ...


(a) In general For purposes of section 300x-21 of this title, an application for a grant under such section for a fiscal year is in accordance with this section if, subject...


(a) States (1) In general Subject to subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary shall determine the amount of the allotment required in section 300x-21 of...


For purposes of this subpart: (1) The term ''authorized activities'', subject to section 300x-31 of this title, means the activities described in section 300x-21(b)...


(a) Authorization of appropriations For the purpose of carrying out this subpart, subpart III and section 290aa-4 of this title with respect to substance abuse, and ...


A funding agreement for a grant under section 300x or 300x-21 of this title is that the State involved will make the plan required in section 300x-1 of this title, and the...


(a) Report A funding agreement for a grant under section 300x or 300x-21 of this title is that the State involved will submit to the Secretary a report in such form and...


(a) In general A funding agreement for a grant under section 300x or 300x-21 of this title is that the State involved will - (1)(A) for the fiscal year for which the...


(a) In general Amounts described in subsection (b) of this section and available for a fiscal year pursuant to section 300x or 300x-21 of this title, as the case may be, shall...


(a) Suspension or termination of payments Subject to subsection (e) of this section, if the Secretary determines that a State has materially failed to comply with the ...


(a) Establishment (1) Certain false statements and representations A person shall not knowingly and willfully make or cause to be made any false statement or...


(a) In general (1) Rule of construction regarding certain civil rights laws For the purpose of applying the prohibitions against discrimination on the basis of age under...


(a) Technical assistance The Secretary shall, without charge to a State receiving a grant under section 300x or 300x-21 of this title, provide to the State (or to any public...


(a) Development The Secretary in conjunction with States and other interested groups shall develop separate plans for the programs authorized under subparts I and II for...


With respect to States receiving grants under section 300x or 300x-21 of this title, this part may not be construed to authorize the Secretary to delegate to the States the...


In carrying out this part, the Secretary, as appropriate, shall solicit the views of the States and other appropriate entities. ...


Any amounts paid to a State for a fiscal year under section 300x or 300x-21 of this title shall be available for obligation and expenditure until the end of the fiscal year...


(a) In general Of the amount allotted to the State of Hawaii under section 300x of this title, and the amount allotted to such State under section 300x-21 of this title, an...


(a) Definitions for this subpart For purposes of this subpart: (1) The term ''program involved'' means the program of grants established in section 300x or 300x-21 of...


(a) Purposes The purposes of this section are - (1) to prohibit discrimination against nongovernmental organizations and certain individuals on the basis of religion in ...


States may use funds available for treatment under sections 300x and 300x-21 of this title to treat persons with co-occurring substance abuse and mental disorders as long as...


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants to, and enter into contracts or cooperative agreements with States for the purpose of developing and operating mental health...


(a) Requirement regarding Secretary Subject to the following subsections of this section, for the purpose of reducing the incidence of the transmission of HIV disease pursuant...


(a) The Congress finds that - (1) in 1978, an estimated one million one hundred thousand teenagers became pregnant, more than five hundred thousand teenagers carried...


(a) For the purposes of this subchapter, the term - (1) ''Secretary'' means the Secretary of Health and Human Services; (2) ''eligible person'' means - ...


(a) The Secretary may make grants to further the purposes of this subchapter to eligible grant recipients which have submitted an application which the Secretary finds meets...


(a) Covered projects Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, funds provided for demonstration projects for services under this subchapter may be used by...


(a) Priorities In approving applications for grants for demonstration projects for services under this subchapter, the Secretary shall give priority to applicants who - ...


(a) Form, content, and assurances An application for a grant for a demonstration project for services under this subchapter shall be in such form and contain such information...


(a) The Secretary shall coordinate Federal policies and programs providing services relating to the prevention of adolescent sexual relations and initial and recurrent...


(a) Grants and contracts; duration; renewal; amount (1) The Secretary may make grants and enter into contracts with public agencies or private organizations or institutions of...


(a) Of the funds appropriated under this subchapter, the Secretary shall reserve not less than 1 per centum and not more than 3 per centum for the evaluation of activities...


(a) For the purpose of carrying out this subchapter, there are authorized to be appropriated $30,000,000 for the fiscal year ending September 30, 1982, $30,000,000 for the fiscal...


(a) Grants or payments may be made only to programs or projects which do not provide abortions or abortion counseling or referral, or which do not subcontract with or make any...


The Secretary shall establish in the Department of Health and Human Services a National Vaccine Program to achieve optimal prevention of human infectious diseases through...


(a) The Director of the Program shall have the following responsibilities: (1) Vaccine research The Director of the Program shall, through the plan issued ...


The Director of the Program shall prepare and issue a plan for the implementation of the responsibilities of the Director under section 300aa-2 of this title. The plan...


...


(a) There is established the National Vaccine Advisory Committee. The members of the Committee shall be appointed by the Director of the Program, in consultation with the...


(a) To carry out this part other than section 300aa-2(9) of this title there are authorized to be appropriated $4,000,000 for fiscal year 1991, and such sums as may be necessary...


(a) Program established There is established the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program to be administered by the Secretary under which compensation may be paid for...


(a) General rule (1) A proceeding for compensation under the Program for a vaccine-related injury or death shall be initiated by service upon the Secretary and the filing of...


(a) General rule The United States Court of Federal Claims and the United States Court of Federal Claims special masters shall, in accordance with this section, have...


(a) General rule (1) Compensation shall be awarded under the Program to a petitioner if the special master or court finds on the record as a whole - (A) that...


(a) Initial table The following is a table of vaccines, the injuries, disabilities, illnesses, conditions, and deaths resulting from the administration of such vaccines, and...


(a) General rule Compensation awarded under the Program to a petitioner under section 300aa-11 of this title for a vaccine-related injury or death associated with...


(a) General rule In the case of - (1) a vaccine set forth in the Vaccine Injury Table which is administered before October 1, 1988, if a vaccine-related injury ...


(a) General rule Upon payment of compensation to any petitioner under the Program, the trust fund which has been established to provide such compensation shall be...


...


(a) Establishment There is established the Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines. The Commission shall be composed of: (1) Nine members appointed by the Secretary...


(a) Election After judgment has been entered by the United States Court of Federal Claims or, if an appeal is taken under section 300aa-12(f) of this title, after the...


(a) General rule Except as provided in subsections (b), (c), and (e) of this section State law shall apply to a civil action brought for damages for a vaccine-related injury...


(a) General rule A civil action against a vaccine manufacturer for damages for a vaccine-related injury or death associated with the administration of a vaccine after October...


(a) General rule Each health care provider who administers a vaccine set forth in the Vaccine Injury Table to any person shall record, or ensure that there is recorded, in...


(a) General rule Not later than 1 year after December 22, 1987, the Secretary shall develop and disseminate vaccine information materials for distribution by health care...


(a) General rule In the administration of this part and other pertinent laws under the jurisdiction of the Secretary, the Secretary shall - (1) promote the development...


(a) General rule Each vaccine manufacturer of a vaccine set forth in the Vaccine Injury Table or any other vaccine the administration of which is mandated by the law...


(a) General rule Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, any person may commence in a district court of the United States a civil action on such person's own...


A petition for review of a regulation under this part may be filed in a court of appeals of the United States within 60 days from the date of the promulgation of the regulation...


For purposes of this part: (1) The term ''health care provider'' means any licensed health care professional, organization, or institution, whether public or...


(a) Reviews The Secretary shall review the number of awards of compensation made under the program to petitioners under section 300aa-11 of this title for vaccine-related...


(a) In general In accordance with regulations which the Secretary shall prescribe, each group health plan that is maintained by any State that receives funds under this...


For purposes of section 300bb-1 of this title, the term ''continuation coverage'' means coverage under the plan which meets the following requirements: (1) Type of...


For purposes of this subchapter, the term ''qualifying event'' means, with respect to any covered employee, any of the following events which, but for the continuation...


For purposes of this subchapter - (1) In general The term ''applicable premium'' means, with respect to any period of continuation coverage of qualified...


For purposes of this subchapter - (1) Election period The term ''election period'' means the period which - (A) begins not later than the date on which coverage ...


In accordance with regulations prescribed by the Secretary - (1) the group health plan shall provide, at the time of commencement of coverage under the plan, written notice...


Any individual who is aggrieved by the failure of a State, political subdivision, or agency or instrumentality thereof, to comply with the requirements of this subchapter may bring...


For purposes of this subchapter - (1) Group health plan The term ''group health plan'' has the meaning given such term in 5000(b) (FOOTNOTE 1) of title 26. Such term...


