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TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Secret Science Reform Act of 2015 H.R. 1030 (114th) SmithOpposeNo
To prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible. (by More
To prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible. (by CRS) Hide
Chronic Kidney Disease Improvement in Research and Treatment Act of 2015 H.R. 1130 (114th) MarinoSupportNo
To improve the understanding of, and promote access to treatment for, chronic kidney disease, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
USPSTF Transparency and Accountability Act of 2015 H.R. 1151 (114th) BlackburnSupportNo
To amend title IX of the Public Health Service Act to revise the operations of the United States Preventive Services Task Force, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title IX of the Public Health Service Act to revise the operations of the United States Preventive Services Task Force, and for other purposes. (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
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
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
Patients' Access to Treatments Act of 2015 H.R. 1600 (114th) McKinleySupportNo
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to limit co-payment, coinsurance, or other cost-sharing requirements applicable to prescription drugs in a specialty drug tier to the dollar… More
To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to limit co-payment, coinsurance, or other cost-sharing requirements applicable to prescription drugs in a specialty drug tier to the dollar amount (or its equivalent) of such requirements applicable to prescription drugs in a non-preferred brand drug tier, 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
Improving Regulatory Transparency for New Medical Therapies Act H.R. 639 (114th) PittsSupportNo
To amend the Controlled Substances Act with respect to drug scheduling recommendations by the Secretary of Health and Human Services, and with respect to registration of manufacturers and… More
To amend the Controlled Substances Act with respect to drug scheduling recommendations by the Secretary of Health and Human Services, and with respect to registration of manufacturers and distributors seeking to conduct clinical testing. (by CRS) Hide
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)
PRIME Act of 2015 H.R. 818 (114th) RoskamSupportNo
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to curb waste, fraud, and abuse in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. (by More
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to curb waste, fraud, and abuse in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. (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
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
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)
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
Secret Science Reform Act of 2015 S. 544 (114th) BarrassoOpposeNo
A bill to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible. (by… More
A bill to prohibit the Environmental Protection Agency from proposing, finalizing, or disseminating regulations or assessments based upon science that is not transparent or reproducible. (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
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
American Innovation Act S. 747 (114th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to prioritize funding for an expanded and sustained national investment in basic science research. (by CRS)
PRIME Act of 2015 S. 861 (114th) CarperSupportNo
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to curb waste, fraud, and abuse in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. (by More
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to curb waste, fraud, and abuse in the Medicare and Medicaid programs. (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
Family Health Care Flexibility Act H.R. 1248 (113th) PaulsenSupportNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal certain limitations on health care benefits. (by CRS)
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
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)
Excel Act of 2013 H.R. 1716 (113th) PetriSupportNo
To simplify and improve the Federal student loan program through income-contingent repayment to provide stronger protections for borrowers, encourage responsible borrowing, and save money for… More
To simplify and improve the Federal student loan program through income-contingent repayment to provide stronger protections for borrowers, encourage responsible borrowing, and save money for taxpayers. (by CRS) Hide
Dental Insurance Fairness Act of 2013 H.R. 1798 (113th) GosarSupportNo
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to ensure health care coverage value and transparency for dental benefits under group health plans. (by More
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to ensure health care coverage value and transparency for dental benefits under group health plans. (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
Family Act of 2013 H.R. 1851 (113th) LewisSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (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
School Access to Emergency Epinephrine Act H.R. 2094 (113th) RoeSupportYes
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the preference given, in awarding certain asthma-related grants, to certain States (those allowing trained school personnel to administer… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the preference given, in awarding certain asthma-related grants, to certain States (those allowing trained school personnel to administer epinephrine and meeting other related requirements). (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
Physical Activity Guidelines for Americans Act H.R. 2179 (113th) KindSupportNo
To provide for the publication by the Secretary of Human Services of physical activity guidelines for Americans. (by CRS)
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)
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)
Food and Drug Administration Safety Over Sequestration Act of 2013 H.R. 2725 (113th) LanceSupportNo
