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USHB4374PassTo amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to authorize additional emergency uses for medical products to reduce deaths and severity of injuries caused by agents of war, and for other purposes.
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2017-12-12
Became Public Law No: 115-92.
USHB4620IntroProtecting Families and Small Businesses Act of 2017
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2017-12-12
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4616IntroTo amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to provide for a temporary moratorium on the employer mandate and to provide for a delay in the implementation of the excise tax on high cost employer-sponsored health coverage.
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2017-12-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4619IntroTo amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to provide temporary relief from the annual fee imposed on health insurance providers, to the extent that such fee is due to Puerto Rican health insurance.
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2017-12-12
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB1313IntroPreserving Employee Wellness Programs Act This bill exempts workplace wellness programs from: (1) limitations under the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 on medical examinations and inquiries of employees, (2) the prohibition on collecting gene...
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2017-12-11
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 341.
USSR352IntroA resolution designating the week of December 3 through December 9, 2017, as "National Nurse-Managed Health Clinic Week".
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2017-12-07
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7935; text: CR S7932)
USSB2212IntroNational Biomedical Research Act
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2017-12-07
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB1148IntroFAST Act of 2017 Furthering Access to Stroke Telemedicine Act of 2017
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2017-12-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 328.
USHB2557IntroProstate Cancer Misdiagnosis Elimination Act of 2017
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2017-12-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 331.
USHB3120IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the volume of future electronic health record-related significant hardship requests.
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2017-12-06
Reported by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 115-445, Part I.
USHB3263IntroTo amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend the Medicare independence at home medical practice demonstration program.
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2017-12-06
Reported (Amended) by the Committee on Energy and Commerce. H. Rept. 115-446, Part I.
USHB3271IntroProtecting Access to Diabetes Supplies Act of 2017 This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to modify provisions relating to Medicare's competitive acquisition program (through which rates are set through a competitive biddi...
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2017-12-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 329.
USHB3245IntroMedicare Civil and Criminal Penalties Update Act
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2017-12-06
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 330.
USSB2146IntroUrban Indian Health Parity Act
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2017-12-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4572IntroWorst-Case Scenario Hospital Preparedness Act
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2017-12-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4573IntroGun Violence Research Act of 2017
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2017-12-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR346IntroA resolution recognizing the importance and effectiveness of trauma-informed care.
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2017-12-01
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4515IntroTo amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to provide for a special rule during the first quarter of fiscal year 2018 for the redistribution of certain Children's Health Insurance Program allocations for certain shortfall States.
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2017-12-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2183IntroCHIP Stability Act
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2017-12-01
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4501IntroCombating the Opioid Epidemic Act
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2017-11-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4487IntroMedical Innovation Act of 2017
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2017-11-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4482IntroOpioid Abuse Deterrence, Research, and Recovery Act of 2017
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2017-11-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2172IntroMedical Innovation Act of 2017
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2017-11-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB304PassProtecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act of 2017 (Sec. 2) This bill amends the Controlled Substances Act to direct the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) to register an emergency medical services (EMS) agency to administer controlled...
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2017-11-17
Became Public Law No: 115-83. (TXT | PDF)
USHR627IntroRecognizing that access to hospitals and other health care providers for patients in rural areas of the United States is essential to the survival and success of communities in the United States.
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2017-11-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR625IntroSupporting the goals, activities, and ideals of Prematurity Awareness Month.
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2017-11-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR336IntroA resolution recognizing the seriousness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome and expressing support for the designation of the month of September 2018 as "Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Awareness Month".
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2017-11-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB2157IntroDrug-Price Transparency in Communications Act
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2017-11-16
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4418IntroEQUIP Act of 2017 Enhancing Questions to Understand Intentions for Pregnancy Act of 2017
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2017-11-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2156IntroHospital Payment Fairness Act of 2017
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2017-11-16
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4443IntroUrban Indian Health Parity Act
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2017-11-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1415IntroEnd Neglected Tropical Diseases Act This bill expands programs to address neglected tropical diseases (NTDs), which are infections caused by pathogens, including viruses, microbes, and helminths (parasitic worms), that disproportionately impact indiv...
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2017-11-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4401IntroRecidivism Reduction Act
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2017-11-15
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB4404IntroState CHIP Flexibility Act of 2017
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2017-11-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4390IntroHometown Heroes Relief Act of 2017
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2017-11-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2125IntroTargeted Opioid Funding Act
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2017-11-14
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4392IntroTo provide that the provision of the Medicare Program: Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment and Ambulatory Surgical Center Payment Systems and Quality Reporting Programs final regulation relating to changes in the payment amount for certain drugs ...
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2017-11-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2121IntroEnsuring Access to Air Ambulance Services Act of 2017
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2017-11-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB4388IntroForgotten Families Recovery Act of 2017
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2017-11-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHR617IntroExpressing support for the designation of the third Thursday of November as "World Wide Pressure Injury Prevention Day".
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2017-11-13
To House Oversight And Government Reform Committee
USHB4236IntroMONITOR Act of 2017 Monitoring and Obtaining Needed Information to Track Opioids Responsibly Act of 2017
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2017-11-10
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4259IntroLifesaving Librarians Act
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2017-11-10
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHR610IntroExpressing support for the designation of November 9, 2017, as "National Diabetes Heart Health Awareness Day", coinciding with American Diabetes Month.
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2017-11-10
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4256IntroBOLD Infrastructure for Alzheimer's Act Building Our Largest Dementia Infrastructure for Alzheimer's Act
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2017-11-10
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHCR91IntroExpressing the sense of Congress that public health professionals should be commended for their dedication and continued service to the United States on "Public Health Thank You Day", November 20, 2017.
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2017-11-10
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4249IntroDisaster Displacement Act of 2017
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2017-11-10
To House Subcommittee on Health Committee
USHB4353IntroMissed Opportunities in Public Health and Biomedical Research Act of 2017
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2017-11-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR329IntroA resolution expressing support for the designation of October 2017 as "National Audiology Awareness Month".
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2017-11-09
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7167; text: CR S7159)
USSR325IntroA resolution expressing support for designation of the week of October 29 through November 4, 2017, as "National Obesity Care Week". Expresses support for the designation of October 29-November 4, 2017, as National Obesity Care Week. Encourages open ...
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2017-11-08
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7121; text: CR S7120)
USSR324IntroA resolution designating November 9, 2017, as "National Diabetes Heart Health Awareness Day", coinciding with American Diabetes Month.
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2017-11-08
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S7120-7121; text: CR S7119-7120)
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