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TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act H.R. 1189 (114th) KlineOpposeNo
To clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory employer wellness programs as such programs relate to premium discounts, rebates, or modifications to otherwise applicable cost sharing under group… More
To clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory employer wellness programs as such programs relate to premium discounts, rebates, or modifications to otherwise applicable cost sharing under group health plans. (by CRS) Hide
National Diabetes Clinical Care Commission Act H.R. 1192 (114th) OlsonSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to foster more effective implementation and coordination of clinical care for people with pre-diabetes, diabetes, and the chronic diseases and conditions that… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to foster more effective implementation and coordination of clinical care for people with pre-diabetes, diabetes, and the chronic diseases and conditions that result from diabetes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Access to Maternity Care Act H.R. 1209 (114th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the designation of maternity care health professional shortage areas. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the designation of maternity care health professional shortage areas. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health in Schools Act of 2015 H.R. 1211 (114th) NapolitanoSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Veterans Access to Quality Care Act of 2015 H.R. 1247 (114th) GravesSupportNo
To revive and expand the Intermediate Care Technician Pilot Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. (by More
To revive and expand the Intermediate Care Technician Pilot Program of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Climate Change Health Protection and Promotion Act H.R. 1275 (114th) CappsSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate… More
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate change, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
First Responder Anthrax Preparedness Act H.R. 1300 (114th) KingSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to make anthrax vaccines and antimicrobials available to emergency response providers, and for other purposes. (by More
To direct the Secretary of Homeland Security to make anthrax vaccines and antimicrobials available to emergency response providers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2015 H.R. 1342 (114th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015 H.R. 1375 (114th) EstySupportNo
To require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate a rule to require child safety packaging for liquid nicotine containers, and for other purposes. (by More
To require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate a rule to require child safety packaging for liquid nicotine containers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Honor America's Guard-Reserve Retirees Act H.R. 1384 (114th) WalzSupportNo
To amend title 38, United States Code, to recognize the service in the reserve components of certain persons by honoring them with status as veterans under law. (by More
To amend title 38, United States Code, to recognize the service in the reserve components of certain persons by honoring them with status as veterans under law. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare CGM Access Act of 2015 H.R. 1427 (114th) ReedSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to specify coverage of continuous glucose monitoring devices, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to specify coverage of continuous glucose monitoring devices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015 H.R. 1462 (114th) ClarkSupportNo
To combat the rise of prenatal opioid abuse and neonatal abstinence syndrome. (by CRS)
Enhancing the Stature and Visibility of Medical Rehabilitation Research at NIH Act H.R. 1469 (114th) LangevinSupportNo
To improve, coordinate, and enhance rehabilitation research at the National Institutes of Health. (by CRS)
Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act of 2015 H.R. 1516 (114th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage and payment for complex rehabilitation technology items under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage and payment for complex rehabilitation technology items under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Compassionate Access, Research Expansion, and Respect States Act of 2015 H.R. 1538 (114th) CohenSupportNo
To extend the principle of federalism to State drug policy, provide access to medical marijuana, and enable research into the medicinal properties of marijuana. (by More
To extend the principle of federalism to State drug policy, provide access to medical marijuana, and enable research into the medicinal properties of marijuana. (by CRS) Hide
Health Outcomes, Planning, and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer's Act of 2015 H.R. 1559 (114th) SmithSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of an initial comprehensive care plan for Medicare beneficiaries newly diagnosed with… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of an initial comprehensive care plan for Medicare beneficiaries newly diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Visa Waiver Program Improvement and Terrorist Travel Prevention Act of 2015 H.R. 158 (114th) MillerOpposeNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide enhanced security measures for the visa waiver program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to provide enhanced security measures for the visa waiver program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2015 H.R. 160 (114th) PaulsenOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices. (by CRS)
Veterans' Mental Health Care Access Act H.R. 1604 (114th) MacArthurSupportNo
To amend the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to expand the eligibility of veterans to receive mental health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities. (by… More
To amend the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to expand the eligibility of veterans to receive mental health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities. (by CRS) Hide
Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act of 2015 H.R. 1686 (114th) DeGetteSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such beneficiaries with pre-diabetes or with risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes. (by CRS) Hide
National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 1725 (114th) WhitfieldSupportNo
To amend and reauthorize the controlled substance monitoring program under section 399O of the Public Health Service Act, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend and reauthorize the controlled substance monitoring program under section 399O of the Public Health Service Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Veteran Emergency Medical Technician Support Act of 2016 H.R. 1818 (114th) KinzingerSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants to States to streamline State requirements and procedures for veterans with military emergency medical training to become civilian emergency… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants to States to streamline State requirements and procedures for veterans with military emergency medical training to become civilian emergency medical technicians. (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Children's Access to Specialty Care Act of 2015 H.R. 1859 (114th) CollinsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of pediatric subspecialists in the National Health Service Corps program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of pediatric subspecialists in the National Health Service Corps program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health First Aid Act of 2015 H.R. 1877 (114th) JenkinsSupportNo
To amend section 520J of the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for mental health first aid training programs. (by More
To amend section 520J of the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for mental health first aid training programs. (by CRS) Hide
Access to Inpatient Rehabilitation Therapy Act of 2015 H.R. 1906 (114th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include recreational therapy among the therapy modalities that constitute an intensive rehabilitation therapy program in an inpatient rehabilitation… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include recreational therapy among the therapy modalities that constitute an intensive rehabilitation therapy program in an inpatient rehabilitation hospital or unit. (by CRS) Hide
Health Equity and Access Under the Law for Immigrant Women and Families Act of 2015 H.R. 1974 (114th) Lujan GrishamSupportNo
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage,… More
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 2 (114th) BurgessSupportYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2015 H.R. 2017 (114th) McMorris RodgersOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve and clarify certain disclosure requirements for restaurants and similar retail food establishments, and to amend the authority to bring… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve and clarify certain disclosure requirements for restaurants and similar retail food establishments, and to amend the authority to bring proceedings under section 403A. (by CRS) Hide
Research for All Act of 2015 H.R. 2101 (114th) CooperSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for expedited review of drugs and biological products to provide safer or more effective treatment for males or females, to amend the… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for expedited review of drugs and biological products to provide safer or more effective treatment for males or females, to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance the consideration of sex differences in basic and clinical research, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2015 H.R. 2102 (114th) DavisSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Access to Primary Care for Women & Children Act H.R. 2253 (114th) CastorSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the application of the Medicare payment rate floor to primary care services furnished under Medicaid and to apply the rate floor to additional… More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the application of the Medicare payment rate floor to primary care services furnished under Medicaid and to apply the rate floor to additional providers of primary care services. (by CRS) Hide
Anna Westin Act of 2015 H.R. 2515 (114th) DeutchSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to eating disorders, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment Act H.R. 2629 (114th) ShimkusSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the approval of certain antibacterial and antifungal drugs, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the approval of certain antibacterial and antifungal drugs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2015 H.R. 2646 (114th) MurphyOpposeNo
To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by More
To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Patients and Physicians Against Coding Act of 2015 H.R. 2652 (114th) PalmerOpposeNo
To provide a 2-year grace period for physicians and other health care providers in transitioning from the use of ICD-9 to ICD-10. (by More
To provide a 2-year grace period for physicians and other health care providers in transitioning from the use of ICD-9 to ICD-10. (by CRS) Hide
Pregnant Workers Fairness Act H.R. 2654 (114th) NadlerSupportNo
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are… More