(a) In general Not later than December 1 of each fiscal year, the Secretary shall prepare and submit to the Congress a report on the expenditures by the Secretary of...


(a) In general The Secretary shall expedite the award of grants, contracts, and cooperative agreements for research projects relating to acquired immune deficiency...


(a) In general The Director of the Office of Personnel Management or the Administrator of General Services, as the case may be, shall respond to any priority request made by...


(a) In general After consultation with the Commissioner of Food and Drugs, the Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Cancer Institute and the Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, shall...


(a) Encouragement of applications with respect to clinical trials (1) If, in the determination of the Secretary, there is preliminary evidence that a new drug has effectiveness...


(a) In general After consultation with the Commissioner of Food and Drugs, the Director of the National Institutes of Health, acting through the Director of the National...


(a) Establishment of program (1) After consultation with the AIDS Research Advisory Committee established pursuant to section 300cc-3 of this title, the Secretary shall...


(a) Grants and contracts for research (1) Under section 242l of this title, the Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Institutes of Health - (A) shall,...


(a) In general (1) The Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, may make grants to, and enter into contracts...


(a) Establishment of program The Secretary shall establish, maintain, and operate a program with respect to information on research, treatment, and prevention activities...


(a) In general (1) The Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Institutes of Health and after consultation with the Director of the Agency for Healthcare...


After consultation with the Director of the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute and the Commissioner of Food and Drugs, the Secretary shall establish a program of research...


(a) Data collection with respect to national prevalence (1) The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, may, through representative ...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall establish fellowship and training programs to be conducted...


(a) In general There is established within the National Institutes of Health an office to be known as the Office of AIDS Research. The Office shall be headed by a director,...


(a) Advisory Council (1) In general The Secretary shall establish an advisory council for the purpose of providing advice to the Director of the Office on carrying...


(a) In general Subject to the provisions of this section and other applicable law, the Director of the Office, in carrying out section 300cc-40 of this title, shall - ...


(a) In general In carrying out AIDS research, the Director of the Office - (1) shall develop and expand clinical trials of treatments and therapies for infection with...


(a) In general (1) Establishment There is established a fund consisting of such amounts as may be appropriated under subsection (g) of this section. Subject to ...


(a) Administrative support for Office The Secretary, acting through the Director of the National Institutes of Health, shall provide administrative support and support services...


For purposes of this subchapter: (1) The term ''infection'', with respect to the etiologic agent for acquired immune deficiency syndrome, includes opportunistic ...


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(a) Definitions As used in this section: (1) The term ''individuals infected with the etiologic agent for acquired immune deficiency syndrome'' means individuals who ...


The Secretary may make grants to the States for the purpose of providing opportunities for individuals - (1) to undergo counseling and testing with respect to the ...


(a) Counseling before testing The Secretary may not make a grant under section 300dd-31 of this title to a State unless the State agrees that, before testing an ...


For the purpose of grants under section 300dd-31 of this title, there are authorized to be appropriated $100,000,000 for each of the fiscal years 1989 and 1990. ...


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(a) In general The purpose of this subchapter is to provide for the establishment of education and information programs to prevent and reduce exposure to, and the transmission...


The Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall establish an office for the purpose of ensuring...


(a) Development and dissemination of guidelines Not later than 90 days after November 4, 1988, the Secretary of Health and Human Services (hereafter in this section referred to as ...


(a) In general The Secretary of Health and Human Services (hereafter in this section referred to as the ''Secretary'') may make grants to nonprofit organizations composed of,...


The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall provide technical assistance to public and nonprofit private entities carrying out programs, projects, and activities relating to ...


None of the funds provided under this Act or an amendment made by this Act shall be used to provide individuals with hypodermic needles or syringes so that such individuals may...


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(a) Allotments for States For the purpose described in subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary shall for each of the fiscal years 1989 through 1991 make an allotment...


A State may expend payments received under section 300ee-11(a) of this title - (1) to develop, establish, and conduct public information activities relating to...


(a) In general The Secretary may not make payments under section 300ee-11(a) of this title for a fiscal year unless - (1) the State involved submits to the Secretary...


(a) In general The Secretary may not make payments under section 300ee-11(a) of this title for a fiscal year unless the State involved agrees that the payments will not...


(a) Reports The Secretary may not make payments under section 300ee-11(a) of this title for a fiscal year unless the State involved agrees to prepare and submit to the...


(a) In general The Secretary may not, except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, make payments under section 300ee-11(a) of this title for a fiscal year unless...


(a) Minimum allotment Subject to the extent of amounts made available in appropriation Acts, the allotment for a State under section 300ee-11(a) of this title for a fiscal...


(a) Repayment of payments (1) The Secretary may, subject to subsection (c) of this section, require a State to repay any payments received by the State under section...


(a) In general (1) A person may not knowingly make or cause to be made any false statement or representation of a material fact in connection with the furnishing of items...


(a) Technical assistance The Secretary may provide training and technical assistance to States with respect to the planning, development, and operation of any program or...


The Secretary shall, directly or through grants or contracts, evaluate the services provided and activities carried out with payments to States under this part. ...


The Secretary shall annually prepare a report on the activities of the States carried out pursuant to this part. Such report may include any recommendations of the Secretary...


For purposes of this part, the term ''infection with the etiologic agent for acquired immune deficiency syndrome'' includes any condition arising from such etiologic agent. ...


(a) Authorization of appropriations For the purpose of making allotments under section 300ee-11(a) of this title, there are authorized to be appropriated $165,000,000 for...


(a) Comprehensive information plan The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, shall annually prepare a comprehensive...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, may make grants to public entities, and to nonprofit private...


(a) In general The Secretary may make grants to public entities, to migrant health centers (as defined in section 254b(a) (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title), to community health...


(a) In general For the purpose of carrying out sections 300ee-31 through 300ee-33 of this title, there are authorized to be appropriated $105,000,000 for fiscal year 1989 and...


It is the purpose of this Act to provide emergency assistance to localities that are disproportionately affected by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus epidemic and to make...


None of the funds made available under this Act, or an amendment made by this Act, shall be used to provide individuals with hypodermic needles or syringes so that such...


(a) Eligible areas The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration, shall, subject to subsections (b) through (d) of...


(a) Administration (1) In general Assistance made available under grants awarded under this part shall be directed to the chief elected official of the city or ...


(a) Grants based on relative need of area (1) In general In carrying out section 300ff-11(a) of this title, the Secretary shall make a grant for each eligible area for...


(a) Requirements The Secretary may not make a grant under section 300ff-11(a) of this title to the chief elected official of an eligible area unless such political...


(a) In general To be eligible to receive a grant under section 300ff-11 of this title, an eligible area shall prepare and submit to the Secretary an application, in...


The Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration shall, beginning on August 18, 1990, provide technical assistance, including assistance from other grantees, ...


For purposes of this part: (1) Eligible area The term ''eligible area'' means a metropolitan area meeting the requirements of section 300ff-11 of this title that are ...


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(a) In general The Secretary shall, subject to the availability of appropriations, make grants to States to enable such States to improve the quality, availability...


(a) In general A State may use amounts provided under grants made under this part - (1) to provide the services described in section 300ff-14(b)(1) of this title...


(a) Consortia A State may use amounts provided under a grant awarded under this part to provide assistance under section 300ff-22(a)(1) (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title to an...


(a) Uses A State may use amounts provided under a grant awarded under this part to make grants under section 300ff-22(a)(2) (FOOTNOTE 1) of this title to entities to - ...


(a) In general A State may use amounts received under a grant awarded under this part to establish a program of financial assistance under section 300ff-22(a)(3) (FOOTNOTE 1)...


(a) In general A State shall use a portion of the amounts provided under a grant awarded under this part to establish a program under section 300ff-22(a)(5) of this title...


(a) In general The Secretary shall not make a grant to a State under this part for a fiscal year unless the State prepares and submits, to the Secretary, an application at...


(a) In general The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall not make a grant under part B of title XXVI of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 300ff-21 et seq.) to...


(a) Amount of grant to State (1) Minimum allotment Subject to the extent of amounts made available under section 300ff-77 of this title, the amount of a grant to be...


The Secretary shall provide technical assistance in administering and coordinating the activities authorized under section 300ff-22 of this title, including technical assistance...


(a) In general The Secretary shall award supplemental grants to States determined to be eligible under subsection (b) of this section to enable such States to...


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(a) Requirement Notwithstanding any other provision of law, a State shall, not later than 120 days after May 20, 1996, certify to the Secretary that such State has in...


(a) Annual determination of reported cases A State shall annually determine the rate of reported cases of AIDS as a result of perinatal transmission among residents of the ...


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Nothing in this subpart shall be construed to disqualify a State from receiving grants under this subchapter if such State has established at any time prior to or after May 20,...


(a) Study by Institute of Medicine (1) In general The Secretary shall request the Institute of Medicine to enter into an agreement with the Secretary under which...


(a) In general In the case of States whose laws or regulations are in accordance with subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary, subject to subsection (c)(2) of this...


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(a) In general For the purposes described in subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services...


(a) In general The entities referred to in section 300ff-51(a) of this title are public entities and nonprofit private entities that are - (1) migrant health centers...


(a) In general In making grants under section 300ff-51 of this title, the Secretary shall give preference to any qualified applicant experiencing an increase in the burden...


(a) Services for individuals with hemophilia In making grants under section 300ff-51 of this title, the Secretary shall ensure that any such grants made regarding the provision...


For the purpose of making grants under section 300ff-51 of this title, there are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years 2001...


(a) Confidentiality The Secretary may not make a grant under this part unless, in the case of any entity applying for a grant under section 300ff-51 of this title, the...


(a) Counseling before testing The Secretary may not make a grant under this part unless the applicant for the grant agrees that, before testing an individual for HIV disease,...


The Secretary may not make a grant under this part unless the applicant for the grant agrees that, with respect to testing for HIV disease, any such testing carried out by...


(a) Reports to Secretary The Secretary may not make a grant under this part unless - (1) the applicant submits to the Secretary - (A) a specification of the...


The Secretary may not make a grant under this part unless - (1) an application for the grant is submitted to the Secretary containing agreements and assurances in...


(a) In general Upon the request of a grantee under this part, the Secretary may, subject to subsection (b) of this section, provide supplies, equipment, and services for...


Counseling programs carried out under this part - (1) shall not be designed to promote or encourage, directly, intravenous drug abuse or sexual activity, homosexual or ...


(a) In general The Secretary, acting through the Administrator of the Health Resources and Services Administration and in consultation with the Director of the National...


(a) Informational and training programs The Secretary shall - (1) develop and make available to technical and supervisory personnel employed at blood banks and...


(a) Establishment The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, shall establish a program to enable independent research to...


(a) Evaluations The Secretary shall, directly or through grants and contracts, evaluate programs carried out under this subchapter. (b) Report to Congress The...


(a) Requirement The Secretary shall ensure that the Health Resources and Services Administration, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Substance Abuse and...


For fiscal year 2002 and subsequent fiscal years, the Secretary may reduce the amounts of grants under this subchapter to a State or political subdivision of a State for a fiscal...


(a) Coordinated disbursement After consultation with the States, with eligible areas under part A of this subchapter, and with entities that receive amounts from grants under...


For purposes of this subchapter: (1) Counseling The term ''counseling'' means such counseling provided by an individual trained to provide such counseling. ...


(a) Part A For the purpose of carrying out part A of this subchapter, there are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary for each of the fiscal years...


None of the funds authorized under this subchapter shall be used to fund AIDS programs, or to develop materials, designed to promote or encourage, directly, intravenous drug use...


(a) In general With respect to the recommendations contained in the guidelines and the model curriculum developed under section 300ee-2 of this title, the Secretary shall...


(a) In general Not later than 180 days after August 18, 1990, the Secretary shall complete the development of - (1) a list of potentially life-threatening infectious...


(a) Routine notification of designated officer (1) Determination by treating facility If a victim of an emergency is transported by emergency response employees to a...


(a) Initiation of process by employee If an emergency response employee believes that the employee may have been exposed to an infectious disease by a victim of an emergency...


(a) Contents of notification to officer In making a notification required under section 300ff-82 of this title or section 300ff-83(d)(2) of this title, a medical facility ...


(a) In general After receiving a notification for purposes of section 300ff-82 or 300ff-83(d)(2) of this title, a designated officer of emergency response employees shall, to...


(a) In general For the purposes of receiving notifications and responses and making requests under this subpart on behalf of emergency response employees, the public...


The duties established in this subpart for a medical facility - (1) shall apply only to medical information possessed by the facility during the period in which the facility...


(a) Liability of medical facilities and designated officers This subpart may not be construed to authorize any cause of action for damages or any civil penalty against any medical ...


(a) In general The Secretary may, in any court of competent jurisdiction, commence a civil action for the purpose of obtaining temporary or permanent injunctive relief...


This subpart shall not apply in a State if the chief executive officer of the State certifies to the Secretary that the law of the State is in substantial compliance with...


(a) In general Of the amount appropriated under each of parts A, B, C, and D of this subchapter for each fiscal year, the Secretary shall use the greater of $20,000,000 or...


(a) Schools; centers (1) In general The Secretary may make grants and enter into contracts to assist public and nonprofit private entities and schools and ...


(a) Limitation on preexisting condition exclusion period; crediting for periods of previous coverage Subject to subsection (d) of this section, a group health plan, and...


(a) In eligibility to enroll (1) In general Subject to paragraph (2), a group health plan, and a health insurance issuer offering group health insurance coverage in ...


(a) Requirements for minimum hospital stay following birth (1) In general A group health plan, and a health insurance issuer offering group health insurance coverage,...


(a) In general (1) Aggregate lifetime limits In the case of a group health plan (or health insurance coverage offered in connection with such a plan) that provides ...


The provisions of section 1185b of title 29 shall apply to group health plans, and health insurance issuers providing health insurance coverage in connection with group health...


(a) Issuance of coverage in small group market (1) In general Subject to subsections (c) through (f) of this section, each health insurance issuer that offers...


(a) In general Except as provided in this section, if a health insurance issuer offers health insurance coverage in the small or large group market in connection with a...


(a) Disclosure of information by health plan issuers In connection with the offering of any health insurance coverage to a small employer, a health insurance issuer - ...


(a) Exception for certain small group health plans The requirements of subparts 1 and 3 shall not apply to any group health plan (and health insurance coverage offered in connection ...


(a) State enforcement (1) State authority Subject to section 300gg-23 of this title, each State may require that health insurance issuers that issue, sell, renew, or ...


(a) Continued applicability of State law with respect to health insurance issuers (1) In general Subject to paragraph (2) and except as provided in subsection (b)...


(a) Guaranteed availability (1) In general Subject to the succeeding subsections of this section and section 300gg-44 of this title, each health insurance issuer that ...


(a) In general Except as provided in this section, a health insurance issuer that provides individual health insurance coverage to an individual shall renew or continue in...


The provisions of section 300gg(e) of this title shall apply to health insurance coverage offered by a health insurance issuer in the individual market in the same manner as...


(a) Waiver of requirements where implementation of acceptable alternative mechanism (1) In general The requirements of section 300gg-41 of this title shall not ...


(a) In general The provisions of section 300gg-4 of this title (other than subsections (d) and (f)) shall apply to health insurance coverage offered by a health insurance...


The provisions of section 300gg-6 of this title shall apply to health insurance coverage offered by a health insurance issuer in the individual market in the same manner as they...


(a) State enforcement (1) State authority Subject to section 300gg-62 of this title, each State may require that health insurance issuers that issue, sell, renew, or ...


(a) In general Subject to subsection (b) of this section, nothing in this part (or part C of this subchapter insofar as it applies to this part) shall be construed to prevent...


(a) Exception for certain benefits The requirements of this part shall not apply to any health insurance coverage in relation to its provision of excepted benefits described...


(a) Group health plan (1) Definition The term ''group health plan'' means an employee welfare benefit plan (as defined in section 3(1) of the Employee ...


The Secretary, consistent with section 104 of the Health Care Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, may promulgate such regulations as may be necessary or appropriate to...


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For the purpose of enabling each State, as far as practicable under the conditions in such State, to furnish financial assistance to aged needy individuals, there is hereby...


(a) Contents A State plan for old-age assistance must - (1) except to the extent permitted by the Secretary with respect to services, provide that it shall be in effect...


(a) Computation of amounts From the sums appropriated therefor, the Secretary of the Treasury shall pay to each State which has a plan approved under this subchapter, for...


In the case of any State plan which has been approved under this subchapter by the Secretary, if the Secretary, after reasonable notice and opportunity for hearing to the...


...


(a) For the purposes of this subchapter, the term ''old-age assistance'' means money payments to, or (if provided in or after the third month before the month in which the...


