POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation Cont.


S.3524 — A bill to modify terms related to the economic injury disaster loan program of the Small Business Administration for applicants affected by COVID-19, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Cotton, Tom [R-AR]; Committees: Senate - Small Business and Entrepreneurship

S.3525 — A bill to allow a tax credit for certain coronavirus-related charitable contributions for taxable year 2020; Sponsor: Sen. Shaheen, Jeanne [D-NH];Committees: Senate – Finance

S.3526 — A bill to restrict the authority of the Secretary of the Treasury to purchase or guarantee assets in response to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak; Sponsor: Sen. Reed, Jack [D-RI]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.3530 — A bill to amend the National Security Act of 1947 to require the President to designate an employee of the National Security Council to be responsible for pandemic prevention and response, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA]; Committees: Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

S.3531 — A bill to amend the Small Business Act to ensure small businesses affected by the onset of communicable diseases are eligible for disaster relief; Sponsor: Sen. Menendez, Robert [D-NJ]; Committees: Senate - Small Business and Entrepreneurship

S.3532 — A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to provide coverage of prescription digital therapeutics for the treatment of mental health and substance use disorders under the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV]; Committees: Senate – Finance

H.R.6291 — To amend the microloan program of the Small Business Administration in response to COVID-19, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Kim, Andy [D-NJ-3]; Committees: House - Small Business

H.R.6292 — To establish the Office of Coronavirus COVID-19 Small Business Recovery Grants in the Small Business Administration to compensate certain small business concerns for substantial economic injury, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18]; Committees: House - Small Business; Transportation and Infrastructure

H.R.6293 — To require issuance of guidance by the United States Interagency Council on Homelessness regarding protecting the homeless from the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Zeldin, Lee M. [R-NY-1]; Committees: House - Financial Services

H.R.6294 — To require data-sharing regarding protecting the homeless from coronavirus, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3]; Committees: House - Financial Services

H.R.6295 — To require issuance of guidance by the Secretary of Housing and Urban Development regarding protecting the homeless who reside in certain federally assisted properties from the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15]; Committees: House - Financial Services

H.R.6299 — To provide for the rapid coverage of preventive services and vaccines for COVID-19; Sponsor: Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means; Education and Labor

H.R.6300 — To provide that under the Older Americans Act of 1965 the State Long-Term Care Ombudsman shall have continuing direct access (or other access through the use of technology) to residents of long-term care facilities to provide services during any portion of the COVID-19 public health emergency declared under section 319 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 247d) that occurs in fiscal year 2020; Sponsor: Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1]; Committees: House - Education and Labor

H.R.6302 — To amend the Public Health Service Act to respond to the shortage of allied health professionals, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.6305 — To assist older Americans and people with disabilities affected by COVID-19; Sponsor: Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12]; Committees: House - Appropriations; Budget; Energy and Commerce

H.R.6311 — To require private health insurers to cover care related to COVID-19 without cost-sharing and to provide for special enrollment periods for individuals diagnosed with COVID-19; Sponsor: Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means; Education and Labor

H.R.6312 — To provide relief from COVID-19 for small business concerns, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Velazquez, Nydia M. [D-NY-7]; Committees: House - Small Business

S.3534 — A bill to amend the Robert T. Stafford Disaster Relief and Emergency Assistance Act to provide assistance to individuals affected by a pandemic, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Harris, Kamala D. [D-CA]; Committees: Senate - Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs

S.3536 — A bill to provide for special enrollment periods during public health emergencies, coverage of services related to public health emergencies, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.3537 — A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to maintain a list of the country of origin of all drugs marketed in the United States, to ban the use of Federal funds for the purchase of drugs manufactured in China, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Cotton, Tom [R-AR]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.3538 — A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to submit to Congress a report on the reliance by the Department of Defense on imports of certain pharmaceutical products made in part or in whole in certain countries, to establish postmarket reporting requirements for pharmaceuticals, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Rubio, Marco [R-FL]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.3539 — A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exempt telehealth services from certain high deductible health plan rules; Sponsor: Sen. Daines, Steve [R-MT]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.3541 — A bill to modify requirements relating to small business disaster loans made in response to COVID-19, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Baldwin, Tammy [D-WI]; Committees: Senate - Small Business and Entrepreneurship

S.3544 — A bill to assist older Americans and people with disabilities affected by COVID-19; Sponsor: Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.3545 — A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for reciprocal marketing approval of certain drugs, biological products, and devices that are authorized to be lawfully marketed abroad, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.3546 — A bill to waive high deductible health plan requirements for health savings accounts; Sponsor: Sen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.3547 — A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to waive limitations on expansion of facility capacity under rural provider and hospital exception to ownership or investment prohibition during coronavirus 2020 emergency period; Sponsor: Sen. Cruz, Ted [R-TX]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.3548 — A bill to provide emergency assistance and health care response for individuals, families, and businesses affected by the 2020 coronavirus pandemic; Sponsor: Sen. McConnell, Mitch [R-KY]; Committees: Senate – Finance



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