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Title XI of the Social Security Act to Exempt from Manufacturer Transparency Reporting Certain Transfers Used for Educational Purposes, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 293 (114th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to exempt from manufacturer transparency reporting certain transfers used for educational purposes, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to exempt from manufacturer transparency reporting certain transfers used for educational purposes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Health Care Conscience Rights Act H.R. 3020 (114th) ColeOpposeNo
Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Enforcement Transparency Act of 2015 H.R. 3136 (114th) BlumSupportNo
To require the Secretary of Agriculture to issue guidelines relating to civil fines imposed for violations of the Animal Welfare Act, and for other purposes. (by More
To require the Secretary of Agriculture to issue guidelines relating to civil fines imposed for violations of the Animal Welfare Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Further Flexibility in HIT Reporting and Advancing Interoperability Act H.R. 3309 (114th) EllmersSupportNo
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve the electronic health records meaningful use programs under the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve the electronic health records meaningful use programs under the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
School Food Modernization Act H.R. 3316 (114th) BarlettaSupportNo
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require the Secretary of Agriculture to make loan guarantees and grants to finance certain improvements to school lunch facilities, to… More
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require the Secretary of Agriculture to make loan guarantees and grants to finance certain improvements to school lunch facilities, to train school food service personnel, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Disabled Veterans Tax Termination Act H.R. 333 (114th) BishopSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit retired members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability rated less than 50 percent to receive concurrent payment of both retired… More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to permit retired members of the Armed Forces who have a service-connected disability rated less than 50 percent to receive concurrent payment of both retired pay and veterans' disability compensation, to extend eligibility for concurrent receipt to chapter 61 disability retirees with less than 20 years of service, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Quiet Communities Act of 2015 H.R. 3384 (114th) MengSupportNo
To reestablish the Office of Noise Abatement and Control in the Environmental Protection Agency, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Reinvigorating Antibiotic and Diagnostic Innovation Act of 2015 H.R. 3539 (114th) BoustanySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against tax for clinical testing expenses for qualified infectious disease drugs and rapid diagnostic tests. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against tax for clinical testing expenses for qualified infectious disease drugs and rapid diagnostic tests. (by CRS) Hide
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act H.R. 36 (114th) FranksOpposeNo
To amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Medicare Premium Fairness Act of 2015 H.R. 3696 (114th) TitusSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prevent Medicare part B premium and deductible increases for 2016. (by CRS)
Securing Fairness in Regulatory Timing Act of 2015 H.R. 3831 (114th) BradySupportYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend the annual comment period for payment rates under Medicare Advantage. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend the annual comment period for payment rates under Medicare Advantage. (by CRS) Hide
Veterans Homebuyer Accessibility Act of 2015 H.R. 3975 (114th) LangevinSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit for veteran first-time homebuyers and for adaptive housing and mobility improvements for disabled veterans, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit for veteran first-time homebuyers and for adaptive housing and mobility improvements for disabled veterans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Security Against Foreign Enemies Act of 2015 H.R. 4038 (114th) McCaulOpposeNo
To require that supplemental certifications and background investigations be completed prior to the admission of certain aliens as refugees, and for other purposes. (by More
To require that supplemental certifications and background investigations be completed prior to the admission of certain aliens as refugees, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Veterans Health Care Staffing Improvement Act H.R. 4134 (114th) DeFazioSupportNo
To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a program to increase efficiency in the recruitment and hiring by the Department of Veterans Affairs of health care workers that are… More
To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a program to increase efficiency in the recruitment and hiring by the Department of Veterans Affairs of health care workers that are undergoing separation from the Armed Forces, to create uniform credentialing standards for certain health care professionals of the Department, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Minority Diabetes Initiative Act H.R. 4209 (114th) WatersSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants to provide treatment for diabetes in minority communities. (by CRS)
Protecting Patient Access to Emergency Medications Act of 2016 H.R. 4365 (114th) HudsonSupportNo
To amend the Controlled Substances Act with regard to the provision of emergency medical services. (by CRS)
Comprehensive Behavioral Health Reform and Recovery Act of 2016 H.R. 4435 (114th) GreenSupportNo
To improve access to mental health and substance use disorder prevention, treatment, crisis, and recovery services. (by CRS)
Women's Health Protection Act of 2015 H.R. 448 (114th) ChuSupportNo
To protect a woman's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by More
To protect a woman's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Title 10, United States Code, to Provide a Five-Year Extension of the Special Survivor Indemnity Allowance Provided to Widows and Widowers of Deceased Members of the Uniformed Services Affected by Required Survivor Benefit Plan Annuity Offset for Dependency and Indemnity Compensation Received Under Section 1311(A) of Title 38, United States Code. H.R. 4519 (114th) GraysonSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide a five-year extension of the special survivor indemnity allowance provided to widows and widowers of deceased members of the uniformed services… More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide a five-year extension of the special survivor indemnity allowance provided to widows and widowers of deceased members of the uniformed services affected by required Survivor Benefit Plan annuity offset for dependency and indemnity compensation received under section 1311(a) of title 38, United States Code. (by CRS) Hide
Military Retiree Survivor Comfort Act H.R. 454 (114th) JonesSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for forgiveness of certain overpayments of retired pay paid to deceased retired members of the Armed Forces following their death. (by More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide for forgiveness of certain overpayments of retired pay paid to deceased retired members of the Armed Forces following their death. (by CRS) Hide
Prenatal Nondiscrimination Act (PRENDA) of 2016 H.R. 4924 (114th) FranksOpposeNo
To prohibit discrimination against the unborn on the basis of sex or race, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Schools of the Future Act H.R. 5 (114th) KlineSupportNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes.… More
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
21st Century Cures Act H.R. 6 (114th) UptonSplitNo
To accelerate the discovery, development, and delivery of 21st century cures, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Access to Life-Saving Trauma Care for All Americans Act H.R. 647 (114th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend title XII of the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain trauma care programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Trauma Systems and Regionalization of Emergency Care Reauthorization Act H.R. 648 (114th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend title XII of the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain trauma care programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2015 H.R. 662 (114th) PoseyOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars. (by CRS) Hide
No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion and Abortion Insurance Full Disclosure Act of 2015 H.R. 7 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions. (by CRS)
Medicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act of 2015 H.R. 775 (114th) BoustanySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare outpatient rehabilitation therapy caps, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare outpatient rehabilitation therapy caps, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Family-Based Foster Care Services Act of 2015 H.R. 835 (114th) DeLauroSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
Good Samaritan Health Professionals Act of 2015 H.R. 865 (114th) BlackburnSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to limit the liability of health care professionals who volunteer to provide health care services in response to a disaster. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to limit the liability of health care professionals who volunteer to provide health care services in response to a disaster. (by CRS) Hide
Social Security Disability Insurance and Unemployment Benefits Double Dip Elimination Act H.R. 918 (114th) JohnsonOpposeNo
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to prevent concurrent receipt of unemployment benefits and Social Security disability insurance, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to prevent concurrent receipt of unemployment benefits and Social Security disability insurance, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Helping Effective Antibiotics Last Act of 2015 H.R. 931 (114th) DeLauroSupportNo
To provide for approval of certain drugs and biological products indicated for use in a well-defined population of patients in order to address increases in bacterial resistance to drugs and… More
To provide for approval of certain drugs and biological products indicated for use in a well-defined population of patients in order to address increases in bacterial resistance to drugs and biological products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Families Act H.R. 932 (114th) DeLauroSupportNo
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act Reauthorization of 2015 H.R. 938 (114th) JollySupportNo
To revise and extend provisions under the Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act. (by CRS)
Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2015 H.R. 953 (114th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To authorize the Attorney General to award grants to address the national epidemics of prescription opioid abuse and heroin use. (by More
To authorize the Attorney General to award grants to address the national epidemics of prescription opioid abuse and heroin use. (by CRS) Hide
Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of a Rule Submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency Relating to "Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New, Modified, and Reconstructed Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units". H.J.Res. 71 (114th) WhitfieldOpposeNo
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Standards of Performance for… More
