TITLE

Texas bishops call for health care for immigrants

PUB. DATE
October 2001
SOURCE
National Catholic Reporter;10/19/2001, Vol. 37 Issue 44, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the views of the Catholic bishops of Texas on the interpretations of law that restrict noncitizens from receiving government-funded health care. Need of elected leaders to adopt a policy allowing illegal immigrants to regularize their immigration status; Reaction on the introduction of federal legislation permitting states the option of providing health coverage to legal immigrants.
ACCESSION #
9501926

 

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