[USC03] 42 USC 3057g: Findings
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42 USC 3057g: Findings Text contains those laws in effect on December 10, 2017
From Title 42-THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARECHAPTER 35-PROGRAMS FOR OLDER AMERICANSSUBCHAPTER X-GRANTS FOR NATIVE AMERICANSPart B-Native Hawaiian Program

§3057g. Findings

The Congress finds the older Native Hawaiians-

(1) have a life expectancy 10 years less than any other ethnic group in the State of Hawaii;

(2) rank lowest on 9 of 11 standard health indicies 1 for all ethnic groups in Hawaii;

(3) are often unaware of social services and do not know how to go about seeking such assistance; and

(4) live in poverty at a rate of 34 percent.

(Pub. L. 89–73, title VI, §621, as added Pub. L. 100–175, title I, §171, Nov. 29, 1987, 101 Stat. 961 .)

Prior Provisions

A prior section 3057g, Pub. L. 89–73, title VI, §608, as added Pub. L. 95–478, title I, §106, Oct. 18, 1978, 92 Stat. 1551 ; amended Pub. L. 97–115, §13(d), Dec. 29, 1981, 95 Stat. 1608 ; Pub. L. 98–459, title VI, §603, Oct. 9, 1984, 98 Stat. 1788 , authorized appropriations for grants for Indian tribes, prior to the general amendment of this subchapter by Pub. L. 100–175. See section 3057n of this title.

Effective Date

Section effective Oct. 1, 1987, except not applicable with respect to any area plan submitted under section 3026(a) of this title or any State plan submitted under section 3027(a) of this title and approved for any fiscal year beginning before Nov. 29, 1987, see section 701(a), (b) of Pub. L. 100–175, set out as an Effective Date of 1987 Amendment note under section 3001 of this title.

1 So in original. Probably should be "indices".