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TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Patient Access to Disposable Medical Technology Act of 2015 H.R. 1018 (114th) EllmersSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage of certain disposable medical technologies under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage of certain disposable medical technologies under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Audiology Services Enhancement Act of 2015 H.R. 1116 (114th) BilirakisSplitNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide comprehensive audiology services to Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide comprehensive audiology services to Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act H.R. 1189 (114th) KlineOpposeNo
To clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory employer wellness programs as such programs relate to premium discounts, rebates, or modifications to otherwise applicable cost sharing under group… More
To clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory employer wellness programs as such programs relate to premium discounts, rebates, or modifications to otherwise applicable cost sharing under group health plans. (by CRS) Hide
National Diabetes Clinical Care Commission Act H.R. 1192 (114th) OlsonSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to foster more effective implementation and coordination of clinical care for people with pre-diabetes, diabetes, and the chronic diseases and conditions that… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to foster more effective implementation and coordination of clinical care for people with pre-diabetes, diabetes, and the chronic diseases and conditions that result from diabetes. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health in Schools Act of 2015 H.R. 1211 (114th) NapolitanoSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to revise and extend projects relating to children and violence to provide access to school-based comprehensive mental health programs. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015 H.R. 1314 (114th) MeehanOpposeYes
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a right to an administrative appeal relating to adverse determinations of tax-exempt status of certain organizations. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2015 H.R. 1342 (114th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2015 H.R. 1344 (114th) GuthrieSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize a program for early detection, diagnosis, and treatment regarding deaf and hard-of-hearing newborns, infants, and young children. (by… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize a program for early detection, diagnosis, and treatment regarding deaf and hard-of-hearing newborns, infants, and young children. (by CRS) Hide
Child Nicotine Poisoning Prevention Act of 2015 H.R. 1375 (114th) EstySupportNo
To require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate a rule to require child safety packaging for liquid nicotine containers, and for other purposes. (by More
To require the Consumer Product Safety Commission to promulgate a rule to require child safety packaging for liquid nicotine containers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Enhancing the Stature and Visibility of Medical Rehabilitation Research at NIH Act H.R. 1469 (114th) LangevinSupportNo
To improve, coordinate, and enhance rehabilitation research at the National Institutes of Health. (by CRS)
Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act of 2015 H.R. 1516 (114th) SensenbrennerSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage and payment for complex rehabilitation technology items under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage and payment for complex rehabilitation technology items under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2015 H.R. 1552 (114th) 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
Safe and Accurate Food Labeling Act of 2015 H.R. 1599 (114th) PompeoOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to food produced from, containing, or consisting of a bioengineered organism, the labeling of natural foods, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to food produced from, containing, or consisting of a bioengineered organism, the labeling of natural foods, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Veterans' Mental Health Care Access Act H.R. 1604 (114th) MacArthurSupportNo
To amend the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to expand the eligibility of veterans to receive mental health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities. (by… More
To amend the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to expand the eligibility of veterans to receive mental health care at non-Department of Veterans Affairs facilities. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Patient Empowerment Act of 2015 H.R. 1650 (114th) 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
Preventing Diabetes in Medicare Act of 2015 H.R. 1686 (114th) DeGetteSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the occurrence of diabetes in Medicare beneficiaries by extending coverage under Medicare for medical nutrition therapy services to such beneficiaries with pre-diabetes or with risk factors for developing type 2 diabetes. (by CRS) Hide
Access to Quality Diabetes Education Act of 2015 H.R. 1726 (114th) WhitfieldOpposeNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to diabetes self-management training by authorizing certified diabetes educators to provide diabetes self-management training… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to diabetes self-management training by authorizing certified diabetes educators to provide diabetes self-management training services, including as part of telehealth services, under part B of the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Truth in Healthcare Marketing Act of 2015 H.R. 1741 (114th) BucshonOpposeNo
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, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Comprehensive Justice and Mental Health Act of 2015 H.R. 1854 (114th) CollinsSupportNo
To increase public safety by facilitating collaboration among the criminal justice, juvenile justice, veterans treatment services, mental health treatment, and substance abuse systems. (by… More
To increase public safety by facilitating collaboration among the criminal justice, juvenile justice, veterans treatment services, mental health treatment, and substance abuse systems. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health First Aid Act of 2015 H.R. 1877 (114th) JenkinsSupportNo
To amend section 520J of the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for mental health first aid training programs. (by More
To amend section 520J of the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for mental health first aid training programs. (by CRS) Hide
Hearing Aid Assistance Tax Credit Act 2015 H.R. 1882 (114th) NunesSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for the purchase of hearing aids. (by CRS)
Access to Inpatient Rehabilitation Therapy Act of 2015 H.R. 1906 (114th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include recreational therapy among the therapy modalities that constitute an intensive rehabilitation therapy program in an inpatient rehabilitation… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to include recreational therapy among the therapy modalities that constitute an intensive rehabilitation therapy program in an inpatient rehabilitation hospital or unit. (by CRS) Hide
Fairness in Class Action Litigation and Furthering Asbestos Claim Transparency Act of 2016 H.R. 1927 (114th) GoodlatteSupportNo
To amend title 28, United States Code, to improve fairness in class action litigation. (by CRS)
Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 2 (114th) BurgessSupportYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Common Sense Nutrition Disclosure Act of 2015 H.R. 2017 (114th) McMorris RodgersOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve and clarify certain disclosure requirements for restaurants and similar retail food establishments, and to amend the authority to bring… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve and clarify certain disclosure requirements for restaurants and similar retail food establishments, and to amend the authority to bring proceedings under section 403A. (by CRS) Hide
FDA Deeming Authority Clarification Act of 2015 H.R. 2058 (114th) ColeOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for a certain effective date with respect to deemed tobacco products, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for a certain effective date with respect to deemed tobacco products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Access to Clinical Trials Act of 2015 H.R. 209 (114th) DoggettSupportNo
To permanently allow an exclusion under the Supplemental Security Income program and the Medicaid program for compensation provided to individuals who participate in clinical trials for rare diseases… More
To permanently allow an exclusion under the Supplemental Security Income program and the Medicaid program for compensation provided to individuals who participate in clinical trials for rare diseases or conditions. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2015 H.R. 2102 (114th) DavisSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Audit Improvement Act of 2015 H.R. 2156 (114th) GravesSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reform the practices of recovery audit contractors under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reform the practices of recovery audit contractors under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Vaccinate All Children Act of 2015 H.R. 2232 (114th) WilsonOpposeNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to condition receipt by States (and political subdivisions and public entities of States) of preventive health services grants on the establishment of a State… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to condition receipt by States (and political subdivisions and public entities of States) of preventive health services grants on the establishment of a State requirement for students in public elementary and secondary schools to be vaccinated in accordance with the recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
