Pharmacists

TopicBill numberAuthorsort iconInterest positionBecame law
Health Equity and Accountability Act of 2012 S. 2474 (112th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Jobs and Premium Protection Act S. 603 (113th) BarrassoSupportNo
A bill to repeal the annual fee on health insurance providers enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
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
SGR Repeal and Medicare Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2014 S. 2000 (113th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other purposes.… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and improve Medicare payments for physicians and other professionals, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Drug Safety and Accountability Act of 2011 S. 1584 (112th) BennetSupportNo
A bill to provide for additional quality control of drugs. (by CRS)
Fair and Speedy Treatment (FAST) of Medicare Prescription Drug Claims Act of 2007 H.R. 1474 (110th) BerrySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the sponsor of a prescription drug plan or an organization offering an MA-PD plan to promptly pay claims submitted under part D and to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the sponsor of a prescription drug plan or an organization offering an MA-PD plan to promptly pay claims submitted under part D and to prohibit the inclusion of certain identifying information of pharmacies on explanatory prescription drug information and cards distributed by prescription drug plan sponsors. (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
Medicare Transitional Care Act of 2014 H.R. 4762 (113th) BlumenauerSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to cover transitional care services to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of care under the Medicare Program. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to cover transitional care services to improve the quality and cost effectiveness of care under the Medicare Program. (by CRS) Hide
To Repeal the Annual Fee on Health Insurance Providers Enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. H.R. 763 (113th) BoustanySupportNo
To repeal the annual fee on health insurance providers enacted by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
Strategies to Address Antimicrobial Resistance Act S. 2236 (113th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance efforts to address antimicrobial resistance, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance efforts to address antimicrobial resistance, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
National Pain Care Policy Act of 2008 H.R. 2994 (110th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to pain care. (by CRS)
National Pain Care Policy Act of 2009 H.R. 756 (111th) CappsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act with respect to pain care. (by CRS)
Online Pharmacy Safety Act H.R. 4095 (112th) CassidySupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the safety of Internet pharmacies. (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
Fair Copyright in Research Works Act H.R. 801 (111th) ConyersSupportNo
HR 801 is a bill attempting to reverse the Public Access Policy of the National Institutes of Health that allows NIH to make freely available online peer-reviewed manuscripts within 12 months of… More
HR 801 is a bill attempting to reverse the Public Access Policy of the National Institutes of Health that allows NIH to make freely available online peer-reviewed manuscripts within 12 months of their publication. (by CRS) Hide
Fair Copyright in Research Works Act H.R. 6845 (110th) ConyersSupportNo
To amend title 17, United States Code, with respect to works connected to certain funding agreements. (by CRS)
Quality Health Care Coalition Act of 2011 H.R. 1409 (112th) ConyersSupportNo
To ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by clarifying the application of the antitrust laws to negotiations between groups of health care professionals and health plans and… More
To ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by clarifying the application of the antitrust laws to negotiations between groups of health care professionals and health plans and health care insurance issuers. (by CRS) Hide
Small Business Health Information Technology Financing Act H.R. 3014 (111th) DahlkemperSupportNo
To amend the Small Business Act to provide loan guarantees for the acquisition of health information technology by eligible professionals in solo and small group practices, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Small Business Act to provide loan guarantees for the acquisition of health information technology by eligible professionals in solo and small group practices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
PRO(TECH)T Act of 2008 H.R. 6357 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to promote the adoption of health information technology, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Pharmaceutical Market Access and Drug Safety Act of 2009 S. 525 (111th) DorganOpposeNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the importation of prescription drugs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the importation of prescription drugs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Online Pharmacy Safety Act S. 2002 (112th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve the safety of Internet pharmacies. (by CRS)
Antibiotic Development to Advance Patient Treatment Act of 2013 H.R. 3742 (113th) GingreySupportNo
To provide for approval of certain drugs and biological products indicated for use in a limited population of patients in order to address increases in bacterial and fungal resistance to drugs and… More
To provide for approval of certain drugs and biological products indicated for use in a limited population of patients in order to address increases in bacterial and fungal resistance to drugs and biological products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Compounding Clarity Act of 2013 H.R. 3089 (113th) GriffithSupportNo
To amend section 503A of the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to pharmacy compounding. (by CRS)
