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USHB1215IntroProtecting Access to Care Act of 2017 This bill establishes provisions governing health care lawsuits where coverage for the care was provided or subsidized by the federal government, including through a subsidy or tax benefit. The bill does not pree...
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2017-06-13
Rules Committee Resolution H. Res. 382 Reported to House. Rule provides for consideration of H.R. 1215 with 1 hour of general debate. Previous question shall be considered as ordered without intervening motions except motion to recommit with or without instructions. Measure will be considered read. A specified amendment is in order. The resolution makes in order as original text for purpose of amendment an amendment in the nature of a substitute consisting of the text of Rules Committee Print 115-10. The resolution makes in order only those amendments printed in the report.
USHB1628EngrossAmerican Health Care Act of 2017 American Health Care Act of 2017 TITLE I--ENERGY AND COMMERCE Subtitle A--Patient Access to Public Health Programs (Sec. 101) This bill amends the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA) to eliminate fundin...
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2017-06-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 120.
USSB1291IntroAdvancing Medical Resident Training in Community Hospitals Act of 2017
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2017-06-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2550IntroMedicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2017
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2017-05-26
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB467EngrossVA Scheduling Accountability Act (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to ensure that each VA medical facility annually certifies that it is in full compliance with all provisions of law and regulations relating to schedu...
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2017-05-25
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1162EngrossNo Hero Left Untreated Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a one-year pilot program to provide access to magnetic EEG/EKG-guided resonance therapy to treat veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder...
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2017-05-24
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1677EngrossCaesar Syria Civilian Protection Act of 2017 This bill declares that it is U.S. policy to use all diplomatic and economic means to compel the government of Bashar al Assad to halt the slaughter of the Syrian people and work toward a democratic govern...
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2017-05-18
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHB1662IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to prohibit smoking in any facility of the Veterans Health Administration, and for other purposes.
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2017-05-17
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB1133IntroPatient Access to Higher Quality Health Care Act of 2017
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2017-05-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1130IntroRural Emergency Acute Care Hospital Act
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2017-05-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB1109IntroTitle VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2017
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2017-05-11
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB244PassHIRE Vets Act Honoring Investments in Recruiting and Employing American Military Veterans Act of 2017 (Sec. 3) Provides that references to "this Act" included in any division of this bill refer only to the provisions of the division unless the bill e...
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2017-05-05
Became Public Law No: 115-31.
USHB2336IntroBehavioral Health Care Integration Act of 2017
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2017-05-05
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB1022IntroMISSION ZERO Act Military Injury Surgical Systems Integrated Operationally Nationwide to Achieve ZERO Preventable Deaths Act This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response...
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2017-05-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB849IntroSMASH Act Strengthening Mosquito Abatement for Safety and Health Act
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2017-05-01
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 45.
USHB2224IntroRepeal of the Obamacare Bay State Boondoggle Act
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2017-04-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB989IntroEnsuring Children's Access to Specialty Care Act of 2017
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2017-04-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB980IntroRural Access to Hospice Act of 2017
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2017-04-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB968IntroVeterans Access to Care Act
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2017-04-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHJR43PassProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the final rule submitted by Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to compliance with title X requirements by project recipients in selecting subrecip...
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2017-04-13
Became Public Law No: 115-23. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1301EngrossDepartment of Defense Appropriations Act, 2017 TITLE I--MILITARY PERSONNEL Provides appropriations for active-duty and reserve personnel in the Army, Navy, Marine Corps, and Air Force (the military departments), and for National Guard personnel in th...
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2017-04-07
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 36.
USHR262IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day. Expresses support for the goals and ideals of National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day. Promotes effective and comprehensive HIV prevention education programs. Urges youth-fri...
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2017-04-07
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1704IntroACCESS Act of 2017 Accessible Care by Curbing Excessive lawSuitS Act of 2017
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2017-04-06
To House Subcommittee on the Constitution And Civil Justice Committee
USHB1362PassTo name the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient clinic in Pago Pago, American Samoa, the Faleomavaega Eni Fa'aua'a Hunkin VA Clinic. (Sec. 1) This bill designates the Department of Veterans Affairs community-based outpatient cli...
