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TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
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
Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2015 H.R. 2315 (114th) BishopSupportNo
To limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (by CRS)
Commonsense Reporting and Verification Act of 2015 H.R. 2712 (114th) BlackSupportNo
To streamline the employer reporting process and strengthen the eligibility verification process for the health care premium tax credit and cost-sharing subsidy, and for other purposes. (by… More
To streamline the employer reporting process and strengthen the eligibility verification process for the health care premium tax credit and cost-sharing subsidy, and for other purposes. (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
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
To Provide for Reconciliation Pursuant to Section 2002 of the Concurrent Resolution on the Budget for Fiscal Year 2016. H.R. 3762 (114th) PriceSupportNo
To provide for reconciliation pursuant to section 2002 of the concurrent resolution on the budget for fiscal year 2016. (by CRS)
Securing Fairness in Regulatory Timing Act of 2015 H.R. 3831 (114th) BradySupportYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend the annual comment period for payment rates under Medicare Advantage. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to extend the annual comment period for payment rates under Medicare Advantage. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Fair Accountability and Innovative Research Drug Pricing Act of 2016 H.R. 6043 (114th) SchakowskySupportNo
To require reporting regarding certain drug price increases, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Commonsense Reporting Act of 2015 S. 1996 (114th) WarnerSupportNo
A bill to streamline the employer reporting process and strengthen the eligibility verification process for the premium assistance tax credit and cost-sharing subsidy. (by More
A bill to streamline the employer reporting process and strengthen the eligibility verification process for the premium assistance tax credit and cost-sharing subsidy. (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
Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2015 S. 386 (114th) ThuneSupportNo
A bill to limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (by More
A bill to limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (by CRS) Hide
Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act of 2016 S. 524 (114th) WhitehouseSupportYes
An Act to authorize the Attorney General and Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to address the prescription opioid abuse and heroin use crisis, and for other purposes. (by… More
An Act to authorize the Attorney General and Secretary of Health and Human Services to award grants to address the prescription opioid abuse and heroin use crisis, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Save American Workers Act of 2014 H.R. 2575 (113th) YoungSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 30-hour threshold for classification as a full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 30-hour threshold for classification as a full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and replace it with 40 hours. (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)
Forty Hours Is Full Time Act of 2013 H.R. 2988 (113th) LipinskiSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS) Hide
Telemedicine for Medicare Act of 2013 H.R. 3077 (113th) NunesSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State.… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit certain Medicare providers licensed in a State to provide telemedicine services to certain Medicare beneficiaries in a different State. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Saving Lives, Saving Costs Act H.R. 4106 (113th) BarrSupportNo
To provide for the development and dissemination of clinical practice guidelines and the establishment of a right of removal to Federal courts for defendants in medical malpractice actions involving… More
To provide for the development and dissemination of clinical practice guidelines and the establishment of a right of removal to Federal courts for defendants in medical malpractice actions involving a Federal payor, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Forty Hours Is Full Time Act of 2013 S. 1188 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of full-time employee for purposes of the individual mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by… More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the definition of full-time employee for purposes of the individual mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (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)
Mobile Workforce State Income Tax Simplification Act of 2013 S. 1645 (113th) BrownSupportNo
A bill to limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (by More
A bill to limit the authority of States to tax certain income of employees for employment duties performed in other States. (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
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 S. 744 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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)
Restoring Access to Medication Act S. 1368 (112th) RobertsSupportNo
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by More
A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin. (by CRS) Hide
ADOPT HIT Act of 2009 H.R. 1087 (111th) GingreySupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction under section 179 for the purchase of qualified health care information technology by medical care providers, and for other… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to increase the deduction under section 179 for the purchase of qualified health care information technology by medical care providers, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 H.R. 3200 (111th) DingellOpposeNo
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Recovery and Reinvestment Tax Act of 2009 H.R. 598 (111th) RangelSupportNo
To provide for a portion of the economic recovery package relating to revenue measures, unemployment, and health. (by CRS)
Expanded and Improved Medicare for All Act H.R. 676 (111th) ConyersOpposeNo
To provide for comprehensive health insurance coverage for all United States residents, improved health care delivery, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for comprehensive health insurance coverage for all United States residents, improved health care delivery, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Notice Pleading Restoration Act of 2009 S. 1504 (111th) SpecterOpposeNo
The intent of this bill if to effectively overturn two recent Supreme Court decisions, Iqbal v. Ashcroft and Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly. These decisions made pleading requirements, which must be… More
The intent of this bill if to effectively overturn two recent Supreme Court decisions, Iqbal v. Ashcroft and Bell Atlantic Corp. v. Twombly. These decisions made pleading requirements, which must be met in order to bring a case to court, more stringent and difficult to meet. The bill has led to some strange bedfellows opposing it. The Chamber of Commerce released a letter signed by other large business organizations, but also groups devoted to civil justice. The NAACP testified in favor of the bill, and the National Senior Citizen Law Center wrote a letter in support. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend the Public Health Service Act to Provide for the Licensing of Comparable and Interchangeable Biological Products, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 1038 (110th) WaxmanSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Health First Act H.R. 1535 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Kids Act of 2007 H.R. 2147 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend titles XXI and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and streamline enrollment under SCHIP and Medicaid and to amend the… More
To amend titles XXI and XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the State Children's Health Insurance Program (SCHIP) and streamline enrollment under SCHIP and Medicaid and to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for a healthy savings tax credit for purchase of children's health coverage. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act of 2008 H.R. 6331 (110th) RangelOpposeYes
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
Access to Life-Saving Medicine Act S. 623 (110th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the licensing of comparable and interchangeable biological products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide