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USHR245IntroCalling for renewed, decisive, and robust international collaboration and coordination to fight COVID-19 across Africa.
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2021-03-25
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute.
USHB705IntroMakes it a crime for a physician to knowingly perform an abortion (1) without determining whether the fetus has a detectable heartbeat, (2) without informing the mother of the results, or (3) after determining that a fetus has a detectable heartbeat....
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB912IntroDirects the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to provide mental health and suicide prevention outreach to American Indian and Alaska Native veterans. Specifically, the bill requires that each VA medical center have a full-time minority veteran coor...
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB959IntroTo end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1123IntroRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to complete a review of the deaths of all covered veterans who died by suicide during the five-year period preceding the enactment of this bill. Covered veterans are those who received VA hospital care...
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2021-03-22
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB485EngrossReauthorizes through FY2027 and revises the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act and the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment and Adoption Reform Act of 1978 to expand services for preventing and treating child abuse. Specifically, the bill estab...
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2021-03-17
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions 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...
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2021-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB746IntroRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs to get a medical opinion to determine if a service-connected disability was the principal or contributory cause of death in situations where a veteran's death certificate identifies COVID-19 (i.e., coronavi...
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2021-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB765IntroRequires the directors of medical facilities of the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to submit to the VA and Congress an annual fact sheet containing specified information about their facility of jurisdiction (e.g., the number of veterans treated ...
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2021-03-16
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USHB958IntroRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to implement the maternity care coordination program. The VA must provide community maternity care providers (i.e., non-VA maternity care providers) with training and support with respect to the unique...
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2021-03-16
[Hearing: Apr 15 @ 10:00 am]
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB783IntroProvides FY2021 supplemental appropriations for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to prevent, prepare for, and respond to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the bill provides appropriations to the HHS Public Heal...
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2021-03-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1319PassProvides additional relief to address the continued impact of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Specifically, the bill provides funding for agriculture a...
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2021-03-11
Became Public Law No: 117-2.
USHB1835IntroProvides FY2021 supplemental appropriations for the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to prevent, prepare for, and respond to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the bill provides appropriations to the HHS Public Heal...
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2021-03-11
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB674IntroA bill to support public health infrastructure.
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2021-03-10
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB681IntroA bill to report data on COVID-19 immigration detention facilities and local correctional facilities that contract with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-10
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USHB943IntroTo address social determinants of maternal health with respect to pregnant and postpartum individuals, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-09
To House Biotechnology, Horticulture, and Research Committee
USHB185IntroAddresses the sharing of medical information and disability examination procedures between the Departments of Defense (DOD) and Veterans Affairs (VA). It requires that if a member of the Armed Forces who is required to receive a physical examination ...
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2021-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB345IntroRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide abortion counseling to a veteran who has an unwanted pregnancy.
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2021-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB360IntroRequires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to automate the collection of outstanding, overdue, and incomplete payments of third-party health insurance claims, regardless of the amount owed under any single claim. The VA must seek to enter a con...
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2021-03-08
To House Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations
USSB578EngrossExpands the definition of major food allergen for purposes of certain food-labeling requirements to specifically include sesame. In addition, the Department of Health and Human Services must report on certain information related to food allergy resea...
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2021-03-08
Held at the desk.
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...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB381IntroTo amend title 18, United States Code, to prohibit certain abortion procedures, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB532IntroCreates new federal crimes related to the performance of an abortion on an unborn child who has Down syndrome. It subjects a violator to criminal penalties—a fine, a prison term of up to five years, or both. It also authorizes civil remedies, inclu...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB458IntroRequires an investigation and reports for each death of an alien in Department of Homeland Security or Department of Health and Human Services custody. Within 24 hours of such a death, the relevant department shall provide to Congress a publicly avai...
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2021-03-05
To House Subcommittee on Immigration and Citizenship
USSR95IntroThis resolution supports measures and funding to address the disproportionate impacts of the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic on women and girls globally. The resolution urges the executive branch to (1) uphold the rights of crisis-...
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2021-03-04
To Senate Foreign Relations Committee
USHR186IntroCalling for the immediate release of Trevor Reed, a United States citizen who was unjustly found guilty and sentenced to nine years in a Russian prison.
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2021-03-03
To House Foreign Affairs Committee
USHB137IntroAuthorizes FY2022 appropriations for the Department of Justice, the Department of Health and Human Services, and the Social Security Administration to (1) increase access to mental health care treatment and services, and (2) promote reporting of ment...
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2021-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USSB512IntroA bill to require the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to collect and report certain data concerning COVID-19.
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2021-03-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB500IntroA bill to prohibit the transfer or sale of certain consumer health information, and for other purposes.
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2021-03-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1406IntroRequires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to analyze the impact of expanded Medicare telehealth services that were authorized through emergency waivers related to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) pandemic. In developing ...
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2021-02-27
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1370IntroTo require the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to collect and report certain data concerning COVID-19.
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2021-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1391IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services and other Federal officials to compile into a searchable database information relating to Federal support for biomedical research and development related to COVID-19, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1350IntroRequires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to publish and periodically update guidance for hospitals, freestanding birth centers, and other maternal care providers on ways to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity under Medicaid and...
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2021-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1371IntroMaking supplemental appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2021, providing coronavirus emergency response and relief, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-25
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB482IntroRequires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to coordinate with specified federal entities to compile a public database of federal contracts, tax benefits, and other support for COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) biomedical resea...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB467IntroRequires the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants to hospitals to improve their capacity to identify patients in emergency departments who are at risk of suicide and connect those patients with mental health treatments and services...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB454IntroEstablishes a presumption of service-connection for certain diseases becoming manifest in a veteran who served on active duty at Karshi-Khanabad (K2) Air Base in Uzbekistan between January 1, 2001, and December 31, 2005. Specifically, there must be a...
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2021-02-25
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB485IntroA bill to establish a grant program for family community organizations that provide support for individuals struggling with substance use disorder and their families.
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2021-02-25
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1306IntroTo establish the Commission on the Coronavirus Pandemic in the United States.
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2021-02-25
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1355IntroEstablishes a presumption of service-connection for certain diseases becoming manifest in a veteran who served on active duty at Karshi-Khanabad (K2) Air Base in Uzbekistan between January 1, 2001, and December 31, 2005. Specifically, there must be a...
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2021-02-25
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1364IntroTo amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to strengthen parity in mental health and substance use disorder benefits, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-25
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1324IntroRequires the Department of Health and Human Services to award grants to hospitals to improve their capacity to identify patients in emergency departments who are at risk of suicide and connect those patients with mental health treatments and services...
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2021-02-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB411IntroA bill to improve Federal efforts with respect to the prevention of maternal mortality, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1268IntroEstablishes a program to disseminate information about COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) vaccinations. To carry out this program, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) must award grants to health departments and certain nonprof...
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB412IntroA bill to establish the Commission on the Coronavirus Pandemic in the United States.
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2021-02-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB408IntroRequires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to publish and periodically update guidance for hospitals, freestanding birth centers, and other maternal care providers on ways to reduce maternal mortality and morbidity under Medicaid and...
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2021-02-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB423IntroA bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a grant program to protect vulnerable mothers and babies from climate change risks, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-24
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1255IntroTo promote and protect from discrimination living organ donors.
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1305IntroConcerns the burdens that federal and state laws, policies, and regulations may place upon people living with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). The bill directs the Department of Justice (DOJ), the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), and...
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2021-02-24
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB1212IntroTo end preventable maternal mortality and severe maternal morbidity in the United States and close disparities in maternal health outcomes, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Health
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