Physicians (Health related)

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Creating Access to Residency Education Act of 2015 H.R. 1117 (114th) CastorSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for graduate medical education partnerships in States with a low ratio of medical residents relative to the general population. (by… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for graduate medical education partnerships in States with a low ratio of medical residents relative to the general population. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2015 H.R. 1190 (114th) RoeSupportNo
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by More
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (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
SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2015 H.R. 1470 (114th) BurgessSupportNo
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… More
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
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
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
Flexibility in Health IT Reporting (Flex-It) Act of 2015 H.R. 270 (114th) EllmersSupportNo
To continue the use of a 3-month quarter EHR reporting period for health care providers to demonstrate meaningful use for 2015 under the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive payment programs, and for… More
To continue the use of a 3-month quarter EHR reporting period for health care providers to demonstrate meaningful use for 2015 under the Medicare and Medicaid EHR incentive payment programs, and for other purposes. (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)
21st Century Cures Act H.R. 6 (114th) UptonOpposeNo
To accelerate the discovery, development, and delivery of 21st century cures, 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
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
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
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
Global Food Security Act of 2015 S. 1252 (114th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to authorize a comprehensive strategic approach for United States foreign assistance to developing countries to reduce global poverty and hunger, achieve food and nutrition security, promote… More
A bill to authorize a comprehensive strategic approach for United States foreign assistance to developing countries to reduce global poverty and hunger, achieve food and nutrition security, promote inclusive, sustainable, agricultural-led economic growth, improve nutritional outcomes, especially for women and children, build resilience among vulnerable populations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2015 S. 141 (114th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by More
A bill to repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Care Planning Act of 2015 S. 1549 (114th) WarnerSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for advanced illness care coordination services for Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for advanced illness care coordination services for Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Promise for Antibiotics and Therapeutics for Health Act S. 185 (114th) HatchSplitNo
A bill to create a limited population pathway for approval of certain antibacterial drugs. (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
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
Indian Health Service Health Professions Tax Fairness Act of 2015 S. 536 (114th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income payments under the Indian Health Service Loan Repayment Program and certain amounts received under the Indian Health… More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from gross income payments under the Indian Health Service Loan Repayment Program and certain amounts received under the Indian Health Professions Scholarship Program. (by CRS) Hide
SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2015 S. 810 (114th) HatchSupportNo
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
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
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
Fix Gun Checks Act of 2013 H.R. 137 (113th) McCarthySupportNo
To ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every firearm… More
To ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every firearm sale. (by CRS) Hide
Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2013 H.R. 1416 (113th) EllmersSupportNo
To terminate application of sequestration to payment for certain physician-administered drugs under part B of the Medicare program. (by More
To terminate application of sequestration to payment for certain physician-administered drugs under part B of the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Standard of Care Protection Act of 2013 H.R. 1473 (113th) GingreySupportNo
To prevent certain Federal health care laws from establishing health care provider standards of care in medical malpractice cases, and for other purposes. (by More
To prevent certain Federal health care laws from establishing health care provider standards of care in medical malpractice cases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pediatric Subspecialty and Mental Health Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2013 H.R. 1827 (113th) CourtneySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend through fiscal year 2018 the authorization for certain health care workforce loan repayment programs. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to extend through fiscal year 2018 the authorization for certain health care workforce loan repayment programs. (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
Supplying Knowledge-Based Immigrants and Lifting Levels of STEM Visas Act H.R. 2131 (113th) IssaSupportNo
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Immigration and Nationality Act to enhance American competitiveness through the encouragement of high-skilled immigration, 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
Family and Retirement Health Investment Act of 2013 H.R. 2194 (113th) PaulsenSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve access to health care through expanded health savings accounts, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve access to health care through expanded health savings accounts, 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)
Accuracy in Medicare Physician Payment Act of 2013 H.R. 2545 (113th) McDermottSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an expert advisory panel regarding relative value scale process used under the Medicare physician fee schedule, and for other purposes.… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an expert advisory panel regarding relative value scale process used under the Medicare physician fee schedule, and for other purposes. (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)
Fairness for American Families Act H.R. 2668 (113th) YoungOpposeNo
To delay the application of the individual health insurance mandate, to delay the application of the employer health insurance mandate, and for other purposes. (by More
To delay the application of the individual health insurance mandate, to delay the application of the employer health insurance mandate, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
SGR Repeal and Medicare Beneficiary Access Act of 2013 H.R. 2810 (113th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reform the sustainable growth rate and Medicare payment for physicians' services, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reform the sustainable growth rate and Medicare payment for physicians' services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Patient Access to Cancer Treatment Act of 2013 H.R. 2869 (113th) RogersSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish payment parity under the Medicare program for ambulatory cancer care services furnished in the hospital outpatient department and the… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish payment parity under the Medicare program for ambulatory cancer care services furnished in the hospital outpatient department and the physician office setting. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2013 H.R. 297 (113th) PittsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize support for graduate medical education programs in children's hospitals. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize support for graduate medical education programs in children's hospitals. (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)
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)
Protecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2013 H.R. 351 (113th) RoeSupportNo
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by More
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (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)
Improving Trauma Care Act of 2014 H.R. 3548 (113th) JohnsonSupportYes
To amend title XII of the Public Health Service Act to expand the definition of trauma to include thermal, electrical, chemical, radioactive, and other extrinsic agents. (by More
To amend title XII of the Public Health Service Act to expand the definition of trauma to include thermal, electrical, chemical, radioactive, and other extrinsic agents. (by CRS) Hide
Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment Act of 2013 H.R. 3742 (113th) GingreySplitNo
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
SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 H.R. 4015 (113th) BurgessOpposeNo
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… More
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
Ensuring Patient Access and Effective Drug Enforcement Act of 2013 H.R. 4069 (113th) MarinoSupportNo
To improve enforcement efforts related to prescription drug diversion and abuse, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Expanding the Availability of Medicare Data Act H.R. 4418 (113th) RyanSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase access to Medicare data. (by CRS)
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
Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 H.R. 4994 (113th) CampOpposeYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for standardized post-acute care assessment data for quality, payment, and discharge planning, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for standardized post-acute care assessment data for quality, payment, and discharge planning, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
VBID for Better Care Act of 2014 H.R. 5183 (113th) BlackSupportNo
To establish a demonstration program requiring the utilization of Value-Based Insurance Design to demonstrate that reducing the copayments or coinsurance charged to Medicare beneficiaries for… More
To establish a demonstration program requiring the utilization of Value-Based Insurance Design to demonstrate that reducing the copayments or coinsurance charged to Medicare beneficiaries for selected high-value prescription medications and clinical services can increase their utilization and ultimately improve clinical outcomes and lower health care expenditures. (by CRS) Hide
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
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. 5539 (113th) 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
Ensuring Access to Primary Care for Women & Children Act H.R. 5723 (113th) 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
Medicare Physician Payment Innovation Act of 2013 H.R. 574 (113th) SchwartzSupportNo
To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reform Medicare payment for physicians' services by eliminating the sustainable growth rate system and providing incentives for the… More
To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reform Medicare payment for physicians' services by eliminating the sustainable growth rate system and providing incentives for the adoption of innovative payment and delivery models to improve quality and efficiency. (by CRS) Hide
HIV Organ Policy Equity Act H.R. 698 (113th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish safeguards and standards of quality for research and transplantation of organs infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish safeguards and standards of quality for research and transplantation of organs infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV). (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Part B of Title XVIII of the Social Security Act to Exclude Customary Prompt Pay Discounts from Manufacturers to Wholesalers from the Average Sales Price for Drugs and Biologicals Under Medicare. H.R. 800 (113th) WhitfieldSupportNo
To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude customary prompt pay discounts from manufacturers to wholesalers from the average sales price for drugs and biologicals under… More
To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude customary prompt pay discounts from manufacturers to wholesalers from the average sales price for drugs and biologicals under Medicare. (by CRS) Hide