To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to exempt from sequestration certain user fees of the Food and Drug Administration. (by More
To amend the Balanced Budget and Emergency Deficit Control Act of 1985 to exempt from sequestration certain user fees of the Food and Drug Administration. (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
Promoting Integrity in Medicare Act of 2013 H.R. 2914 (113th) SpeierSplitNo
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
Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2013 H.R. 307 (113th) RogersSupportYes
To reauthorize certain programs under the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response, and… More
To reauthorize certain programs under the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Telemedicine for Medicare Act of 2013 H.R. 3077 (113th) NunesSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State.… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State. (by CRS) Hide
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
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
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) 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
Telehealth Modernization Act of 2013 H.R. 3750 (113th) MatsuiSupportNo
To promote the provision of telehealth by establishing a Federal standard for telehealth, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Electricity Security and Affordability Act H.R. 3826 (113th) WhitfieldOpposeNo
To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility… More
To provide direction to the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency regarding the establishment of standards for emissions of any greenhouse gas from fossil fuel-fired electric utility generating units, 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
Trauma Systems and Regionalization of Emergency Care Reauthorization Act H.R. 4080 (113th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend title XII of the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize certain trauma care programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Saving Lives, Saving Costs Act H.R. 4106 (113th) BarrSupportNo
To provide for the development and dissemination of clinical practice guidelines and the establishment of a right of removal to Federal courts for defendants in medical malpractice actions involving… More
To provide for the development and dissemination of clinical practice guidelines and the establishment of a right of removal to Federal courts for defendants in medical malpractice actions involving a Federal payor, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 H.R. 4302 (113th) PittsSplitYes
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
Assault Weapons Ban of 2013 H.R. 437 (113th) McCarthySupportNo
To regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2014 H.R. 5033 (113th) CappsSupportNo
To ban the use of bisphenol A in food containers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014 H.R. 5051 (113th) SlaughterSupportNo
To ensure that employers cannot interfere in their employees' birth control and other health care decisions. (by CRS)
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
Protect Medical Innovation Act of 2013 H.R. 523 (113th) PaulsenSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices. (by CRS)
Helium Stewardship Act of 2013 H.R. 527 (113th) HastingsSupportYes
To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of… More
To amend the Helium Act to complete the privatization of the Federal helium reserve in a competitive market fashion that ensures stability in the helium markets while protecting the interests of American taxpayers, and for other purposes. (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
Sudden Unexpected Death Data Enhancement and Awareness Act H.R. 669 (113th) PalloneSupportYes
A bill to improve the health of children and help better understand and enhance awareness about unexpected sudden death in early life. (by More
A bill to improve the health of children and help better understand and enhance awareness about unexpected sudden death in early life. (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
Competitive Health Insurance Reform Act of 2013 H.R. 911 (113th) GosarSupportNo
To restore the application of the Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers. (by More
To restore the application of the Federal antitrust laws to the business of health insurance to protect competition and consumers. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Coordination of Pro Bono Medically Recommended Dental Care Act H.R. 963 (113th) DeGetteSupportNo
To assist low-income individuals in obtaining medically recommended dental care. (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 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
Conference Accountability Act of 2014 S. 1347 (113th) CoburnOpposeNo
A bill to provide transparency, accountability, and limitations of Government sponsored conferences. (by CRS)
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)
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
Strong Start for America's Children Act S. 1697 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to support early learning. (by CRS)
Tobacco Tax Equity Act of 2013 S. 194 (113th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax rate parity among all tobacco products, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax rate parity among all tobacco products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health in Schools Act of 2013 S. 195 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill 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
A bill 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
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
American Cures Act S. 2115 (113th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to provide for the establishment of a fund to provide for an expanded and sustained national investment in biomedical research. (by More
A bill to provide for the establishment of a fund to provide for an expanded and sustained national investment in biomedical research. (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
Medical Device Access and Innovation Protection Act S. 232 (113th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices. (by CRS)
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
