Accident & health insurance

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2013 H.R. 1129 (113th) CobleSupportNo
To limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (by CRS)
Family Health Care Flexibility Act H.R. 1248 (113th) PaulsenSupportNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal certain limitations on health care benefits. (by CRS)
Auto Enroll Repeal Act H.R. 1254 (113th) HudsonSupportNo
To repeal a requirement that new employees of certain employers be automatically enrolled in the employer's health benefits plan. (by More
To repeal a requirement that new employees of certain employers be automatically enrolled in the employer's health benefits plan. (by CRS) Hide
Standard of Care Protection Act of 2013 H.R. 1473 (113th) GingreySupportNo
To prevent certain Federal health care laws from establishing health care provider standards of care in medical malpractice cases, and for other purposes. (by More
To prevent certain Federal health care laws from establishing health care provider standards of care in medical malpractice cases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Access to Professional Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2013 H.R. 2328 (113th) RogersSupportNo
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by More
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by CRS) Hide
Save American Workers Act of 2014 H.R. 2575 (113th) YoungSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 30-hour threshold for classification as a full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 30-hour threshold for classification as a full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and replace it with 40 hours. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 Respecting the Scoring of Preventive Health Savings. H.R. 2663 (113th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings. (by CRS)
Authority for Mandate Delay Act H.R. 2667 (113th) GriffinSupportNo
To delay the application of the employer health insurance mandate, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Forty Hours Is Full Time Act of 2013 H.R. 2988 (113th) LipinskiSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS) Hide
Telemedicine for Medicare Act of 2013 H.R. 3077 (113th) NunesSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State.… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Section 9010 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to Delay the Application of the Health Insurance Provider Annual Fee Until 2016 and to Provide a Process to Return to Consumers Any Amounts Attributable to the Expected Application of the Annual Fee to 2014 or 2015. H.R. 3367 (113th) BoustanySupportNo
To amend section 9010 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to delay the application of the health insurance provider annual fee until 2016 and to provide a process to return to consumers… More
To amend section 9010 of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to delay the application of the health insurance provider annual fee until 2016 and to provide a process to return to consumers any amounts attributable to the expected application of the annual fee to 2014 or 2015. (by CRS) Hide
Telehealth Modernization Act of 2013 H.R. 3750 (113th) MatsuiSupportNo
To promote the provision of telehealth by establishing a Federal standard for telehealth, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 H.R. 3830 (113th) CampSupportNo
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
To establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Saving Lives, Saving Costs Act H.R. 4106 (113th) BarrSupportNo
To provide for the development and dissemination of clinical practice guidelines and the establishment of a right of removal to Federal courts for defendants in medical malpractice actions involving… More
To provide for the development and dissemination of clinical practice guidelines and the establishment of a right of removal to Federal courts for defendants in medical malpractice actions involving a Federal payor, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 H.R. 4302 (113th) PittsSupportNo
To amend the Social Security Act to extend Medicare payments to physicians and other provisions of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Social Security Act to extend Medicare payments to physicians and other provisions of the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expatriate Health Coverage Clarification Act of 2014 H.R. 4414 (113th) CarneySupportNo
To clarify the treatment under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of health plans in which expatriates are the primary enrollees, and for other purposes. (by More
To clarify the treatment under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of health plans in which expatriates are the primary enrollees, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expanding the Availability of Medicare Data Act H.R. 4418 (113th) RyanSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase access to Medicare data. (by CRS)
Insurance Capital Standards Clarification Act of 2014 H.R. 4510 (113th) MillerSupportNo
To clarify the application of certain leverage and risk-based requirements under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (by More
To clarify the application of certain leverage and risk-based requirements under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (by CRS) Hide
VBID for Better Care Act of 2014 H.R. 5183 (113th) BlackSupportNo
To establish a demonstration program requiring the utilization of Value-Based Insurance Design to demonstrate that reducing the copayments or coinsurance charged to Medicare beneficiaries for… More
To establish a demonstration program requiring the utilization of Value-Based Insurance Design to demonstrate that reducing the copayments or coinsurance charged to Medicare beneficiaries for selected high-value prescription medications and clinical services can increase their utilization and ultimately improve clinical outcomes and lower health care expenditures. (by CRS) Hide
To Repeal the Annual Fee on Health Insurance Providers Enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. H.R. 763 (113th) BoustanySupportNo
To repeal the annual fee on health insurance providers enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2013 H.R. 962 (113th) DavisSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries. (by CRS)