(a) Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund There is hereby created on the books of the Treasury of the United States a trust fund to be known as the ''Federal Old-Age...


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(a) Old-age insurance benefits Every individual who - (1) is a fully insured individual (as defined in section 414(a) of this title), (2) has attained age 62, and ...


(a) Maximum benefits (1) In the case of an individual whose primary insurance amount has been computed or recomputed under section 415(a)(1) or (4) of this title, or...


(a) Procedure for adjustment or recovery (1) Whenever the Commissioner of Social Security finds that more or less than the correct amount of payment has been made to any ...


(a) Rules and regulations; procedures The Commissioner of Social Security shall have full power and authority to make rules and regulations and to establish procedures,...


Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no regulation and no modification of any regulation, promulgated by the Secretary of Health and Human Services, after January 2,...


(a) Recognition of representatives; fees for representation before Commissioner (1) The Commissioner of Social Security may prescribe rules and regulations...


(a) In general The right of any person to any future payment under this subchapter shall not be transferable or assignable, at law or in equity, and none of the moneys paid...


(a) In general Whoever - (1) for the purpose of causing an increase in any payment authorized to be made under this subchapter, or for the purpose of causing...


(a) In general For the purposes of this subchapter, the term ''wages'' means remuneration paid prior to 1951 which was wages for the purposes of this subchapter under the...


For the purposes of this subchapter - (a) Employment The term ''employment'' means any service performed after 1936 and prior to 1951 which was employment for the purposes...


...


For the purposes of this subchapter - (a) Net earnings from self-employment The term ''net earnings from self-employment'' means the gross income, as computed under subtitle...


(a) For the purposes of determining average monthly wage and quarters of coverage the amount of self-employment income derived during any taxable year which begins before 1978...


(a) Definitions For the purposes of this subchapter - (1) The term ''quarter'', and the term ''calendar quarter'', mean a period of three calendar months ending on March...


For the purposes of this subchapter - (a) ''Fully insured individual'' defined The term ''fully insured individual'' means any individual who had not less than - (1)...


For the purposes of this subchapter - (a) Primary insurance amount (1)(A) The primary insurance amount of an individual shall (except as otherwise provided in this section)...


For the purposes of this subchapter - (a) Spouse; surviving spouse (1) The term ''spouse'' means a wife as defined in subsection (b) of this section or a husband as defined...


(a) Determination of benefits (1) For purposes of determining entitlement to and the amount of any monthly benefit for any month after August 1950, or entitlement to and...


(a) Purpose of agreement (1) The Commissioner of Social Security shall, at the request of any State, enter into an agreement with such State for the purpose of extending...


...


None of the provisions of this subchapter relating to periods of disability shall apply in any case in which their application would result in the denial of monthly benefits or...


(a) State agencies (1) In the case of any individual, the determination of whether or not he is under a disability (as defined in section 416(i) or 423(d) of this title) and...


(a), (b) Repealed. Pub. L. 106-170, title I, Sec. 101(b)(1)(B), (C), Dec. 17, 1999, 113 Stat. 1873 (c) ''Period of trial work'' defined (1) The term ''period of trial...


(a) Disability insurance benefits (1) Every individual who - (A) is insured for disability insurance benefits (as determined under subsection (c)(1) of this section), ...


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(a) Conditions for reduction; computation If for any month prior to the month in which an individual attains the age of 65 - (1) such individual is entitled to benefits...


(a) Suspension of benefits If the Commissioner of Social Security, on the basis of information obtained by or submitted to the Commissioner, believes that an individual...


(a) Individuals over 65 years Every individual who - (1) has attained age 65, and (2)(A) is entitled to monthly insurance benefits under section 402 of this...


(a) Entitlement to benefits Notwithstanding any provision to the contrary in section 426 of this title or subchapter XVIII of this chapter, every individual who - ...


(a) Entitlement to benefits Anyone who - (1) has attained the age of 65, (2)(A) attained such age before 1968, or (B) has not less than 3 quarters of coverage...


(a) Determination of entitlement to benefits under section 402(a) to (c) of this title In the case of any individual who attains the age of 72 before 1969 but who does...


(a) Eligibility Every individual who - (1) has attained the age of 72, (2)(A) attained such age before 1968, or (B)(i) attained such age after 1967 and before...


(a) For purposes of determining entitlement to and the amount of any monthly benefit for any month after December 1972, or entitlement to and the amount of any lump-sum death...


(a) Determination and publication by Commissioner in Federal Register subsequent to cost-of-living benefit increase; effective date Whenever the Commissioner of...


(a) ''Internee'' defined For the purposes of this section the term ''internee'' means an individual who was interned during any period of time from December 7, 1941,...


The Secretary of the Treasury shall make available information returns filed pursuant to part III of subchapter A of chapter 61 of subtitle F of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986,...


(a) Purpose of agreement The President is authorized (subject to the succeeding provisions of this section) to enter into agreements establishing totalization arrangements...


(a) Authority (1) In general The Commissioner of Social Security (in this section referred to as the ''Commissioner'') shall develop and carry out experiments...


The amounts made available pursuant to section 1101(c)(1)(A) of this title for the purpose of assisting the States in the administration of their unemployment compensation laws...


(a) Certification of amounts The Secretary of Labor shall from time to time certify to the Secretary of the Treasury for payment to each State which has an ...


(a) Provisions required The Secretary of Labor shall make no certification for payment to any State unless he finds that the law of such State, approved by the Secretary of...


(a) Finding by Secretary of Labor; petition for review; filing of record Whenever the Secretary of Labor - (1) finds that a State law does not include any provision ...


(a) In general The purpose of this part is to increase the flexibility of States in operating a program designed to - (1) provide assistance to needy families so that...


(a) In general As used in this part, the term ''eligible State'' means, with respect to a fiscal year, a State that, during the 27-month period ending with the close of the...


(a) Grants (1) Family assistance grant (A) In general Each eligible State shall be entitled to receive from the Secretary, for each of fiscal years 1996,...


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(a) General rules Subject to this part, a State to which a grant is made under section 603 of this title may use the grant - (1) in any manner that is reasonably calculated...


(a) In general (1) State options A State may - (A) administer and provide services under the programs described in subparagraphs (A) and (B)(i) of paragraph...


(a) Quarterly The Secretary shall pay each grant payable to a State under section 603 of this title in quarterly installments, subject to this section. (b) Notification ...


(a) Loan authority (1) In general The Secretary shall make loans to any loan-eligible State, for a period to maturity of not more than 3 years. (2)...


(a) Participation rate requirements (1) All families A State to which a grant is made under section 603 of this title for a fiscal year shall achieve the...


(a) In general (1) No assistance for families without a minor child A State to which a grant is made under section 603 of this title shall not use any part of the grant...


(a) In general If an individual's benefits under a Federal, State, or local law relating to a means-tested welfare or a public assistance program are reduced because of an act...


(a) In general Subject to this section: (1) Use of grant in violation of this part (A) General penalty If an audit conducted under chapter 75 of title 31...


(a) In general Within 5 days after the date the Secretary takes any adverse action under this part with respect to a State, the Secretary shall notify the chief executive...


(a) Quarterly reports by States (1) General reporting requirement (A) Contents of report Each eligible State shall collect on a monthly basis, and report to...


Each State to which a grant is made under section 603 of this title shall, at least 4 times annually and upon request of the Immigration and Naturalization Service, furnish...


(a) Grants for Indian tribes (1) Tribal family assistance grant (A) In general For each of fiscal years 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, and 2002, the...


(a) Research The Secretary, directly or through grants, contracts, or interagency agreements, shall conduct research on the benefits, effects, and costs of operating...


(a) In general The Bureau of the Census shall continue to collect data on the 1992 and 1993 panels of the Survey of Income and Program Participation as necessary to obtain...


(a) Continuation of waivers (1) Waivers in effect on August 22, 1996 (A) In general Except as provided in subparagraph (B), if any waiver granted to a...


The programs under this part and part D of this subchapter shall be administered by an Assistant Secretary for Family Support within the Department of Health and Human Services,...


No officer or employee of the Federal Government may regulate the conduct of States under this part or enforce any provision of this part, except to the extent expressly provided...


(a) General child care entitlement (1) General entitlement Subject to the amount appropriated under paragraph (3), each State shall, for the purpose of providing child...


As used in this part: (1) Adult The term ''adult'' means an individual who is not a minor child. (2) Minor child The term ''minor child'' means an...


(a) For the purpose of enabling the United States, through the Secretary, to cooperate with State public welfare agencies in establishing, extending, and strengthening child...