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Standards of Performance for Greenhouse Gas Emissions from New, Modified, and Reconstructed Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units". (by CRS) Hide
Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of a Rule Submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency Relating to "Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units". H.J.Res. 72 (114th) WhitfieldOpposeNo
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Carbon Pollution Emission… More
Providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to "Carbon Pollution Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating Units". (by CRS) Hide
Recognizing the Importance of Vaccinations and Immunizations in the United States. H.Res. 117 (114th) SchiffSupportNo
Recognizing the importance of vaccinations and immunizations in the United States. (by CRS)
Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act of 2015 S. 1013 (114th) CochranSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage and payment for complex rehabilitation technology items under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage and payment for complex rehabilitation technology items under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
ROV In-Depth Examination Act of 2015 S. 1040 (114th) HellerOpposeNo
A bill to direct the Consumer Product Safety Commission and the National Academy of Sciences to study the vehicle handling requirements proposed by the Commission for recreational off-highway… More
A bill to direct the Consumer Product Safety Commission and the National Academy of Sciences to study the vehicle handling requirements proposed by the Commission for recreational off-highway vehicles and to prohibit the adoption of any such requirements until the completion of the study, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2015 S. 1131 (114th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Resident Physician Shortage Reduction Act of 2015 S. 1148 (114th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the distribution of additional residency positions, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the distribution of additional residency positions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Every Student Succeeds Act S. 1177 (114th) AlexanderSupportYes
An original bill to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure that every child achieves. (by CRS)
Conrad State 30 and Physician Access Act S. 1189 (114th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to provide incentives to physicians to practice in rural and medically underserved communities and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide incentives to physicians to practice in rural and medically underserved communities and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act Reauthorization of 2015 S. 1299 (114th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to revise and extend provisions under the Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act. (by CRS)
Affordable Reliable Electricity Now Act of 2015 S. 1324 (114th) CapitoOpposeNo
A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to fulfill certain requirements before regulating standards of performance for new, modified, and reconstructed fossil… More
A bill to require the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to fulfill certain requirements before regulating standards of performance for new, modified, and reconstructed fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
TREAT Act S. 1455 (114th) MarkeySupportNo
A bill to provide access to medication-assisted therapy, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Medical Device Access and Innovation Protection Act S. 149 (114th) HatchOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices. (by CRS)
Children's Recovery from Trauma Act S. 1494 (114th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and update the National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative for grants to address the problems of individuals who experience trauma and… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and update the National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative for grants to address the problems of individuals who experience trauma and violence related stress. (by CRS) Hide
Pregnant Workers Fairness Act S. 1512 (114th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job… More
A bill to eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition. (by CRS) Hide
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act S. 1553 (114th) GrahamOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Telemedicine for Medicare Act of 2015 S. 1778 (114th) HironoSupportNo
A bill 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… More
A bill 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
Promise for Antibiotics and Therapeutics for Health Act S. 185 (114th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to create a limited population pathway for approval of certain antibacterial drugs. (by CRS)
Mental Health Awareness and Improvement Act of 2015 S. 1893 (114th) AlexanderSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve programs related to mental health and substance use disorders. (by CRS)
Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2016 S. 192 (114th) AlexanderSupportYes
A bill to reauthorize the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Mental Health Reform Act of 2015 S. 1945 (114th) CassidySupportNo
A bill to make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Next Generation Researchers Act S. 2014 (114th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to demonstrate a commitment to our Nation's scientists by increasing opportunities for the development of our next generation of researchers. (by More
A bill to demonstrate a commitment to our Nation's scientists by increasing opportunities for the development of our next generation of researchers. (by CRS) Hide
Veterans Access to Community Care Act of 2015 S. 207 (114th) MoranSupportNo
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to use existing authorities to furnish health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities to veterans who live more than 40 miles driving… More
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to use existing authorities to furnish health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities to veterans who live more than 40 miles driving distance from the closest medical facility of the Department that furnishes the care sought by the veteran, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Tobacco to 21 Act S. 2100 (114th) SchatzSupportNo
A bill to prohibit the sale or distribution of tobacco products to individuals under the age of 21. (by CRS)
Corrections Oversight, Recidivism Reduction, and Eliminating Costs for Taxpayers In Our National System Act of 2015 S. 2123 (114th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to reform sentencing laws and correctional institutions, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Women's Health Protection Act of 2015 S. 217 (114th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to protect a woman's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by More
A bill to protect a woman's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by CRS) Hide
Co-Prescribing Saves Lives Act of 2016 S. 2256 (114th) KaineSupportNo
A bill to establish programs for health care provider training in Federal health care and medical facilities, to establish Federal co-prescribing guidelines, to establish a grant program with respect… More
A bill to establish programs for health care provider training in Federal health care and medical facilities, to establish Federal co-prescribing guidelines, to establish a grant program with respect to naloxone, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Veterans Homebuyer Accessibility Act of 2015 S. 2277 (114th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit for veteran first-time homebuyers and for adaptive housing and mobility improvements for disabled veterans, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit for veteran first-time homebuyers and for adaptive housing and mobility improvements for disabled veterans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
SCRA Rights Protection Act of 2015 S. 2331 (114th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to make invalid and unenforceable predispute arbitration agreements with respect to controversies arising under provisions of such Act and to… More
A bill to amend the Servicemembers Civil Relief Act to make invalid and unenforceable predispute arbitration agreements with respect to controversies arising under provisions of such Act and to preserve the rights of servicemembers to bring class actions under such Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Patient Access and Medicare Protection Act S. 2425 (114th) PortmanSupportYes
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve payments for complex rehabilitation technology and certain radiation therapy services, to ensure flexibility in applying the… More
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve payments for complex rehabilitation technology and certain radiation therapy services, to ensure flexibility in applying the hardship exception for meaningful use for the 2015 EHR reporting period for 2017 payment adjustments, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health Reform Act of 2016 S. 2680 (114th) AlexanderSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide comprehensive mental health reform, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Retired Pay Restoration Act of 2015 S. 271 (114th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to permit certain retired members of the uniformed services who have a service-connected disability to receive both disability compensation from the… More
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to permit certain retired members of the uniformed services who have a service-connected disability to receive both disability compensation from the Department of Veterans Affairs for their disability and either retired pay by reason of their years of military service or Combat-Related Special Compensation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Overlapping Payments Act S. 343 (114th) FlakeOpposeNo
A bill to ensure that individuals do not simultaneously receive unemployment compensation and disability insurance benefits. (by More
A bill to ensure that individuals do not simultaneously receive unemployment compensation and disability insurance benefits. (by CRS) Hide
Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency Act of 2015 S. 357 (114th) FlakeOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 11 of the United States Code to require the public disclosure by trusts established under section 524(g) of such title, of quarterly reports that contain detailed information… More
A bill to amend title 11 of the United States Code to require the public disclosure by trusts established under section 524(g) of such title, of quarterly reports that contain detailed information regarding the receipt and disposition of claims for injuries based on exposure to asbestos, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Family-Based Foster Care Services Act S. 429 (114th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by More
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2015 S. 441 (114th) NelsonOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars. (by CRS) Hide
National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Reauthorization Act of 2016 S. 480 (114th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to amend and reauthorize the controlled substance monitoring program under section 399O of the Public Health Service Act. (by More
A bill to amend and reauthorize the controlled substance monitoring program under section 399O of the Public Health Service Act. (by CRS) Hide
Social Security Disability Insurance and Unemployment Benefits Double Dip Elimination Act S. 499 (114th) HatchOpposeNo