Delivering Antimicrobial Transparency in Animals Act of 2013 H.R. 820 (113th) WaxmanSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to enhance the reporting requirements pertaining to use of antimicrobial drugs in food animals. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to enhance the reporting requirements pertaining to use of antimicrobial drugs in food animals. (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)
Chemical Safety Improvement Act S. 1009 (113th) LautenbergSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and modernize the Toxic Substances Control Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Medicare Data Access for Transparency and Accountability Act S. 1180 (113th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for the public availability of Medicare claims data. (by CRS)
Medicare Better Health Rewards Program Act of 2013 S. 1228 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to establish a program to provide incentive payments to participating Medicare beneficiaries who voluntarily establish and maintain better health. (by More
A bill to establish a program to provide incentive payments to participating Medicare beneficiaries who voluntarily establish and maintain better health. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 Respecting the Scoring of Preventive Health Savings. S. 1422 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings. (by CRS)
Assault Weapons Ban of 2013 S. 150 (113th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Restoring Access to Medication Act S. 1647 (113th) RobertsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by More
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by CRS) Hide
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)
SGR Repeal and Medicare Beneficiary Access Act of 2013 S. 1871 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
An original bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate formula and to improve beneficiary access under the Medicare program, and for other… More
An original bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate formula and to improve beneficiary access under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 S. 2000 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Commonsense Medicare SGR Repeal and Beneficiary Access Improvement Act of 2014 S. 2157 (113th) WydenOpposeNo
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
Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers Who Deliver Infants Early Reauthorization Act S. 252 (113th) AlexanderSupportYes
An act to reduce preterm labor and delivery and the risk of pregnancy-related deaths and complications due to pregnancy, and to reduce infant mortality caused by prematurity, and for other purposes.… More
An act to reduce preterm labor and delivery and the risk of pregnancy-related deaths and complications due to pregnancy, and to reduce infant mortality caused by prematurity, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 S. 2553 (113th) WydenOpposeNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for standardized post-acute care assessment data for quality, payment, and discharge planning, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for standardized post-acute care assessment data for quality, payment, and discharge planning, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Excellence in Mental Health Act S. 264 (113th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to expand access to community mental health centers and improve the quality of mental health care for all Americans. (by More
A bill to expand access to community mental health centers and improve the quality of mental health care for all Americans. (by CRS) Hide
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
Protecting Seniors' Access to Medicare Act of 2013 S. 351 (113th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by More
A bill to repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2013 S. 452 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries. (by CRS)
Medication Therapy Management Empowerment Act of 2013 S. 557 (113th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to medication therapy management under part D of the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to medication therapy management under part D of the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Illegal Trafficking in Firearms Act of 2013 S. 649 (113th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every… More
A bill to ensure that all individuals who should be prohibited from buying a firearm are listed in the national instant criminal background check system and require a background check for every firearm sale, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend Part B of Title XVIII of the Social Security Act to Exclude Customary Prompt Pay Discounts from Manufacturers to Wholesalers from the Average Sales Price for Drugs and Biologicals Under Medicare. S. 806 (113th) RobertsSupportNo
A bill to amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude customary prompt pay discounts from manufacturers to wholesalers from the average sales price for drugs and biologicals… More
A bill to amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude customary prompt pay discounts from manufacturers to wholesalers from the average sales price for drugs and biologicals under Medicare. (by CRS) Hide
Pharmaceutical Compounding Quality and Accountability Act S. 959 (113th) HarkinOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to compounding drugs. (by CRS)
American Health Security Act of 2011 H.R. 1200 (112th) McDermottSupportNo
To provide for health care for every American and to control the cost and enhance the quality of the health care system. (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)
Quality Health Care Coalition Act of 2011 H.R. 1409 (112th) ConyersSupportNo
To ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by clarifying the application of the antitrust laws to negotiations between groups of health care professionals and health plans and… More
To ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by clarifying the application of the antitrust laws to negotiations between groups of health care professionals and health plans and health care insurance issuers. (by CRS) Hide
Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2011 H.R. 1639 (112th) 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
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
Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act H.R. 2364 (112th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who… More
To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition, and for other purposes. (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
To Amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to Modify the Calculation of Modified Adjusted Gross Income for Purposes of Determining Eligibility for Certain Healthcare-Related Programs. H.R. 2576 (112th) BlackOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the calculation of modified adjusted gross income for purposes of determining eligibility for certain healthcare-related programs. (by… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the calculation of modified adjusted gross income for purposes of determining eligibility for certain healthcare-related programs. (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
Diagnostic Imaging Services Access Protection Act of 2011 H.R. 3269 (112th) OlsonSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure the continued access of Medicare beneficiaries to diagnostic imaging services. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure the continued access of Medicare beneficiaries to diagnostic imaging services. (by CRS) Hide
Online Pharmacy Safety Act H.R. 4095 (112th) CassidyOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the safety of Internet pharmacies. (by CRS)
Healthcare Truth and Transparency Act of 2011 H.R. 451 (112th) SullivanSupportNo
To ensure that patients receive accurate health care information by prohibiting misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the… More
To ensure that patients receive accurate health care information by prohibiting misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the identification of the license of health care professionals. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Decisions Accountability Act of 2011 H.R. 452 (112th) RoeSupportNo
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by More
To repeal the provisions of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act providing for the Independent Payment Advisory Board. (by CRS) Hide
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
Healthy Children Through School Nutrition Education Act H.R. 576 (112th) BacaSupportNo
To amend section 9A of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require each local educational agency participating in a program authorized by the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch… More
To amend section 9A of the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require each local educational agency participating in a program authorized by the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act or the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to include under the local school wellness policy established by the agency a requirement that students receive 50 hours of school nutrition education per school year. (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) CassidySupportNo
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
Comprehensive 1099 Taxpayer Protection and Repayment of Exchange Subsidy Overpayments Act of 2011 H.R. 705 (112th) CampSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements to payments made to corporations, payments for property and other gross proceeds, and rental… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements to payments made to corporations, payments for property and other gross proceeds, and rental property expense payments, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Family Health Care Accessibility Act of 2011 S. 1059 (112th) ThuneSupportNo
A bill 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
A bill 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
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
Restoring Access to Medication Act S. 1368 (112th) RobertsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by More
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by CRS) Hide
Prematurity Research Expansion and Education for Mothers Who Deliver Infants Early Reauthorization Act S. 1440 (112th) AlexanderSupportNo
A bill to reduce preterm labor and delivery and the risk of pregnancy-related deaths and complications due to pregnancy, and to reduce infant mortality caused by prematurity. (by More
A bill to reduce preterm labor and delivery and the risk of pregnancy-related deaths and complications due to pregnancy, and to reduce infant mortality caused by prematurity. (by CRS) Hide
Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2011 S. 1461 (112th) 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
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
Medical Care Access Protection Act of 2011 S. 197 (112th) EnsignSupportNo
A bill 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
A bill 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
Medical Debt Responsibility Act of 2012 S. 2149 (112th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to exclude from consumer credit reports medical debt that has been in collection and has been fully paid or settled, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to exclude from consumer credit reports medical debt that has been in collection and has been fully paid or settled, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Advancing Breakthrough Therapies for Patients Act of 2012 S. 2236 (112th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to provide for the expedited development and evaluation of drugs designated as breakthrough drugs. (by CRS)
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)
Empowering States to Innovate Act S. 248 (112th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to allow an earlier start for State health care coverage innovation waivers under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by More
A bill to allow an earlier start for State health care coverage innovation waivers under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS) Hide
Save Our States Act S. 281 (112th) HutchisonSupportNo
A bill to delay the implementation of the health reform law in the United States until there is a final resolution in pending lawsuits. (by More
A bill to delay the implementation of the health reform law in the United States until there is a final resolution in pending lawsuits. (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
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
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
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R. 1 (111th) ObeySupportYes