Ban Poisonous Additives Act of 2014 S. 2572 (113th) MarkeySupportNo
A bill to ban the use of bisphenol A in food containers, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protect Women's Health From Corporate Interference Act of 2014 S. 2578 (113th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to ensure that employers cannot interfere in their employees' birth control and other health care decisions. (by CRS)
Excellence in Mental Health Act S. 264 (113th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to expand access to community mental health centers and improve the quality of mental health care for all Americans. (by More
A bill to expand access to community mental health centers and improve the quality of mental health care for all Americans. (by CRS) Hide
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
HIV Organ Policy Equity Act S. 330 (113th) BoxerSupportYes
A bill 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
A bill 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
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
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)
Coordination of Pro Bono Medically Recommended Dental Care Act S. 466 (113th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to assist low-income individuals in obtaining recommended dental care. (by CRS)
Promoting Physical Activity for Americans Act S. 531 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to provide for the publication by the Secretary of Human Services of physical activity guidelines for Americans. (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
Family Health Care Flexibility Act S. 610 (113th) JohannsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal certain limitations on health care benefits. (by CRS)
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
Family Act of 2013 S. 881 (113th) GillibrandSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide an income tax credit for the costs of certain infertility treatments, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pharmaceutical Compounding Quality and Accountability Act S. 959 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to compounding drugs. (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
Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act of 2011 H.R. 1633 (112th) NoemOpposeNo
To establish a temporary prohibition against revising any national ambient air quality standard applicable to coarse particulate matter, to limit Federal regulation of nuisance dust in areas in which… More
To establish a temporary prohibition against revising any national ambient air quality standard applicable to coarse particulate matter, to limit Federal regulation of nuisance dust in areas in which such dust is regulated under State, tribal, or local law, and for other purposes. (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
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
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
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2011 H.R. 2954 (112th) LeeSupportNo
To improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
National Diabetes Clinical Care Commission Act H.R. 2960 (112th) OlsonSupportNo
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
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
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
Modernizing Our Drug & Diagnostics Evaluation and Regulatory Network Cures Act of 2011 H.R. 3497 (112th) LanceSupportNo
To promote the development of meaningful treatments for patients. (by CRS)
Comprehensive 1099 Taxpayer Protection and Repayment of Exchange Subsidy Overpayments Act of 2011 H.R. 4 (112th) LungrenSupportYes
To repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations, and for other purposes. (by More
To repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012 H.R. 436 (112th) PaulsenSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices. (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
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
Electronic Health Records Improvement Act H.R. 6598 (112th) BlackSupportNo
To amend certain requirements and penalties implemented under the Medicare and Medicaid programs by the HITECH Act of 2009, which would otherwise impede eligible professionals from adopting… More
To amend certain requirements and penalties implemented under the Medicare and Medicaid programs by the HITECH Act of 2009, which would otherwise impede eligible professionals from adopting electronic health records to improve patient care. (by CRS) Hide
Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act of 2012 H.R. 733 (112th) EshooSupportNo
To provide for scientific frameworks with respect to recalcitrant cancers. (by CRS)
Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011 H.R. 910 (112th) UptonOpposeNo
To amend the Clean Air Act to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating any regulation concerning, taking action relating to, or taking into consideration… More
To amend the Clean Air Act to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating any regulation concerning, taking action relating to, or taking into consideration the emission of a greenhouse gas to address climate change, 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
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
Small Business Paperwork Mandate Elimination Act S. 18 (112th) JohannsSupportNo
A bill to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations and for other purposes. (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
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
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
Prescribe A Book Act S. 393 (112th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to aid and support pediatric involvement in reading and education. (by CRS)
HEART for Women Act S. 438 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve women's health by prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases in women. (by… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve women's health by prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases in women. (by CRS) Hide
Energy Tax Prevention Act of 2011 S. 482 (112th) InhofeOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating any regulation concerning, taking action relating to, or taking into… More
