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USHB6EngrossSUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act Substance Use-Disorder Prevention that Promotes Opioid Recovery and Treatment for Patients and Communities Act This bill makes several changes to state Medicaid programs to address opioid and substance use dis...
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2018-09-17
Passed Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 99 - 1. Record Vote Number: 210.
USHB3635EngrossLocal Coverage Determination Clarification Act of 2017 This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to revise the process by which Medicare administrative contractors (MACs) issue and reconsider local coverage determinations (LC...
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2018-09-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USHJR140IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule of the Department of the Treasury, the Department of Labor, and the Department of Health and Human Services relating to "Short-Term, Limited-Dur...
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2018-09-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6717IntroDepression Side Effect Labeling Awareness Act of 2018
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2018-09-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB5554PassAnimal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Amendments of 2018
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2018-08-14
Became Public Law No: 115-234.
USHB6195IntroProtect Kids and Parents Act
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2018-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6304IntroReunifying Separated Families Act of 2018
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2018-08-06
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB6222IntroBetter Care for Kids Act
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2018-08-02
To House Subcommittee on Immigration And Border Security Committee
USHB1676EngrossPalliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to provide support for Palliative Care and Hospice Education Centers. These centers mus...
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2018-07-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5807IntroSUD CARE Act Substance Use Disorder Coordination, Access, Recovery Enhancement Act of 2018
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2018-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHR982IntroOf inquiry requesting the President, and directing the Secretary of Health and Human Services, to transmit, respectively, certain information to the House of Representatives referring to the separation of children from their parents or guardians as a...
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2018-07-18
Placed on the House Calendar, Calendar No. 170.
USSB3227IntroREUNITE Act Reunite Every Unaccompanied Newborn Infant, Toddler and other children Expeditiously Act
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2018-07-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB1091PassSupporting Grandparents Raising Grandchildren Act (Sec. 3) This bill establishes an Advisory Council to Support Grandparents Raising Grandchildren. The council must identify, promote, coordinate, and publicly disseminate information and resources to ...
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2018-07-07
Became Public Law No: 115-196.
USSR566IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that the President of the United States must immediately establish an interagency Office for Locating and Reuniting Children with Parents in order to protect separated children from suffering additional...
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2018-06-28
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB6082EngrossOverdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to align federal privacy standards for substance use disorder (SUD) patient records more closely with standards under the Health Insurance Portability and Accou...
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2018-06-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5773EngrossPASS Act of 2018 Preventing Addiction for Susceptible Seniors Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill alters several requirements under the Medicare prescription drug benefit. Specifically, the bill requires electronic prescription programs to enable the secu...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5801EngrossMedicaid PARTNERSHIP Act Medicaid Providers Are Required To Note Experiences in Record Systems to Help In-need Patients Act This bill requires each state to: (1) establish a prescription drug monitoring program (PDMP), and (2) require health care pro...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5774EngrossCOACH Act of 2018 Combating Opioid Abuse for Care in Hospitals Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to publish guidance for hospitals on pain management and opioid-use disorder prevention strategi...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5775EngrossPROPER Act of 2018 Providing Reliable Options for Patients and Educational Resources Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires Medicare and Medicare Advantage (MA) prescription drug plan (PDP) sponsors to annually disclose information to enrollees abou...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6133IntroInforming Opioid Prescribing Through Evidence-Based Guidelines Act of 2018
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2018-06-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3091IntroProtect Kids and Parents Act
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2018-06-19
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB4284EngrossINFO Act Indexing Narcotics, Fentanyl, and Opioids Act of 2018 This bill requires the Secretary of Health and Human Services to appoint a federal coordinator within the Department of Health and Human Services to: coordinate programs related to opioid...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5228EngrossSCREEN Act Stop Counterfeit Drugs by Regulating and Enhancing Enforcement Now Act
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5473EngrossBetter Pain Management Through Better Data Act of 2018
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5272EngrossRESULTS Act of 2018 Reinforcing Evidence-Based Standards Under Law in Treating Substance Abuse Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require applicants to demonstrate that a program or activity is evidence-based when applying ...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5795IntroOverdose Prevention and Patient Safety Act
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 559.
