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USHB6EnrollSUPPORT 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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2018-10-16
Presented to President.
USHB2422EngrossAction for Dental Health Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize oral health promotion and disease prevention programs through FY2022. The Department of Health and Human Services may award grants or enter in...
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2018-10-12
Message on Senate action sent to the House.
USHB302PassSports Medicine Licensure Clarity Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill extends the liability insurance coverage of a state-licensed medical professional to another state when the professional provides medical services to an athlete, athletic team, or team ...
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2018-10-05
Became Public Law No: 115-254.
USHB6980IntroBreast Cancer Patient Equity Act
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2018-09-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB465IntroIndependent Outside Audit of the Indian Health Service Act of 2017 This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services to contract with private entities to assess the health care delivery systems and financial management of the Indian Heal...
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2018-09-26
Committee on Indian Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USHB6778IntroMedicaid Substance Use Disorder Treatment via Telehealth Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to develop guidance for states on how to obtain federal reimbursement under Medicaid for substance use disorder telehealth se...
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2018-09-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6781IntroMental Health Telemedicine Expansion Act
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2018-09-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2EngrossAgriculture and Nutrition Act of 2018 This bill (commonly known as the farm bill) reauthorizes through FY2023 and modifies Department of Agriculture (USDA) programs that address: commodity support, conservation, trade and international food aid, nutr...
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2018-09-05
Conference held.
USSB3392IntroMOMS Act Modernizing Obstetric Medicine Standards Act of 2018
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2018-08-28
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3361IntroFair Trade with China Enforcement Act
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2018-08-21
To Senate Finance 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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2018-08-01
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USSB3346IntroACCESS BROADBAND Act Advancing Critical Connectivity Expands Service, Small Business Resources, Opportunities, Access, and Data Based on Assessed Need and Demand Act
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2018-08-01
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB5418EngrossVeterans Affairs Medical-Surgical Purchasing Stabilization Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), in procuring medical, surgical, dental, or laboratory items for VA medical facilities through the Medical Surgical Pri...
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2018-08-01
Committee on Veterans' Affairs. Hearings held.
USHB184EngrossProtect Medical Innovation Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Internal Revenue Code to repeal the excise tax on the sale of a medical device by the manufacturer, producer, or importer.
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2018-07-26
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 528.
USHB5865IntroAddiction Prevention and Responsible Opioid Practices Act
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2018-07-24
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USHB3994EngrossACCESS BROADBAND Act Advancing Critical Connectivity Expands Service, Small Business Resources, Opportunities, Access, and Data Based on Assessed Need and Demand Act This bill requires the Department of Commerce to establish the Office of Internet Co...
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2018-07-24
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHB3696IntroWounded Warrior Workforce Enhancement Act This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to award grants to eligible institutions to: (1) establish a master's degree program in orthotics and prosthetics, or (2) expand upon an existing mast...
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2018-06-27
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee (Amended) by Voice Vote .
USHB6110EngrossDr. Todd Graham Pain Management, Treatment, and Recovery Act of 2018
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2018-06-25
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
USSB3120IntroHEAL Act of 2018 Helping to End Addiction and Lessen Substance Use Disorders Act of 2018
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2018-06-25
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 484.
USHB5590EngrossOpioid Addiction Action Plan Act (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to develop an action plan to provide recommendations on changes to the Medicare and Medicaid programs to enhance: (1) the treatment and pr...
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2018-06-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5776IntroMOST Act Medicare and Opioid Safe Treatment Act
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2018-06-19
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Ways and Means. H. Rept. 115-764, Part I.
USHB5294EngrossTreating Barriers to Prosperity Act of 2018 This bill allows the Appalachian Regional Commission to support projects and activities addressing drug abuse, including opioid abuse. Such projects and activities may include those that: facilitate the sha...
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2018-06-14
To Senate Environment And Public Works Committee
USHB5483EngrossSpecial Registration for Telemedicine Clarification Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Controlled Substances Act to establish a deadline for the Drug Enforcement Administration to promulgate regulations for the special registration of practiti...
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2018-06-13
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3528IntroEvery Prescription Conveyed Securely Act
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 582.
USHB5603IntroAccess to Telehealth Services for Substance Use Disorders Act
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2018-06-12
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 579.