School Milk Nutrition Act of 2015 H.R. 2407 (114th) ThompsonOpposeNo
To reverse declining milk consumption in schools. (by CRS)
Anna Westin Act of 2015 H.R. 2515 (114th) DeutchSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to eating disorders, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Children's Recovery from Trauma Act H.R. 2632 (114th) DeLauroSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and update the National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative for grants to address the problems of individuals who experience trauma and violence… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and update the National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative for grants to address the problems of individuals who experience trauma and violence related stress. (by CRS) Hide
Tanning Tax Repeal Act of 2015 H.R. 2698 (114th) HoldingOpposeNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on indoor tanning services. (by CRS)
Medicare Telehealth Parity Act of 2015 H.R. 2948 (114th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an incremental expansion of telehealth coverage under the Medicare program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an incremental expansion of telehealth coverage under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2016 H.R. 3020 (114th) ColeOpposeNo
Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
RAISE Family Caregivers Act H.R. 3099 (114th) HarperSupportNo
To provide for the establishment and maintenance of a National Family Caregiving Strategy, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act H.R. 3119 (114th) EngelSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the number of permanent faculty in palliative care at accredited allopathic and osteopathic medical schools, nursing schools, social work schools,… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the number of permanent faculty in palliative care at accredited allopathic and osteopathic medical schools, nursing schools, social work schools, and other programs, including physician assistant education programs, to promote education and research in palliative care and hospice, and to support the development of faculty careers in academic palliative medicine. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Title XVIII of the Social Security Act to Provide for the Non-Application of Medicare Competitive Acquisition Rates to Complex Rehabilitative Wheelchairs and Accessories. H.R. 3229 (114th) ZeldinSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the non-application of Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative wheelchairs and accessories. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the non-application of Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative wheelchairs and accessories. (by CRS) Hide
School Food Modernization Act H.R. 3316 (114th) BarlettaSupportNo
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require the Secretary of Agriculture to make loan guarantees and grants to finance certain improvements to school lunch facilities, to… More
To amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require the Secretary of Agriculture to make loan guarantees and grants to finance certain improvements to school lunch facilities, to train school food service personnel, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Social Security Caregiver Credit Act of 2015 H.R. 3377 (114th) LoweySupportNo
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to credit prospectively individuals serving as caregivers of dependent relatives with deemed wages for up to five years of such service. (by… More
To amend title II of the Social Security Act to credit prospectively individuals serving as caregivers of dependent relatives with deemed wages for up to five years of such service. (by CRS) Hide
Veterans Mobility Safety Act of 2016 H.R. 3471 (114th) WalorskiOpposeNo
To amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the provision of automobiles and adaptive equipment by the Department of Veterans Affairs. (by More
To amend title 38, United States Code, to make certain improvements in the provision of automobiles and adaptive equipment by the Department of Veterans Affairs. (by CRS) Hide
Veterans' Access to Hearing Health Act of 2015 H.R. 353 (114th) DuffySplitNo
To amend title 38, United States Code, to include licensed hearing aid specialists as eligible for appointment in the Veterans Health Administration of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for… More
To amend title 38, United States Code, to include licensed hearing aid specialists as eligible for appointment in the Veterans Health Administration of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 Respecting the Scoring of Preventive Health Savings. H.R. 3660 (114th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings. (by CRS)
Co-Prescribing to Reduce Overdoses Act of 2016 H.R. 3680 (114th) SarbanesSupportNo
To provide for the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out a grant program for co-prescribing opioid overdose reversal drugs. (by More
To provide for the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out a grant program for co-prescribing opioid overdose reversal drugs. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Treatment for Pregnant and Postpartum Women Act of 2016 H.R. 3691 (114th) LujánSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the residential treatment programs for pregnant and postpartum women and to establish a pilot program to provide grants to State substance abuse… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the residential treatment programs for pregnant and postpartum women and to establish a pilot program to provide grants to State substance abuse agencies to promote innovative service delivery models for such women. (by CRS) Hide
Physician Assistant Education Public Health Initiatives Act of 2015 H.R. 3943 (114th) BassSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide loan repayment incentives for physician assistants, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide loan repayment incentives for physician assistants, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Physician Assistant Higher Education Modernization Act of 2015 H.R. 3944 (114th) BassSupportNo
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve education opportunities for physician assistants, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to improve education opportunities for physician assistants, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Grow Our Own Directive: Physician Assistant Employment and Education Act of 2016 H.R. 3974 (114th) KusterSupportNo
To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to provide educational assistance to certain former members of the Armed Forces for education and training as physician… More
To require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to provide educational assistance to certain former members of the Armed Forces for education and training as physician assistants of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to establish pay grades and require competitive pay for physician assistants of the Department, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Hygiene Assistance for Families of Infants and Toddlers Act of 2015 H.R. 4055 (114th) EllisonSupportNo
To amend title IV of the Social Security Act to address the increased burden that maintaining the health and hygiene of infants and toddlers places on families in need, the resultant adverse health… More
To amend title IV of the Social Security Act to address the increased burden that maintaining the health and hygiene of infants and toddlers places on families in need, the resultant adverse health effects on children and families, and the limited child care options available for infants and toddlers who lack sufficient diapers, which prevents their parents and guardians from entering the workforce. (by CRS) Hide
Jason Simcakoski PROMISE Act H.R. 4063 (114th) BilirakisSupportNo
To improve the use by the Secretary of Veterans Affairs of opioids in treating veterans, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
POST GRAD Act H.R. 4223 (114th) ChuSupportNo
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to reinstate the authority of the Secretary of Education to make Federal Direct Stafford Loans to graduate and professional students. (by More
To amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to reinstate the authority of the Secretary of Education to make Federal Direct Stafford Loans to graduate and professional students. (by CRS) Hide
CONNECT for Health Act H.R. 4442 (114th) BlackSupportNo
To amend titles XVIII and XI of the Social Security Act to promote cost savings and quality care under the Medicare program through the use of telehealth and remote patient monitoring services, and… More
To amend titles XVIII and XI of the Social Security Act to promote cost savings and quality care under the Medicare program through the use of telehealth and remote patient monitoring services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Youth Sports Concussion Act H.R. 4460 (114th) PascrellSupportNo
To reduce sports-related concussions in youth, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
John Thomas Decker Act of 2016 H.R. 4969 (114th) MeehanSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to provide for informational materials to educate and prevent addiction in teenagers and adolescents… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to provide for informational materials to educate and prevent addiction in teenagers and adolescents who are injured playing youth sports and subsequently prescribed an opioid. (by CRS) Hide
Opioid Use Disorder Treatment Expansion and Modernization Act H.R. 4981 (114th) BucshonSupportNo