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to prevent concurrent receipt of unemployment benefits and Social Security disability insurance, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to prevent concurrent receipt of unemployment benefits and Social Security disability insurance, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting And Retaining Our Children's Health Insurance Program Act of 2015 S. 522 (114th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Transnational Drug Trafficking Act of 2015 S. 524 (114th) WhitehouseSupportNo
To authorize the Attorney General and Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to address the national epidemics of prescription opioid abuse and heroin use, and to provide for the… More
To authorize the Attorney General and Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to address the national epidemics of prescription opioid abuse and heroin use, and to provide for the establishment of an inter-agency task force to review, modify, and update best practices for pain management and prescribing pain medication, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pilot's Bill of Rights 2 S. 571 (114th) InhofeOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Pilot's Bill of Rights to facilitate appeals and to apply to other certificates issued by the Federal Aviation Administration, to require the revision of the third class… More
A bill to amend the Pilot's Bill of Rights to facilitate appeals and to apply to other certificates issued by the Federal Aviation Administration, to require the revision of the third class medical certification regulations issued by the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2015 S. 578 (114th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
National Diabetes Clinical Care Commission Act S. 586 (114th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to foster more effective implementation and coordination of clinical care for people with pre-diabetes, diabetes, and the chronic diseases and conditions… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to foster more effective implementation and coordination of clinical care for people with pre-diabetes, diabetes, and the chronic diseases and conditions that result from diabetes. (by CRS) Hide
Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act S. 620 (114th) AlexanderOpposeNo
A bill to clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory employer wellness programs as such programs relate to premium discounts, rebates, or modifications to otherwise applicable cost sharing under… More
A bill to clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory employer wellness programs as such programs relate to premium discounts, rebates, or modifications to otherwise applicable cost sharing under group health plans. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Access to Maternity Care Act S. 628 (114th) KirkSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the designation of maternity care health professional shortage areas. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the designation of maternity care health professional shortage areas. (by CRS) Hide
Medical Evaluation Parity for Servicemembers Act of 2015 S. 646 (114th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health screening before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed… More
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health screening before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Exposure to Asbestos Database Act of 2015 S. 700 (114th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Asbestos Information Act of 1988 to establish a public database of asbestos-containing products, to require public disclosure of information pertaining to the manufacture,… More
A bill to amend the Asbestos Information Act of 1988 to establish a public database of asbestos-containing products, to require public disclosure of information pertaining to the manufacture, processing, distribution, and use of asbestos-containing products in the United States, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend Section 213 of Title 23, United States Code, Relating to the Transportation Alternatives Program. S. 705 (114th) CochranSupportNo
A bill to amend section 213 of title 23, United States Code, relating to the Transportation Alternatives Program. (by CRS)
Mental Health First Act of 2015 S. 711 (114th) AyotteSupportNo
A bill to amend section 520J of the Public Service Health Act to authorize grants for mental health first aid training programs. (by More
A bill to amend section 520J of the Public Service Health Act to authorize grants for mental health first aid training programs. (by CRS) Hide
Honor America's Guard-Reserve Retirees Act of 2015 S. 743 (114th) BoozmanSupportNo
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to recognize the service in the reserve components of the Armed Forces of certain persons by honoring them with status as veterans under law, and for… More
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to recognize the service in the reserve components of the Armed Forces of certain persons by honoring them with status as veterans under law, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2015 S. 779 (114th) CornynOpposeNo
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by More
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Our Infants Act of 2015 S. 799 (114th) McConnellSupportYes
A bill to address problems related to prenatal opioid use. (by CRS)
Enhancing the Stature and Visibility of Medical Rehabilitation Research at the NIH Act S. 800 (114th) KirkSupportNo
A bill to improve, coordinate, and enhance rehabilitation research at the National Institutes of Health. (by CRS)
Medicare CGM Access Act of 2015 S. 804 (114th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to specify coverage of continuous glucose monitoring devices, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to specify coverage of continuous glucose monitoring devices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Advancing Research for Neurological Diseases Act of 2016 S. 849 (114th) IsaksonSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for systematic data collection and analysis and epidemiological research regarding Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Parkinson's disease, and… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for systematic data collection and analysis and epidemiological research regarding Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Parkinson's disease, and other neurological diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Health Outcomes, Planning, and Education (HOPE) for Alzheimer's Act of 2015 S. 857 (114th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of an initial comprehensive care plan for Medicare beneficiaries newly diagnosed with… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of an initial comprehensive care plan for Medicare beneficiaries newly diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and related dementias, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Toxic Exposure Research Act of 2015 S. 901 (114th) MoranSupportNo
A bill to establish in the Department of Veterans Affairs a national center for research on the diagnosis and treatment of health conditions of the descendants of veterans exposed to toxic substances… More
A bill to establish in the Department of Veterans Affairs a national center for research on the diagnosis and treatment of health conditions of the descendants of veterans exposed to toxic substances during service in the Armed Forces that are related to that exposure, to establish an advisory board on such health conditions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend Title 10, United States Code, to Repeal the Requirement for Reduction of Survivor Annuities Under the Survivor Benefit Plan by Veterans' Dependency and Indemnity Compensation, and for Other Purposes. S. 979 (114th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan by veterans' dependency and indemnity compensation,… More
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to repeal the requirement for reduction of survivor annuities under the Survivor Benefit Plan by veterans' dependency and indemnity compensation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Joint Resolution Providing for Congressional Disapproval Under Chapter 8 of Title 5, United States Code, of the Rule Submitted by the Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency Relating to the Definition of "Waters of the United States" Under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act. S.J.Res. 22 (114th) ErnstOpposeNo
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency… More
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Corps of Engineers and the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the definition of "waters of the United States" under the Federal Water Pollution Control Act. (by CRS) Hide
Traumatic Brain Injury Reauthorization Act of 2014 H.R. 1098 (113th) PascrellSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to traumatic brain injury and to trauma research. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain programs relating to traumatic brain injury and to trauma research. (by CRS) Hide
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2013 H.R. 1150 (113th) SlaughterSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antimicrobials used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antimicrobials used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2013 H.R. 1179 (113th) CourtneySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Audit Improvement Act of 2013 H.R. 1250 (113th) GravesSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve operations of recovery auditors under the Medicare integrity program, to increase transparency and accuracy in audits conducted by… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve operations of recovery auditors under the Medicare integrity program, to increase transparency and accuracy in audits conducted by contractors, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Patient Empowerment Act of 2013 H.R. 1310 (113th) PriceSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a Medicare payment option for patients and eligible professionals to freely contract, without penalty, for Medicare fee-for-service items… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a Medicare payment option for patients and eligible professionals to freely contract, without penalty, for Medicare fee-for-service items and services, while allowing Medicare beneficiaries to use their Medicare benefits. (by CRS) Hide
Working Families Flexibility Act of 2013 H.R. 1406 (113th) RobySupportNo
To amend the Fair Labor Standards Act of 1938 to provide compensatory time for employees in the private sector. (by CRS)
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
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 H.R. 15 (113th) GarciaSupportNo
To provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Medicare Drug Savings Act of 2013 H.R. 1588 (113th) WaxmanSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require drug manufacturers to provide drug rebates for drugs dispensed to low-income individuals under the Medicare prescription drug benefit… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require drug manufacturers to provide drug rebates for drugs dispensed to low-income individuals under the Medicare prescription drug benefit program. (by CRS) Hide
Supplemental Security Income Restoration Act of 2013 H.R. 1601 (113th) GrijalvaSupportNo
To amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to update eligibility for the supplemental security income program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to update eligibility for the supplemental security income program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act H.R. 1791 (113th) BilirakisSupportNo
