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USHB1319EngrossProvides 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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2021-03-06
Passed Senate with an amendment by Yea-Nay Vote. 50 - 49. Record Vote Number: 110.
USHB351IntroTo amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008 to exclude from income, for the purpose of determining eligibility and benefits, income received from cost of living adjustments made under titles II and XVI of the Social Security Act and from supplementar...
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2021-02-24
To House Subcommittee on Nutrition, Oversight, and Department Operations
USSB263IntroA bill to preserve health benefits for workers.
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2021-02-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB230IntroA bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to codify certain infection control and emergency preparedness regulations, to prohibit a reduction in the frequency of surveys of skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities, and ...
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2021-02-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB828IntroTo amend title XVIII and title XIX of the Social Security Act to codify certain infection control and emergency preparedness regulations, to prohibit a reduction in the frequency of surveys of skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities, to pro...
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2021-02-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB844IntroTo amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to increase enforcement under Medicare and Medicaid for skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilities during the COVID-19 emergency period and other infectious disease outbreak periods, and...
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2021-02-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB727IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure communications accessibility for residents of skilled nursing facilities during the COVID-19 emergency period.
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2021-02-02
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB149IntroA bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide Secretarial authority to temporarily waive or modify application of certain Medicare requirements with respect to ambulance services furnished during certain emergency periods.
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2021-02-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB150IntroA bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the inclusion of certain audio-only diagnoses in the determination of risk adjustment for Medicare Advantage plans, and for other purposes.
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2021-02-02
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB598IntroTo amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve the quality of care in skilled nursing facilities under the Medicare program and nursing facilities under the Medicare program during the COVID-19 emergency period, and for other pur...
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2021-01-28
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB533IntroModifies provisions requiring health insurance plans to cover COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) diagnostic testing services at no cost, without prior authorization, and without medical management requirements. The bill specifies that a plan m...
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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.
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2021-01-28
To House Appropriations Committee
USSB100IntroRequires the following obligations to be granted priority over all other U.S. obligations if the public debt reaches the statutory limit: principal and interest on debt held by the public; compensation, allowances, and benefits for members of the Arm...
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2021-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB97IntroProvides for Medicare coverage of dental and oral health services, including routine diagnostic and preventive services, basic and major dental services, and emergency care; dental prostheses are also covered. Currently, such services are excluded fr...
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2021-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB502IntroProvides for Medicare coverage of dental and oral health services, including routine diagnostic and preventive services, basic and major dental services, and emergency care; dental prostheses are also covered. Currently, such services are excluded fr...
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2021-01-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR61IntroThis resolution affirms the House of Representatives' obligation to fulfill the promises made to senior citizens of the United States regarding access to Medicare and Social Security. It also rejects any changes to Medicare or Social Security that di...
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2021-01-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB480IntroModifies provisions relating to enrollment periods for Medicare medical services. Among other things, the bill establishes a late enrollment penalty of 15% of monthly premiums and applies the penalty for a period equal to twice the number of months i...
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2021-01-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB489IntroLimits the scope of guidance issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) regarding the secondary road criteria for Medicare critical access hospitals (CAHs). Currently, in order to qualify as a CAH under Medicare, a hospital must eit...
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2021-01-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB469IntroProvides for Medicare, Medicaid, and private health insurance coverage of certain tattooing services in connection with post-mastectomy breast reconstruction, and aligns the scope of Medicare and Medicaid coverage of such breast reconstruction with t...
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2021-01-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB432IntroProvides 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 payment system, and authorizes marriage and family thera...
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2021-01-21
To House Energy And Commerce 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.
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2021-01-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB341IntroTo make permanent certain telehealth flexibilities established in response to COVID-19.
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2021-01-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB315IntroContinues to exempt Medicare from budget sequestration orders until the end of the public health emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019).
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2021-01-13
To House Budget Committee
USHB318IntroProvides for Medicare payment of certain at-home diagnostic tests and telehealth assessments that are provided in relation to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, during the public health emergency, the bill requires Medicare paym...
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2021-01-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB56IntroProvides for coverage of medical foods under Medicare, Medicaid, the Children's Health Insurance Program, and TRICARE. The bill also requires private health insurance providers to cover medical foods. Generally, a medical food is a food prescribed by...
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2021-01-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB25IntroImposes a national sales tax on the use or consumption in the United States of taxable property or services in lieu of the current income taxes, payroll taxes, and estate and gift taxes. The rate of the sales tax will be 23% in 2023, with adjustments...
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2021-01-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB107IntroEstablishes several grant programs and requirements for registries that collect data from lung cancer screenings with low-dose computed tomography (LDCT) under Medicare. (Currently, for purposes of Medicare coverage, radiology imaging facilities that...
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2021-01-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB142IntroEstablishes additional requirements that certain hospitals must meet in order to participate in Medicare. Specifically, as a condition of Medicare participation, hospitals and critical access hospitals that provide neonatal or infant care must have a...
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2021-01-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
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