Forty Hours Is Full Time Act of 2013 S. 1188 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of full-time employee for purposes of the individual mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by… More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of full-time employee for purposes of the individual mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Better Health Rewards Program Act of 2013 S. 1228 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to establish a program to provide incentive payments to participating Medicare beneficiaries who voluntarily establish and maintain better health. (by More
A bill to establish a program to provide incentive payments to participating Medicare beneficiaries who voluntarily establish and maintain better health. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 Respecting the Scoring of Preventive Health Savings. S. 1422 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings. (by CRS)
Restoring Access to Medication Act S. 1647 (113th) RobertsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by More
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities Act of 2014 S. 1900 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 S. 2000 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare SGR Repeal and Beneficiary Access Improvement Act of 2014 S. 2110 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and to improve Medicare and Medicaid payments, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and to improve Medicare and Medicaid payments, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Insurance Capital Standards Clarification Act of 2014 S. 2270 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to clarify the application of certain leverage and risk-based requirements under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (by More
A bill to clarify the application of certain leverage and risk-based requirements under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. (by CRS) Hide
Small Business Health Relief Act of 2013 S. 24 (113th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to lower health premiums and increase choice for small businesses. (by CRS)
Excellence in Mental Health Act S. 264 (113th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to expand access to community mental health centers and improve the quality of mental health care for all Americans. (by More
A bill to expand access to community mental health centers and improve the quality of mental health care for all Americans. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2013 S. 452 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries. (by CRS)
Medication Therapy Management Empowerment Act of 2013 S. 557 (113th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to medication therapy management under part D of the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to medication therapy management under part D of the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Jobs and Premium Protection Act S. 603 (113th) BarrassoSupportNo
A bill to repeal the annual fee on health insurance providers enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
Family Health Care Flexibility Act S. 610 (113th) JohannsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal certain limitations on health care benefits. (by CRS)
Fiscal Responsibility and Retirement Security Act of 2011 H.R. 1173 (112th) BoustanySupportNo
To repeal the CLASS program. (by CRS)
Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2012 H.R. 1864 (112th) CobleSupportNo
To limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (by CRS)
Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act H.R. 2 (112th) CantorSupportNo
To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by More
To repeal the job-killing health care law and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by CRS) Hide
Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011 H.R. 2008 (112th) IssaSupportNo
To amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of… More
To amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of receiving a Federal contract. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Access to Healthcare Act H.R. 5 (112th) GingreySupportNo
To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system. (by More
To improve patient access to health care services and provide improved medical care by reducing the excessive burden the liability system places on the health care delivery system. (by CRS) Hide
Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011 S. 1100 (112th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of… More
A bill to amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of receiving a Federal contract. (by CRS) Hide
Restoring Access to Medication Act S. 1368 (112th) RobertsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by More
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by CRS) Hide
Access to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2012 S. 2068 (112th) LandrieuSupportNo
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by More
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by CRS) Hide
Access to Independent Health Insurance Advisors Act of 2012 S. 2288 (112th) LandrieuSupportNo
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by More
A bill to amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to preserve consumer and employer access to licensed independent insurance producers. (by CRS) Hide
Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2012 S. 3485 (112th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (by More
A bill to limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (by CRS) Hide
Debit Interchange Fee Study Act of 2011 S. 575 (112th) TesterSupportNo
A bill to study the market and appropriate regulatory structure for electronic debit card transactions, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to study the market and appropriate regulatory structure for electronic debit card transactions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Meth Mouth Prevention and Community Recovery Act H.R. 1671 (111th) LarsenSupportNo
To understand and comprehensively address the oral health problems associated with methamphetamine use. (by CRS)
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 H.R. 2 (111th) PalloneSupportYes
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 H.R. 3200 (111th) DingellOpposeNo
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Empowering Patients First Act H.R. 3400 (111th) PriceSupportNo
To provide for incentives to encourage health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act H.R. 3590 (111th) RangelOpposeYes
An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
Health Insurance Industry Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009 H.R. 3596 (111th) ConyersOpposeNo
To ensure that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers cannot engage in price fixing, bid rigging, or market allocations to the detriment of competition and consumers.… More
