7 U.S. Code § 2008u - Health care services
The purpose of this section is to address the continued unmet health needs in the Delta region through cooperation among health care professionals, institutions of higher education, research institutions, and other individuals and entities in the region.
(b) Definition of eligible entity
In this section, the term “eligible entity” means a consortium of regional institutions of higher education, academic health and research institutes, and economic development entities located in the Delta region that have experience in addressing the health care issues in the region.
To carry out the purpose described in subsection (a), the Secretary may award a grant to an eligible entity for—
(1) the development of—
As a condition of the receipt of the grant, the eligible entity shall use the grant to fund projects and activities described in subsection (c), based on input solicited from local governments, public health care providers, and other entities in the Delta region.
Source(Pub. L. 87–128, title III, § 379G, as added Pub. L. 110–234, title VI, § 6024,May 22, 2008, 122 Stat. 1176, and Pub. L. 110–246, § 4(a), title VI, § 6024,June 18, 2008, 122 Stat. 1664, 1938; amended Pub. L. 113–79, title VI, § 6024,Feb. 7, 2014, 128 Stat. 848.)
Pub. L. 110–234and Pub. L. 110–246enacted identical sections. Pub. L. 110–234was repealed by section 4(a) ofPub. L. 110–246.
2014—Subsec. (e). Pub. L. 113–79substituted “2018” for “2012”.