US HB1948 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on March 28 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-03-28 - Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Pending: House Subcommittee on Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Lymphedema Treatment Act of 2019 This bill includes certain lymphedema compression treatment items as covered durable medical equipment under Medicare. (Lymphedema is a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling that is caused when the lymphatic system is damaged or blocked.)

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Title

Lymphedema Treatment Act of 2019

Sponsors

Rep. Janice Schakowsky [D-IL]Rep. Earl Carter [R-GA]Rep. Earl Blumenauer [D-OR]Rep. Mike Kelly [R-PA]
Rep. Raul Ruiz [D-CA]Rep. Peter Welch [D-VT]Rep. Greg Gianforte [R-MT]Rep. Doris Matsui [D-CA]
Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR]Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI]Rep. Gwen Moore [D-WI]Rep. Tulsi Gabbard [D-HI]
Rep. Eddie Johnson [D-TX]Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers [R-WA]Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA]Rep. Matt Gaetz [R-FL]
Rep. Mario Diaz-Balart [R-FL]Rep. George Holding [R-NC]Rep. Cheri Bustos [D-IL]Rep. G. Butterfield [D-NC]
Rep. Filemon Vela [D-TX]Rep. Lisa Rochester [D-DE]Rep. Bobby Rush [D-IL]Rep. Ro Khanna [D-CA]
Rep. Seth Moulton [D-MA]Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]Rep. Katie Hill [D-CA]
Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL]Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL]Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA]
Rep. Emanuel Cleaver [D-MO]Rep. Peter King [R-NY]Rep. Thomas Massie [R-KY]Rep. Steve King [R-IA]
Rep. John Rutherford [R-FL]Rep. Daniel Lipinski [D-IL]Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]Rep. Peter Visclosky [D-IN]
Rep. Thomas Suozzi [D-NY]Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA]Rep. Ruben Gallego [D-AZ]Rep. Denny Heck [D-WA]
Rep. Michael Doyle [D-PA]Rep. David Price [D-NC]Rep. Tom Cole [R-OK]Rep. Adrian Smith [R-NE]
Rep. Bruce Westerman [R-AR]Rep. Bradley Byrne [R-AL]Rep. Rodney Davis [R-IL]Rep. Jamie Raskin [D-MD]
Rep. Ron Kind [D-WI]Rep. Max Rose [D-NY]Rep. Sean Duffy [R-WI]Rep. John Katko [R-NY]
Rep. Chris Stewart [R-UT]Rep. Morgan Griffith [R-VA]Rep. Jenniffer Gonzalez-Colon [R-PR]Rep. Susan Brooks [R-IN]
Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY]Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH]Rep. Theodore Deutch [D-FL]Rep. Terri Sewell [D-AL]
Rep. Robin Kelly [D-IL]Rep. Debbie Mucarsel-Powell [D-FL]Rep. Nanette Barragan [D-CA]Rep. Kim Schrier [D-WA]
Rep. Don Young [R-AK]Rep. Markwayne Mullin [R-OK]Rep. Tom Rice [R-SC]Rep. Amata Radewagen [D-AS]
Rep. Joseph Neguse [D-CO]Rep. Eliot Engel [D-NY]Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]Rep. Debbie Dingell [D-MI]
Rep. Matthew Cartwright [D-PA]Rep. Jim Cooper [D-TN]Rep. Kathleen Rice [D-NY]Rep. Joe Wilson [R-SC]
Rep. Will Hurd [R-TX]Rep. Francis Rooney [R-FL]Rep. Brad Wenstrup [R-OH]Rep. David Joyce [R-OH]
Rep. David Loebsack [D-IA]Rep. Adam Schiff [D-CA]Rep. Joseph Morelle [D-NY]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]
Rep. Al Lawson [D-FL]Rep. Bill Posey [R-FL]Rep. Doug Lamborn [R-CO]Rep. Alma Adams [D-NC]
Rep. Steven Palazzo [R-MS]Rep. Paul Mitchell [R-MI]Rep. Roger Marshall [R-KS]Rep. Bill Johnson [R-OH]
Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA]Rep. David Schweikert [R-AZ]Rep. Jackie Speier [D-CA]Rep. Jack Bergman [R-MI]
Rep. David McKinley [R-WV]Rep. Austin Scott [R-GA]Rep. Carolyn Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Brian Mast [R-FL]
Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA]Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA]Rep. Ted Yoho [R-FL]Rep. Lance Gooden [R-TX]
Rep. Michael Guest [R-MS]Rep. Tom Malinowski [D-NJ]Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA]Rep. Lois Frankel [D-FL]
Rep. Kelly Armstrong [R-ND]Rep. Colin Allred [D-TX]Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler [R-WA]Rep. Michael Turner [R-OH]
Rep. Bill Huizenga [R-MI]Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA]Rep. Eric Swalwell [D-CA]Rep. Kevin Hern [R-OK]
Rep. Mike Quigley [D-IL]Rep. Dan Newhouse [R-WA]Rep. Mike Bost [R-IL]Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY]
Rep. Gregorio Sablan [I-MP]Rep. Mark Amodei [R-NV]Rep. Richard Hudson [R-NC]Rep. Derek Kilmer [D-WA]
Rep. French Hill [R-AR]Rep. Jackie Walorski [R-IN]Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi [D-IL]Rep. Joaquin Castro [D-TX]
Rep. Mike Levin [D-CA]Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D-OH]Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO]
Rep. Paul Gosar [R-AZ]Rep. Louie Gohmert [R-TX]Rep. Adriano Espaillat [D-NY]Rep. Scott Tipton [R-CO]
Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL]Rep. Rick Larsen [D-WA]Rep. Ann Kirkpatrick [D-AZ]Rep. Trey Hollingsworth [R-IN]
Rep. Elise Stefanik [R-NY]Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY]Rep. Jose Serrano [D-NY]Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]
Rep. Bill Flores [R-TX]Rep. Pramila Jayapal [D-WA]Rep. David Roe [R-TN]Rep. Frederica Wilson [D-FL]
Rep. Sean Casten [D-IL]Rep. John Ratcliffe [R-TX]Rep. Jody Hice [R-GA]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]
Rep. Eric Crawford [R-AR]Rep. Brenda Lawrence [D-MI]Rep. Brian Higgins [D-NY]Rep. Angela Craig [D-MN]
Rep. Barry Loudermilk [R-GA]Rep. Vern Buchanan [R-FL]Rep. Kathy Castor [D-FL]Rep. Debra Haaland [D-NM]
Rep. Marcia Fudge [D-OH]Rep. Mo Brooks [R-AL]Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI]Rep. Kay Granger [R-TX]
Rep. Charlie Crist [D-FL]Rep. Lloyd Doggett [D-TX]Rep. Zoe Lofgren [D-CA]Rep. Andy Levin [D-MI]
Rep. Tim Walberg [R-MI]Rep. Guy Reschenthaler [R-PA]Rep. Mac Thornberry [R-TX]Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH]
Rep. Ilhan Omar [D-MN]Rep. Harold Rogers [R-KY]Rep. Pete Aguilar [D-CA]Rep. Rosa DeLauro [D-CT]
Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D-TX]Rep. Scott Peters [D-CA]Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL]Rep. Rashida Tlaib [D-MI]
Rep. Darren Soto [D-FL]Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez [D-NY]Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA]Rep. Suzan DelBene [D-WA]
Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA]Rep. Tom O'Halleran [D-AZ]Rep. Henry Johnson [D-GA]
Rep. Doug LaMalfa [R-CA]Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA]Rep. Bennie Thompson [D-MS]Rep. Gus Bilirakis [R-FL]
Rep. Harley Rouda [D-CA]Rep. Glenn Thompson [R-PA]Rep. C.A. Ruppersberger [D-MD]Rep. Frank Lucas [R-OK]
Rep. Ami Bera [D-CA]Rep. Kendra Horn [D-OK]Rep. Ralph Abraham [R-LA]Rep. Joe Cunningham [D-SC]
Rep. Vicky Hartzler [R-MO]Rep. Paul Cook [R-CA]Rep. Ann Wagner [R-MO]Rep. Val Demings [D-FL]
Rep. Danny Davis [D-IL]Rep. Trent Kelly [R-MS]Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH]Rep. Suzanne Lee [D-NV]
