POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation Cont.


H.R.2062 — To amend the Public Health Service Act to protect the confidentiality of substance use disorder patient records; Sponsor: Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.2064 — To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to require manufacturers of certain drugs, devices, biologicals, and medical supplies to report on product samples provided to certain health care providers, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-27]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.2069 — To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for drug manufacturer price transparency; Sponsor: Rep. Horsford, Steven [D-NV-4]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.2074 — To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require the label of a drug that is intended for human use and contains an ingredient that is derived directly or indirectly from a gluten-containing grain to identify each such ingredient, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.2075 — To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize school-based health centers, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.2077 — To galvanize United States Government programs in support of brain health for global victims of autism, hydrocephalus and Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4]; Committees: House - Foreign Affairs, Energy and Commerce

S.1001 — A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to allow the Indian Health Service to cover the cost of a copayment of an Indian or Alaska Native veteran receiving medical care or services from the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Thune, John [R-SD]; Committees: Senate - Indian Affairs

S.1012 — A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to protect the confidentiality of substance use disorder patient records; Sponsor: Sen. Manchin, Joe, III [D-WV]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1013 — A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize school-based health centers, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1017 — A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 in order to address the needs of caregivers, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Durbin, Richard J. [D-IL]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1023 — A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to furnish hospital care and medical services to veterans, members of the reserve components of the Armed Forces, and dependents who were stationed at military installations at which they were exposed to perfluorooctanoic acid or other per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, to provide for a presumption of service connection for those veterans and members of the reserve components, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]; Committees: Senate - Veterans’ Affairs

S.1024 — A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to furnish hospital care and medical services to veterans, members of the reserve components of the Armed Forces, and dependents who were stationed at Wurtsmith Air Force Base in Oscoda, Michigan, and were exposed to volatile organic compounds, to provide for a presumption of service connection for those veterans and members of the reserve components, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Stabenow, Debbie [DMI]; Committees: Senate - Veterans’ Affairs

H.Res.290 — Supporting increased awareness of sepsis and the importance of early diagnosis and appropriate intervention; Sponsor: Rep. Matsui, Doris O. [D-CA-6]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.2085 — To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a public health insurance option, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.2086 — To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a refundable tax credit against income tax for the purchase of qualified access technology for the blind; Sponsor: Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-5]; Committees: House - Ways and Means

H.R.2087 — To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require certain manufacturers to report drug pricing information with respect to drugs under the Medicare program, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [DTX- 35]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.2094 — To amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the maximum age for children eligible for medical care under the CHAMPVA program, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26]; Committees: House - Veterans’ Affairs

H.R.2095 — To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, for the purpose of addressing public health crises, to require the manufacturers of covered products to develop, maintain, and update a plan to mitigate the effects of such products on public health, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. DeSaulnier, Mark [D-CA-11]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.2102 — To amend title 38, United States Code, to furnish hospital care and medical services to veterans and dependents who were stationed at military installations at which the veterans and dependents were exposed to perfluorooctanoic acid or other per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances, to provide for a presumption of service connection for certain veterans who were stationed at military installations at which the veterans were exposed to such substances, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5]; Committees: House - Veterans’ Affairs

H.R.2108 — To allow individuals to choose to opt out of the Medicare part A benefit; Sponsor: Rep. Palmer, Gary J. [RAL- 6]; Committees: House - Ways and Means

H.R.2111 — To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for a Reducing Youth Use of E-Cigarettes Initiative; Sponsor: Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

S.1030 — A bill to allow individuals to choose to opt out of the Medicare part A benefit; Sponsor: Sen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.1033 — A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a public health insurance option, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1034 — A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to increase the maximum age for children eligible for medical care under the CHAMPVA program, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]; Committees: Senate - Veterans’ Affairs

S.1037 — A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modernize provisions relating to rural health clinics under Medicare; Sponsor: Sen. Barrasso, John [R-WY]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.1044 — A bill to impose sanctions with respect to foreign traffickers of illicit opioids, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Schumer, Charles E. [D-NY]; Committees: Senate - Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs

S.1045 — A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to expand the authority of the Secretary of Health and Human Services to permit nurses to practice in health care facilities with critical shortages of nurses through programs for loan repayment and scholarships for nurses; Sponsor: Sen. Young, Todd [R-IN]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1048 — A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for a Reducing Youth Use of E-Cigarettes Initiative; Sponsor: Sen. Blumenthal, Richard [D-CT]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions



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