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to improve access to opioid use disorder treatment. (by CRS)
Student Success Act H.R. 5 (114th) KlineOpposeNo
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes.… More
To support State and local accountability for public education, protect State and local authority, inform parents of the performance of their children's schools, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Child Nutrition and Education Act of 2016 H.R. 5003 (114th) RokitaOpposeNo
To reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
PIMA of 2016 H.R. 5088 (114th) SpeierSupportNo
To prevent abusive billing of ancillary services to the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protection and Advocacy for Veterans Act H.R. 5128 (114th) RobySupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a grant program to improve the monitoring of mental health and substance abuse treatment programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs.… More
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a grant program to improve the monitoring of mental health and substance abuse treatment programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs. (by CRS) Hide
Family First Prevention Services Act of 2016 H.R. 5456 (114th) BuchananSupportNo
To amend parts B and E of title IV of the Social Security Act to invest in funding prevention and family services to help keep children safe and supported at home, to ensure that children in foster… More
To amend parts B and E of title IV of the Social Security Act to invest in funding prevention and family services to help keep children safe and supported at home, to ensure that children in foster care are placed in the least restrictive, most family-like, and appropriate settings, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
IDEA Full Funding Act H.R. 551 (114th) Van HollenSupportNo
To amend part B of the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act to provide full Federal funding of such part. (by CRS)
Personalize Your Care Act 2.0 H.R. 5555 (114th) BlumenauerSupportNo
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve end-of-life care and advanced illness management. (by CRS)
21st Century Cures Act H.R. 6 (114th) UptonOpposeNo
To accelerate the discovery, development, and delivery of 21st century cures, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Traditional Cigar Manufacturing and Small Business Jobs Preservation Act of 2015 H.R. 662 (114th) PoseyOpposeNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to clarify the Food and Drug Administration's jurisdiction over certain tobacco products, and to protect jobs and small businesses involved in the sale, manufacturing and distribution of traditional and premium cigars. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act of 2015 H.R. 775 (114th) BoustanySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare outpatient rehabilitation therapy caps, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare outpatient rehabilitation therapy caps, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Compassionate Freedom of Choice Act of 2015 H.R. 790 (114th) GriffithSupportNo
To allow the manufacture, importation, distribution, and sale of investigational drugs and devices intended for use by terminally ill patients who execute an informed consent document, and for other… More
To allow the manufacture, importation, distribution, and sale of investigational drugs and devices intended for use by terminally ill patients who execute an informed consent document, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
LEARN Act H.R. 858 (114th) YarmuthSupportNo
To establish a comprehensive literacy program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Genetically Engineered Food Right-To-Know Act H.R. 913 (114th) DeFazioSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients be labeled accordingly. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients be labeled accordingly. (by CRS) Hide
Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act Reauthorization of 2015 H.R. 938 (114th) JollySupportNo
To revise and extend provisions under the Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act. (by CRS)
Ensuring Access to Quality Complex Rehabilitation Technology Act of 2015 S. 1013 (114th) CochranSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage and payment for complex rehabilitation technology items under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage and payment for complex rehabilitation technology items under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2015 S. 1131 (114th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Every Student Succeeds Act S. 1177 (114th) AlexanderSupportYes
An original bill to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to ensure that every child achieves. (by CRS)
Patient Access to Disposable Medical Technology Act of 2015 S. 1253 (114th) BurrSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage of certain disposable medical technologies under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage of certain disposable medical technologies under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act Reauthorization of 2015 S. 1299 (114th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to revise and extend provisions under the Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act. (by CRS)
Access to Quality Diabetes Education Act of 2015 S. 1345 (114th) ShaheenOpposeNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to diabetes self-management training by authorizing certified diabetes educators to provide diabetes self-management training… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to diabetes self-management training by authorizing certified diabetes educators to provide diabetes self-management training services, including as part of telehealth services, under part B of the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Access to Clinical Trials Act of 2015 S. 139 (114th) WydenSupportYes
A bill to permanently allow an exclusion under the Supplemental Security Income program and the Medicaid program for compensation provided to individuals who participate in clinical trials for rare… More
A bill to permanently allow an exclusion under the Supplemental Security Income program and the Medicaid program for compensation provided to individuals who participate in clinical trials for rare diseases or conditions. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Recovery from Trauma Act S. 1494 (114th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and update the National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative for grants to address the problems of individuals who experience trauma and… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize and update the National Child Traumatic Stress Initiative for grants to address the problems of individuals who experience trauma and violence related stress. (by CRS) Hide
Treat and Reduce Obesity Act of 2015 S. 1509 (114th) CarperSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the coordination of programs to prevent and treat obesity, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the coordination of programs to prevent and treat obesity, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
TELE-MED Act of 2015 S. 1778 (114th) HironoSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Public Health Service Act with Respect to Eating Disorders, and for Other Purposes. S. 1865 (114th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to eating disorders, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
A Bill to Prohibit Federal Funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. S. 1881 (114th) ErnstOpposeNo
A bill to prohibit Federal funding of Planned Parenthood Federation of America. (by CRS)
Mental Health Awareness and Improvement Act of 2015 S. 1893 (114th) AlexanderSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve programs related to mental health and substance use disorders. (by CRS)
Older Americans Act Reauthorization Act of 2016 S. 192 (114th) AlexanderSupportYes
A bill to reauthorize the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Mental Health Reform Act of 2015 S. 1945 (114th) CassidySupportNo
A bill to make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Hunger Free Summer for Kids Act of 2015 S. 1966 (114th) BoozmanSupportNo
A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to require alternative options for program delivery. (by CRS)
Grow Our Own Directive: Physician Assistant Employment and Education Act of 2015 S. 2134 (114th) TesterSupportNo
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to provide educational assistance to certain former members of the Armed Forces for education and training as… More
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a pilot program to provide educational assistance to certain former members of the Armed Forces for education and training as physician assistants of the Department of Veterans Affairs, to establish pay grades and require competitive pay for physician assistants of the Department, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend Title XVIII of the Social Security Act to Provide for the Non-Application of Medicare Competitive Acquisition Rates to Complex Rehabilitative Wheelchairs and Accessories. S. 2196 (114th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the non-application of Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative wheelchairs and accessories. (by… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the non-application of Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative wheelchairs and accessories. (by CRS) Hide
CONNECT for Health Act S. 2484 (114th) SchatzSupportNo
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XI of the Social Security Act to promote cost savings and quality care under the Medicare program through the use of telehealth and remote patient monitoring… More