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to codify authority under existing grant guidance authorizing use of Urban Area Security Initiative and State Homeland Security Grant Program funding for… More
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to codify authority under existing grant guidance authorizing use of Urban Area Security Initiative and State Homeland Security Grant Program funding for enhancing medical preparedness, medical surge capacity, and mass prophylaxis capabilities. (by CRS) Hide
Pregnant Workers Fairness Act H.R. 1975 (113th) NadlerSupportNo
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are… More
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition. (by CRS) Hide
Climate Change Health Protection and Promotion Act H.R. 2023 (113th) CappsSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate… More
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate change, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Fitness Integrated with Teaching Kids Act H.R. 2178 (113th) KindSupportNo
To authorize a grant program to promote physical education, activity, and fitness and nutrition, and to ensure healthy students, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize a grant program to promote physical education, activity, and fitness and nutrition, and to ensure healthy students, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Strategies to Address Antimicrobial Resistance Act H.R. 2285 (113th) MathesonSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance efforts to address antimicrobial resistance, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Nurse and Health Care Worker Protection Act of 2013 H.R. 2480 (113th) ConyersSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Labor to issue an occupational safety and health standard to reduce injuries to patients, nurses, and all other health care workers by establishing a safe patient handling,… More
To direct the Secretary of Labor to issue an occupational safety and health standard to reduce injuries to patients, nurses, and all other health care workers by establishing a safe patient handling, mobility, and injury prevention standard, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013 H.R. 2504 (113th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (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)
Promoting Integrity in Medicare Act of 2013 H.R. 2914 (113th) SpeierOpposeNo
To prevent abusive billing of ancillary services to the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Behavioral Health Information Technology Act of 2013 H.R. 2957 (113th) MurphySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse professionals and facilities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Nutrition Reform and Work Opportunity Act of 2013 H.R. 3102 (113th) LucasOpposeNo
To amend the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008; and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Drug Supply Chain Security Act H.R. 3204 (113th) UptonSupportYes
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to human drug compounding and drug supply chain security, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to human drug compounding and drug supply chain security, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Firearm Safety and Public Health Research Act of 2013 H.R. 321 (113th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013 (Public Law 112-175) to permit research on firearms safety and gun violence. (by More
To amend the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013 (Public Law 112-175) to permit research on firearms safety and gun violence. (by CRS) Hide
SOFTWARE Act of 2013 H.R. 3303 (113th) BlackburnOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for regulating medical software, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Women's Health Protection Act of 2013 H.R. 3471 (113th) ChuSupportNo
To protect a woman's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by More
To protect a woman's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by CRS) Hide
Science Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 3547 (113th) SmithSupportYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment Act of 2013 H.R. 3742 (113th) GingreySupportNo
To provide for approval of certain drugs and biological products indicated for use in a limited population of patients in order to address increases in bacterial and fungal resistance to drugs and… More
To provide for approval of certain drugs and biological products indicated for use in a limited population of patients in order to address increases in bacterial and fungal resistance to drugs and biological products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Commission on the Future of the Army Act of 2014 H.R. 3979 (113th) BarlettaSupportYes
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe… More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2015 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Quality Foster Care Services Act of 2014 H.R. 4016 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 H.R. 4302 (113th) PittsOpposeYes
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
To Repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and Health Care-Related Provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. H.R. 45 (113th) BachmannOpposeNo
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by More
To repeal the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and health care-related provisions in the Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010. (by CRS) Hide
Native American Psychiatric and Mental Health Care Improvement Act H.R. 4574 (113th) BarberSupportNo
To maximize the access of individuals with mental illness to community-based services, to strengthen the impact of such services, and for other purposes. (by More
To maximize the access of individuals with mental illness to community-based services, to strengthen the impact of such services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Transitional Care Act of 2014 H.R. 4762 (113th) BlumenauerSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to cover transitional care services to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of care under the Medicare Program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to cover transitional care services to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of care under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2013 H.R. 523 (113th) PaulsenOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices. (by CRS)
Audiology Patient Choice Act of 2014 H.R. 5304 (113th) JenkinsOpposeNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of audiologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing audiology services under the Medicare program, to improve access to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of audiologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing audiology services under the Medicare program, to improve access to the audiology services available for coverage under the Medicare program and to enable beneficiaries to have their choice of a qualified audiologist to provide such services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Establishing the Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2015 and Setting Forth Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2016 Through 2024. H.Con.Res. 96 (113th) RyanOpposeNo
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by More
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Audit Improvement Act of 2013 S. 1012 (113th) BluntSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve operations of recovery auditors under the Medicare integrity program, to increase transparency and accuracy in audits conducted by… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve operations of recovery auditors under the Medicare integrity program, to increase transparency and accuracy in audits conducted by contractors, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Older Americans Act Amendments of 2013 S. 1028 (113th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Fitness Integrated with Teaching Kids Act S. 1033 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to authorize a grant program to promote physical education, activity, and fitness and nutrition, and to ensure healthy students, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to authorize a grant program to promote physical education, activity, and fitness and nutrition, and to ensure healthy students, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013 S. 1332 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (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)
A Bill to Provide for a Sequester Replacement. S. 16 (113th) InhofeOpposeNo
A bill to provide for a sequester replacement. (by CRS)
Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act S. 1670 (113th) GrahamOpposeNo
A bill to amend title 18, United States Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Women's Health Protection Act of 2013 S. 1696 (113th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to protect a women's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by More
A bill to protect a women's right to determine whether and when to bear a child or end a pregnancy by limiting restrictions on the provision of abortion services. (by CRS) Hide
Comprehensive Veterans Health and Benefits and Military Retirement Pay Restoration Act of 2014 S. 1982 (113th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to improve the provision of medical services and benefits to veterans, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Quality Foster Care Services Act of 2014 S. 1992 (113th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (by More
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide a standard definition of therapeutic foster care services in Medicaid. (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
Strategies to Address Antimicrobial Resistance Act S. 2236 (113th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance efforts to address antimicrobial resistance, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance efforts to address antimicrobial resistance, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medical Device Access and Innovation Protection Act S. 232 (113th) HatchOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices. (by CRS)
Ensuring Access to Primary Care for Women & Children Act S. 2694 (113th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the application of the Medicare payment rate floor to primary care services furnished under Medicaid and to apply the rate floor to… More
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the application of the Medicare payment rate floor to primary care services furnished under Medicaid and to apply the rate floor to additional providers of primary care services. (by CRS) Hide
American Family Economic Protection Act of 2013 S. 388 (113th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to appropriately limit sequestration, to eliminate tax loopholes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Promoting Health As Youth Skills In Classrooms And Life Act S. 392 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to support and encourage the health and well-being of elementary school and secondary school students by enhancing school physical education and health education. (by More
A bill to support and encourage the health and well-being of elementary school and secondary school students by enhancing school physical education and health education. (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)
Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013 S. 47 (113th) LeahyOpposeYes
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Improving Access to Medicare Coverage Act of 2013 S. 569 (113th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Drug Savings Act of 2013 S. 740 (113th) RockefellerSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require drug manufacturers to provide drug rebates for drugs dispensed to low-income individuals under the Medicare prescription drug benefit… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require drug manufacturers to provide drug rebates for drugs dispensed to low-income individuals under the Medicare prescription drug benefit program. (by CRS) Hide
