POLICY BRIEFINGS


Upcoming Congressional Hearings and Markups


House Rules Committee meeting for H.R. 7666, Restoring Hope for Mental Health and Well-Being Act; H.R. 5585, Advanced Research Projects Agency-Health (ARPA-H) Act; H.R. 4176, LGBTQI+ Data Inclusion Act; and Senate amendment to H.R. 3967, Honoring our PACT Act; 2:00 p.m.; June 21

House Veterans’ Affairs Subcommittee on Health hearing on H.R. 291, COST SAVINGS Enhancement Act; H.R. 345, Reproductive Health Information for Veterans Act; H.R. 1216, Modernizing Veterans’ Health Care Eligibility Act; H.R. 1957, Veterans Infertility Treatment Act; H.R. 6273, VA Zero Suicide Demonstration Project Act; and H.R. 7589, REMOVE Copays Act; 10:00 a.m.; June 22

Senate Environment and Public Works Committee hearing to examine Toxic Substances Control Act amendments implementation; 10:00 a.m.; June 22

Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation executive session to consider several pieces of legislation, including S. 4293, Pharmacy Benefit Manager Transparency Act of 2022; 10:00 a.m.; June 22

House Appropriations markup of FY 2023 Defense Funding; 10:00 a.m.; June 23

House Appropriations markup of FY 2023 Agriculture/Food and Drug Administration Funding; 10:00 a.m.; June 23

House Judiciary Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, and the Internet hearing “The Patent Trial and Appeal Board After 10 Years: Impact on Innovation and Small Businesses;” 10:00 a.m.; June 23

House Oversight and Reform Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis “A Hearing with Trump White House Coronavirus Response Coordinator Dr. Deborah Birx;” 10:00 a.m.; June 23

House Appropriations Subcommittee on Labor/Health and Human Services/Education markup of FY 2023 Funding; 5:30 p.m.; June 23

House Appropriations markup of FY 2023 Labor/Health and Human Services/Education Funding; 10:00 a.m.; June 30


Recently Introduced Health Legislation


H.R.8038 — To authorize the Food and Drug Administration to require manufacturers of infant formula to warn about a discontinuance or interruption in the production of infant formula, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Rep. Johnson, Dusty [R-SD-At Large]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.Res.1171 — Supporting the designation of the week of June 13 through June 19, 2022, as “National Men’s Health Week”. Sponsor: Rep. Payne, Donald M., Jr. [D-NJ-10]; Committees: House - Oversight and Reform

S.4386 — A bill to allow for devices with a predetermined change control plan to be marketed without submitting a supplemental application or premarket notification if the changes to such devices are consistent with such plan. Sponsor: Sen. Braun, Mike [R-IN]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.4385 — A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to allow waivers of annual establishment registration fees for small businesses, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Sen. Braun, Mike [R-IN]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.4381 — A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act with respect to nursing facility requirements, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Sen. Warner, Mark R. [D-VA]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.4378 — A bill to reauthorize a provision of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act pertaining to drugs containing single enantiomers. Sponsor: Sen. Marshall, Roger [R-KS]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.4396 — A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to conduct a study on providing benefits under TRICARE Reserve Select and the TRICARE dental program to members of the Selected Reserve and their dependents Sponsor: Sen. Duckworth, Tammy [D-IL]; Committees: Senate - Armed Services

S.4395 — A bill to allow grantees under the HIV Health Care Services Program to allocate a portion of such funding for services to individuals at risk of acquiring HIV. Sponsor: Sen. Scott, Rick [R-FL]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.4391 — A bill to establish rules for export certification of devices manufactured outside of the United States. Sponsor: Sen. Cassidy, Bill [R-LA]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.4390 — A bill to require summary approval information with respect to certain approved drugs and biological products. Sponsor: Sen. Hickenlooper, John W. [D-CO]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.4388 — A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to waive cost-sharing under the TRICARE program for three mental health outpatient visits per year, and for other purposes. Sponsor: Sen. Ossoff, Jon [D-GA]; Committees: Senate - Armed Services

S.Res.672 — A resolution expressing support for the designation of May 2022 as “Stroke Awareness Month”. Sponsor: Sen. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM]; Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

H.R.8063 — To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the private cause of action for damages in the case of a primary plan which fails to provide for primary payment or appropriate reimbursement. Sponsor: Rep. Schneider, Bradley Scott [D-IL-10]; Committees: House - Ways and Means; Energy and Commerce



June 20, 2022: | Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4

SERVICES




BRIEFING ARCHIVE


 -  2022


 +  2021


 +  2020


 +  2019


 +  2018