US Congress Subject | Hearing, speech, and vision care

Filter View [Reset All]
Syndicate content
StanceStateBillStatusSummary/TitleLast Actionsort icon
USSB2810IntroVeterans Hearing Benefits Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-11-20
Star Print ordered on the bill.
USSB2601IntroHelen Keller National Center Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2023 the Helen Keller National Center for Youths and Adults Who Are Deaf-Blind.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-10-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4550IntroMinority Diabetes Initiative Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-09-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2134EngrossHelen Keller National Center Reauthorization Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2023 the (1) Helen Keller National Center for Youths and Adults Who Are Deaf-Blind, and (2) Helen Keller National Center Federal Endowment Fund.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-09-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB3866IntroHear our Heroes Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-08-14
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB4129IntroMedicare Demonstration of Coverage for Low Vision Devices Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3975IntroContact Lens Prescription Verification Modernization Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-07-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3762IntroDOC Access Act of 2019 Dental and Optometric Care Access Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-07-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3637IntroAllied Health Workforce Diversity Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2722EngrossSAFE Act Securing America's Federal Elections Act This bill addresses election security through grant programs and requirements for voting systems and paper ballots. The bill establishes requirements for voting systems, including that systems (1) use...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-28
To Senate Rules And Administration Committee
USHB2004IntroEnsuring FEDVIP and FLTCIP Coverage During Shutdowns Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-12
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3137IntroWounded Warrior Service Dog Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-06
To House Subcommittee on Military Personnel
USSB1725IntroMedicare Home Health Flexibility Act of 2019 This bill establishes circumstances under which an occupational therapist may conduct an initial or comprehensive assessment for an individual who is eligible for home health services under Medicare. Speci...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3127IntroMedicare Home Health Flexibility Act This bill establishes circumstances under which an occupational therapist may conduct an initial or comprehensive assessment for an individual who is eligible for home health services under Medicare. Specifically,...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-06-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSR222IntroA resolution recognizing Vision To Learn as a national leader in improving access to prescription eyeglasses for students in low-income communities, thereby helping those students succeed in school, and for providing vision exams to 200,000 students ...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-23
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S3127; text: CR S3116-3117)
USSB1423IntroMedicare and Medicaid Dental, Vision, and Hearing Benefit Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2620IntroFaster Treatments and Cures for Eye Diseases Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-05-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB1129IntroMedicare for All Act of 2019 This bill establishes a national health insurance program that is administered by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Among other requirements, the program must (1) cover all U.S. residents; (2) provide for...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-10
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB2086IntroAccess Technology Affordability Act of 2019 This bill allows a refundable tax credit equal to the amounts paid for qualified access technology for use by a blind individual who is the taxpayer, the taxpayer's spouse, or a dependent of the taxpayer. "...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-04
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2026IntroSafe Equitable Campus Resources and Education Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-02
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB984IntroSafe Equitable Campus Resources and Education Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-02
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB973IntroEnsuring FEDVIP and FLTCIP Coverage During Shutdowns Act
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-04-01
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB815IntroAccess Technology Affordability Act of 2019 This bill allows a refundable tax credit equal to the amounts paid for qualified access technology for use by a blind individual who is the taxpayer, the taxpayer's spouse, or a dependent of the taxpayer. "...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USHR224IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of National Deaf History Month.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-13
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB1384IntroMedicare for All Act of 2019 This bill establishes a national health insurance program that is administered by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Among other requirements, the program must (1) cover all U.S. residents; (2) provide for...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-13
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H2709-2711)
USHB1518IntroMedicare Hearing Aid Coverage Act of 2019 This bill expands Medicare coverage to include hearing aids and related examinations. The Government Accountability Office must study programs that provide assistance for hearing aids and related examinations...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1510IntroPremium Relief Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB576IntroSeniors Have Eyes, Ears, and Teeth Act This bill expands Medicare coverage to include eyeglasses, hearing aids, and dental care.
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1393IntroMedicare Dental, Vision, and Hearing Benefit Act of 2019
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHR147IntroExpressing support for the designation of March 3, 2019, as World Hearing Day. This resolution expresses support for the designation of World Hearing Day. It also recognizes the importance of preventing hearing loss through self-protective behavior a...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB321IntroNeuromyelitis Optica Consortium Act This bill requires the National Institutes of Health to establish, administer, and coordinate a national consortium on neuromyelitis optica (NMO), which is a neurological disease that can cause blindness and paraly...
[Detail][Text][Discuss]
2019-01-25
To House Subcommittee on Health
Syndicate content
feedback