(1)The Secretary may contract with any organization named in, or approved by the Secretary under, section
5902 of this title to provide for the furnishing by the Secretary, on a reimbursable basis (as prescribed by the Secretary), of emergency medical services to individuals attending any national convention of such organization, except that reimbursement shall not be required for services furnished under this subsection to the extent that the individual receiving such services would otherwise be eligible under this chapter for medical services.
(2)The authority of the Secretary to enter into contracts under this subsection shall be effective for any fiscal year only to such extent or in such amounts as are provided in appropriation Acts.
1711 was renumbered section
3511 of this title.
2002—Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 107–135struck out subsec. (b) which read as follows: “The Secretary may furnish hospital care or medical services as a humanitarian service in emergency cases, but the Secretary shall charge for such care at rates prescribed by the Secretary.”
1991—Pub. L. 102–83, § 5(a), renumbered section
611 of this title as this section.
Pub. L. 102–83, § 4(b)(1), (2)(E), substituted “Secretary” for “Administrator” wherever appearing.
Subsec. (c)(1). Pub. L. 96–128substituted “named in, or approved by the Administrator under,” for “recognized by the Administrator for the purposes of”.
1976—Pub. L. 94–581, § 202(e)(1), substituted “Care” for “Hospitalization” in section catchline.
Subsec. (a). Pub. L. 94–581, § 210(a)(2)(A), substituted “administered by the Administrator” for “administered by him”.
Subsec. (b). Pub. L. 94–581, §§ 202(e)(2),
210(a)(2)(B), substituted “hospital care or medical services” for “hospital care”, “the Administrator shall charge” for “he shall charge”, and “prescribed by the Administrator” for “prescribed by him”.
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