(a) Allotment formula The sum appropriated pursuant to section 620 of this title for each fiscal year shall be allotted by the Secretary for use by cooperating State...


(a) Joint development In order to be eligible for payment under this subpart, a State must have a plan for child welfare services which has been developed jointly by the...


(a) Payment schedule From the sums appropriated therefor and the allotment under this subpart, subject to the conditions set forth in this section, the Secretary shall from...


(a) In general Subject to subsection (b) of this section, the amount of any allotment to a State under section 621 of this title for any fiscal year which the State certifies...


(a)(1) For purposes of this subchapter, the term ''child welfare services'' means public social services which are directed toward the accomplishment of the following purposes:...


(a) Authorization of appropriations There are hereby authorized to be appropriated for each fiscal year such sums as the Congress may determine - (1) for grants by...


...


(a) Amounts The Secretary may, in appropriate cases (as determined by the Secretary) make payments under this subpart directly to an Indian tribal organization within any...


The Secretary may approve an application for a grant to a public or nonprofit institution for higher learning to provide traineeships with stipends under section 626(a)(1)(C) of...


(a) In general The Secretary shall conduct (directly, or by grant, contract, or interagency agreement) a national study based on random samples of children who are at risk...


(a) Purposes; limitations on authorization of appropriations For the purpose of encouraging and enabling each State to develop and establish, or expand, and to operate a program...


(a) In general As used in this subpart: (1) Family preservation services The term ''family preservation services'' means services for children and families designed...


(a) Plan requirements A State plan meets the requirements of this subsection if the plan - (1) provides that the State agency shall administer, or supervise...


(a) Indian tribes From the amount reserved pursuant to section 629(d)(3) of this title for any fiscal year, the Secretary shall allot to each Indian tribe with a plan...


(a) Entitlement (1) General rule Except as provided in paragraph (2) of this subsection, each State which has a plan approved under this subpart shall be entitled...


(a) Evaluations (1) In general The Secretary shall evaluate the effectiveness of the programs carried out pursuant to this subpart in accomplishing the purposes...


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For the purpose of enforcing the support obligations owed by noncustodial parents to their children and the spouse (or former spouse) with whom such children are living,...


(a) Establishment of separate organizational unit; duties The Secretary shall establish, within the Department of Health and Human Services a separate organizational unit, under the ...


(a) Establishment; purpose (1) The Secretary shall establish and conduct a Federal Parent Locator Service, under the direction of the designee of the Secretary referred to...


(a) Establishment (1) In general (A) Requirement for States that have no directory Except as provided in subparagraph (B), not later than October 1, 1997,...


A State plan for child and spousal support must - (1) provide that it shall be in effect in all political subdivisions of the State; (2) provide for...


(a) In general In order for a State to meet the requirements of this section, the State agency administering the State program under this part shall have in operation a...


(a) State disbursement unit (1) In general In order for a State to meet the requirements of this section, the State agency must establish and operate a unit (which shall ...


(a) Amounts payable each quarter (1) From the sums appropriated therefor, the Secretary shall pay to each State for each quarter an amount - (A) equal to the percent...


For purposes of section 655 of this title, expenses incurred to reimburse State employment offices for furnishing information requested of such offices - (1) pursuant...


(a) Collection processes (1) The support rights assigned to the State pursuant to section 608(a)(3) of this title or secured on behalf of a child receiving foster care...


(a) In general Subject to subsections (e) and (f) of this section, an amount collected on behalf of a family as support by a State pursuant to a plan approved under this...


(a) Purpose; requirement; quarterly payments In order to encourage and reward State child support enforcement programs which perform in a cost-effective and efficient manner to ...


(a) In general In addition to any other payment under this part, the Secretary shall, subject to subsection (f) of this section, make an incentive payment to each State for...


(a) Consent to support enforcement Notwithstanding any other provision of law (including section 407 of this title and section 5301 of title 38), effective January 1, 1975,...


(a) Authority for declarations (1) Declaration The Secretary of State, with the concurrence of the Secretary of Health and Human Services, is authorized to declare any ...


The district courts of the United States shall have jurisdiction, without regard to any amount in controversy, to hear and determine any civil action certified by the Secretary...


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(a) Agreements with States for use of Federal Parent Locator Service The Secretary shall enter into an agreement with every State under which the services of the...


(a) Procedures applicable; distribution (1) Upon receiving notice from a State agency administering a plan approved under this part that a named individual owes past-due ...


(a) Mandatory allotment; notice upon failure to make; amount of allotment; adjustment or discontinuance; consultation (1) In any case in which child support payments or child...


(a) Types of procedures required In order to satisfy section 654(20)(A) of this title, each State must have in effect laws requiring the use of the following ...


(a) Establishment of guidelines; method Each State, as a condition for having its State plan approved under this part, must establish guidelines for child support award ...


In the administration of the child support enforcement program under this part, each State is encouraged to establish and implement a civil procedure for establishing paternity...


(a) In general With respect to each type of service described in subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary shall collect and maintain up-to-date statistics, by State, and on...


(a) In general Notwithstanding any other provision of Federal or State law, a financial institution shall not be liable under any Federal or State law to any person for...


(a) In general The Administration for Children and Families shall make grants under this section to enable States to establish and administer programs to support and...


For the purpose of enabling each State to provide, in appropriate cases, foster care and transitional independent living programs for children who otherwise would have been...


(a) Requisite features of State plan In order for a State to be eligible for payments under this part, it shall have a plan approved by the Secretary which - (1) provides...


(a) Qualifying children Each State with a plan approved under this part shall make foster care maintenance payments (as defined in section 675(4) of this title) under this...


(a) Agreements with adoptive parents of children with special needs; State payments; qualifying children; amount of payments; changes in circumstances; placement period prior...


The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall take all possible steps to encourage and assist the various States to enter into interstate compacts (which are hereby approved...


(a) Grant authority Subject to the availability of such amounts as may be provided in advance in appropriations Acts for this purpose, the Secretary shall make a grant to...


(a) Amounts For each quarter beginning after September 30, 1980, each State which has a plan approved under this part shall be entitled to a payment equal to the sum of - ...


As used in this part or part B of this subchapter: (1) The term ''case plan'' means a written document which includes at least the following: (A) A description of...


(a) Technical assistance to States The Secretary may provide technical assistance to the States to assist them to develop the programs authorized under this part and ...


(a) Purpose The purpose of this section is to provide States with flexible funding that will enable programs to be designed and conducted - (1) to identify children who...


Nothing in this part shall be construed as precluding State courts from exercising their discretion to protect the health and safety of children in individual cases, including...


(a) Advisory Committee on Adoption and Foster Care Information (1) Not later than 90 days after October 21, 1986, the Secretary shall establish an Advisory Committee on Adoption...


The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall establish, either directly or by grant or contract, a National Adoption Information Clearinghouse. The Clearinghouse shall - ...


The Secretary, in consultation with Governors, State legislatures, State and local public officials responsible for administering child welfare programs, and child welfare...


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(a) To improve the health of all mothers and children consistent with the applicable health status goals and national health objectives established by the Secretary under the...


(a) Special projects (1) Of the amounts appropriated under section 701(a) of this title for a fiscal year that are not in excess of $600,000,000, the Secretary shall retain...


(a) Statutory provisions applicable From the sums appropriated therefor and the allotments available under section 702(c) of this title, the Secretary shall make payments...


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(a) Covered services Except as otherwise provided under this section, a State may use amounts paid to it under section 703 of this title for the provision of health services...


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No allotment for this or any succeeding fiscal year under this subchapter shall be available after the close of such fiscal year except as may be necessary to liquidate...


(a) In order to be entitled to payments for allotments under section 702 of this title for a fiscal year, a State must prepare and transmit to the Secretary an application (in...


(a) Annual reporting requirements; form, etc. (1) Each State shall prepare and submit to the Secretary annual reports on its activities under this subchapter. Each such report ...


(a) Whoever - (1) knowingly and willfully makes or causes to be made any false statement or representation of a material fact in connection with the furnishing of items...


(a) Federally funded activities (1) For the purpose of applying the prohibitions against discrimination on the basis of age under the Age Discrimination Act of 1975 (42...


(a) The Secretary shall designate an identifiable administrative unit with expertise in maternal and child health within the Department of Health and Human Services, which unit...


(a) In general For the purpose described in subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary shall, for fiscal year 1998 and each subsequent fiscal year, allot to each State...


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(a) There is hereby established, as an independent agency in the executive branch of the Government, a Social Security Administration (in this subchapter referred to as the ...


