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S. 1028 - RAISE Family Caregivers Act

Families. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to provide for the establishment and maintenance of a National Family Caregiving Strategy, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

RAISE Family Caregivers Act

S. 1028 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to provide for the establishment and maintenance of a National Family Caregiving Strategy, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to provide for the establishment and maintenance of a National Family Caregiving Strategy, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • RAISE Family Caregivers Act
  • Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage Family Caregivers Act of 2017
  • RAISE Family Caregivers Act
Sponsor
Susan M. Collins
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Families
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    Major Actions
    Introduced5/03/2017
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced5/03/2017
    5/03/2017Introduced in Senate
    5/03/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
    Put on a legislative calendar5/11/2017Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported without amendment favorably.
    5/11/2017Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Reported by Senator Alexander without amendment. Without written report.
    Put on a legislative calendar5/11/2017Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 78.
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    53 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    RAISE Family Caregivers Act

    53 organizations support this bill

    AARP
    AARP (2017, May 5). AARP Applauds Introduction of RAISE Family Caregivers Act. Retrieved May 5, 2017, from AARP.
    ACCSES
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
    Alzheimer's Association
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Alzheimer's Foundation of America
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    America's Health Insurance Plans
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    American Academy of Pediatrics
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
    American Association on Health and Disability
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    American Geriatrics Society
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    American Health Care Association
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    American Heart Association
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    American Network of Community Options and Resources
    American Network of Community Options And Resources (2017, May 5). RAISE Family Caregivers Act Reintroduced in Senate. Retrieved May 8, 2017, from American Network of Community Options And Resources.
    American Society on Aging
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    American Stroke Association
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Association of University Centers on Disabilities
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
    Autism Society of America
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
    Autism Speaks
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Caregiver Action Network
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Caring Across Generations
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Center for Elder Care and Advanced Illness
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Christopher & Dana Reeve Foundation
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Coalition to Transform Advanced Care
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
    Easter Seals
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Family Caregiver Alliance
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Family Voices
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
    Jewish Federations of North America
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Justice in Aging
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Lakeshore Foundation
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    LeadingAge
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Lutheran Services in America
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
    Medicare Rights Center
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Michael J. Fox Foundation
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Adult Day Services Association
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Alliance for Caregiving
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Association for Home Care & Hospice
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Association of Area Agencies on Aging
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Association of Councils on Developmental Disabilities
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Association of Social Workers
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Association of State Directors of Special Education
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
    National Center for Assisted Living
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Committee to Preserve Social Security and Medicare
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Council on Aging
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Disability Rights Network
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
    National Hispanic Council on Aging
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Multiple Sclerosis Society
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Partnership for Hospice Innovation
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    National Respite Coalition
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Oral Health America
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    OWL - The Voice of Midlife and Older Women
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    Paralyzed Veterans of America
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 9). RAISE Act Letter. Retrieved May 15, 2017, from National Association for Home Care & Hospice.
    The Arc
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.
    United Cerebral Palsy
    Undersigned organizations (2017, May 10). Re: Recognize, Assist, Include, Support, and Engage (RAISE) Family Caregivers Act, S. 1028. Retrieved May 10, 2017, from Consortium for Citizens with Disabilities.

    0 organizations oppose this bill

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Support
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Oppose
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$499,177$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,743,868$0
    John BarrassoRWY$479,392$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$2,147,365$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$1,002,626$0
    Roy BluntRMO$998,905$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,276,115$0
    John BoozmanRAR$229,033$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$2,626,730$0
    Richard BurrRNC$904,098$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$746,867$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$703,584$0
    Ben CardinDMD$843,050$0
    Tom CarperDDE$382,522$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$2,094,011$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$1,323,187$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$488,684$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$596,979$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$956,403$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$819,178$0
    John CornynRTX$1,146,820$0
    Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$2,652,345$0
    Tom CottonRAR$744,212$0
    Mike CrapoRID$359,906$0
    Ted CruzRTX$1,254,409$0
    Steve DainesRMT$246,720$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$884,209$0
    Tammy DuckworthDIL$3,133,743$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,330,007$0
    Mike EnziRWY$189,252$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$114,915$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$744,575$0
    Deb FischerRNE$336,606$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$477,527$0
    Al FrankenDMN$1,125,827$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$526,560$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$2,853,586$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$989,726$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$633,751$0
    Kamala D. HarrisDCA$2,502,902$0
    Margaret Wood HassanDNH$2,407,747$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,054,099$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$855,421$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$788,909$0
    Dean HellerRNV$430,515$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$996,670$0
    John HoevenRND$109,316$0
    Jim InhofeROK$191,100$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$773,185$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$573,466$0
    Tim KaineDVA$2,946,097$0
    John KennedyRLA$305,600$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$360,915$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$1,023,816$0
    James LankfordROK$373,411$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$570,789$0
    Mike LeeRUT$376,381$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$468,048$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$1,466,338$0
    John McCainRAZ$588,621$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$3,400,488$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,798,915$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,501,042$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$523,562$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$314,439$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$361,331$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$1,065,062$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,492,217$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,912,949$0
    Rand PaulRKY$429,081$0
    David PerdueRGA$435,667$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$1,765,662$0
    Rob PortmanROH$1,520,483$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$435,545$0
    Jim RischRID$87,000$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$489,736$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$246,314$0
    Marco RubioRFL$812,599$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$107,881$0
    Ben SasseRNE$370,126$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$955,440$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,254,993$0
    Tim ScottRSC$996,630$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$1,609,110$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$297,500$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,431,324$0
    Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$306,068$0
    Jon TesterDMT$1,519,537$0
    John ThuneRSD$499,443$0
    Thom TillisRNC$649,289$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,590,526$0
    Tom UdallDNM$704,974$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD$3,484,649$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,621,021$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$3,866,303$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$666,355$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$262,273$0
    Ron WydenDOR$1,539,992$0
    Todd YoungRIN$667,715$0