Making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local fiscal stabilization,… More
Making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local fiscal stabilization, for fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes. (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) WaxmanSplitYes
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
Community AIDS and Hepatitis Prevention Act H.R. 179 (111th) SerranoSupportNo
To permit the use of Federal funds for syringe exchange programs for purposes of reducing the transmission of bloodborne pathogens, including HIV and viral hepatitis. (by More
To permit the use of Federal funds for syringe exchange programs for purposes of reducing the transmission of bloodborne pathogens, including HIV and viral hepatitis. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 H.R. 2 (111th) PalloneSplitYes
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Eliminating Disparities in Breast Cancer Treatment Act of 2009 H.R. 2279 (111th) CastorSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate contributing factors to disparities in breast cancer treatment through the development of a uniform set of consensus-based breast cancer… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate contributing factors to disparities in breast cancer treatment through the development of a uniform set of consensus-based breast cancer treatment performance measures for a 6-year quality reporting system and value-based purchasing system under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Protect Patients and Physicians Privacy Act H.R. 2630 (111th) PaulSupportNo
To protect the privacy of patients and physicians. (by CRS)
Small Business Health Information Technology Financing Act H.R. 3014 (111th) DahlkemperSupportNo
To amend the Small Business Act to provide loan guarantees for the acquisition of health information technology by eligible professionals in solo and small group practices, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Small Business Act to provide loan guarantees for the acquisition of health information technology by eligible professionals in solo and small group practices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 H.R. 3200 (111th) DingellSplitNo
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Empowering Patients First Act H.R. 3400 (111th) PriceSupportNo
To provide for incentives to encourage health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act H.R. 3590 (111th) RangelSupportYes
An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
National Quality Cancer Care Demonstration Project Act of 2009 H.R. 3675 (111th) DavisSupportNo
To improve the quality and cost effectiveness of cancer care to Medicare beneficiaries by establishing a national demonstration project. (by More
To improve the quality and cost effectiveness of cancer care to Medicare beneficiaries by establishing a national demonstration project. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Physician Payment Reform Act of 2009 H.R. 3961 (111th) DingellSplitYes
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
Preservation of Access to Care for Medicare Beneficiaries and Pension Relief Act of 2010 H.R. 3962 (111th) DingellSupportYes
An act to provide a physician payment update, to provide pension funding relief, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Wakefield Act H.R. 479 (111th) MathesonSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide a means for continued improvement in emergency medical services for children. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide a means for continued improvement in emergency medical services for children. (by CRS) Hide
Health Care and Education Reconciliation Act of 2010 H.R. 4872 (111th) SprattSupportYes
An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to Title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2010 (S. Con. Res. 13). (by More
An Act to provide for reconciliation pursuant to Title II of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2010 (S. Con. Res. 13). (by CRS) Hide
Improving Nutrition for America's Children Act H.R. 5504 (111th) MillerSupportNo
To reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Preventive Medicine and Public Health Training Act H.R. 916 (111th) GreenSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants for the training of graduate medical residents in preventive medicine and public health. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants for the training of graduate medical residents in preventive medicine and public health. (by CRS) Hide
Free Flow of Information Act of 2009 H.R. 985 (111th) BoucherSupportNo
To maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. (by… More
To maintain the free flow of information to the public by providing conditions for the federally compelled disclosure of information by certain persons connected with the news media. (by CRS) Hide
Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010 H.J.Res. 45 (111th) SupportYes
Increasing the statutory limit on the public debt. (by CRS)
PATIENTS Act of 2009 S. 1259 (111th) KylSupportNo
A bill to protect all patients by prohibiting the use of data obtained from comparative effectiveness research to deny coverage of items or services under Federal health care programs and to ensure… More
A bill to protect all patients by prohibiting the use of data obtained from comparative effectiveness research to deny coverage of items or services under Federal health care programs and to ensure that comparative effectiveness research accounts for advancements in personalized medicine and differences in patient treatment response. (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
Physician Payments Sunshine Act of 2009 S. 301 (111th) GrassleyOpposeNo
A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for transparency in the relationship between physicians and manufacturers of drugs, devices, biologicals, or medical supplies for which… More
A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for transparency in the relationship between physicians and manufacturers of drugs, devices, biologicals, or medical supplies for which payment is made under Medicare, Medicaid, or SCHIP. (by CRS) Hide
Wakefield Act S. 408 (111th) InouyeSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide a means for continued improvement in emergency medical services for children. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide a means for continued improvement in emergency medical services for children. (by CRS) Hide