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to prohibit the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from promulgating any regulation concerning, taking action relating to, or taking into consideration the emission of a greenhouse gas to address climate change, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Colorectal Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Act S. 494 (112th) LiebermanSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a national screening program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a national screening program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States the option to increase screening in the United States population for the prevention, early detection, and timely treatment of colorectal cancer. (by CRS) Hide
Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act of 2011 S. 507 (112th) RockefellerOpposeNo
A bill to provide for increased Federal oversight of prescription opioid treatment and assistance to States in reducing opioid abuse, diversion, and deaths. (by More
A bill to provide for increased Federal oversight of prescription opioid treatment and assistance to States in reducing opioid abuse, diversion, and deaths. (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
Small Business Paperwork Mandate Elimination Act of 2011 S. 72 (112th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations, 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
Access to America's Orthopaedic Services Act of 2009 H.R. 1021 (111th) GreenSupportNo
To improve research, diagnosis, and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases, conditions, and injuries, to conduct a longitudinal study on aging, and for other purposes. (by More
To improve research, diagnosis, and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases, conditions, and injuries, to conduct a longitudinal study on aging, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Support 21 Act of 2009 H.R. 1028 (111th) Roybal-AllardSupportNo
Seeks to educate and build support / understanding for the 21 minimum age drinking law through bi-annual media campaigns. The Secretary of Transportation and the Administrator of NHTSA establish the… More
Seeks to educate and build support / understanding for the 21 minimum age drinking law through bi-annual media campaigns. The Secretary of Transportation and the Administrator of NHTSA establish the program and allocate funds ($22,000,000 per year from 2010-2014) for production. 5,000,000 for FY 2010-2014 will go towards grants for pediatric health care providers and other community coalitions that can increase awareness and education. 5,000,000 will also be given to the Center for Disease Control for the same 5 fiscal years for programs and research that focus on underage drinking. Lastly, the national Academy of Sciences will be given 5,000,000 in order to conduct research on the effect of alcohol on adolescent brain development and is to report its findings to Congress. The Secretary shall collaborate with states and with interested parties (such as law enforcement, public health, consumer groups, etc) and write a report on the effectiveness of the campaign. (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
Great Ape Protection Act of 2009 H.R. 1326 (111th) TownsOpposeNo
To prohibit the conducting of invasive research on great apes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Melanie Blocker Stokes Mom's Opportunity to Access Health, Education, Research, and Support for Postpartum Depression Act H.R. 20 (111th) RushSupportNo
To provide for research on, and services for individuals with, postpartum depression and psychosis. (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
American Medical Isotopes Production Act of 2010 H.R. 3276 (111th) MarkeySupportNo
To promote the production of molybdenum-99 in the United States for medical isotope production, and to condition and phase out the export of highly enriched uranium for the production of medical… More
To promote the production of molybdenum-99 in the United States for medical isotope production, and to condition and phase out the export of highly enriched uranium for the production of medical isotopes. (by CRS) Hide
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act H.R. 3590 (111th) RangelSplitYes
An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
Health Insurance Industry Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009 H.R. 3596 (111th) ConyersOpposeNo
To ensure that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers cannot engage in price fixing, bid rigging, or market allocations to the detriment of competition and consumers.… More
To ensure that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers cannot engage in price fixing, bid rigging, or market allocations to the detriment of competition and consumers. (by CRS) Hide
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
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
Stem Cell Research Advancement Act of 2009 H.R. 4808 (111th) DeGetteSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human stem cell research, including human embryonic stem cell research, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human stem cell research, including human embryonic stem cell research, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Continuing Extension Act of 2010 H.R. 4851 (111th) LevinSupportYes
To provide a temporary extension of certain programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Reauthorization Act of 2010 H.R. 5710 (111th) WhitfieldSupportNo
To amend and reauthorize the controlled substance monitoring program under section 399O of the Public Health Service Act. (by More
To amend and reauthorize the controlled substance monitoring program under section 399O of the Public Health Service Act. (by CRS) Hide
National Pain Care Policy Act of 2009 H.R. 756 (111th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to pain care. (by CRS)
To Authorize the Interstate Traffic of Unpasteurized Milk and Milk Products That Are Packaged for Direct Human Consumption. H.R. 778 (111th) PaulOpposeNo
To authorize the interstate traffic of unpasteurized milk and milk products that are packaged for direct human consumption. (by More