Rep. Tim Burchett [R-TN]Rep. Carol Miller [R-WV]Rep. Pete Stauber [R-MN]Rep. John Joyce [R-PA]
Rep. Haley Stevens [D-MI]Rep. Al Green [D-TX]Rep. James Sensenbrenner [R-WI]Rep. Anthony Brindisi [D-NY]
Rep. Drew Ferguson [R-GA]Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon [D-PA]Rep. Sylvia Garcia [D-TX]Rep. Greg Steube [R-FL]
Rep. Mike Gallagher [R-WI]Rep. Collin Peterson [D-MN]Rep. Chris Collins [R-NY]Rep. Steve Womack [R-AR]
Rep. Karen Bass [D-CA]Rep. Jason Smith [R-MO]Rep. Don Bacon [R-NE]Rep. John Sarbanes [D-MD]
Rep. Jeff Van Drew [D-NJ]Rep. Veronica Escobar [D-TX]Rep. Andy Kim [D-NJ]Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH]
Rep. Daniel Webster [R-FL]Rep. Stephanie Murphy [D-FL]Rep. Robert Wittman [R-VA]Rep. Darin LaHood [R-IL]
Rep. Katherine Clark [D-MA]Rep. Dean Phillips [D-MN]Rep. Lloyd Smucker [R-PA]Rep. Tom Emmer [R-MN]
Rep. Steve Watkins [R-KS]Rep. Antonio Delgado [D-NY]Rep. Ben Lujan [D-NM]Rep. Billy Long [R-MO]
Rep. Sam Graves [R-MO]Rep. Duncan Hunter [R-CA]Rep. Glenn Grothman [R-WI]Rep. Barbara Lee [D-CA]
Rep. Neal Dunn [R-FL]Rep. John Moolenaar [R-MI]Rep. Susan Wild [D-PA]Rep. Ed Case [D-HI]
Rep. Blaine Luetkemeyer [R-MO]Rep. James Comer [R-KY]Rep. James Himes [D-CT]Rep. Elizabeth Fletcher [D-TX]
Rep. Hakeem Jeffries [D-NY]Rep. Xochitl Torres Small [D-NM]Rep. Jimmy Panetta [D-CA]Rep. Scott DesJarlais [R-TN]
Rep. Gregory Pence [R-IN]Rep. Andy Harris [R-MD]Rep. Donald Norcross [D-NJ]Rep. Jeff Fortenberry [R-NE]
Rep. Robert Aderholt [R-AL]Rep. Luis Correa [D-CA]Rep. Brian Babin [R-TX]Rep. Jerry McNerney [D-CA]
Rep. James Langevin [D-RI]Rep. Rob Bishop [R-UT]Rep. Katie Porter [D-CA]Rep. Cindy Axne [D-IA]
Rep. John Lewis [D-GA]Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee [D-TX]Rep. Alan Lowenthal [D-CA]Rep. TJ Cox [D-CA]
Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME]Rep. Brad Sherman [D-CA]Rep. Mark Takano [D-CA]Rep. Christopher Pappas [D-NH]
Rep. Grace Meng [D-NY]Rep. David Rouzer [R-NC]Rep. Robert Latta [R-OH]Rep. Kurt Schrader [D-OR]
Rep. Nydia Velazquez [D-NY]Rep. James Hagedorn [R-MN]Rep. Donna Shalala [D-FL]Rep. Ron Estes [R-KS]
Rep. Ed Perlmutter [D-CO]Rep. Bob Gibbs [R-OH]Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Ross Spano [R-FL]
Rep. Mark Meadows [R-NC]Rep. Andre Carson [D-IN]Rep. Abigail Spanberger [D-VA]Rep. Ron Wright [R-TX]
Rep. Nicholas Taylor [R-TX]Rep. Michael Waltz [R-FL]Rep. Daniel Kildee [D-MI]Rep. Bonnie Coleman [D-NJ]
Rep. Nita Lowey [D-NY]Rep. Fred Keller [R-PA]Rep. Joe Courtney [D-CT]Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA]
Rep. Garret Graves [R-LA]Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA]Rep. Christopher Smith [R-NJ]Rep. Cedric Richmond [D-LA]
Rep. Sharice Davids [D-KS]Rep. Randy Weber [R-TX]Rep. Maxine Waters [D-CA]Rep. Elijah Cummings [D-MD]
Rep. Elissa Slotkin [D-MI]Rep. Josh Gottheimer [D-NJ]Rep. David Trone [D-MD]Rep. Henry Cuellar [D-TX]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-03-28HouseReferred to the Subcommittee on Health.
2019-03-28HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2019-03-28HouseReferred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
2019-03-28HouseSponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E366)
2019-03-28HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB518 (Related) 2019-02-14 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

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