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XI of the Social Security Act to promote cost savings and quality care under the Medicare program through the use of telehealth and remote patient monitoring services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Youth Sports Concussion Act S. 2508 (114th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to reduce sports-related concussions in youth, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
An Original Bill to Amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to Require the Secretary of Agriculture to Establish a National Voluntary Labeling Standard for Bioengineered Foods, and for Other Purposes. S. 2609 (114th) RobertsOpposeNo
An original bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a national voluntary labeling standard for bioengineered foods, and for other… More
An original bill to amend the Agricultural Marketing Act of 1946 to require the Secretary of Agriculture to establish a national voluntary labeling standard for bioengineered foods, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Biotechnology Food Labeling Uniformity Act S. 2621 (114th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to genetically engineered food transparency and uniformity. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to genetically engineered food transparency and uniformity. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health Reform Act of 2016 S. 2680 (114th) AlexanderSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide comprehensive mental health reform, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Palliative Care and Hospice Education and Training Act S. 2748 (114th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the number of permanent faculty in palliative care at accredited allopathic and osteopathic medical schools, nursing schools, social work… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to increase the number of permanent faculty in palliative care at accredited allopathic and osteopathic medical schools, nursing schools, social work schools, and other programs, including physician assistant education programs, to promote education and research in palliative care and hospice, and to support the development of faculty careers in academic palliative medicine. (by CRS) Hide
National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2017 S. 2943 (114th) McCainSupportNo
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2017 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of… More
An original bill to authorize appropriations for fiscal year 2017 for military activities of the Department of Defense, for military construction, and for defense activities of the Department of Energy, to prescribe military personnel strengths for such fiscal year, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Compassionate Care Act S. 2961 (114th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to improve end-of-life care. (by CRS)
CREATES Act of 2016 S. 3056 (114th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to provide for certain causes of action relating to delays of generic drugs and biosimilar biological products. (by CRS)
Removing Barriers to Person-Centered Care Act of 2016 S. 3096 (114th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to establish a pilot program promoting an alternative payment model for person-centered care for Medicare beneficiaries with advanced illnesses. (by More
A bill to establish a pilot program promoting an alternative payment model for person-centered care for Medicare beneficiaries with advanced illnesses. (by CRS) Hide
Independence at Home Act of 2016 S. 3130 (114th) MarkeySupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a permanent Independence at Home medical practice program under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a permanent Independence at Home medical practice program under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Child Nutrition Integrity and Access Act of 2016 S. 3136 (114th) RobertsSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Protection and Advocacy for Veterans Act of 2016 S. 3141 (114th) RoundsSupportNo
A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a grant program to improve the monitoring of mental health and substance abuse treatment programs of the Department of Veterans… More
A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a grant program to improve the monitoring of mental health and substance abuse treatment programs of the Department of Veterans Affairs. (by CRS) Hide
Hearing Aid Assistance Tax Credit Act S. 315 (114th) HellerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for the purchase of hearing aids. (by CRS)
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
Genetically Engineered Food Right-To-Know Act S. 511 (114th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients to be labeled accordingly. (by… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require that genetically engineered food and foods that contain genetically engineered ingredients to be labeled accordingly. (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
Medicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act of 2015 S. 539 (114th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare outpatient rehabilitation therapy caps. (by CRS)
Veterans Hearing Aid Access and Assistance Act S. 564 (114th) MoranSplitNo
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to include licensed hearing aid specialists as eligible for appointment in the Veterans Health Administration of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and… More
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to include licensed hearing aid specialists as eligible for appointment in the Veterans Health Administration of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2015 S. 578 (114th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
National Diabetes Clinical Care Commission Act S. 586 (114th) ShaheenSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to foster more effective implementation and coordination of clinical care for people with pre-diabetes, diabetes, and the chronic diseases and conditions… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to foster more effective implementation and coordination of clinical care for people with pre-diabetes, diabetes, and the chronic diseases and conditions that result from diabetes. (by CRS) Hide
Preserving Employee Wellness Programs Act S. 620 (114th) AlexanderOpposeNo
A bill to clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory employer wellness programs as such programs relate to premium discounts, rebates, or modifications to otherwise applicable cost sharing under… More
A bill to clarify rules relating to nondiscriminatory employer wellness programs as such programs relate to premium discounts, rebates, or modifications to otherwise applicable cost sharing under group health plans. (by CRS) Hide
Medical Evaluation Parity for Servicemembers Act of 2015 S. 646 (114th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health screening before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed… More
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health screening before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Mental Health First Act of 2015 S. 711 (114th) AyotteSupportNo
A bill to amend section 520J of the Public Service Health Act to authorize grants for mental health first aid training programs. (by More
A bill to amend section 520J of the Public Service Health Act to authorize grants for mental health first aid training programs. (by CRS) Hide
Alan Reinstein and Trevor Schaefer Toxic Chemical Protection Act S. 725 (114th) BoxerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Toxic Substances Control Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act of 2015 S. 754 (114th) BurrSupportNo
An original bill to improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, and for other purposes. (by More
An original bill to improve cybersecurity in the United States through enhanced sharing of information about cybersecurity threats, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Reauthorize and Amend the National Sea Grant College Program Act, and for Other Purposes. S. 764 (114th) WickerOpposeYes
A bill to reauthorize and amend the National Sea Grant College Program Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Enhancing the Stature and Visibility of Medical Rehabilitation Research at the NIH Act S. 800 (114th) KirkSupportNo
A bill to improve, coordinate, and enhance rehabilitation research at the National Institutes of Health. (by CRS)
Drug Free Commercial Driver Act of 2015 S. 806 (114th) BoozmanOpposeNo
A bill to amend section 31306 of title 49, United States Code, to recognize hair as an alternative specimen for preemployment and random controlled substances testing of commercial motor vehicle… More
A bill to amend section 31306 of title 49, United States Code, to recognize hair as an alternative specimen for preemployment and random controlled substances testing of commercial motor vehicle drivers and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Comprehensive Justice and Mental Health Act of 2015 S. 993 (114th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to increase public safety by facilitating collaboration among the criminal justice, juvenile justice, veterans treatment services, mental health treatment, and substance abuse systems.… More
A bill to increase public safety by facilitating collaboration among the criminal justice, juvenile justice, veterans treatment services, mental health treatment, and substance abuse systems. (by CRS) Hide
Bipartisan Congressional Trade Priorities and Accountability Act of 2015 S. 995 (114th) HatchOpposeNo
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to establish congressional trade negotiating objectives and enhanced consultation requirements for trade negotiations, to provide for consideration of trade agreements, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Auto Enroll Repeal Act H.R. 1254 (113th) HudsonSupportNo
To repeal a requirement that new employees of certain employers be automatically enrolled in the employer's health benefits plan. (by More
