Appendix B: Legislation Cited in Report

Race, Ethnicity, and Language Data: Standardization for Health Care Quality Improvement

ChapterLegislation Cited
SummaryAmerican Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 § 3002(b)(2)(B)(vii), 111th Cong., 1st sess. (February 17, 2009).
The Civil Rights Act of 1964, Public Law 88-352, 78 Stat. 241, 88th Cong., 2d sess. (July 2, 1964).
Lau v Nichols, 414 U.S. 563 (1974).
Department of Justice. 42 USC Chapter 20 1973aa-1a. The Public Health and Welfare, Elective Franchise.
Chapter 1The Civil Rights Act of 1964, Public Law 88-352, 78 Stat. 241, 88th Cong., 2d sess. (July 2, 1964).
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, Public Law 104-191, 104th Cong.,
2d sess. (August 21, 1996).
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 , Public Law 110-275 § 118, 110th
Cong., 2d sess. (July 15, 2008).
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 § 3002(b)(2)(B)(vii), 111th
Cong., 1st sess. (February 17, 2009).
The Indian Healthcare Improvement Act, Public Law 94-437, 25 U.S.C. 1603(c)-(d).
Chapter 2The Indian Healthcare Improvement Act, Public Law 94-437, 25 U.S.C. 1603(c)-(d).
Chapter 3Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 , Public Law 110-275 § 118, 110th
Cong., 2d sess. (July 15, 2008).
Joint resolution relating to the publication of economic and social statistics for Americans of
Spanish-origin or descent,
Public Law 94-311 (15 U.S.C. 1516a), 94th Cong. (June 16, 1976).
Espinoza v. Farah Mfg. Co., 414 U.S. 86, 88 (1973).
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009, Public Law 111-3, 111th
Cong., 1st sess. (February 4, 2009).
Chapter 4Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009, Public Law 111-3, 111th
Cong., 1st sess. (February 4, 2009).
Lau v Nichols, 414 U.S. 563 (1974).
Department of Justice. 42 U.S.C. Chapter 20 § 1973aa-1a. The Public Health and Welfare, Elective
Franchise.
Department of Justice. 28 CFR Part 36 § 36.303. ADA Standards for Accessible Design. (July 1,
1994).
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 § 3002(b)(2)(B)(vii), 111th
Cong., 1st sess. (February 17, 2009).
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 , Public Law 110-275 § 118, 110th
Cong., 2d sess. (July 15, 2008).
Health Care Language Assistance Act of 2003 , California S.B. 853 § 1367 (October 8, 2003).
California Health and Safety Code § 1259, (January 12, 2009).
California Code of Regulations, Title 9 § 1810.410 (f) (3).
Chapter 5American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 § 3002(b)(2)(B)(vii), 111th
Cong., 1st sess. (February 17, 2009).
The Civil Rights Act of 1964, Public Law 88-352, 78 Stat. 241, 88th Cong., 2d sess. (July 2, 1964).
The Social Security Act of 1965 , 89th Cong., 42 U.S.C. § 7, 1st sess. (July 30, 1965).
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996, Public Law 104-191, 104th Cong.,
2d sess. (August 21, 1996).
Chapter 6American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, Public Law 111-5 § 3002(b)(2)(B)(vii), 111th
Cong., 1st sess. (February 17, 2009).
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009, Public Law 111-3, 111th
Cong., 1st sess. (February 4, 2009).

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