Ensuring Seniors Access to Local Pharmacies Act of 2014 H.R. 4577 (113th) GriffithSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure equal access of Medicare beneficiaries to community pharmacies in underserved areas as network pharmacies under Medicare prescription drug… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure equal access of Medicare beneficiaries to community pharmacies in underserved areas as network pharmacies under Medicare prescription drug coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medication Therapy Management Empowerment Act of 2011 S. 274 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand access to medication therapy management services under the Medicare prescription drug program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand access to medication therapy management services under the Medicare prescription drug program. (by CRS) Hide
Medication Therapy Management Empowerment Act of 2013 S. 557 (113th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to medication therapy management under part D of the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to medication therapy management under part D of the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
Pharmaceutical Compounding Quality and Accountability Act S. 959 (113th) HarkinSplitNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to compounding drugs. (by CRS)
Food and Drug Administration Safety and Innovation Act 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
Patients' Freedom to Choose Act S. 312 (112th) HutchisonSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal certain limitations on health care benefits. (by CRS)
Save Our States Act S. 281 (112th) HutchisonSupportNo
A bill to delay the implementation of the health reform law in the United States until there is a final resolution in pending lawsuits. (by More
A bill to delay the implementation of the health reform law in the United States until there is a final resolution in pending lawsuits. (by CRS) Hide
Pharmacist Student Loan Repayment Eligibility Act of 2011 S. 48 (112th) InouyeSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of pharmacists in National Health Services Corps programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of pharmacists in National Health Services Corps programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Small Business Paperwork Mandate Elimination Act S. 18 (112th) JohannsSupportNo
A bill to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to repeal the expansion of information reporting requirements for payments of $600 or more to corporations and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Secure and Responsible Drug Disposal Act of 2010 S. 3397 (111th) KlobucharSupportYes
A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide for take-back disposal of controlled substances in certain instances, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act to provide for take-back disposal of controlled substances in certain instances, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preserving Access to Life-Saving Medications Act S. 296 (112th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide the Food and Drug Administration with improved capacity to prevent drug shortages. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide the Food and Drug Administration with improved capacity to prevent drug shortages. (by CRS) Hide
Preserve Access to Affordable Generics Act S. 27 (112th) KohlSupportNo
A bill to prohibit brand name drug companies from compensating generic drug companies to delay the entry of a generic drug into the market. (by More
A bill to prohibit brand name drug companies from compensating generic drug companies to delay the entry of a generic drug into the market. (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
Preserving Our Hometown Independent Pharmacies Act of 2011 H.R. 1946 (112th) MarinoSupportNo
To ensure and foster continued safety and quality of care and a competitive marketplace by exempting independent pharmacies from the antitrust laws in their negotiations with health plans and health… More
To ensure and foster continued safety and quality of care and a competitive marketplace by exempting independent pharmacies from the antitrust laws in their negotiations with health plans and health insurance insurers. (by CRS) Hide
Strategies to Address Antimicrobial Resistance Act H.R. 2285 (113th) MathesonSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance efforts to address antimicrobial resistance, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Pharmacy Competition and Consumer Choice Act of 2011 H.R. 1971 (112th) McMorris RodgersSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure transparency and proper operation of pharmacy benefit managers. (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
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
Patients' Freedom to Choose Act H.R. 605 (112th) PaulsenSupportNo
To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal certain limitations on health care benefits. (by CRS)
Health Care Cost Reduction Act of 2012 H.R. 436 (112th) PaulsenSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the excise tax on medical devices. (by CRS)
Medicare Prescription Drug Program Integrity and Transparency Act of 2013 S. 867 (113th) PryorSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for pharmacy benefits manager standards under the Medicare prescription drug program, to establish basic audit standards of… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for pharmacy benefits manager standards under the Medicare prescription drug program, to establish basic audit standards of pharmacies, to further transparency of payment methodology to pharmacies, and to provide for recoupment returns to Medicare. (by CRS) Hide
Pharmacy Competition and Consumer Choice Act of 2011 S. 1058 (112th) PryorSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to ensure transparency and proper operation of pharmacy benefit managers. (by CRS)
FAA Air Transportation Modernization and Safety Improvement Act H.R. 1586 (111th) RangelOpposeYes