To repeal a requirement that new employees of certain employers be automatically enrolled in the employer's health benefits plan. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Families Act H.R. 1286 (113th) DeLauroSupportNo
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
To allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Medical Preparedness Allowable Use Act H.R. 1791 (113th) BilirakisSupportNo
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to codify authority under existing grant guidance authorizing use of Urban Area Security Initiative and State Homeland Security Grant Program funding for… More
To amend the Homeland Security Act of 2002 to codify authority under existing grant guidance authorizing use of Urban Area Security Initiative and State Homeland Security Grant Program funding for enhancing medical preparedness, medical surge capacity, and mass prophylaxis capabilities. (by CRS) Hide
Pregnant Workers Fairness Act H.R. 1975 (113th) NadlerSupportNo
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are… More
To eliminate discrimination and promote women's health and economic security by ensuring reasonable workplace accommodations for workers whose ability to perform the functions of a job are limited by pregnancy, childbirth, or a related medical condition. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Family and Retirement Health Investment Act of 2013 H.R. 2194 (113th) PaulsenSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve access to health care through expanded health savings accounts, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve access to health care through expanded health savings accounts, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013 H.R. 2504 (113th) WaldenSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 Respecting the Scoring of Preventive Health Savings. H.R. 2663 (113th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings. (by CRS)
Promoting Integrity in Medicare Act of 2013 H.R. 2914 (113th) SpeierSupportNo
To prevent abusive billing of ancillary services to the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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)
To Amend Title 23, United States Code, with Respect to the Establishment of Performance Measures for the Highway Safety Improvement Program, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 3494 (113th) BlumenauerSupportNo
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to the establishment of performance measures for the highway safety improvement program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to the establishment of performance measures for the highway safety improvement program, and for other purposes. (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)
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)
Stop Targeting of Political Beliefs by the IRS Act of 2014 H.R. 3865 (113th) CampSupportNo
To prohibit the Internal Revenue Service from modifying the standard for determining whether an organization is operated exclusively for the promotion of social welfare for purposes of section… More
To prohibit the Internal Revenue Service from modifying the standard for determining whether an organization is operated exclusively for the promotion of social welfare for purposes of section 501(c)(4) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986. (by CRS) Hide
Lymphedema Treatment Act H.R. 3877 (113th) ReichertSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare coverage of certain lymphedema compression treatment items as items of durable medical equipment. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare coverage of certain lymphedema compression treatment items as items of durable medical equipment. (by CRS) Hide
MEPS Act H.R. 4305 (113th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces.… More
To amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces. (by CRS) Hide
Education and Training for Health Act of 2014 H.R. 4378 (113th) GrijalvaSupportNo
To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue to Federal agencies guidelines for developing procedures and requirements relating to certain primary care Federal health professionals… More
To require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to issue to Federal agencies guidelines for developing procedures and requirements relating to certain primary care Federal health professionals completing continuing medical education on nutrition and to require Federal agencies to submit annual reports relating to such guidelines, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Compassionate Freedom of Choice Act of 2014 H.R. 4475 (113th) GriffithSupportNo
To allow the manufacture, importation, distribution, and sale of investigational drugs and devices intended for use by terminally ill patients who execute an informed consent document, and for other… More
To allow the manufacture, importation, distribution, and sale of investigational drugs and devices intended for use by terminally ill patients who execute an informed consent document, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Native American Psychiatric and Mental Health Care Improvement Act H.R. 4574 (113th) BarberSupportNo
To maximize the access of individuals with mental illness to community-based services, to strengthen the impact of such services, and for other purposes. (by More
To maximize the access of individuals with mental illness to community-based services, to strengthen the impact of such services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 H.R. 4994 (113th) CampSupportYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for standardized post-acute care assessment data for quality, payment, and discharge planning, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for standardized post-acute care assessment data for quality, payment, and discharge planning, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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) JenkinsSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of audiologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing audiology services under the Medicare program, to improve access to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for treatment of audiologists as physicians for purposes of furnishing audiology services under the Medicare program, to improve access to the audiology services available for coverage under the Medicare program and to enable beneficiaries to have their choice of a qualified audiologist to provide such services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act of 2013 H.R. 713 (113th) GerlachSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare outpatient rehabilitation therapy caps. (by CRS)
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2013 H.R. 962 (113th) DavisSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries. (by CRS)
Establishing the Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2015 and Setting Forth Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2016 Through 2024. H.Con.Res. 96 (113th) RyanOpposeNo
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by More
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2015 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2016 through 2024. (by CRS) Hide
Family and Retirement Health Investment Act of 2013 S. 1031 (113th) HatchSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve access to health care through expanded health savings accounts, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve access to health care through expanded health savings accounts, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 2014 S. 1086 (113th) MikulskiSupportYes
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Child Care and Development Block Grant Act of 1990, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013 S. 1332 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 Respecting the Scoring of Preventive Health Savings. S. 1422 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Congressional Budget Act of 1974 respecting the scoring of preventive health savings. (by CRS)
Dietary Supplement Labeling Act of 2013 S. 1425 (113th) DurbinOpposeNo
A bill to improve the safety of dietary supplements by amending the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require manufacturers of dietary supplements to register dietary supplements with the Food… More
A bill to improve the safety of dietary supplements by amending the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require manufacturers of dietary supplements to register dietary supplements with the Food and Drug Administration and to amend labeling requirements with respect to dietary supplements. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Provide for a Sequester Replacement. S. 16 (113th) InhofeOpposeNo
A bill to provide for a sequester replacement. (by CRS)
A Bill to Amend Title 23, United States Code, with Respect to the Establishment of Performance Measures for the Highway Safety Improvement Program, and for Other Purposes. S. 1708 (113th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to the establishment of performance measures for the highway safety improvement program, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, with respect to the establishment of performance measures for the highway safety improvement program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Minimum Wage Fairness Act S. 1737 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as… More
A bill to provide for an increase in the Federal minimum wage and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend increased expensing limitations and the treatment of certain real property as section 179 property. (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) BaucusSplitNo
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
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
MEPS Act S. 2231 (113th) PortmanSupportNo
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed… More