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Support
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Oppose
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$499,177$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,743,868$0
    John BarrassoRWY$479,392$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$2,147,365$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$1,002,626$0
    Roy BluntRMO$998,905$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$2,276,115$0
    John BoozmanRAR$229,033$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$2,626,730$0
    Richard BurrRNC$904,098$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$746,867$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$703,584$0
    Ben CardinDMD$843,050$0
    Tom CarperDDE$382,522$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$2,094,011$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$1,323,187$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$488,684$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$596,979$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$956,403$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$819,178$0
    John CornynRTX$1,146,820$0
    Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$2,652,345$0
    Tom CottonRAR$744,212$0
    Mike CrapoRID$359,906$0
    Ted CruzRTX$1,254,409$0
    Steve DainesRMT$246,720$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$884,209$0
    Tammy DuckworthDIL$3,133,743$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$1,330,007$0
    Mike EnziRWY$189,252$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$114,915$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$744,575$0
    Deb FischerRNE$336,606$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$477,527$0
    Al FrankenDMN$1,125,827$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$526,560$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$2,853,586$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$989,726$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$633,751$0
    Kamala D. HarrisDCA$2,502,902$0
    Margaret Wood HassanDNH$2,407,747$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$1,054,099$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$855,421$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$788,909$0
    Dean HellerRNV$430,515$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$996,670$0
    John HoevenRND$109,316$0
    Jim InhofeROK$191,100$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$773,185$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$573,466$0
    Tim KaineDVA$2,946,097$0
    John KennedyRLA$305,600$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$360,915$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$1,023,816$0
    James LankfordROK$373,411$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$570,789$0
    Mike LeeRUT$376,381$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$468,048$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$1,466,338$0
    John McCainRAZ$588,621$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$3,400,488$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$1,798,915$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$1,501,042$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$523,562$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$314,439$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$361,331$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$1,065,062$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$1,492,217$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$1,912,949$0
    Rand PaulRKY$429,081$0
    David PerdueRGA$435,667$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$1,765,662$0
    Rob PortmanROH$1,520,483$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$435,545$0
    Jim RischRID$87,000$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$489,736$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$246,314$0
    Marco RubioRFL$812,599$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$107,881$0
    Ben SasseRNE$370,126$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$955,440$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$2,254,993$0
    Tim ScottRSC$996,630$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$1,609,110$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$297,500$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$1,431,324$0
    Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$306,068$0
    Jon TesterDMT$1,519,537$0
    John ThuneRSD$499,443$0
    Thom TillisRNC$649,289$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$1,590,526$0
    Tom UdallDNM$704,974$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD$3,484,649$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$1,621,021$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$3,866,303$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$666,355$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$262,273$0
    Ron WydenDOR$1,539,992$0
    Todd YoungRIN$667,715$0

    Interest Groups that support this bill

    $ Donated
    Attorneys & law firms$63,882,327
    Women's issues$13,641,171
    Other physician specialists$10,477,315
    Accident & health insurance$4,316,756
    Nursing homes$3,369,179
    Health care services$2,332,643
    Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,811
    Home care services$1,198,598
    Public school teachers, administrators & officials$1,080,095
    Children's rights$676,236
    Welfare & Social Work$637,150
    Health & welfare policy$632,146
    Churches, clergy & religious organizations$563,462
    Military$328,208
    Elderly issues/Social Security$259,310
    Human Rights$66,650

    Interest Groups that oppose this bill

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