Pharmaceutical Market Access and Drug Safety Act of 2009 S. 525 (111th) DorganSupportNo
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
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
Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2009 S. 593 (111th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to ban the use of bisphenol A in food containers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
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
Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act H.R. 1108 (110th) WaxmanSupportNo
To protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products. (by More
To protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products. (by CRS) Hide
Parental Right to Decide Protection Act H.R. 1153 (110th) GingreySupportNo
To prohibit Federal funding or other assistance for mandatory human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programs. (by CRS)
Personalized Health Information Act of 2007 H.R. 1368 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To establish a program to provide financial incentives to encourage the adoption and use of interactive personal health records. (by More
To establish a program to provide financial incentives to encourage the adoption and use of interactive personal health records. (by CRS) Hide
Higher Education Affordability and Equity Act of 2007 H.R. 1407 (110th) EnglishSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand incentives for education. (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
Pediatric Medical Device Safety and Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 1494 (110th) MarkeySupportNo
To improve the process for the development of needed pediatric medical devices. (by CRS)
Community Choice Act of 2007 H.R. 1621 (110th) DavisSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide individuals with disabilities and older Americans with equal access to community-based attendant services and supports, and for other… More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide individuals with disabilities and older Americans with equal access to community-based attendant services and supports, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Mental Health Modernization Act of 2007 H.R. 1663 (110th) StarkSupportNo
This bill expands and improves coverage of mental health services under the Medicare Program. (by CRS)
Medpac Rural Representation Act H.R. 1730 (110th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure proportional representation of rural interests on the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure proportional representation of rural interests on the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission. (by CRS) Hide
National Health Information Incentive Act of 2007 H.R. 1952 (110th) GonzalezSupportNo
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to achieve a national health information infrastructure, and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction under section 179 for… More
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to achieve a national health information infrastructure, and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction under section 179 for the purchase of qualified health care information technology by medical care providers. (by CRS) Hide
Optometric Equity in Medicaid Act of 2007 H.R. 1983 (110th) SchakowskyOpposeNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require Medicaid coverage of professional services of optometrists that are otherwise covered when furnished by a physician. (by More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require Medicaid coverage of professional services of optometrists that are otherwise covered when furnished by a physician. (by CRS) Hide
Medicaid Emergency Psychiatric Care Act of 2007 H.R. 2050 (110th) AllenSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to permit States to obtain reimbursement under the Medicaid Program for care or services required under the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor… More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to permit States to obtain reimbursement under the Medicaid Program for care or services required under the Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act that are provided in a nonpublicly owned or operated institution for mental diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Kids Act of 2007 H.R. 2147 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend titles XXI and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and streamline enrollment under SCHIP and Medicaid and to amend the… More
To amend titles XXI and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and streamline enrollment under SCHIP and Medicaid and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a healthy savings tax credit for purchase of children's health coverage. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Ambulance Payment Extension Act H.R. 2164 (110th) McNultySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an extension of increased payments for ground ambulance services under the Medicare Program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an extension of increased payments for ground ambulance services under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Healthcare Truth and Transparency Act of 2007 H.R. 2260 (110th) SullivanSupportNo
To prohibit misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the identification of the license of certain health care providers.… More
To prohibit misleading and deceptive advertising or representation in the provision of health care services, and to require the identification of the license of certain health care providers. (by CRS) Hide
Health Coverage, Affordability, Responsibility, and Equity Act of 2007 H.R. 2351 (110th) KapturSupportNo
To expand the number of individuals and families with health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Medikids Health Insurance Act of 2007 H.R. 2357 (110th) StarkSupportNo
To amend the Social Security Act to guarantee comprehensive health care coverage for all children born after 2008. (by CRS)
To Amend Title XVIII of the Social Security Act to Provide an Exception to the 60-Day Limit on Medicare Reciprocal Billing Arrangements Between Two Physicians During the Period in Which One of the Physicians is Ordered to Active Duty As a Member of a Reserve Component of the Armed Forces. H.R. 2429 (110th) ThompsonSupportYes
This bill amends title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide an exception to the 60-day limit on Medicare reciprocal billing arrangements between two physicians during the period in which one… More