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(a) Commissioner of Social Security (1) There shall be in the Administration a Commissioner of Social Security (in this subchapter referred to as the ''Commissioner'') who...


(a) Establishment of Board There shall be established a Social Security Advisory Board (in this section referred to as the ''Board''). (b) Functions of Board On and...


(a) Personnel (1) The Commissioner shall appoint such additional officers and employees as the Commissioner considers necessary to carry out the functions of the...


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(a) Authorization of appropriations In order to assist in increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of administration of public assistance programs by increasing the number...


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(a) Establishment; membership; Chairman and Vice Chairman; quorum; terms of office; vacancies; per diem and expense reimbursement; meetings (1) There is established...


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(a) Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays If the day regularly designated for the delivery of benefit checks under subchapter II, VIII, or XVI of this chapter falls on a ...


(a) Terms and conditions of recommendations If the Board of Trustees of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund,...


(a) The receipts and disbursements of the Federal Old-Age and Survivors Insurance Trust Fund and the Federal Disability Insurance Trust Fund and the taxes imposed under sections...


(a) There shall be established in the Department of Health and Human Services (in this section referred to as the ''Department'') an Office of Rural Health Policy (in this...


The Secretary shall perform the duties imposed upon the Secretary by this chapter. The Secretary is authorized to appoint and fix the compensation of such officers and employees,...


Every individual who is a qualified individual under section 1002 of this title shall, in accordance with and subject to the provisions of this subchapter, be entitled to a...


Except as otherwise provided in this subchapter, an individual - (1) who has attained the age of 65 on or before December 14, 1999; (2) who is a World War II veteran; ...


For purposes of section 1001 of this title, with respect to any month, an individual shall be regarded as residing outside the United States if, on the first day of the month,...


(a) In general Notwithstanding section 1002 of this title, an individual may not be a qualified individual for any month - (1) that begins after the month in which...


The benefit under this subchapter payable to a qualified individual for any month shall be in an amount equal to 75 percent of the Federal benefit rate under subchapter XVI of...


(a) In general The Commissioner of Social Security shall, subject to subsection (b) of this section, prescribe such requirements with respect to the filing of applications,...


(a) In general If the Commissioner of Social Security determines that the interest of any qualified individual under this subchapter would be served thereby, payment of...


(a) In general Whenever the Commissioner of Social Security finds that more or less than the correct amount of payment has been made to any person under this subchapter,...


(a) Hearings (1) In general The Commissioner of Social Security shall make findings of fact and decisions as to the rights of any individual applying for payment...


(a) Regulations and administrative arrangements The Commissioner of Social Security may prescribe such regulations, and make such administrative and other arrangements, as may...


(a) In general The Commissioner of Social Security may enter into an agreement with any State (or political subdivision thereof) that provides cash payments on a regular basis...


(a) In general Whoever - (1) knowingly and willfully makes or causes to be made any false statement or representation of a material fact in an application for...


In this subchapter: (1) World War II veteran The term ''World War II veteran'' means a person who - (A) served during World War II - (i) in the...


There are hereby appropriated for fiscal year 2000 and subsequent fiscal years, out of any funds in the Treasury not otherwise appropriated, such sums as may be necessary to carry...


(a) Establishment There is hereby established in the Unemployment Trust Fund an employment security administration account. (b) Amount credited to Account; transfer of...


(a) Determination of excess; amount transferred Whenever the Secretary of the Treasury determines pursuant to section 1101(f) of this title that there is an excess in the ...


(a) Determination and certification by Secretary of Labor (1) If as of the close of any fiscal year after the fiscal year ending June 30, 1972, the amount in the...


(a) Establishment There is hereby established in the Treasury of the United States a trust fund to be known as the ''Unemployment Trust Fund'', hereinafter in this...


(a) Establishment There is hereby established in the Unemployment Trust Fund an extended unemployment compensation account. For the purposes provided for in section 1104(e)...


(a) The Secretary of Labor shall - (1) establish a continuing and comprehensive program of research to evaluate the unemployment compensation system. Such research...


(a) Creation of program In order to assist in increasing the effectiveness and efficiency of administration of the unemployment compensation program by increasing the number...


(a) Establishment Not later than February 1, 1992, and every 4th year thereafter, the Secretary of Labor shall establish an advisory council to be known as the Advisory Council...


There is hereby established in the Unemployment Trust Fund a Federal Employees Compensation Account which shall be used for the purposes specified in section 8509 of title 5. For...


(a) In general Whenever the Secretary of the Treasury (after consultation with the Secretary of Labor) determines that - (1) the amount in the employment...


For the purpose of enabling each State to furnish financial assistance, as far as practicable under the conditions in such State, to needy individuals who are blind, there is hereby ...


(a) A State plan for aid to the blind must (1) except to the extent permitted by the Secretary with respect to services, provide that it shall be in effect in all...


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(a) Authorization of payments From the sums appropriated therefor, the Secretary of the Treasury shall pay to each State which has an approved plan for aid to the blind, for...


In the case of any State plan for aid to the blind which has been approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services, if the Secretary, after reasonable notice and opportunity...


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For the purposes of this subchapter, the term ''aid to the blind'' means money payments to blind individuals who are needy, but does not include any such payments to or care in...


(a) When used in this chapter - (1) The term ''State'', except where otherwise provided, includes the District of Columbia and the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and...


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(a) The Secretary of the Treasury, the Secretary of Labor, and the Secretary of Health and Human Services, respectively, shall make and publish such rules and regulations,...


If any provision of this chapter, or the application thereof to any person or circumstance, is held invalid, the remainder of the chapter, and the application of such provision...


The right to alter, amend, or repeal any provision of this chapter is hereby reserved to the Congress. ...


This chapter may be cited as the ''Social Security Act''. ...


(a) Disclosure prohibited; exceptions (1) No disclosure of any return or portion of a return (including information returns and other written statements) filed with the ...


No State or any agency or political subdivision thereof shall be deprived of any grant-in-aid or other payment to which it otherwise is or has become entitled pursuant to subchapter...


Whenever the Commissioner of Social Security requests information from a State for the purpose of ascertaining an individual's eligibility for benefits (or the correct amount of...


(a) Whoever, with the intent to defraud any person, shall make or cause to be made any false representation concerning the requirements of this chapter, of chapter 2, 21, or 23...


(a) Limitation on total payments to each territory (1) In general Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter (except for paragraph (2) of this subsection),...


Any amount which is disregarded (or set aside for future needs) in determining the eligibility of and amount of the aid or assistance for any individual under a State plan...


(a)(1) There are hereby authorized to be appropriated for the fiscal year ending June 30, 1957, $5,000,000 and for each fiscal year thereafter such sums as the Congress may...


For purposes of subchapters I, X, XIV, and XVI of this chapter, and part A of subchapter IV of this chapter, payments on behalf of an individual, made to another person who has...


In order to assist the States to extend the scope and content, and improve the quality, of medical care and medical services for which payments are made to or on behalf of needy...


(a) Authorization; reimbursement; utilization of facilities of public or private agencies and organizations (1) The Secretary is authorized to provide temporary assistance ...


(a) Advisory Council on Public Welfare; appointment and functions of initial Council The Secretary shall, during 1964, appoint an Advisory Council on Public Welfare for...


(a) Congressional policy The Congress hereby declares that - (1) it is the policy and responsibility of the Federal Government to reduce the rate at which and the degree...


(a) Waiver of State plan requirements; costs regarded as State plan expenditures; availability of appropriations In the case of any experimental, pilot, or demonstration project ...


(a) Determination of conformity with requirements for approval; petition for reconsideration; hearing; time limitations; review by court of appeals (1) Whenever a...


(a) The Administrator of the Health Care Financing Administration shall be appointed by the President by and with the advice and consent of the Senate. (b)(1) There...


In the case of any State which has in effect a plan approved under subchapter XIX of this chapter for any calendar quarter, the total of the payments to which such State is...


In the case of an expenditure for repairing the home owned by an individual who is receiving aid or assistance, other than medical assistance to the aged, under a State plan...


No payment shall be made under this chapter with respect to any experimental, pilot, demonstration, or other project all or any part of which is wholly financed with Federal...


(a) Establishment; criteria for regulations; requirements for hospitals For the purposes of reporting the cost of services provided by, of planning, and of measuring...


(a) Use of reimbursement for planning activities for health services and facilities The purpose of this section is to assure that Federal funds appropriated under...