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic… More
An act to modernize the air traffic control system, improve the safety, reliability, and availability of transportation by air in the United States, provide for modernization of the air traffic control system, reauthorize the Federal Aviation Administration, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 H.R. 6331 (110th) RangelSupportYes
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare Program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance… More
To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend expiring provisions under the Medicare Program, to improve beneficiary access to preventive and mental health services, to enhance low-income benefit programs, and to maintain access to care in rural areas, including pharmacy access, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act H.R. 3590 (111th) RangelOpposeYes
An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
Restoring Access to Medication Act S. 1647 (113th) RobertsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by More
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access to Diabetes Supplies Act of 2011 H.R. 1936 (112th) SchockSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exempt blood glucose self-testing equipment and supplies furnished (regardless of method of delivery) by small retail community pharmacies from… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exempt blood glucose self-testing equipment and supplies furnished (regardless of method of delivery) by small retail community pharmacies from Medicare competitive acquisition programs and pricing. (by CRS) Hide
Small Business Financing and Investment Act of 2009 H.R. 3854 (111th) SchraderSupportNo
To amend the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to improve programs providing access to capital under such Acts, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Small Business Act and the Small Business Investment Act of 1958 to improve programs providing access to capital under such Acts, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Preservation of Antibiotics for Medical Treatment Act of 2011 H.R. 965 (112th) SlaughterSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to preserve the effectiveness of medically important antibiotics used in the treatment of human and animal diseases. (by CRS) Hide
Regulatory Flexibility Improvements Act of 2011 H.R. 527 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other… More
To amend chapter 6 of title 5, United States Code (commonly known as the Regulatory Flexibility Act), to ensure complete analysis of potential impacts on small entities of rules, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Science Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 3547 (113th) SmithSupportNo
An act making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Stop Online Piracy Act H.R. 3261 (112th) SmithSupportNo
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by More
To promote prosperity, creativity, entrepreneurship, and innovation by combating the theft of U.S. property, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Heart Disease Education, Analysis, Research, and Treatment for Women Act S. 438 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve women's health by prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases in women. (by… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve women's health by prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases in women. (by CRS) Hide
Ryan Haight Online Pharmacy Consumer Protection Act of 2008 H.R. 6353 (110th) StupakSupportYes
To amend the Controlled Substances Act to address online pharmacies. (by CRS)
Debit Interchange Fee Study Act of 2011 S. 575 (112th) TesterOpposeNo
A bill to study the market and appropriate regulatory structure for electronic debit card transactions, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to study the market and appropriate regulatory structure for electronic debit card transactions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Dextromethorphan Distribution Act of 2009 H.R. 1259 (111th) UptonSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the distribution of the drug dextromethorphan, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the distribution of the drug dextromethorphan, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Drug Supply Chain Security Act H.R. 3204 (113th) UptonSplitNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to human drug compounding and drug supply chain security, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to human drug compounding and drug supply chain security, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Enhancing Drug Safety and Innovation Act of 2007 H.R. 1561 (110th) WaxmanSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve drug safety and oversight, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve drug safety and oversight, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Community Pharmacy Fairness Act of 2007 H.R. 971 (110th) WeinerSupportNo
To ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by making the antitrust laws apply to negotiations between groups of independent pharmacies and health plans and health insurance… More
To ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by making the antitrust laws apply to negotiations between groups of independent pharmacies and health plans and health insurance issuers (including health plans under parts C and D of the Medicare Program) in the same manner as such laws apply to protected activities under the National Labor Relations Act. (by CRS) Hide
National All Schedules Prescription Electronic Reporting Reauthorization Act of 2010 H.R. 5710 (111th) WhitfieldSupportNo
To amend and reauthorize the controlled substance monitoring program under section 399O of the Public Health Service Act. (by More
To amend and reauthorize the controlled substance monitoring program under section 399O of the Public Health Service Act. (by CRS) Hide
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