This bill amends title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide an exception to the 60-day limit on Medicare reciprocal billing arrangements between two physicians during the period in which one of the physicians is ordered to active duty as a member of a reserve component of the Armed Forces. (by CRS) Hide
Help Efficient, Accessible, Low-Cost, Timely Healthcare (HEALTH) Act of 2007 H.R. 2580 (110th) 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
Children's Health and Medicare Protection Act of 2007 H.R. 3162 (110th) DingellSplitNo
To amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the children's health insurance program, to improve beneficiary protections under the Medicare, Medicaid, and… More
To amend titles XVIII, XIX, and XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the children's health insurance program, to improve beneficiary protections under the Medicare, Medicaid, and the CHIP program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 H.R. 6331 (110th) RangelSupportYes
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare Program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance… More
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare Program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance low-income benefit programs, and to maintain access to care in rural areas, including pharmacy access, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
United States National Health Insurance Act (Or the Expanded and Improved Medicare for All Act) H.R. 676 (110th) ConyersSupportNo
To provide for comprehensive health insurance coverage for all United States residents, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Paul Wellstone and Pete Domenici Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act of 2008 H.R. 6983 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in… More
To amend section 712 of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, section 2705 of the Public Health Service Act, and section 9812 of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require equity in the provision of mental health and substance-related disorder benefits under group health plans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Trauma Care Systems Planning and Development Act of 2007 H.R. 727 (110th) GreenSupportYes
To amend the Public Health Service Act to add requirements regarding trauma care, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2007 H.R. 962 (110th) 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
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 H.R. 976 (110th) RangelSupportNo
This bill would amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity tax credit through 2008, increase the amount of small business assets eligible for expensing among other tax… More
This bill would amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity tax credit through 2008, increase the amount of small business assets eligible for expensing among other tax reliefs for small businesses. (by CRS) Hide
Matthew Shepard Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007 S. 1105 (110th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 S. 1893 (110th) BaucusSupportNo
An original bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by More
An original bill to amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to reauthorize the State Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Physician Payments Sunshine Act of 2007 S. 2029 (110th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for transparency in the relationship between physicians and manufacturers of drugs, devices, or medical supplies for which payment is… More
A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for transparency in the relationship between physicians and manufacturers of drugs, devices, or medical supplies for which payment is made under Medicare, Medicaid, or SCHIP. (by CRS) Hide
Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008 S. 2731 (110th) BidenSupportNo
A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2009 through 2013 to provide assistance to foreign countries to combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2009 through 2013 to provide assistance to foreign countries to combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 S. 3101 (110th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to… More
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance low-income benefit programs, and to maintain access to care in rural areas, including pharmacy access, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preserving Access to Medicare Act of 2008 S. 3118 (110th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to preserve beneficiary access to care by preventing a reduction in the Medicare physician fee schedule, to improve the quality of care… More
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to preserve beneficiary access to care by preventing a reduction in the Medicare physician fee schedule, to improve the quality of care by advancing value based purchasing, electronic health records, and electronic prescribing, and to maintain and improve access to care in rural areas, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2008 S. 3155 (110th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2007 S. 549 (110th) KennedySupportNo
A bill 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
A bill 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
Heart Disease Education, Analysis and Research, and Treatment for Women Act S. 573 (110th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Public Health Service Act to improve the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Public Health Service Act to improve the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases in women. (by CRS) Hide
Breast Cancer and Environmental Research Act of 2007 S. 579 (110th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to make grants for the development and operation of research centers… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize the Director of the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences to make grants for the development and operation of research centers regarding environmental factors that may be related to the etiology of breast cancer. (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
Stroke Treatment and Ongoing Prevention Act of 2008 S. 999 (110th) CochranSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation. (by CRS)