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In an action brought to enforce a provision of this chapter, such provision is not to be deemed unenforceable because of its inclusion in a section of this chapter requiring a...


(a) In general The Secretary, in consultation with the State agencies administering the State programs under parts B and E of subchapter IV of this chapter, shall...


(a)(1) The Secretary shall by regulation or by contract provision provide that each disclosing entity (as defined in paragraph (2)) shall - (A) as a condition of...


(a) Disclosure required to receive payment No payment may be made under part B of subchapter XVIII of this chapter for items or services furnished by any disclosing part B ...


(a) Authorization; scope; service and proof of service For the purpose of any audit, investigation, examination, analysis, review, evaluation, or other function authorized by law ...


(a) As a condition of participation in or certification or recertification under the programs established by subchapters XVIII, (FOOTNOTE 1) and XIX of this chapter, any...


(a) Reduction in benefits Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter, in any case where an individual - (1) is entitled to benefits under subchapter II of...


(a) Mandatory exclusion The Secretary shall exclude the following individuals and entities from participation in any Federal health care program (as defined in section...


(a) Improperly filed claims Any person (including an organization, agency, or other entity, but excluding a beneficiary, as defined in subsection (i)(5) of this section) that - ...


(a) Making or causing to be made false statements or representations Whoever - (1) knowingly and willfully makes or causes to be made any false statement...


(a) Establishment of program (1) In general Not later than January 1, 1997, the Secretary, acting through the Office of the Inspector General of the Department of Health ...


(a) Solicitation and publication of modifications to existing safe harbors and new safe harbors (1) In general (A) Solicitation of proposals for safe harbors ...


(a) General purpose Not later than January 1, 1997, the Secretary shall establish a national health care fraud and abuse data collection program for the reporting of final...


In the case of a home health agency that is subject to a surety bond requirement under subchapter XVIII of this chapter and subchapter XIX of this chapter, the surety bond provided...


(a) False statements or representations of material fact; proceedings to exclude (1) Any person (including an organization, agency, or other entity) who makes, or causes to...


(a) In general Any person who makes, or causes to be made, a statement or representation of a material fact for use in determining any initial or continuing right to or the...


(a) Authority to approve demonstration projects (1) In general The Secretary may authorize States to conduct demonstration projects pursuant to this section which...


In an action brought to enforce a provision of this chapter, such provision is not to be deemed unenforceable because of its inclusion in a section of this chapter requiring a...


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(a) Whenever - (1) the Commissioner of Social Security makes a finding of fact and a decision as to - (A) the entitlement of any individual to monthly benefits ...


(a) Claims Notwithstanding any other provision of this chapter (but subject to subsection (b) of this section), any claim by a State for payment with respect to an...


(a) Supplemental Security Income program Notwithstanding any other provision of law (but subject to subsection (b) of this section), no individual who is an applicant for...


For purposes of determining, under subchapters XVIII and XIX of this chapter, the reasonable costs of services provided by nonprofit hospitals or critical access hospitals,...


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(a) In general The Commissioner of Social Security shall exclude from participation in the social security programs any representative or health care provider - (1) who...


(a) Requirements of State eligibility systems In order to meet the requirements of this section, a State must have in effect an income and eligibility verification system which ...


(a)(1) The Secretary shall provide that a hospital or critical access hospital meeting the requirements of subchapter XVIII or XIX of this chapter may participate in the...


(a) Establishment (1) (FOOTNOTE 1) There is hereby established a commission to be known as the National Commission on Children (in this section referred to as...


(a) Prohibited acts (1) No person may use, in connection with any item constituting an advertisement, solicitation, circular, book, pamphlet, or other communication, or a...


(a) In general The Commissioner of Social Security shall establish and conduct a Blood Donor Locator Service, which shall be used to obtain and transmit to any authorized...


(a) Establishment of program (1) In general The Secretary, acting through the Director of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, shall - (A) conduct...


(a) Provision upon request (1) Beginning not later than October 1, 1990, the Secretary shall provide upon the request of an eligible individual a social security account...


(a) Outreach (1) In general The Commissioner of Social Security (in this section referred to as the ''Commissioner'') shall conduct outreach efforts to - ...


(a) In general No officer or employee of the United States shall - (1) delay the deposit of any amount into (or delay the credit of any amount to) any Federal fund...


The Secretary shall make available to the public, in a form and manner specified by the Secretary, information disclosed to the Secretary pursuant to section 1395cc(a)(1)(S) of...


(a) In general (1) Whenever the Commissioner of Social Security determines that more than the correct amount of any payment has been made under the supplemental security...


Whenever the Commissioner of Social Security determines that more than the correct amount of any payment has been made under subchapter II of this chapter to an individual who is...


(a) In general The Commissioner shall establish a Ticket to Work and Self-Sufficiency Program, under which a disabled beneficiary may use a ticket to work and...


(a) Establishment (1) In general The Commissioner, in consultation with the Ticket to Work and Work Incentives Advisory Panel established under section 101(f) of...


(a) In general Subject to subsection (c) of this section, the Commissioner may make payments in each State to the protection and advocacy system established pursuant to part C...


(a) Establishment (1) In general The Secretary of Health and Human Services (in this section referred to as the ''Secretary'') shall award grants described in ...


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The purpose of this part is to establish the contracting process which the Secretary must follow pursuant to the requirements of section 1395y(g) of this title, including...


The term ''utilization and quality control peer review organization'' means an entity which - (1)(A) is composed of a substantial number of the licensed doctors of...


(a) Establishment and consolidation of geographic areas (1) The Secretary shall establish throughout the United States geographic areas with respect to which contracts under...


(a) Review of professional activities; determination of payment; determination of review authority; consultation with professional health care practitioners; standards...


Any beneficiary who is entitled to benefits under subchapter XVIII of this chapter, and, subject to section 1320c-3(a)(3)(D) of this title, any practitioner or provider, who...


(a) Assurances regarding services and items ordered or provided by practitioner or provider It shall be the obligation of any health care practitioner and any other...


(a) Providers of information to organizations having a contract with Secretary Notwithstanding any other provision of law, no person providing information to any...


(a) State plan provision that functions of peer review organizations may be performed by contract with such organization A State plan approved under subchapter XIX of...


Expenses incurred in the administration of the contracts described in section 1395y(g) of this title shall be payable from - (1) funds in the Federal Hospital Insurance...


(a) Freedom of Information Act inapplicable; exceptions to nondisclosure An organization, in carrying out its functions under a contract entered into under this part,...


The Secretary shall submit to the Congress not later than April 1 of each year, a full and complete report on the administration, impact, and cost of the program under this...


The provisions of this part shall not apply with respect to a religious nonmedical health care institution (as defined in section 1395x(ss)(1) of this title). ...


For purposes of applying this part to American Samoa, the Northern Mariana Islands, and the Trust Territory of the Pacific Islands, individuals licensed to practice medicine in...


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For purposes of this part: (1) Code set The term ''code set'' means any set of codes used for encoding data elements, such as tables of terms, medical concepts, medical ...


(a) Applicability Any standard adopted under this part shall apply, in whole or in part, to the following persons: (1) A health plan. (2) A health care...


(a) Standards to enable electronic exchange (1) In general The Secretary shall adopt standards for transactions, and data elements for such transactions, to enable...


(a) Initial standards The Secretary shall carry out section 1320d-2 of this title not later than 18 months after August 21, 1996, except that standards relating to...


(a) Conduct of transactions by plans (1) In general If a person desires to conduct a transaction referred to in section 1320d-2(a)(1) of this title with a health plan as a ...


(a) General penalty (1) In general Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, the Secretary shall impose on any person who violates a provision of this...


(a) Offense A person who knowingly and in violation of this part - (1) uses or causes to be used a unique health identifier; (2) obtains individually identifiable...


(a) General effect (1) General rule Except as provided in paragraph (2), a provision or requirement under this part, or a standard or implementation specification ...


To the extent that an entity is engaged in activities of a financial institution (as defined in section 3401 of title 12), or is engaged in authorizing, processing,...


(a)(1) Advances shall be made to the States from the Federal unemployment account in the Unemployment Trust Fund as provided in this section, and shall be repayable, with interest...


(a) Repayment by State; certification; transfer The Governor of any State may at any time request that funds be transferred from the account of such State to the Federal ...


There are hereby authorized to be appropriated to the Federal unemployment account, as repayable advances, such sums as may be necessary to carry out the purposes of this subchapter....


When used in this subchapter, the term ''Governor'' includes the Mayor of the District of Columbia. ...


