Legislative: Hybrid SCIP Legislative Hearing – July 28, 2022

Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States Date: Thursday, July 28, 2022 Time: 01:00 PM Location: Longworth House Office Building 1324 Presiding: The Honorable Teresa Leger Fernández, Chair

On Thursday, July 28, 2022 at 1:00 p.m. ET, in room 1324 Longworth House Office Building and via Cisco WebEx, the Subcommittee for Indigenous Peoples of the United States (SCIP) will hold a hybrid legislative hearing on the following bill:

  • H.R. 5549 (Rep. Don Young, R-AK), Indian Health Service Advance Appropriations Act.

For hearing materials and schedules, please visit U.S. House of Representatives, Committee Repository at http://docs.house.gov/

Witness List

Panel I

Ms. Elizabeth Fowler (testimony)

Acting Director

Indian Health Service

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Rockville, MD

Panel II

The Honorable Jonathan Nez (testimony)

President, Navajo Nation

Navajo Area Representative, National Indian Health Board

Window Rock, AZ

The Honorable Kirk Francis (testimony)


United South and Eastern Tribes Sovereignty Protection Fund

Nashville, TN

The Honorable Fawn Sharp (testimony)


National Congress of American Indians

Washington, DC

The Honorable Jarred-Michael Erickson (testimony)


Confederated Tribes of the Colville Reservation

Nespelem, WA

Ms. Maureen Rosette (testimony)

Board Member

National Council of Urban Indian Health

Washington, DC

Ms. Alberta Unok (testimony)

President and CEO

Alaska Native Health Board

Anchorage, AK