To authorize the interstate traffic of unpasteurized milk and milk products that are packaged for direct human consumption. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Copyright in Research Works Act H.R. 801 (111th) ConyersSupportNo
HR 801 is a bill attempting to reverse the Public Access Policy of the National Institutes of Health that allows NIH to make freely available online peer-reviewed manuscripts within 12 months of… More
HR 801 is a bill attempting to reverse the Public Access Policy of the National Institutes of Health that allows NIH to make freely available online peer-reviewed manuscripts within 12 months of their publication. (by CRS) Hide
Coral Reef Conservation Act Reauthorization and Enhancement Amendments of 2009 H.R. 860 (111th) BordalloSupportNo
To reauthorize the Coral Reef Conservation Act of 2000, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Physician Workforce Enhancement Act of 2009 H.R. 914 (111th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend title VII of the Public Health Service Act to establish a loan program for eligible hospitals to establish residency training programs. (by More
To amend title VII of the Public Health Service Act to establish a loan program for eligible hospitals to establish residency training programs. (by CRS) Hide
Statutory Pay-As-You-Go Act of 2010 H.J.Res. 45 (111th) OpposeYes
Increasing the statutory limit on the public debt. (by CRS)
PACT Act S. 1147 (111th) KohlSupportYes
A bill to prevent tobacco smuggling, to ensure the collection of all tobacco taxes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Health Insurance Industry Antitrust Enforcement Act of 2009 S. 1681 (111th) LeahyOpposeNo
A bill to ensure that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers cannot engage in price fixing, bid rigging, or market allocations to the detriment of competition and… More
A bill to ensure that health insurance issuers and medical malpractice insurance issuers cannot engage in price fixing, bid rigging, or market allocations to the detriment of competition and consumers. (by CRS) Hide
Prevention First Act S. 21 (111th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to reduce unintended pregnancy, reduce abortions, and improve access to women's health care. (by CRS)
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 S. 275 (111th) BaucusSupportNo
An original bill 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
An original bill 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
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
Food Safety and Tracking Improvement Act S. 425 (111th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the establishment of a traceability system for food, to amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act, the Poultry Products Inspections… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the establishment of a traceability system for food, to amend the Federal Meat Inspection Act, the Poultry Products Inspections Act, the Egg Products Inspection Act, and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for improved public health and food safety through enhanced enforcement, and for other purposes. (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
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
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
Heart Disease Education, Analysis Research, and Treatment for Women Act H.R. 1014 (110th) CappsSupportNo
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… More
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
Women's Health Office Act of 2007 H.R. 1072 (110th) MaloneySupportNo
To improve the health of women through the establishment of Offices of Women's Health within the Department of Health and Human Services. (by More
To improve the health of women through the establishment of Offices of Women's Health within the Department of Health and Human Services. (by CRS) Hide
Comprehensive Cancer Care Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 1078 (110th) CappsSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of comprehensive cancer care planning under the Medicare Program and to improve the care furnished to individuals diagnosed… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of comprehensive cancer care planning under the Medicare Program and to improve the care furnished to individuals diagnosed with cancer by establishing a Medicare hospice care demonstration program and grants programs for cancer palliative care and symptom management programs, provider education, and related research. (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
Physician Pathology Services Continuity Act of 2007 H.R. 1105 (110th) TannerSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the treatment of certain physician pathology services under the Medicare Program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the treatment of certain physician pathology services under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis Research, Cure, and Care Act of 2007 H.R. 1188 (110th) WuSupportNo
To strengthen the Nation's research efforts to identify the causes and cure of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, expand psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis data collection, study access to and… More
To strengthen the Nation's research efforts to identify the causes and cure of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, expand psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis data collection, study access to and quality of care for people with psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Community Cancer Care Preservation Act of 2007 H.R. 1190 (110th) DavisSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to preserve access to community cancer care by Medicare beneficiaries. (by CRS)
