US HB8702 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on October 30 2020 - 25% progression, died in committee
Action: 2020-10-30 - Referred 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.
Pending: House Energy And Commerce Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Temporarily increases payments to providers under Medicare medical services. Specifically, the bill provides an additional payment for certain services in 2021 and 2022 if the otherwise applicable payment is less than what it would have been in 2020. The bill applies to services that are payable under the physician fee schedule, excluding specified outpatient evaluation and management services.

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Title

Holding Providers Harmless From Medicare Cuts During COVID–19 Act of 2020

Sponsors

Rep. Ami Bera [D-CA]Rep. Larry Bucshon [R-IN]Rep. Brendan Boyle [D-PA]Rep. George Holding [R-NC]
Rep. Raul Ruiz [D-CA]Rep. David Roe [R-TN]Rep. Abby Finkenauer [D-IA]Sen. Roger Marshall [R-KS]
Rep. Diana DeGette [D-CO]Rep. Greg Murphy [R-NC]Rep. Jim Banks [R-IN]Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA]
Rep. Bill Posey [R-FL]Rep. Lucy McBath [D-GA]Rep. Jeff Van Drew [D-NJ]Rep. C.A. Ruppersberger [D-MD]
Rep. Tim Ryan [D-OH]Rep. Charles Fleischmann [R-TN]Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA]Rep. Anthony Gonzalez [R-OH]
Rep. Cindy Axne [D-IA]Rep. James Baird [R-IN]Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH]Rep. Andy Harris [R-MD]
Rep. Don Young [R-AK]Rep. Anthony Brindisi [D-NY]Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi [D-IL]Rep. James Langevin [D-RI]
Rep. Elizabeth Fletcher [D-TX]Rep. Bob Gibbs [R-OH]Rep. Kim Schrier [D-WA]Rep. Brad Wenstrup [R-OH]
Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Joseph Neguse [D-CO]Rep. Morgan Griffith [R-VA]Rep. John Joyce [R-PA]
Rep. Pete Olson [R-TX]Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA]Rep. Denver Riggleman [R-VA]Rep. Tom Rice [R-SC]
Rep. Fred Upton [R-MI]Rep. Sanford Bishop [D-GA]Rep. Rodney Davis [R-IL]Rep. Vicky Hartzler [R-MO]
Rep. Grace Napolitano [D-CA]Rep. Elise Stefanik [R-NY]Rep. Jim Costa [D-CA]Rep. Derek Kilmer [D-WA]
Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA]Rep. Filemon Vela [D-TX]Rep. Mark DeSaulnier [D-CA]Rep. Drew Ferguson [R-GA]
Rep. Garland Barr [R-KY]Rep. Bennie Thompson [D-MS]Rep. Alexander Mooney [R-WV]Rep. Greg Steube [R-FL]
Rep. Eric Crawford [R-AR]Rep. Julia Brownley [D-CA]Rep. Tony Cardenas [D-CA]Rep. Glenn Thompson [R-PA]
Rep. Salud Carbajal [D-CA]Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA]Rep. Madeleine Dean [D-PA]Rep. Doug Lamborn [R-CO]
Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI]Rep. Glenn Grothman [R-WI]Rep. Bill Johnson [R-OH]Rep. James Hagedorn [R-MN]
Rep. Mike Thompson [D-CA]Rep. David Kustoff [R-TN]Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH]Rep. Don Bacon [R-NE]
Rep. Nanette Barragan [D-CA]Rep. Michael Guest [R-MS]Rep. Stephen Lynch [D-MA]Rep. Andy Kim [D-NJ]
Rep. Jackie Walorski [R-IN]Rep. Vicente Gonzalez [D-TX]Rep. Cheri Bustos [D-IL]Rep. Ted Lieu [D-CA]
Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler [R-WA]Rep. Rebecca Sherrill [D-NJ]Rep. Dwight Evans [D-PA]Rep. Earl Carter [R-GA]
Rep. TJ Cox [D-CA]Rep. Richard Hudson [R-NC]Rep. Tom O'Halleran [D-AZ]Rep. Theodore Deutch [D-FL]
Rep. Lloyd Smucker [R-PA]Rep. Rick Larsen [D-WA]Rep. Mark Amodei [R-NV]Rep. Kathleen Rice [D-NY]
Rep. Joseph Morelle [D-NY]Rep. Dan Meuser [R-PA]Rep. Michael Simpson [R-ID]Rep. Terri Sewell [D-AL]
Rep. Susan Wild [D-PA]Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]Rep. Mike Gallagher [R-WI]Rep. Darren Soto [D-FL]
Rep. David Scott [D-GA]Rep. Ruben Gallego [D-AZ]Rep. Adam Smith [D-WA]Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]
Rep. Luis Correa [D-CA]Rep. John Yarmuth [D-KY]Rep. Danny Davis [D-IL]Rep. Dean Phillips [D-MN]
Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR]Rep. Collin Peterson [D-MN]Rep. Guy Reschenthaler [R-PA]Rep. Kevin Hern [R-OK]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-10-30HouseReferred 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.
2020-10-30HouseReferred 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.
2020-10-30HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB5007 (Related) 2020-12-10 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

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