Pregnant and Parenting Students Access to Education Act of 2013 S. 870 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by More
A bill to authorize the Secretary of Education to make grants to promote the education of pregnant and parenting students. (by CRS) Hide
Pregnant Workers Fairness Act S. 942 (113th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job… More
A bill to eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition. (by CRS) Hide
An Original Concurrent Resolution Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2014, Revising the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Year 2013, and Setting Forth the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2015 Through 2023. S.Con.Res. 8 (113th) MurrayOpposeNo
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2013, and… More
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2013, and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2015 through 2023. (by CRS) Hide
Fiscal Responsibility and Retirement Security Act of 2011 H.R. 1173 (112th) BoustanyOpposeNo
To repeal the CLASS program. (by CRS)
To Repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund. H.R. 1217 (112th) PittsOpposeNo
To repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund. (by CRS)
Josh Miller Helping Everyone Access Responsive Treatment in Schools Act of 2011 H.R. 1377 (112th) SuttonSupportNo
To establish a grant program for automated external defibrillators in elementary and secondary schools. (by CRS)
National Security and Federal Lands Protection Act H.R. 1505 (112th) BishopOpposeNo
To prohibit the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture from taking action on public lands which impede border security on such lands, and for other purposes. (by More
To prohibit the Secretaries of the Interior and Agriculture from taking action on public lands which impede border security on such lands, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Repealing the Job-Killing Health Care Law Act H.R. 2 (112th) CantorOpposeNo
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
Consistency, Accuracy, Responsibility, and Excellence in Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Act of 2011 H.R. 2104 (112th) WhitfieldSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer,… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, more accurate, and less costly. (by CRS) Hide
Science Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 2112 (112th) KingstonOpposeYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending… More
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Academic Freedom in Higher Education Act H.R. 2117 (112th) FoxxSupportNo
To prohibit the Department of Education from overreaching into academic affairs and program eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. (by More
To prohibit the Department of Education from overreaching into academic affairs and program eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. (by CRS) Hide
Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2011 H.R. 2405 (112th) RogersSupportNo
To reauthorize certain provisions of the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act relating to public health preparedness and countermeasure development, and for other… More
To reauthorize certain provisions of the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act relating to public health preparedness and countermeasure development, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Veterans Opportunity to Work Act of 2011 H.R. 2433 (112th) MillerSupportNo
To amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the laws relating to the employment and training of veterans, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the laws relating to the employment and training of veterans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Cut, Cap, and Balance Act of 2011 H.R. 2560 (112th) ChaffetzOpposeNo
To cut, cap, and balance the Federal budget. (by CRS)
Yerington Land Conveyance and Sustainable Development Act H.R. 2578 (112th) DenhamOpposeNo
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act related to a segment of the Lower Merced River in California, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act related to a segment of the Lower Merced River in California, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Breastfeeding Promotion Act of 2011 H.R. 2758 (112th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to protect breastfeeding by new mothers and to provide for reasonable break time for nursing mothers. (by More
To amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to protect breastfeeding by new mothers and to provide for reasonable break time for nursing mothers. (by CRS) Hide
No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act H.R. 3 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions and to provide for conscience protections, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Stop Online Piracy Act H.R. 3261 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Life Act H.R. 358 (112th) PittsOpposeNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to modify special rules relating to coverage of abortion services under such Act. (by More
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to modify special rules relating to coverage of abortion services under such Act. (by CRS) Hide
Insurance Fairness for Amputees Act H.R. 4175 (112th) DentSupportNo
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to provide parity under group health plans and group health insurance coverage for the provision of… More
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to provide parity under group health plans and group health insurance coverage for the provision of benefits for prosthetics and custom orthotics and benefits for other medical and surgical services. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 4970 (112th) AdamsOpposeNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Medicare Decisions Accountability Act of 2012 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
Prescription Drug User Fee Amendments of 2012 H.R. 5651 (112th) UptonSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and for medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and for medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and biosimilars, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2012 H.R. 6083 (112th) LucasOpposeNo
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Asthma Inhalers Relief Act of 2012 H.R. 6190 (112th) BurgessOpposeNo
To direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to allow for the distribution, sale, and consumption in the United States of remaining inventories of over-the-counter CFC… More
To direct the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency to allow for the distribution, sale, and consumption in the United States of remaining inventories of over-the-counter CFC epinephrine inhalers. (by CRS) Hide
Patient Access to Drugs in Shortage Act of 2012 H.R. 6611 (112th) CassidyOpposeNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to promote public notification and provide incentives to reduce drug shortages, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to promote public notification and provide incentives to reduce drug shortages, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act of 2012 H.R. 733 (112th) EshooOpposeNo
To provide for scientific frameworks with respect to recalcitrant cancers. (by CRS)
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 H.R. 8 (112th) CampSupportYes
An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012". (by CRS)
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2011 H.R. 965 (112th) SlaughterSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 H.R. 998 (112th) PolisSupportNo
To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by More
To end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Direct Care Job Quality Improvement Act of 2011 S. 1273 (112th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act with regard to certain exemptions under that Act for direct care workers and to improve the systems for the collection and reporting of data relating to… More
A bill to amend the Fair Labor Standards Act with regard to certain exemptions under that Act for direct care workers and to improve the systems for the collection and reporting of data relating to the direct care workforce, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act S. 1283 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to permit leave to care for a same-sex spouse, domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a… More
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to permit leave to care for a same-sex spouse, domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition. (by CRS) Hide
Parental Bereavement Act of 2011 S. 1358 (112th) TesterSupportNo
A bill to amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 to provide leave because of the death of a son or daughter. (by CRS)
Breastfeeding Promotion Act of 2011 S. 1463 (112th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to protect breastfeeding by new mothers and to provide for reasonable break time for nursing mothers. (by More
A bill to amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to protect breastfeeding by new mothers and to provide for reasonable break time for nursing mothers. (by CRS) Hide
Transportation Research and Innovative Technology Act of 2012 S. 1813 (112th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize Federal-aid highway and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act Reauthorization of 2011 S. 1855 (112th) BurrSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize various programs under the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize various programs under the Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Act. (by CRS) Hide
School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act S. 1884 (112th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to provide States with incentives to require elementary schools and secondary schools to maintain, and permit school personnel to administer, epinephrine at schools. (by More
A bill to provide States with incentives to require elementary schools and secondary schools to maintain, and permit school personnel to administer, epinephrine at schools. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 S. 1925 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Novel Device Regulatory Relief Act of 2011 S. 1943 (112th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend section 513 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to expedite the process for requesting de novo classification of a device. (by More
A bill to amend section 513 of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to expedite the process for requesting de novo classification of a device. (by CRS) Hide
Elder Protection and Abuse Prevention Act S. 2077 (112th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize Federal assistance to State adult protective services programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Older Americans Act of 1965 to authorize Federal assistance to State adult protective services programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Safe Medical Devices for Patients S. 2193 (112th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to require the Food and Drug Administration to include devices in the postmarket risk identification and analysis system, to expedite the implementation of the unique device identification… More