A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to provide an individual with a mental health assessment before the individual enlists in the Armed Forces or is commissioned as an officer in the Armed Forces, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Improving Medicare Post-Acute Care Transformation Act of 2014 S. 2553 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for standardized post-acute care assessment data for quality, payment, and discharge planning, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for standardized post-acute care assessment data for quality, payment, and discharge planning, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access to Rehabilitation Services Act of 2013 S. 367 (113th) CardinSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare outpatient rehabilitation therapy caps. (by CRS)
Promoting Health As Youth Skills In Classrooms And Life Act S. 392 (113th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to support and encourage the health and well-being of elementary school and secondary school students by enhancing school physical education and health education. (by More
A bill to support and encourage the health and well-being of elementary school and secondary school students by enhancing school physical education and health education. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2013 S. 452 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries. (by CRS)
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)
Healthy Families Act S. 631 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by More
A bill to allow Americans to earn paid sick time so that they can address their own health needs and the health needs of their families. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2013 S. 815 (113th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Disaster Recovery Act of 2012 H.R. 1 (112th) RogersOpposeNo
An act making appropriations for disaster relief for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2013, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
FIMBA H.R. 1041 (112th) ThompsonSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare competitive acquisition program for durable medical equipment and prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS). (by… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare competitive acquisition program for durable medical equipment and prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS). (by CRS) Hide
Fiscal Responsibility and Retirement Security Act of 2011 H.R. 1173 (112th) BoustanyOpposeNo
To repeal the CLASS program. (by CRS)
Student Bill of Rights H.R. 1295 (112th) FattahSupportNo
To provide for adequate and equitable educational opportunities for students in State public school systems, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for adequate and equitable educational opportunities for students in State public school systems, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Free Speech About Science Act of 2011 H.R. 1364 (112th) ChaffetzSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act concerning the distribution of information on legitimate scientific research in connection with foods and dietary supplements, and for other… More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act concerning the distribution of information on legitimate scientific research in connection with foods and dietary supplements, 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
Protecting America's Workers Act H.R. 190 (112th) WoolseySupportNo
To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to expand coverage under the Act, to increase protections for whistleblowers, to increase penalties for high gravity violations, to adjust… More
To amend the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970 to expand coverage under the Act, to increase protections for whistleblowers, to increase penalties for high gravity violations, to adjust penalties for inflation, to provide rights for victims or their family members, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Barriers to Learning Act of 2011 H.R. 1995 (112th) LoebsackSupportNo
To establish an Office of Specialized Instructional Support in the Department of Education and to provide grants to State educational agencies to reduce barriers to learning. (by More
To establish an Office of Specialized Instructional Support in the Department of Education and to provide grants to State educational agencies to reduce barriers to learning. (by CRS) Hide
Keeping Politics Out of Federal Contracting Act of 2011 H.R. 2008 (112th) IssaSupportNo
To amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of… More
To amend title 41, United States Code, to prohibit inserting politics into the Federal acquisition process by prohibiting the submission of political contribution information as a condition of receiving a Federal contract. (by CRS) Hide
Freedom of Health Speech Act H.R. 2045 (112th) PaulSupportNo
To amend the Federal Trade Commission Act concerning the burden of proof in false advertising cases involving dietary supplements and dietary ingredients. (by More
To amend the Federal Trade Commission Act concerning the burden of proof in false advertising cases involving dietary supplements and dietary ingredients. (by CRS) Hide
Consistency, Accuracy, Responsibility, and Excellence in Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Act of 2011 H.R. 2104 (112th) WhitfieldSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer,… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, more accurate, and less costly. (by CRS) Hide
Science Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 2112 (112th) KingstonOpposeYes
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending… More
An act making consolidated appropriations for the Departments of Agriculture, Commerce, Justice, Transportation, and Housing and Urban Development, and related programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Family and Medical Leave Inclusion Act H.R. 2364 (112th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who… More
To amend the Family and Medical Leave Act of 1993 and title 5, United States Code, to permit leave to care for a domestic partner, parent-in-law, adult child, sibling, grandchild, or grandparent who has a serious health condition, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2011 H.R. 2405 (112th) RogersSupportNo
To reauthorize certain provisions of the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act relating to public health preparedness and countermeasure development, and for other… More
To reauthorize certain provisions of the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act relating to public health preparedness and countermeasure development, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Workers' Compensation Modernization and Improvement Act H.R. 2465 (112th) KlineSupportNo
To amend the Federal Employees' Compensation Act. (by CRS)
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)
No Taxpayer Funding for Abortion Act H.R. 3 (112th) SmithOpposeNo
To prohibit taxpayer funded abortions and to provide for conscience protections, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Department of Labor Appropriations Act, 2012 H.R. 3070 (112th) RehbergOpposeNo
Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education, and related agencies for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Online Piracy Act H.R. 3261 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Welfare Integrity and Data Improvement Act H.R. 3630 (112th) CampSupportYes
A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to extend the payroll tax holiday, unemployment compensation, Medicare physician payment, provide for the consideration of the Keystone XL pipeline, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Insurance Fairness for Amputees Act H.R. 4175 (112th) DentSupportNo
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to provide parity under group health plans and group health insurance coverage for the provision of… More
To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to provide parity under group health plans and group health insurance coverage for the provision of benefits for prosthetics and custom orthotics and benefits for other medical and surgical services. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Student Athletes from Concussions Act of 2011 H.R. 469 (112th) BishopSupportNo
To promote minimum State requirements for the prevention and treatment of concussions caused by participation in school sports, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote minimum State requirements for the prevention and treatment of concussions caused by participation in school sports, and for other purposes. (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
Comprehensive 1099 Taxpayer Protection and Repayment of Exchange Subsidy Overpayments Act of 2011 H.R. 705 (112th) CampSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements to payments made to corporations, payments for property and other gross proceeds, and rental… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements to payments made to corporations, payments for property and other gross proceeds, and rental property expense payments, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 H.R. 8 (112th) CampOpposeYes
An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012". (by CRS)
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2011 H.R. 965 (112th) SlaughterSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by CRS) Hide
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
Teachers and First Responders Back to Work Act of 2011 S. 1723 (112th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to provide for teacher and first responder stabilization. (by CRS)
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
Older Americans Act Amendments of 2012 S. 2037 (112th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Food Safety Accountability Act of 2011 S. 216 (112th) LeahyOpposeNo
A bill to increase criminal penalties for certain knowing and intentional violations relating to food that is misbranded or adulterated. (by More
A bill to increase criminal penalties for certain knowing and intentional violations relating to food that is misbranded or adulterated. (by CRS) Hide