Cytology Proficiency Improvement Act of 2008 H.R. 1237 (110th) GordonSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide revised standards for quality assurance in screening and evaluation of gynecologic cytology preparations, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide revised standards for quality assurance in screening and evaluation of gynecologic cytology preparations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Access to Medicare Imaging Act of 2007 H.R. 1293 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a 2-year moratorium on certain Medicare physician payment reductions for advanced diagnostic imaging services. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a 2-year moratorium on certain Medicare physician payment reductions for advanced diagnostic imaging services. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Children's Health First Act H.R. 1535 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Colorectal Cancer Mortality Prevention Act of 2007 H.R. 1624 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a program of grants for the detection and control of colorectal cancer. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a program of grants for the detection and control of colorectal cancer. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Title XIX of the Social Security Act to Include Podiatrists As Physicians for Purposes of Covering Physicians Services Under the Medicaid Program. H.R. 1647 (110th) DeGetteSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to include podiatrists as physicians for purposes of covering physicians services under the Medicaid Program. (by More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to include podiatrists as physicians for purposes of covering physicians services under the Medicaid Program. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Access to Reconstructive Evaluation & Surgery (CARES) Act of 2007 H.R. 1655 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to require that group and individual health insurance coverage and group health plans provide coverage for treatment of a minor child's congenital or developmental deformity or disorder due to trauma, infection, tumor, or disease. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Hearing Health Care Enhancement Act of 2007 H.R. 1665 (110th) RossOpposeNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide Medicare beneficiaries greater choice with regard to accessing hearing health services and benefits. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide Medicare beneficiaries greater choice with regard to accessing hearing health services and benefits. (by CRS) Hide
Protection Against Transmission of HIV for Women and Youth Act of 2007 H.R. 1713 (110th) LeeSupportNo
To require the President and the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator to establish a comprehensive and integrated HIV prevention strategy to address the vulnerabilities of women and girls in… More
To require the President and the Office of the Global AIDS Coordinator to establish a comprehensive and integrated HIV prevention strategy to address the vulnerabilities of women and girls in countries for which the United States provides assistance to combat HIV/AIDS, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Colorectal Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Act of 2007 H.R. 1738 (110th) GrangerSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a national screening program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a national screening program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States the option to provide medical assistance for men and women screened and found to have colorectal cancer or colorectal polyps. (by CRS) Hide
Ambulatory Surgical Center Medicare Payment Modernization Act of 2007 H.R. 1823 (110th) MeekSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modernize payments for ambulatory surgical centers under the Medicare Program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to modernize payments for ambulatory surgical centers under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access to Rural Anesthesiology Act of 2007 H.R. 1866 (110th) CuellarSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide payment under part A of the Medicare Program on a reasonable cost basis for anesthesia services furnished by an anesthesiologist in certain… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide payment under part A of the Medicare Program on a reasonable cost basis for anesthesia services furnished by an anesthesiologist in certain rural hospitals in the same manner as payments are provided for anesthesia services furnished by anesthesiologist assistants and certified registered nurse anesthetists in such hospitals. (by CRS) Hide
Colon Cancer Screen for Life Act of 2007 H.R. 1926 (110th) NealSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve patient access to, and utilization of, the colorectal cancer screening benefit under the Medicare Program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve patient access to, and utilization of, the colorectal cancer screening benefit under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Academic Anesthesiology and CRNA Payment Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 1932 (110th) StupakOpposeNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for improved payments under the Medicare Program for academic anesthesiology programs for resident physicians and for academic programs for… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for improved payments under the Medicare Program for academic anesthesiology programs for resident physicians and for academic programs for student registered nurse anesthetists. (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
Medicare Anesthesiology Teaching Funding Restoration Act of 2007 H.R. 2053 (110th) BecerraSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to restore financial stability to Medicare anesthesiology teaching programs for resident physicians. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to restore financial stability to Medicare anesthesiology teaching programs for resident physicians. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 to Expand Comparative Effectiveness Research and to Increase Funding for Such Research to Improve the Value of Health Care. H.R. 2184 (110th) AllenSupportNo
To amend the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 to expand comparative effectiveness research and to increase funding for such research to improve the value of… More
To amend the Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003 to expand comparative effectiveness research and to increase funding for such research to improve the value of health care. (by CRS) Hide
Breastfeeding Promotion Act of 2007 H.R. 2236 (110th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to protect breastfeeding by new mothers; to provide for a performance standard for breast pumps; and to provide tax incentives to encourage breastfeeding.… More
To amend the Civil Rights Act of 1964 to protect breastfeeding by new mothers; to provide for a performance standard for breast pumps; and to provide tax incentives to encourage breastfeeding. (by CRS) Hide
Healthcare Truth and Transparency Act of 2007 H.R. 2260 (110th) SullivanSplitNo
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
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)
Nurse Faculty Higher Education Act H.R. 2384 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To create a pilot program to increase the number of graduate educated nurse faculty to meet the future need for qualified nurses, and for other purposes. (by More
To create a pilot program to increase the number of graduate educated nurse faculty to meet the future need for qualified nurses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Wakefield Act H.R. 2464 (110th) 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
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
Teacher and Nurse Support Act of 2007 H.R. 2621 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to expand the loan forgiveness program for teachers, to provide a loan forgiveness program for nurses, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to expand the loan forgiveness program for teachers, to provide a loan forgiveness program for nurses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
National Pain Care Policy Act of 2008 H.R. 2994 (110th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to pain care. (by CRS)
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
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
Stroke Treatment and Ongoing Prevention Act H.R. 477 (110th) CappsSupportNo
A national education campaign to promote stroke prevention and increase the number of stroke patients who seek immediate treatment. (by More
A national education campaign to promote stroke prevention and increase the number of stroke patients who seek immediate treatment. (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
Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2008 H.R. 5876 (110th) MillerSupportNo
Stop Child Abuse in Residential Programs for Teens Act of 2008 (by CRS)
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
Fair Copyright in Research Works Act H.R. 6845 (110th) ConyersSupportNo
To amend title 17, United States Code, with respect to works connected to certain funding agreements. (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
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)
Breast Cancer Patient Protection Act of 2008 H.R. 758 (110th) DeLauroSupportNo
To require that health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for mastectomies, lumpectomies, and lymph node dissection for the treatment of breast cancer and coverage for secondary… More
To require that health plans provide coverage for a minimum hospital stay for mastectomies, lumpectomies, and lymph node dissection for the treatment of breast cancer and coverage for secondary consultations. (by CRS) Hide
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
Genomic Research and Accessibility Act H.R. 977 (110th) BecerraSupportNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, to prohibit the patenting of human genetic material. (by CRS)
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
Food and Drug Administration Revitalization Act S. 1082 (110th) KennedySupportNo
An act to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and cosmetic Act and the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize drug and device user fees and ensure the safety of medical products, and for other purposes.… More
An act to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and cosmetic Act and the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize drug and device user fees and ensure the safety of medical products, and for other purposes. (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)
Marine Vessel Emissions Reduction Act of 2008 S. 1499 (110th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Clean Air Act to reduce air pollution from marine vessels. (by CRS)
MCAP Act S. 243 (110th) 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
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
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 S. 3101 (110th) BaucusSplitNo
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
Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2007 S. 358 (110th) SnoweSupportNo
A bill to prohibit discrimination on the basis of genetic information with respect to health insurance and employment. (by CRS)
Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007 S. 5 (110th) ReidSupportNo
This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct and support research that utilizes human embryonic stem cells, regardless of the date… More
This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct and support research that utilizes human embryonic stem cells, regardless of the date on which the stem cells were derived from a human embryo. (by CRS) Hide
College Opportunity Act of 2007 S. 7 (110th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to amend title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and other laws and provisions and urge Congress to make college more affordable through increased Federal Pell Grants and providing more… More
A bill to amend title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965 and other laws and provisions and urge Congress to make college more affordable through increased Federal Pell Grants and providing more favorable student loans and other benefits, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Traumatic Brain Injury Act of 2008 S. 793 (110th) HatchSupportYes
A bill to provide for the expansion and improvement of traumatic brain injury programs. (by CRS)
Pediatric Research Improvement Act S. 993 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to improve pediatric research. (by CRS)
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)
MCAP Act S. 22 (109th) 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