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2017-03-31
Became Public Law No: 115-16. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1279IntroHelping Veterans Exposed to Burn Pits Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to establish a center of excellence in the prevention, diagnosis, mitigation, treatment, and rehabilitation of health conditions relating to exposure ...
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2017-03-27
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1676IntroPalliative 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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2017-03-24
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB693IntroPalliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act
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2017-03-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1259EngrossVA Accountability First Act of 2017
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2017-03-21
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1367EngrossTo improve the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to hire and retain physicians and other employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. (Sec. 2) This bill provides that the annual determination of the Veterans H...
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2017-03-21
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1322IntroWomen's Health Protection Act of 2017
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2017-03-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1310IntroSMASH Act Strengthening Mosquito Abatement for Safety and Health Act
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2017-03-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB609PassTo designate the Department of Veterans Affairs health care center in Center Township, Butler County, Pennsylvania, as the "Abie Abraham VA Clinic". This bill designates the Department of Veterans Affairs health care center in Center Township, Butler...
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2017-03-13
Became Public Law No: 115-9. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1436IntroTo provide for reconciliation pursuant to title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2017.
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2017-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1084IntroToday's American Dream Act This bill establishes new programs or amends existing programs related to workforce and community development. It directs: (1) the Department of Labor to award grants for job skills training for older individuals (age 45 or...
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2017-03-10
To House Subcommittee on General Farm Commodities and Risk Management Committee
USSB554IntroA bill to provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 2002 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2017.
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2017-03-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1254IntroVeterans Health ID Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a two-year pilot program under which: (1) eligible veterans may elect to receive hospital care and services at non-VA facilities, and (2) the VA shall reimb...
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2017-03-06
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1133IntroVeterans Transplant Coverage Act of 2017 This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to: (1) provide for an operation on a live donor to carry out a transplant procedure for an eligible veteran notwithstanding that the live donor may...
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2017-03-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1131IntroVA Health Center Management Stability and Improvement Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to develop and implement a plan to hire a director for each VA medical center without a permanent director. Hiring priority shall be g...
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2017-03-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1253IntroMental Health and Substance Abuse Treatment Accessibility Act of 2017
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2017-03-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1275IntroWorld's Greatest Healthcare Plan of 2017 This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the requirements for individuals to maintain minimum essential coverage and for large employers to offer affordable coverage to full time employees. Health ...
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2017-03-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1152IntroCare Veterans Deserve Act of 2017 This bill amends the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to make the Veterans Choice Program permanent. Program eligibility is expanded to include veterans with a 50% service-connected disability....
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2017-03-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1255IntroCCM-CARE Act Cerebral Cavernous Malformations Clinical Awareness, Research, and Education Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to strengthen and coordinate its efforts concernin...
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2017-03-03
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1156IntroPatient Access to Higher Quality Health Care Act of 2017
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2017-03-02
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB527IntroHealth Care Safety Net Enhancement Act of 2017
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2017-03-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB510IntroWomen's Health Protection Act of 2017
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2017-03-02
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB514IntroNo Hero Left Untreated Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out a one-year pilot program to provide access to magnetic EEG/EKG-guided resonance therapy to treat veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder...
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2017-03-02
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB493IntroDepartment of Veterans Affairs Accountability First Act of 2017
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2017-03-02
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1148IntroFAST Act of 2017 Furthering Access to Stroke Telemedicine Act of 2017
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2017-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USSB475IntroCCM-CARE Act Cerebral Cavernous Malformations Clinical Awareness, Research, and Education Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to strengthen and coordinate its efforts concernin...
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2017-02-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1027IntroHallways to Health Act This bill amends titles XIX (Medicaid) and XXI (Children's Health Insurance Program [CHIP]) of the Social Security Act to: establish a grant program for school-based health centers to, with respect to children who are eligible ...
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2017-02-17
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
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