Advancing Breakthrough Therapies for Patients Act of 2012 S. 2236 (112th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to provide for the expedited development and evaluation of drugs designated as breakthrough drugs. (by CRS)
Synthetic Drug Abuse Prevention Act of 2012 S. 3187 (112th) HarkinSupportYes
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs and medical devices, to establish user-fee programs for generic drugs and biosimilars, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowOpposeNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Consistency, Accuracy, Responsibility, and Excellence in Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Act of 2012 S. 3338 (112th) EnziSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act and title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, more accurate, and less costly. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Mental Health Inpatient Equity Act S. 374 (112th) KerrySupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on inpatient psychiatric hospital services under the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the 190-day lifetime limit on inpatient psychiatric hospital services under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Sports Athletic Equipment Safety Act S. 601 (112th) UdallSupportNo
A bill to encourage and ensure the use of safe football helmets and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Insurance Fairness for Amputees Act S. 773 (112th) SnoweSupportNo
A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to provide parity under group health plans and group health insurance coverage for the provision… More
A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Public Health Service Act to provide parity under group health plans and group health insurance coverage for the provision of benefits for prosthetics and custom orthotics and benefits for other medical and surgical services. (by CRS) Hide
Success in the Middle Act of 2011 S. 833 (112th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades… More
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades prepared for success in secondary school and postsecondary endeavors, to improve State and district policies and programs relating to the academic achievement of students in the middle grades, to develop and implement effective middle grades models for struggling students, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
School Building Fairness Act of 2011 S. 902 (112th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend part D of title V of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide grants for the repair, renovation, and construction of elementary and secondary schools. (by… More
A bill to amend part D of title V of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to provide grants for the repair, renovation, and construction of elementary and secondary schools. (by CRS) Hide
PROTECT IP Act of 2011 S. 968 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to prevent online threats to economic creativity and theft of intellectual property, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Physical Therapist Student Loan Repayment Eligibility Act of 2011 S. 975 (112th) TesterSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes. (by… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Heart Disease Education, Analysis Research, and Treatment for Women Act H.R. 1032 (111th) CappsSupportNo
Requires that the FDA take into consideration any clinical data regarding how the safety and effectiveness of a drug that treats / prevents heart disease might be confounded by gender, age and racial… More
Requires that the FDA take into consideration any clinical data regarding how the safety and effectiveness of a drug that treats / prevents heart disease might be confounded by gender, age and racial subgroup. As such, all clinical investigations after the passage of the act must take these variables into consideration in their studies. The Secretary of Health and Human Services shall prepare and submit to Congress an annual report concerning the quality of and access to care for women with heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases. The report shall contain recommendations for eliminating disparities and improving access and treatment. The Secretary shall also distribute (through private or public non-profits) to women over 65 and health professionals educational materials relating to the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and cardiovascular diseases in women in addition to establishing educational opportunities for health professionals. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Respiratory Therapy Initiative Act of 2009 H.R. 1077 (111th) RossSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare coverage of services of qualified respiratory therapists performed under the general supervision of a physician. (by… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare coverage of services of qualified respiratory therapists performed under the general supervision of a physician. (by CRS) Hide
Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2009 H.R. 1246 (111th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act regarding early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of hearing loss. (by CRS)
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
To Amend Title 38, United States Code, to Establish the Position of Director of Physician Assistant Services Within the Office of the Under Secretary of Veterans Affairs for Health. H.R. 1302 (111th) HareSupportNo
To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish the position of Director of Physician Assistant Services within the office of the Under Secretary of Veterans Affairs for Health. (by… More
To amend title 38, United States Code, to establish the position of Director of Physician Assistant Services within the office of the Under Secretary of Veterans Affairs for Health. (by CRS) Hide
Child Nutrition Promotion and School Lunch Protection Act of 2009 H.R. 1324 (111th) WoolseySupportNo
To amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to improve the nutrition and health of schoolchildren and protect the Federal investment in the national school lunch and breakfast programs by updating the… More
To amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to improve the nutrition and health of schoolchildren and protect the Federal investment in the national school lunch and breakfast programs by updating the national school nutrition standards for foods and beverages sold outside of school meals to conform to current nutrition science. (by CRS) Hide
FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act H.R. 1586 (111th) RangelOpposeYes
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic… More
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic control system, reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Improving Nutrition for America's Children Act H.R. 5504 (111th) MillerSupportNo
To reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Helicopter Medical Services Patient Safety, Protection, and Coordination Act H.R. 978 (111th) AltmireSupportNo
To recognize and clarify the authority of the States to regulate intrastate helicopter medical services pursuant to their authority over public health planning and protection, patient safety and… More
To recognize and clarify the authority of the States to regulate intrastate helicopter medical services pursuant to their authority over public health planning and protection, patient safety and protection, emergency medical services, the quality and coordination of medical care, and the practice of medicine within their jurisdictions. (by CRS) Hide
Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2010 S. 3199 (111th) SnoweSupportYes
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act regarding early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of hearing loss. (by CRS)
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
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
Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act H.R. 1108 (110th) WaxmanSupportNo
To protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products. (by More
To protect the public health by providing the Food and Drug Administration with certain authority to regulate tobacco products. (by CRS) Hide
Physical Therapist Student Loan Repayment Eligibility Act of 2007 H.R. 1134 (110th) BerrySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Physician Assistants Continuity of Care Act of 2007 H.R. 1178 (110th) TownsSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit a physician assistant, when delegated by a physician, to order or provide post-hospital extended care services, home health services, and… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit a physician assistant, when delegated by a physician, to order or provide post-hospital extended care services, home health services, and hospice care under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Act of 2008 H.R. 1198 (110th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act regarding early detection, diagnosis, and treatment of hearing loss. (by CRS)
Arthritis Prevention, Control, and Cure Act of 2008 H.R. 1283 (110th) EshooSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for arthritis research and public health, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Medicare Advanced Laboratory Diagnostics Act of 2007 H.R. 1321 (110th) RushSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve payments under the Medicare clinical laboratory fee schedule. (by CRS)
Child Nutrition Promotion and School Lunch Protection Act of 2007 H.R. 1363 (110th) WoolseySupportNo
To amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to improve the nutrition and health of schoolchildren by updating the definition of "food of minimal nutritional value" to conform to current… More
To amend the Child Nutrition Act of 1966 to improve the nutrition and health of schoolchildren by updating the definition of "food of minimal nutritional value" to conform to current nutrition science and to protect the Federal investment in the national school lunch and breakfast programs. (by CRS) Hide
