POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation Cont.


H.R.3921 (introduced by Rep. Michael C. Burgess): To extend funding for the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.3922 (introduced by Rep. Greg Walden): To extend funding for certain public health programs, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.3924 (introduced by Rep. Susan W. Brooks): To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend funding for the special diabetes program for type I diabetes; Energy and Commerce

H.R.3926 (introduced by Rep. Gus M. Bilirakis): To provide for an extension for community health centers, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce

H.R.3927 (introduced by Rep. Gus M. Bilirakis): To amend title XXI to allow for the blending of risk pools of children’s health insurance buy-in programs with the risk pools of State child health plans under such title, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.3928 (introduced by Rep. Larry Bucshon): To ensure that patients receive accurate health care information by prohibiting misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, to require the identification of the license of health care professionals, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce

H.R.3931 (introduced by Rep. Leonard Lance): To increase the number of States that may conduct Medicaid demonstration programs to improve access to community mental health services; Energy and Commerce

H.R.3932 (introduced by Rep. Leonard Lance): To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for increased Puerto Rico Medicaid payments, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce

H.R.3933 (introduced by Rep. James B. Renacci): To establish and reinstate certain reporting requirements regarding efforts to recruit, hire, and retain health care professionals for the Veterans Health Administration; Veterans’ Affairs

H.R.3935 (introduced by Rep. John Shimkus): To provide for an extension of funding for the National Health Service Corps; Energy and Commerce

H.Res.553 (introduced by Rep. Rob Woodall): Providing for consideration of the concurrent resolution (H. Con. Res. 71) establishing the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2018 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2019 through 2027; Rules

S.1908 (introduced by Sen. Mark R. Warner): A bill to streamline the employer reporting process and strengthen the eligibility verification process for the premium assistance tax credit and cost-sharing subsidy; Finance

S.1909 (introduced by Sen. Robert P. Casey, Jr.): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a system to educate individuals approaching Medicare eligibility, to simplify and modernize the eligibility enrollment process, and for other purposes; Finance

S.Res.280 (introduced by Sen. Debbie Stabenow): A resolution designating the week of October 2 through October 6, 2017, as “National Health Information Technology Week” to recognize the value of health information technology in transforming and improving the healthcare system for all people in the United States; Judiciary

H.R.3938 (introduced by Rep. Stephen F. Lynch): To direct the Administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration to enter into appropriate arrangements with the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine to provide for a report on the health impacts of air traffic noise and pollution, and for other purposes; Transportation and Infrastructure

S.1914 (introduced by Sen. Mark R. Warner): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act in order to strengthen rules in case of competition for diabetic testing strips, and for other purposes; Finance

H.Res.558 (introduced by Rep. Brendan F. Boyle): Recognizing October 7th as National Trigeminal Neuralgia Awareness Day; Energy and Commerce

H.R.3964 (introduced by Rep. David P. Roe): To amend the Controlled Substances Act to establish additional registration requirements for prescribers of opioids, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Judiciary

H.R.3976 (introduced by Rep. Kevin Cramer): To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to allow for certain third party payments; Energy and Commerce

H.R.3985 (introduced by Rep. David A. Trott): To establish a working group of public and private entities led by the Food and Drug Administration to recommend voluntary frameworks and guidelines to increase the security and resilience of Internet of Medical Things devices, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce



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