POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation Cont.


H.R.1784 — To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to enhance reporting requirements for nonexpansion States, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-35]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1790 — To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to set forth a method of determining maximum out-of-pocket limits and annual updates to premium tax credit eligibility; Sponsor: Rep. Axne, Cynthia [D-IA-3]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1791 — To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to permanently extend the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1792 — To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to prohibit lifetime or annual limits on dental coverage under the Children’s Health Insurance Program, and to require wraparound coverage of dental services for certain children under such program; Sponsor: Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1793 — To amend the SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act to provide for immediate eligibility for former foster youth under Medicaid; Sponsor: Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1794 — To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to strengthen coverage under the Medicaid program for certain foster youth individuals; Sponsor: Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1795 — To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to ensure health insurance coverage continuity for former foster youth; Sponsor: Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1796 — To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to eligible State agencies to promote State innovations to expand health insurance coverage; Sponsor: Rep. Bera, Ami [D-CA-7]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1799 — To amend the Small Business Act and the CARES Act to extend the covered period for the paycheck protection program, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Bourdeaux, Carolyn [D-GA-7]; Committees: House - Small Business

H.R.1800 — To require a review of women and lung cancer, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D- PA-2]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1801 — 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.1803 — To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a grant program to promote comprehensive mental health and suicide prevention efforts in high schools, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Cardenas, Tony [D-CA-29]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce; Education and Labor

H.R.1806 — To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to provide for additional requirements with respect to the navigator program, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1811 — To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to authorize additional funding for planning, design, construction, modernization, and renovation of hospitals and outpatient health care facilities; Sponsor: Rep. Craig, Angie [D-MN-2]; Committees: House - Natural Resources; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1818 — To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to States and political subdivisions of States to support the improvement, renovation, or modernization of infrastructure at clinical laboratories that will help to improve SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 testing and response activities, including the expansion and enhancement of testing capacity at such laboratories; Sponsor: Rep. Fletcher, Lizzie [D-TX-7]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1823 — To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to remove the matching requirement for a territory to use specially allocated Federal funds for Medicare covered part D drugs for low-income individuals; Sponsor: Resident Commissioner Gonzalez-Colon, Jenniffer [R-PR-At Large]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1825 — To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to make premium and cost-sharing subsidies available to low-income Medicare part D beneficiaries who reside in Puerto Rico or another territory of the United States; Sponsor: Resident Commissioner Gonzalez-Colon, Jenniffer [R-PR-At Large]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means

H.R.1826 — To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate late enrollment penalties under part B of the Medicare program for individuals residing in Puerto Rico if such individuals enroll within 5 years of becoming entitled to benefits under part A of such program; Sponsor: Resident Commissioner Gonzalez-Colon, Jenniffer [R-PR-At Large]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means

H.R.1829 — To require the Government Accountability Office to study the role pharmaceutical benefit managers play in the pharmaceutical supply chain and provide Congress with appropriate policy recommendations, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Harshbarger, Diana [R-TN-1]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1838 — To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve rural health clinic payments, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means

H.R.1840 — To amend the Small Business Act and the CARES Act to extend the covered period for the paycheck protection program, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Malliotakis, Nicole [R-NY-11]; Committees: House - Small Business

H.R.1846 — To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to hospital infrastructure; Sponsor: Rep. O’Halleran, Tom [D-AZ-1]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1849 — To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, to establish a core public health infrastructure program, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1857 — To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the meaning of a new chemical entity; Sponsor: Rep. Schrader, Kurt [D-OR-5]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1859 — To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Assistant Secretary for Mental Health and Substance Use, to award grants to States, territories, political subdivisions of States and territories, Tribal governments, and consortia of Tribal governments to establish an unarmed 911 response program, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.1860 — To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide the opportunity for responsible health savings to all American families; Sponsor: Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15]; Committees: House - Ways and Means

H.R.1862 — To authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out a pilot program to improve community-based care infrastructure; Sponsor: Rep. Trahan, Lori [D-MA-3]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce



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