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For the purpose of enabling each State to furnish financial assistance, as far as practicable under the conditions in such State, to needy individuals eighteen years of age and...


(a) A State plan for aid to the permanently and totally disabled must (1) except to the extent permitted by the Secretary with respect to services, provide that it shall be in...


(a) From the sums appropriated therefor, the Secretary of the Treasury shall pay to each State which has an approved plan for aid to the permanently and totally disabled, for...


In the case of any State plan for aid to the permanently and totally disabled which has been approved by the Secretary of Health and Human Services, if the Secretary after...


For the purposes of this subchapter, the term ''aid to the permanently and totally disabled'' means money payments to needy individuals eighteen years of age or older who...


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For the purpose of establishing a national program to provide supplemental security income to individuals who have attained age 65 or are blind or disabled, there are authorized...


Every aged, blind, or disabled individual who is determined under part A of this subchapter to be eligible on the basis of his income and resources shall, in accordance with...


(a) ''Eligible individual'' defined (1) Each aged, blind, or disabled individual who does not have an eligible spouse and - (A) whose income, other than income...


(a) For purposes of this subchapter, income means both earned income and unearned income; and - (1) earned income means only - (A) wages as determined under...


(a) Exclusions from resources In determining the resources of an individual (and his eligible spouse, if any) there shall be excluded - (1) the home (including the land...


(a)(1) For purposes of this subchapter, the term ''aged, blind, or disabled individual'' means an individual who - (A) is 65 years of age or older, is blind (as determined under ...


(a) Referral by Commissioner of eligible individuals to appropriate State agency In the case of any blind or disabled individual who - (1) has not attained age 16; and ...


(a) Exclusion of cash payments in determination of income of individuals for purposes of eligibility for benefits; agreement by Commissioner and State for Commissioner to make ...


(a) Increase of dollar amounts Whenever benefit amounts under subchapter II of this chapter are increased by any percentage effective with any month as a result of a...


(a) Eligibility; agreement with Commissioner In order for any State which makes supplementary payments of the type described in section 1382e(a) of this title (including ...


(a) Eligible individuals (1) Except as provided in section 1383(j) of this title, any individual who was determined to be an eligible individual (or eligible spouse) by reason...


(a) Authorization of appropriations for pilot program There are authorized to be appropriated such sums as may be necessary to establish and carry out a 3-year Federal-State pilot ...


(a) Attribution as unearned income For purposes of determining eligibility for and the amount of benefits under this subchapter for an individual who is an alien, the income...


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(a) Time, manner, form, and duration of payments; representative payees; promulgation of regulations (1) Benefits under this subchapter shall be paid at such time or times...


(a) Whoever - (1) knowingly and willfully makes or causes to be made any false statement or representation of a material fact in any application for any benefit under...


(a) Authority of Commissioner Subject to subsection (b) of this section, the Commissioner of Social Security may make such administrative and other arrangements ...


(a) Determination by Commissioner pursuant to agreement between Commissioner and State; costs The Commissioner of Social Security may enter into an agreement with any...


(a) Establishment The Commissioner of Social Security shall establish and conduct an ongoing program of outreach to children who are potentially eligible for benefits under...


In the case of any individual whose benefits under this subchapter are paid to a representative payee pursuant to section 1383(a)(2)(A)(ii)(II) of this title, the Commissioner...


(a) In general Not later than May 30 of each year, the Commissioner of Social Security shall prepare and deliver a report annually to the President and the Congress regarding...


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For the purpose of assisting the States (including the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, and American Samoa) to plan for and take...


The sums appropriated pursuant to the first sentence of section 1391 of this title shall be available for grants to States by the Secretary during the fiscal year ending June...


In order to be eligible for a grant under section 1392 of this title, a State must submit an application therefor which - (1) designates or establishes a single State...


Payment of grants under this subchapter may be made (after necessary adjustment on account of previously made underpayments or overpayments) in advance or by way of reimbursement,...


Nothing in this subchapter shall be construed to authorize any Federal officer or employee to exercise any supervision or control over the practice of medicine or the manner in...


(a) Basic freedom of choice Any individual entitled to insurance benefits under this subchapter may obtain health services from any institution, agency, or person qualified...


Nothing contained in this subchapter shall be construed to preclude any State from providing, or any individual from purchasing or otherwise securing, protection against the cost of ...


(a) Grants and contracts to develop and engage in experiments and demonstration projects (1) The Secretary of Health and Human Services is authorized, either directly...


(a) Notice of medicare benefits The Secretary shall prepare (in consultation with groups representing the elderly and with health insurers) and provide for distribution of...


(a) In general The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall establish a health insurance advisory service program (in this section referred to as the ''beneficiary...


(a) Grants The Secretary of Health and Human Services (in this section referred to as the ''Secretary'') shall make grants to States, with approved State regulatory programs...


(a) Repealed. Pub. L. 105-33, title IV, Sec. 4311(b)(2), Aug. 5, 1997, 111 Stat. 386 (b) Program to collect information on fraud and abuse (1) Establishment of program ...


(a) Establishment There is hereby established the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (in this section referred to as the ''Commission''). (b) Duties (1) Review of...


(a) In general The Secretary shall furnish to each individual for whom payment has been made under this subchapter (or would be made without regard to any deductible) a...


The insurance program for which entitlement is established by sections 426 and 426-1 of this title provides basic protection against the costs of hospital, related post-hospital,...


(a) Entitlement to payment for inpatient hospital services, post-hospital extended care services, home health services, and hospice care The benefits provided to...


(a) Inpatient hospital services; outpatient hospital diagnostic services; blood; post-hospital extended care services (1) The amount payable for inpatient hospital services or ...


(a) Requirement of requests and certifications Except as provided in subsections (d) and (g) of this section and in section 1395mm of this title, payment for services furnished an ...


(a) Determination of amount The Secretary shall periodically determine the amount which should be paid under this part to each provider of services with respect to the...


(a) Authorization for agreement by Secretary for implementation; scope of agreement If any group or association of providers of services wishes to have payments under...


(a) Creation; deposits; transfers from Treasury There is hereby created on the books of the Treasury of the United States a trust fund to be known as the ''Federal Hospital ...


There are authorized to be appropriated to the Federal Hospital Insurance Trust Fund (established by section 1395i of this title) from time to time such sums as the Secretary...


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(a) Individuals eligible to enroll Every individual who - (1) has attained the age of 65, (2) is enrolled under part B of this subchapter, (3) is a resident of...


(a) Eligibility Every individual who - (1) has not attained the age of 65; (2)(A) has been entitled to benefits under this part under section 426(b) of this...


(a) ''Skilled nursing facility'' defined In this subchapter, the term ''skilled nursing facility'' means an institution (or a distinct part of an institution) which - (1)...


(a) Establishment Any State that submits an application in accordance with subsection (b) of this section may establish a medicare rural hospital flexibility program described...


(a) In general Subject to subsections (c) and (d) of this section, payment under this part may be made for inpatient hospital services or post-hospital extended care...


There is hereby established a voluntary insurance program to provide medical insurance benefits in accordance with the provisions of this part for aged and disabled individuals...


(a) Scope of benefits The benefits provided to an individual by the insurance program established by this part shall consist of - (1) entitlement to have payment made to...


(a) Amounts Except as provided in section 1395mm of this title, and subject to the succeeding provisions of this section, there shall be paid from the Federal...


(a) Payment for durable medical equipment (1) General rule for payment (A) In general With respect to a covered item (as defined in paragraph (13)) for...


(a) Conditions for payment for services described in section 1395k(a)(2) of this title Except as provided in subsections (b), (c), and (e) of this section, payment...


Every individual who - (1) is entitled to hospital insurance benefits under part A of this subchapter, or (2) has attained age 65 and is a resident of the...


(a) Generally; regulations An individual may enroll in the insurance program established by this part only in such manner and form as may be prescribed by regulations, and...


(a) Commencement The period during which an individual is entitled to benefits under the insurance program established by this part (hereinafter referred to as his...


(a) Determination of monthly actuarial rates and premiums (1) The Secretary shall, during September of 1983 and of each year thereafter, determine the monthly actuarial rate...


(a) Deductions from section 402 or 423 monthly benefits (1) In the case of an individual who is entitled to monthly benefits under section 402 or 423 of this title, his monthly ...


(a) Creation; deposits; fund transfers There is hereby created on the books of the Treasury of the United States a trust fund to be known as the ''Federal Supplementary...


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(a) Authority of Secretary to enter into contracts with carriers In order to provide for the administration of the benefits under this part with maximum efficiency and convenience...