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USHB8076IntroState Veterans Homes Domiciliary Care Flexibility Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8337PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies and extends expiring programs that address health care, surface transportation, agriculture, veterans benefits, and o...
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2020-10-01
Became Public Law No: 116-159.
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB4861EngrossEffective Suicide Screening and Assessment in the Emergency Department Act of 2020 This bill establishes a competitive grant program for up to 40 hospitals with emergency departments and certain on-site professionals to help connect patients in emerg...
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2020-09-30
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6860IntroAid and Attendance Support Act This bill increases the amount of specified Department of Veterans Affairs benefit payments for veterans (or their survivors) who require aid at home or are in nursing homes. Specifically, the bill increases such benefi...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB7469IntroModernizing Veterans' Healthcare Eligibility Act
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB8319IntroContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-23
Rule H. Res. 1129 passed House.
USHB8358IntroNational Coronavirus Commission Act of 2020
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2020-09-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4666IntroNational Coronavirus Commission Act of 2020 This bill establishes, in the legislative branch, the Commission on the Coronavirus Pandemic in the United States and sets forth its powers, duties, funding, and membership. Among other activities, the comm...
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2020-09-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5619EngrossSuicide Prevention Act This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to establish two grant programs to prevent self-harm and suicide. First, HHS must award grants to state, local, and tribal health departments to expand survei...
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2020-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB8322IntroCOVID-19 Hospice Respite Care Relief Act of 2020
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2020-09-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4431IntroEmergency Wildfire and Public Safety Act of 2020 This bill addresses wildfire preparedness and response. Among other things, the bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to select three forest landscapes on which to conduct projects to redu...
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2020-09-16
Committee on Energy and Natural Resources Subcommittee on Public Lands, Forests, and Mining. Hearings held.
USSB2558IntroNursing Home Care for Native American Veterans Act This bill expands eligibility for grants that provide per diem funding to state nursing homes for veterans to include veterans homes established by Native American tribes.
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2020-09-15
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 541.
USHB8245IntroThe Dr. Joseph Costa Honoring Essential Americans Risking Their Safety Act of 2020
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2020-09-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB945IntroMental Health Access Improvement Act of 2019 This bill provides for coverage of marriage and family therapist services and mental health counselor services under Medicare. It also excludes such services from the skilled nursing facility prospective p...
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2020-09-09
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB8114IntroEmergency Support for Nursing Homes and Elder Justice Reform Act of 2020 This bill establishes a series of requirements relating to the quality of care provided in nursing and long-term care facilities, specifically with respect to COVID-19 (i.e., co...
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2020-08-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8073IntroImproving COVID-19 Data Transparency Act
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2020-08-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8079IntroElder Justice Reauthorization Act of 2020
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2020-08-21
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7999IntroSupply Chain Accountability Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to address shortages of personal protective equipment and delays in testing for COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) that are reported b...
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2020-08-11
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7978IntroEmergency Wildfire and Public Safety Act of 2020 This bill addresses wildfire preparedness and response. Among other things, the bill requires the Department of Agriculture (USDA) to select three forest landscapes on which to conduct projects to redu...
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2020-08-10
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USSB4460IntroState Veterans Homes Domiciliary Care Flexibility Act
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2020-08-05
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB4423IntroCOVID-19 Hospice Respite Care Relief Act of 2020
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2020-08-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4375IntroTelehealth Modernization Act This bill modifies requirements relating to coverage of telehealth services under Medicare. Specifically, the bill extends certain flexibilities that were initially authorized during the public health emergency relating t...
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2020-07-30
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4318IntroAmerican Workers, Families, and Employers Assistance Act
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2020-07-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4320IntroCoronavirus Response Additional Supplemental Appropriations Act, 2020
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2020-07-27
To Senate Appropriations Committee
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB7757IntroLong-Term Care Pharmacy Definition Act of 2020
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2020-07-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7493IntroGranny Pods Study Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to study the provision of certain long-term care services for physically or mentally impaired individuals through temporary family health care structu...
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2020-07-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4184IntroAssisted Living Facility Coronavirus Reporting Act
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2020-07-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4182IntroEmergency Support for Nursing Homes and Elder Justice Reform Act of 2020 This bill establishes a series of requirements relating to the quality of care provided in nursing and long-term care facilities, specifically with respect to COVID-19 (i.e., co...
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2020-07-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7463IntroAssisted Living Facility Coronavirus Reporting Act
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2020-07-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7455IntroEquitable Payments for Nursing Facilities Act of 2020 This bill allows the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to adjust the federal per diem payment rate for Medicare skilled nursing facilities in Alaska or Hawaii to reflect the unique circumst...
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2020-07-01
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR621IntroA resolution designating June 15, 2020, as "World Elder Abuse Awareness Day". This resolution designates June 15, 2020, as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
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2020-06-23
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 06/15/2020 CR S2976-2977)
USSB4034IntroCOVID-19 Safer Detention Act of 2020
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2020-06-22
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB7254IntroInfection Control Training and Support Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to ensure that, during the public health emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), at least one of its contracts...
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2020-06-18
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7281IntroDismantle Mass Incarceration For Public Health Act of 2020
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2020-06-18
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB7048IntroNursing Home Pandemic Protection Act This bill establishes several requirements for skilled nursing facilities, nursing facilities, and assisted living facilities to address the outbreak of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the...
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2020-05-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6972IntroNursing Home COVID-19 Protection and Prevention Act of 2020 This bill establishes several programs and requirements to address the outbreak of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in skilled nursing facilities, nursing facilities, intermediate c...
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3772IntroProtecting Our Seniors from the Pandemic Act
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2020-05-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6953IntroPandemic Responder Service Award Act
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2020-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3763IntroPandemic Responder Service Award Act
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2020-05-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3768IntroNursing Home COVID-19 Protection and Prevention Act of 2020 This bill establishes several programs and requirements to address the outbreak of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in skilled nursing facilities, nursing facilities, intermediate c...
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2020-05-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6900IntroEmergency GRACE Act Emergency Grants of Release And Compassion Effectively Act of 2020
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6872IntroSOS Act of 2020 Sending Outside Support Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to distribute funds to allow states to establish strike teams that may be deployed to skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilitie...
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2020-05-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6855IntroFacilitating Virtual Visitation for Nursing Home Residents Act of 2020 This bill provides statutory authority for certain requirements with respect to the rights of residents in Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs). Specifically, the bill requi...
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2020-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6849IntroNursing Facility Quality Reporting Act of 2020 This bill provides statutory authority for the requirement that Medicare skilled nursing facilities and Medicaid nursing facilities report data regarding COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) prepare...
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2020-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6857IntroCOHORT Act of 2020 COVID-19-Only Homes Organized for Resident Treatment Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a program in which Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) may elect to be desig...
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2020-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3698IntroEmergency GRACE Act Emergency Grants of Release And Compassion Effectively Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
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