A bill to require the Food and Drug Administration to include devices in the postmarket risk identification and analysis system, to expedite the implementation of the unique device identification system for medical devices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2012 S. 2474 (112th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Preserving Access to Life-Saving Medications Act S. 296 (112th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide the Food and Drug Administration with improved capacity to prevent drug shortages. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide the Food and Drug Administration with improved capacity to prevent drug shortages. (by CRS) Hide
Synthetic Drug Abuse Prevention Act of 2012 S. 3187 (112th) HarkinSupportYes
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and biosimilars, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Consistency, Accuracy, Responsibility, and Excellence in Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Act of 2012 S. 3338 (112th) EnziSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, more accurate, and less costly. (by CRS) Hide
National Diabetes Clinical Care Commission Act S. 3430 (112th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to foster more effective implementation and coordination of clinical care for people with pre-diabetes and diabetes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to foster more effective implementation and coordination of clinical care for people with pre-diabetes and diabetes. (by CRS) Hide
Positive Aging Act of 2011 S. 525 (112th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Achievement Through Prevention Act S. 541 (112th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive… More
A bill to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to allow State educational agencies, local educational agencies, and schools to increase implementation of schoolwide positive behavioral interventions and supports and early intervening services in order to improve student academic achievement, reduce disciplinary problems in schools, and to improve coordination with similar activities and services provided under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act. (by CRS) Hide
Student Non-Discrimination Act of 2011 S. 555 (112th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to end discrimination based on actual or perceived sexual orientation or gender identity in public schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Creating Hope Act of 2011 S. 606 (112th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the priority review voucher incentive program relating to tropical and rare pediatric diseases. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the priority review voucher incentive program relating to tropical and rare pediatric diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Health Care Bureaucrats Elimination Act S. 668 (112th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to remove unelected, unaccountable bureaucrats from seniors' personal health decisions by repealing the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by More
A bill to remove unelected, unaccountable bureaucrats from seniors' personal health decisions by repealing the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by CRS) Hide
State Leadership in Health Care Act S. 73 (112th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to provide for an earlier start for State health care coverage innovation waivers under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide for an earlier start for State health care coverage innovation waivers under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Insurance Fairness for Amputees Act S. 773 (112th) SnoweSupportNo
A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to provide parity under group health plans and group health insurance coverage for the provision… More
A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to provide parity under group health plans and group health insurance coverage for the provision of benefits for prosthetics and custom orthotics and benefits for other medical and surgical services. (by CRS) Hide
Voluntary Protection Program Act S. 807 (112th) EnziSupportNo
A bill to authorize the Department of Labor's voluntary protection program and to expand the program to include more small businesses. (by More
A bill to authorize the Department of Labor's voluntary protection program and to expand the program to include more small businesses. (by CRS) Hide
Safe Chemicals Act of 2011 S. 847 (112th) LautenbergSupportNo
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2011 S. 958 (112th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the program of payments to children's hospitals that operate graduate medical education programs. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the program of payments to children's hospitals that operate graduate medical education programs. (by CRS) Hide
A Joint Resolution Disapproving a Rule Submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency Relating to the Mitigation by States of Cross-Border Air Pollution Under the Clean Air Act. S.J.Res. 27 (112th) PaulOpposeNo
A joint resolution disapproving a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the mitigation by States of cross-border air pollution under the Clean Air Act. (by More
A joint resolution disapproving a rule submitted by the Environmental Protection Agency relating to the mitigation by States of cross-border air pollution under the Clean Air Act. (by CRS) Hide
Heart Disease Education, Analysis Research, and Treatment for Women Act H.R. 1032 (111th) CappsSupportNo
Requires that the FDA take into consideration any clinical data regarding how the safety and effectiveness of a drug that treats / prevents heart disease might be confounded by gender, age and racial… More
Requires that the FDA take into consideration any clinical data regarding how the safety and effectiveness of a drug that treats / prevents heart disease might be confounded by gender, age and racial subgroup. As such, all clinical investigations after the passage of the act must take these variables into consideration in their studies. The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall prepare and submit to Congress an annual report concerning the quality of and access to care for women with heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases. The report shall contain recommendations for eliminating disparities and improving access and treatment. The Secretary shall also distribute (through private or public non-profits) to women over 65 and health professionals educational materials relating to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and cardiovascular diseases in women in addition to establishing educational opportunities for health professionals. (by CRS) Hide
Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act H.R. 1256 (111th) WaxmanSupportYes
To protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products, to amend title 5, United States Code, to make certain modifications in… More
To protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products, to amend title 5, United States Code, to make certain modifications in the Thrift Savings Plan, the Civil Service Retirement System, and the Federal Employees' Retirement System, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medical Device Safety Act of 2009 H.R. 1346 (111th) PalloneSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by CRS) Hide
Employee Free Choice Act of 2009 H.R. 1409 (111th) MillerOpposeNo
Employee Free Choice Act of 2009 - Amends the National Labor Relations Act to require the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to certify a bargaining representative without directing an election if… More
Employee Free Choice Act of 2009 - Amends the National Labor Relations Act to require the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) to certify a bargaining representative without directing an election if a majority of the bargaining unit employees have authorized designation of the representative (card-check) and there is no other individual or labor organization currently certified or recognized as the exclusive representative of any of the employees in the unit. Sets forth special procedural requirements for reaching an initial collective bargaining agreement following certification or recognition. Revises enforcement requirements with respect to unfair labor practices during union organizing drives, particularly a preliminary investigation of an alleged unfair labor practice (ULP) which may lead to proceedings for injunctive relief. Requires that priority be given to a preliminary investigation of any charge that, while employees were seeking representation by a labor organization, or during the period after a labor organization was recognized as a representative until the first collective bargaining contract is entered into, an employer: (1) discharged or otherwise discriminated against an employee to encourage or discourage membership in the labor organization; (2) threatened to discharge or to otherwise discriminate against an employee in order to interfere with, restrain, or coerce employees in the exercise of guaranteed self-organization or collective bardaining rights; or (3) engaged in any other related ULP that significantly interferes with, restrains, or coerces employees in the exercise of such guaranteed rights. Adds to remedies for such violations: (1) back pay plus liquidated damages; and (2) additional civil penalties. (by CRS). (by CRS) Hide
FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act H.R. 1586 (111th) RangelOpposeYes
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic… More
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic control system, reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Family Health Care Accessibility Act of 2010 H.R. 1745 (111th) MurphySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide liability protections for volunteer practitioners at health centers under section 330 of such Act. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide liability protections for volunteer practitioners at health centers under section 330 of such Act. (by CRS) Hide
Public Health Emergency Response Act of 2009 H.R. 2231 (111th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure that victims of public health emergencies have meaningful and immediate access to medically necessary health care services. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure that victims of public health emergencies have meaningful and immediate access to medically necessary health care services. (by CRS) Hide
Climate Change Health Protection and Promotion Act H.R. 2323 (111th) CappsSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate… More
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate change, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 H.R. 3200 (111th) DingellSupportNo
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
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act H.R. 3590 (111th) RangelSupportYes
An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act of 2009 H.R. 3961 (111th) DingellSupportYes
An Act to extend expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 until February 28, 2011. (by… More
An Act to extend expiring provisions of the USA PATRIOT Improvement and Reauthorization Act of 2005 and Intelligence Reform and Terrorism Prevention Act of 2004 until February 28, 2011. (by CRS) Hide
Comprehensive Alcohol Regulatory Effectiveness (CARE) Act of 2010 H.R. 5034 (111th) DelahuntSupportNo
To support State based alcohol regulation, to clarify evidentiary rules for alcohol matters, to ensure the collection of all alcohol taxes, and for other purposes. (by More
To support State based alcohol regulation, to clarify evidentiary rules for alcohol matters, to ensure the collection of all alcohol taxes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Nutrition for America's Children Act H.R. 5504 (111th) MillerSupportNo
To reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Safe Cosmetics Act of 2010 H.R. 5786 (111th) SchakowskySupportNo
To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title VI of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safe use of cosmetics, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expanded and Improved Medicare for All Act H.R. 676 (111th) ConyersSupportNo