USHB6001IntroFair Trade with China Enforcement Act
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2018-06-08
To House Subcommittee on Trade Committee
USSB3008IntroDr. Todd Graham Pain Management Improvement Act of 2018
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2018-06-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2372PassJohn S. McCain III, Daniel K. Akaka, and Samuel R. Johnson VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018 VA MISSION Act of 2018 (Sec. 2) This bill requires the Department of the Interior to provide outer bu...
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2018-06-06
Became Public Law No: 115-182.
USSB204PassTrickett Wendler, Frank Mongiello, Jordan McLinn, and Matthew Bellina Right to Try Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to exempt, from specified requirements and restrictions under that Act and other laws, t...
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2018-05-30
Became Public Law No: 115-176.
USHB5722IntroDr. Todd Graham Pain Management Improvement Act of 2018 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to publish a report on whether Medicare payments, coverage, and coding policies for non-opioid pain management treatments should b...
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2018-05-25
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR306IntroRecognizing the impact of tribology on the United States economy and competitiveness in providing solutions to critical technical problems in manufacturing, energy production and use, transportation vehicles and infrastructure, greenhouse gas emissio...
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Research and Technology Committee
USHB5594IntroImproving Access to Remote Behavioral Health Treatment Act of 2018
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2018-05-22
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, Homeland Security, And Investigations Committee
USSB2904IntroMedicaid Substance Use Disorder Treatment via Telehealth Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to develop guidance for states on how to obtain federal reimbursement under Medicaid for substance use disorder telehealth se...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2901IntroExpanding Telehealth Response to Ensure Addiction Treatment Act eTREAT Act This bill expands the availability of substance use disorder telehealth services under Medicare. Under current law, telehealth services are generally covered under Medicare on...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2906IntroVA MISSION Act of 2018 VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018 This bill consolidates Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) community care programs, revises other VA health care programs and facilities ...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB2910IntroTeleCAST Act Telehealth for Children's Access to Services and Treatment Act This bill requires the Government Accountability Office to report on children's access to substance use disorder services under Medicaid. The report must include an analysis ...
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2018-05-22
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5674IntroVA MISSION Act of 2018 VA Maintaining Internal Systems and Strengthening Integrated Outside Networks Act of 2018 This bill consolidates Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) community care programs, revises other VA health care programs and facilities ...
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2018-05-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 516.
USSB2826IntroFair Trade with China Enforcement Act This bill revises trade, finance, and tax provisions with respect to China. The bill directs the Department of Commerce to prohibit the export of certain U.S. technology and intellectual property to China. The bi...
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2018-05-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4EngrossFAA Reauthorization Act of 2018
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2018-05-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 401.
USSB2680IntroOpioid Crisis Response Act of 2018
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2018-05-07
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 398.
USSB2769IntroA bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to provide for an action plan on recommendations for changes under Medicare and Medicaid to prevent opioids addictions and enhance access to medication-assisted treatment, and for other pur...
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2018-04-26
To Senate Finance Committee
USSR479IntroA resolution designating April 2018 as "National Donate Life Month".
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2018-04-23
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S2349; text: CR S2348)
USSB2729IntroAddiction Prevention and Responsible Opioid Practices Act
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2018-04-23
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5566IntroTo establish a technology-based job training and education program.
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2018-04-18
To House Education And The Workforce Committee
USHR827IntroExpressing support for the designation of April 2018 as "National Donate Life Month".
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2018-04-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR812IntroSupporting quality of life for prostate cancer patients.
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2018-04-12
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB1660EngrossGlobal Health Innovation Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill directs the Administrator of the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to report to Congress, annually for four years, on the development and use of global health innovations in USAI...
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2018-03-22
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 364.
USSB2193IntroCaring for our Veterans Act of 2017
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2018-03-07
By Senator Isakson from Committee on Veterans' Affairs filed written report. Report No. 115-212.
USHB3497IntroModernization of Medical Records Access for Veterans Act of 2017 This bill directs the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to carry out in at least one Veterans Integrated Services Network a pilot program for at least a 12-month period during which v...
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2018-03-07
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB2460IntroEvery Prescription Conveyed Securely Act
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2018-02-27
To Senate Finance Committee
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