USHB5715IntroStrengthening Partnerships to Prevent Opioid Abuse Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a secure online portal to allow: (1) data sharing among the CMS, Medicare prescription drug benefit plans, and M...
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2018-06-12
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 115-737, Part I.
USSB292PassChildhood Cancer STAR Act Childhood Cancer Survivorship, Treatment, Access, and Research Act of 2018 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to authorize the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to provide support to collect the medical specime...
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2018-06-05
Became Public Law No: 115-180.
USHB5782IntroOpioid Crisis Accountability Act of 2018
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2018-05-31
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB5545IntroComprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB2911IntroEnhancing Patient Access to Non-Opioid Treatment Options This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to develop guidance for states on non-opioid treatments that may be provided under Medicaid.
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2018-05-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2912IntroOpioid Addiction Treatment Programs Enhancement Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to publish annually a report on the prevalence of substance use disorders and associated treatment within the Medicaid populatio...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2905IntroStrengthening Partnerships to Prevent Opioid Abuse Act of 2018 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a secure online portal to allow: (1) data sharing among the CMS, Medicare prescription drug benefit plan...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5806Intro21st Century Tools for Pain and Addiction Treatment Act
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2018-05-17
Ordered to be Reported by the Yeas and Nays: 31 - 23.
USSB2315IntroOver-the-Counter Drug Safety, Innovation, and Reform Act
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2018-05-14
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 413.
USHB1587IntroPreservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2017 This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require an applicant for approval of a new animal drug that is a medically important antimicrobial to demonstrate that there is...
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2018-05-08
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Ms. DeLauro asked unanimous consent that she may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 1587 a bill originally introduced by former Representative Slaughter, for purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USSB2680IntroOpioid Crisis Response Act of 2018
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2018-05-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 398.
USHB5311IntroCARA 2.0 Act of 2018
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2018-04-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB2704IntroMedicare Beneficiary Opioid Addiction Treatment Act
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2018-04-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2700IntroComprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency Act of 2018
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2018-04-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2691IntroOpioid Crisis Accountability Act of 2018
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2018-04-17
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2665IntroA bill to require guidance on how the Food and Drug Administration will consider claims of opioid sparing and on the conditions under which the Food and Drug Administration will consider misuse and abuse of drugs in making certain determinations of s...
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2018-04-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB1250IntroRestoring Accountability in the Indian Health Service Act of 2017
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2018-04-11
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB2456IntroCARA 2.0 Act of 2018
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2018-04-11
Committee on the Judiciary Subcommittee on Crime and Terrorism. Hearings held.
USHB5455IntroAccelerating Biomedical Research Act
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2018-04-10
To House Budget Committee
USHB5164IntroUrban Progress Act of 2018
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2018-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB1625PassTARGET Act Targeted Rewards for the Global Eradication of Human Trafficking (Sec. 2) This bill expresses the sense of Congress that the Department of State's rewards program is a powerful tool in combating sophisticated international crime and that t...
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2018-03-23
Became Public Law No: 115-141.
USSR437IntroA resolution supporting the goals of World Tuberculosis Day to raise awareness about tuberculosis. Supports the goals of World Tuberculosis Day to raise awareness about tuberculosis.
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2018-03-19
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB676IntroExpanded & Improved Medicare For All Act This bill establishes the Medicare for All Program to provide all individuals residing in the United States and U.S. territories with free health care that includes all medically necessary care, such as primar...
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2018-03-07
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mr. Ellison asked unanimous consent that he may hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 676, a bill originally introduced by former Representative Conyers, for purposes of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USSB2434IntroAnimal Drug and Animal Generic Drug User Fee Amendments of 2018
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2018-03-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 341.
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