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
Medicare Physician Fairness Act of 2009 S. 1776 (111th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the update under the Medicare physician fee schedule for years beginning with 2010 and to sunset the application of the… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the update under the Medicare physician fee schedule for years beginning with 2010 and to sunset the application of the sustainable growth rate formula, and for other purposes. (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)
Safe Chemicals Act of 2010 S. 3209 (111th) LautenbergSupportNo
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act to ensure that risks from chemicals are adequately understood and managed, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Secret Ballot Protection Act of 2009 S. 478 (111th) DeMintSupportNo
A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to ensure the right of employees to a secret-ballot election conducted by the National Labor Relations Board. (by More
A bill to amend the National Labor Relations Act to ensure the right of employees to a secret-ballot election conducted by the National Labor Relations Board. (by CRS) Hide
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
Medical Device Safety Act of 2009 S. 540 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices. (by CRS) Hide
Clean, Low-Emission, Affordable, New Transportation Efficiency Act S. 575 (111th) CarperSupportNo
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to develop plans and targets for States and metropolitan planning organizations to develop plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the… More
A bill to amend title 49, United States Code, to develop plans and targets for States and metropolitan planning organizations to develop plans to reduce greenhouse gas emissions from the transportation sector, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Tobacco Act of 2009 S. 579 (111th) BurrOpposeNo
A bill to establish a comprehensive Federal tobacco product regulatory program, to create a Tobacco Regulatory Agency, to prevent use of tobacco products by youth, and to provide protections for… More
A bill to establish a comprehensive Federal tobacco product regulatory program, to create a Tobacco Regulatory Agency, to prevent use of tobacco products by youth, and to provide protections for adult tobacco product users through the regulation of the tobacco products manufacturing industry. (by CRS) Hide
21st Century Cancer ALERT (Access to Life-Saving Early Detection, Research and Treatment) Act S. 717 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to modernize cancer research, increase access to preventative cancer services, provide cancer treatment and survivorship initiatives, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to modernize cancer research, increase access to preventative cancer services, provide cancer treatment and survivorship initiatives, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Public Health Emergency Response Act of 2009 S. 957 (111th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure that victims of public health emergencies have meaningful and immediate access to medically necessary health care services. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure that victims of public health emergencies have meaningful and immediate access to medically necessary health care services. (by CRS) Hide
Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act S. 982 (111th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products. (by More
A bill to protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products. (by CRS) Hide
Alzheimer's Treatment and Caregiver Support Act H.R. 1032 (110th) WatersSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for treatment and support services for Alzheimer's patients and their families. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for treatment and support services for Alzheimer's patients and their families. (by CRS) Hide
Resident Physician Shortage Reduction Act of 2007 H.R. 1093 (110th) MeekSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase the Medicare caps on graduate medical education positions for States with a shortage of residents. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase the Medicare caps on graduate medical education positions for States with a shortage of residents. (by CRS) Hide
High-Performance Buildings Act of 2007 H.R. 1259 (110th) SmithSupportNo
To increase the use and research of sustainable building design technology, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Arthritis Prevention, Control, and Cure Act of 2008 H.R. 1283 (110th) EshooSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for arthritis research and public health, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Microbicide Development Act H.R. 1420 (110th) SchakowskySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Laboratory Services Access Act of 2007 H.R. 1501 (110th) EnglishSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to adjust the fee for collecting specimens for clinical diagnostic laboratory tests under the Medicare Program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to adjust the fee for collecting specimens for clinical diagnostic laboratory tests under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Comprehensive Tuberculosis Elimination Act of 2008 H.R. 1532 (110th) GreenSupportYes
Increases funding for TB research and treatment, with the goal of eliminating TB in the United States. (by CRS)
Healthy Families Act H.R. 1542 (110th) DeLauroSupportNo
To provide for paid sick leave to ensure that Americans can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
To provide for paid sick leave to ensure that Americans can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Tuberculosis (TB) Now Act of 2007 H.R. 1567 (110th) EngelSupportNo
This bill increases foreign aid to prevent Tuberculosis, and research into drug-resistant strains. (by CRS)
Responsible Education About Life Act H.R. 1653 (110th) LeeSupportNo
To provide for the reduction of adolescent pregnancy, HIV rates, and other sexually transmitted diseases, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reduction of adolescent pregnancy, HIV rates, and other sexually transmitted diseases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Impose a 2-Year Moratorium on Implementation of a Proposed Rule Relating to the Federal-State Financial Partnerships Under Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program. H.R. 1741 (110th) KleinSupportNo
To impose a 2-year moratorium on implementation of a proposed rule relating to the Federal-State financial partnerships under Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program.… More
To impose a 2-year moratorium on implementation of a proposed rule relating to the Federal-State financial partnerships under Medicaid and the State Children's Health Insurance Program. (by CRS) Hide
Elder Justice Act H.R. 1783 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute… More
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Heroes at Home Act of 2007 H.R. 3051 (110th) SalazarSupportNo
To improve the diagnosis and treatment of traumatic brain injury in members and former members of the Armed Forces, to review and expand telehealth and telemental health programs of the Department of… More
To improve the diagnosis and treatment of traumatic brain injury in members and former members of the Armed Forces, to review and expand telehealth and telemental health programs of the Department of Defense and the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Food and Drug Administration Amendments Act of 2007 H.R. 3580 (110th) DingellSupportYes
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and for medical devices, to enhance the postmarket authorities of the Food and Drug… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and for medical devices, to enhance the postmarket authorities of the Food and Drug Administration with respect to the safety of drugs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Newborn Screening Saves Lives Act of 2008 H.R. 3825 (110th) Roybal-AllardSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish grant programs to provide for education and outreach on newborn screening and coordinated followup care once newborn screening has been conducted,… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish grant programs to provide for education and outreach on newborn screening and coordinated followup care once newborn screening has been conducted, to reauthorize programs under part A of title XI of such Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Consumer Product Safety Improvement Act of 2008 H.R. 4040 (110th) RushSupportYes
To establish consumer product safety standards and other safety requirements for children's products and to reauthorize and modernize the Consumer Product Safety Commission. (by More
To establish consumer product safety standards and other safety requirements for children's products and to reauthorize and modernize the Consumer Product Safety Commission. (by CRS) Hide
Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 H.R. 493 (110th) SlaughterSupportYes
This bill would forbid insurance companies and employers to discriminate based on personal or family genetic information. (by More
This bill would forbid insurance companies and employers to discriminate based on personal or family genetic information. (by CRS) Hide
Charlie W. Norwood Living Organ Donation Act H.R. 710 (110th) NorwoodSupportYes
An Act to amend the National Organ Transplant Act to provide that criminal penalties do not apply to human organ paired donation, and for other purposes. (by More
An Act to amend the National Organ Transplant Act to provide that criminal penalties do not apply to human organ paired donation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Consistency, Accuracy, Responsibility, and Excellence in Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Act of 2007 S. 1042 (110th) EnziSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, more accurate, and less costly.… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, more accurate, and less costly. (by CRS) Hide
Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2008 S. 1200 (110th) DorganSupportNo
A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend the Act. (by CRS)
Comprehensive Tuberculosis Elimination Act of 2007 S. 1551 (110th) BrownSupportNo
Increases funding for TB research and treatment, with the goal of eliminating TB in the United States. (by CRS)
SPEAK Act S. 224 (110th) DoddSupportNo
Implements and assess American education content standards in mathematics and science from kindergarten through 12th grade (by More
Implements and assess American education content standards in mathematics and science from kindergarten through 12th grade (by CRS) Hide
CPSC Reform Act S. 2663 (110th) PryorSupportNo
A bill to reform the Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide greater protection for children's products, to improve the screening of noncompliant consumer products, to improve the… More
A bill to reform the Consumer Product Safety Commission to provide greater protection for children's products, to improve the screening of noncompliant consumer products, to improve the effectiveness of consumer product recall programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Access to Life-Saving Medicine Act S. 623 (110th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill 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
Microbicide Development Act S. 823 (110th) ObamaSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to facilitating the development of microbicides for preventing transmission of HIV/AIDS and other diseases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Tuberculosis (TB) Now Act of 2007 S. 968 (110th) BoxerSupportNo
This bill increases foreign aid to prevent Tuberculosis, and research into drug-resistant strains. (by CRS)