To ensure that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers cannot engage in price fixing, bid rigging, or market allocations to the detriment of competition and consumers. (by CRS) Hide
Preservation of Access to Care for Medicare Beneficiaries and Pension Relief Act of 2010 H.R. 3962 (111th) DingellOpposeYes
An act to provide a physician payment update, to provide pension funding relief, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Health Insurance Industry Fair Competition Act H.R. 4626 (111th) PerrielloOpposeNo
To restore the application of the Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers. (by More
To restore the application of the Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers. (by CRS) Hide
Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 H.R. 4872 (111th) SprattOpposeYes
An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to Title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2010 (S. Con. Res. 13). (by More
An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to Title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2010 (S. Con. Res. 13). (by CRS) Hide
Expanded and Improved Medicare for All Act H.R. 676 (111th) ConyersOpposeNo
To provide for comprehensive health insurance coverage for all United States residents, improved health care delivery, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for comprehensive health insurance coverage for all United States residents, improved health care delivery, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Notice Pleading Restoration Act of 2009 S. 1504 (111th) SpecterOpposeNo
The intent of this bill if to effectively overturn two recent Supreme Court decisions, Iqbal v. Ashcroft and Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly. These decisions made pleading requirements, which must be… More
The intent of this bill if to effectively overturn two recent Supreme Court decisions, Iqbal v. Ashcroft and Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly. These decisions made pleading requirements, which must be met in order to bring a case to court, more stringent and difficult to meet. The bill has led to some strange bedfellows opposing it. The Chamber of Commerce released a letter signed by other large business organizations, but also groups devoted to civil justice. The NAACP testified in favor of the bill, and the National Senior Citizen Law Center wrote a letter in support. (by CRS) Hide
Health Insurance Industry Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009 S. 1681 (111th) LeahyOpposeNo
A bill to ensure that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers cannot engage in price fixing, bid rigging, or market allocations to the detriment of competition and… More
A bill to ensure that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers cannot engage in price fixing, bid rigging, or market allocations to the detriment of competition and consumers. (by CRS) Hide
Vision Care for Kids Act of 2009 S. 259 (111th) BondSupportNo
A bill to establish a grant program to provide vision care to children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Pharmaceutical Market Access and Drug Safety Act of 2009 S. 525 (111th) DorganOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the importation of prescription drugs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the importation of prescription drugs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Public Health Service Act to Provide for the Licensing of Comparable and Interchangeable Biological Products, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 1038 (110th) WaxmanSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Kids Act of 2007 H.R. 2147 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend titles XXI and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and streamline enrollment under SCHIP and Medicaid and to amend the… More
To amend titles XXI and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and streamline enrollment under SCHIP and Medicaid and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a healthy savings tax credit for purchase of children's health coverage. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Health and Medicare Protection Act of 2007 H.R. 3162 (110th) DingellOpposeNo
To amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the children's health insurance program, to improve beneficiary protections under the Medicare, Medicaid, and… More
To amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the children's health insurance program, to improve beneficiary protections under the Medicare, Medicaid, and the CHIP program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
False Claims Act Correction Act of 2007 H.R. 4854 (110th) BermanOpposeNo
To amend the provisions of title 31, United States Code, relating to false claims to clarify and make technical amendments to those provisions, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the provisions of title 31, United States Code, relating to false claims to clarify and make technical amendments to those provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 H.R. 6331 (110th) RangelOpposeYes
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare Program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance… More
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare Program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance low-income benefit programs, and to maintain access to care in rural areas, including pharmacy access, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 H.R. 6983 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in… More
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in the provision of mental health and substance-related disorder benefits under group health plans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 H.R. 976 (110th) RangelSupportNo
This bill would amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity tax credit through 2008, increase the amount of small business assets eligible for expensing among other tax… More
This bill would amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity tax credit through 2008, increase the amount of small business assets eligible for expensing among other tax reliefs for small businesses. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health Parity Act of 2007 S. 558 (110th) DomeniciSupportNo
A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services. (by More
A bill to provide parity between health insurance coverage of mental health benefits and benefits for medical and surgical services. (by CRS) Hide