Paul Wellstone Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act of 2007 H.R. 1367 (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. (by CRS) Hide
Federal Acupuncture Coverage Act of 2007 H.R. 1479 (110th) HincheySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of qualified acupuncturist services under part B of the Medicare Program, and to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage of qualified acupuncturist services under part B of the Medicare Program, and to amend title 5, United States Code, to provide for coverage of such services under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Patient Access to Physical Therapists Act of 2007 H.R. 1552 (110th) PomeroySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to authorize physical therapists to evaluate and treat Medicare beneficiaries without a requirement for a physician referral, and for other purposes.… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to authorize physical therapists to evaluate and treat Medicare beneficiaries without a requirement for a physician referral, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Alzheimer's Breakthrough Act of 2007 H.R. 1560 (110th) MarkeySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to fund breakthroughs in Alzheimer's disease research while providing more help to caregivers and increasing public education about prevention. (by… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to fund breakthroughs in Alzheimer's disease research while providing more help to caregivers and increasing public education about prevention. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Hearing Health Care Enhancement Act of 2007 H.R. 1665 (110th) RossSupportNo
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
To Amend Title XVIII of the Social Security Act to Establish a Separate Definition of Outpatient Speech-Language Pathology Services Under the Medicare Program in Order That Direct Payment to Speech-Language Pathologists May Be Made Under the Medicare Program. H.R. 1774 (110th) ButterfieldSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a separate definition of outpatient speech-language pathology services under the Medicare Program in order that direct payment to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish a separate definition of outpatient speech-language pathology services under the Medicare Program in order that direct payment to speech-language pathologists may be made under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Independent Living Act of 2007 H.R. 1809 (110th) LangevinSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the in the home restriction for Medicare coverage of mobility devices for individuals with expected long-term needs. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate the in the home restriction for Medicare coverage of mobility devices for individuals with expected long-term needs. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access to Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Services Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 1846 (110th) TownsOpposeNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide improved access to physical medicine and rehabilitation services under part B of the Medicare Program, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide improved access to physical medicine and rehabilitation services under part B of the Medicare Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Hearing Enhancement and Auditory Rehabilitation (HEAR) Act of 2007 H.R. 1912 (110th) BilirakisSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to cover hearing aids and auditory rehabilitation services under the Medicare Program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to cover hearing aids and auditory rehabilitation services under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
Employment Non-Discrimination Act of 2007 H.R. 2015 (110th) FrankSupportNo
To prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity. (by CRS)
Medicaid Advanced Practice Nurses and Physician Assistants Access Act of 2007 H.R. 2066 (110th) OlverSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to improve access to advanced practice nurses and physician assistants under the Medicaid Program. (by More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to improve access to advanced practice nurses and physician assistants under the Medicaid Program. (by CRS) Hide
Feeding America's Families Act of 2007 H.R. 2129 (110th) McGovernSupportNo
To strengthen the Food Stamp Act of 1977. (by CRS)
Medicare Access to Complex Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology Act of 2007 H.R. 2231 (110th) AllenSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exempt complex rehabilitation products and assistive technology products from the Medicare competitive acquisition program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exempt complex rehabilitation products and assistive technology products from the Medicare competitive acquisition program. (by CRS) Hide
Healthcare Truth and Transparency Act of 2007 H.R. 2260 (110th) SullivanOpposeNo
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
Hearing Aid Assistance Tax Credit Act H.R. 2329 (110th) McCarthySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to allow a credit against income tax for the purchase of hearing aids. (by CRS)
To Amend Title 38, United States Code, to Establish the Position of Director of Physician Assistant Services Within the Office of the Under Secretary of Veterans Affairs for Health. H.R. 2790 (110th) HareSupportNo
This bill would create a new position in the office of the Under Secretary of Veterans Affairs for Health. (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
Safety of Seniors Act of 2008 H.R. 3701 (110th) PalloneSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to intensify programs with respect to research and related activities concerning falls among older adults.… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to intensify programs with respect to research and related activities concerning falls among older adults. (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)
Seniors Mental Health Access Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 820 (110th) TownsSupportNo
This bill provides for the coverage of marriage and family therapist services under the Medicare Program. (by CRS)
Recognizing Addiction As a Disease Act of 2007 S. 1011 (110th) BidenSupportNo
As titled, this bill would change the name of the National Institute on Drug Abuse to the National Institute on Diseases of Addiction and to change the name of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse… More
As titled, this bill would change the name of the National Institute on Drug Abuse to the National Institute on Diseases of Addiction and to change the name of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism to the National Institute on Alcohol Disorders and Health. (by CRS) Hide
Consistency, Accuracy, Responsibility, and Excellence in Medical Imaging and Radiation Therapy Act of 2007 S. 1042 (110th) EnziSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, more accurate, and less costly.… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to make the provision of technical services for medical imaging examinations and radiation therapy treatments safer, more accurate, and less costly. (by CRS) Hide
Matthew Shepard Local Law Enforcement Hate Crimes Prevention Act of 2007 S. 1105 (110th) KennedySupportNo
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide Federal assistance to States, local jurisdictions, and Indian tribes to prosecute hate crimes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Act S. 1183 (110th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to enhance and further research into paralysis and to improve rehabilitation and the quality of life for persons living with paralysis and other physical disabilities, and for other purposes. … More
A bill to enhance and further research into paralysis and to improve rehabilitation and the quality of life for persons living with paralysis and other physical disabilities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 S. 3101 (110th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to… More
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance low-income benefit programs, and to maintain access to care in rural areas, including pharmacy access, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preserving Access to Medicare Act of 2008 S. 3118 (110th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to preserve beneficiary access to care by preventing a reduction in the Medicare physician fee schedule, to improve the quality of care… More
A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to preserve beneficiary access to care by preventing a reduction in the Medicare physician fee schedule, to improve the quality of care by advancing value based purchasing, electronic health records, and electronic prescribing, and to maintain and improve access to care in rural areas, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Reauthorization Act of 2008 S. 3155 (110th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act of 1974, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Preserving Patient Access to Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospitals Act of 2007 S. 543 (110th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to improve Medicare beneficiary access by extending the 60 percent compliance threshold used to determine whether a hospital or unit of a hospital is an inpatient rehabilitation facility under… More
A bill to improve Medicare beneficiary access by extending the 60 percent compliance threshold used to determine whether a hospital or unit of a hospital is an inpatient rehabilitation facility under the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Stroke Treatment and Ongoing Prevention Act of 2008 S. 999 (110th) CochranSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation. (by CRS)