US Congress Subject | Health care coverage and access

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USHR121IntroThis resolution declares that (1) the United States needs a Marshall Plan for Moms to revitalize and restore mothers in the workforce; and (2) mothers, especially mothers of color have been pushed to the brink of economic, social, and emotional colla...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USHR128IntroRecognizing the rise of cardiovascular disease as the world's leading cause of preventable death and disability and as the global public health crisis of our generation and supporting the recognition of February 2021, as "American Heart Month".
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR43IntroThis resolution expresses the sense of the Senate that the federal government has a duty to develop a holistic agenda to respond to racial injustice, unemployment, the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic, and climate change. The resolu...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR104IntroThis resolution expresses the sense of the House of Representatives that the federal government has a duty to develop a holistic agenda to respond to racial injustice, unemployment, the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic, and climate ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-08
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB330IntroTo direct the Federal Emergency Management Agency to assist States and local governments with the distribution and tracking of vaccines for COVID-19, to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out a national program to oversee the ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-05
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H458)
USHR107IntroThis resolution expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB18IntroTo prohibit taxpayer funded abortions.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB110IntroUpdates the Program of Comprehensive Assistance for Family Caregivers of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), including by requiring the VA to continue to provide assistance to a family caregiver for at least six months after the death of a veter...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB112IntroExpands the availability of care for veterans at Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) facilities and non-VA facilities. Specifically, the bill requires the VA to furnish hospital care, medical services, and extended care services via providers under t...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB460IntroTo provide for the establishment of a standing Health Force and a Resilience Force to respond to public health emergencies and meet public health needs.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-04
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB369IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve affordability and reduce premium costs of health insurance for consumers.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-04
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H332)
USSB200IntroA bill to provide State and local workforce and career and technical education systems the support to respond to the COVID-19 national emergency.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-02-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR67IntroThis resolution acknowledges that child poverty prevents children from reaching healthy development and an economically secure future. It also encourages all levels of government to enact and support anti-poverty policies and programs.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USHR64IntroRecognizing that it is the duty of the Federal Government to develop and implement a Roadmap to Freedom in order to overhaul the outdated immigration system in the United States that has gone without significant reform for decades, and to relieve the...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHJR20IntroThis joint resolution proposes a constitutional amendment to recognize and protect the right of any person to affordable housing, cost-effective health care, education, and nutrition.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB602IntroTo provide State and local workforce and career and technical education systems with support to respond to the COVID-19 national emergency.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB533IntroTo prevent surprise medical bills with respect to COVID-19 testing.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB526IntroTo provide for special enrollment periods during public health emergencies.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB596IntroTo increase the ability of nursing facilities to access telehealth services and obtain technologies to allow virtual visits during the public health emergency relating to an outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB593IntroTo establish the Coronavirus Mental Health and Addiction Assistance Network, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB615IntroTo provide a payroll credit for certain fixed expenses of employers subject to closure by reason of COVID-19.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB87IntroA bill to prohibit the expenditure for an abortion of Federal funds authorized or appropriated for preventing, preparing for, or responding to the COVID-19 pandemic, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB92IntroA bill to prohibit taxpayer funded abortions.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB135IntroA bill to establish the Coronavirus Mental Health and Addiction Assistance Network, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB56IntroA bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for training and support services for families and caregivers of people living with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB54IntroA bill to address health workforce shortages and disparities highlighted by the COVID-19 pandemic through additional funding for the National Health Service Corps and the Nurse Corps, and to establish a National Health Service Corps Emergency Service...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB52IntroA bill to establish a career pathway grant program.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-26
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB41IntroA bill to amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to require coverage of hearing devices and systems in certain pr...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB467IntroTo amend the Families First Coronavirus Response Act and the CARES Act to require group health plans and health insurance issuers offering group or individual health insurance coverage to provide coverage, without cost sharing, of certain COVID-19 an...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB475IntroTo amend title 10, United States Code, to improve dependent coverage under the TRICARE Young Adult Program, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-25
To House Armed Services Committee
USSR14IntroThis resolution designates January 23, 2021, as Maternal Health Awareness Day.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB32IntroA bill to provide for the establishment of a standing Health Force and a Resilience Force to respond to public health emergencies and meet public health needs.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB30IntroA bill to set forth a method of determining maximum out-of-pocket limits and annual updates to premium tax credit eligibility under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR55IntroThis resolution expresses support for women nationwide to have access to comprehensive, convenient, compassionate, life-affirming, and high-quality health care.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB373IntroTo treat certain face coverings and disinfectants as medical expenses for purposes of certain Federal tax benefits.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB430IntroProhibits the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) from denying a veteran any VA benefit due to participation in a state-approved marijuana program. For veterans participating in these approved programs, the VA must ensure its health care providers (1...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-21
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB366IntroTo amend title XI of the Social Security Act to authorize the Secretary of Health and Human Services to waive or modify application of Medicare requirements with respect to telehealth services during any emergency period, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB364IntroAllows covered veterans to receive coverage under TRICARE Select, a health care program of the Department of Defense (DOD). Veterans covered by this bill include those with service-connected disabilities, former prisoners of war, Purple Heart recipie...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-19
To House Armed Services Committee
USHB352IntroTo establish an initiative for national testing, contact tracing, and pandemic response, and for other purposes.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB345IntroRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide abortion counseling to a veteran who has an unwanted pregnancy.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-19
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB341IntroTo make permanent certain telehealth flexibilities established in response to COVID-19.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB311Intro(1) establishes documentation requirements for testing, treatment, and reporting related to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019); and (2) makes it unlawful to knowingly report a false diagnosis of COVID-19. To receive a federal reimbursement for...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB280IntroDirects the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish a grant program to test the feasibility of integrating substance use disorder and behavioral health treatment locator tools into prescription drug monitoring programs. HHS may awa...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB238IntroRequires private health insurance plans to cover, without cost sharing, screenings for the detection of lung cancer for individuals 40 years of age and older without regard to such individual's smoking history.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB259IntroTo amend the Public Health Service Act to address the increased burden that maintaining the health and hygiene of infants and toddlers places on families in need, the resultant adverse health effects on children and families, and the limited child ca...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB239IntroProhibits the Department of Veterans Affairs from requiring payment from a veteran for any contraceptive item that is required to be covered by health insurance plans without a cost-sharing requirement.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-11
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB28IntroSpecifies that federal funds allocated for COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) response efforts may not, in general, be used for abortions. Current law (specifically, language that has historically been included in certain appropriations bills,...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB66IntroPermanently extends the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and related measures, programs, and authorities. Specifically, the bill permanently funds CHIP and related programs that support the development of child health quality measures and o...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB31IntroProvides statutory authority for the Department of Treasury, the Department of Labor, and the Department of Health and Human Services rule dated August 3, 2018, regarding short-term, limited-duration health insurance plans. That rule increases the ma...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB32IntroEstablishes which state law governs health insurers offering coverage in multiple states. Specifically, the bill provides that the laws of a state designated by a health insurer (primary state) apply to individual health insurance coverage offered by...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2021-01-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
Syndicate content
feedback