Medical schools

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Building a Health Care Workforce for the Future Act H.R. 1006 (114th) RuizSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to help build a stronger health care workforce. (by CRS)
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
Improving Access to Maternity Care Act H.R. 1209 (114th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the designation of maternity care health professional shortage areas. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the designation of maternity care health professional shortage areas. (by CRS) Hide
Climate Change Health Protection and Promotion Act H.R. 1275 (114th) CappsSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate… More
To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate change, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Establishing Beneficiary Equity in the Hospital Readmission Program Act of 2015 H.R. 1343 (114th) RenacciSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to adjust the Medicare hospital readmission reduction program to respond to patient disparities, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to adjust the Medicare hospital readmission reduction program to respond to patient disparities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expanding Nutrition's Role in Curricula and Healthcare Act H.R. 1411 (114th) RyanSupportNo
To provide for a grants program to develop and enhance integrated nutrition and physical activity curricula in medical schools. (by More
To provide for a grants program to develop and enhance integrated nutrition and physical activity curricula in medical schools. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Access to Rural Therapy Services (PARTS) Act H.R. 1611 (114th) NoemSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to physician supervision of therapeutic hospital outpatient services. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to physician supervision of therapeutic hospital outpatient services. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 2 (114th) BurgessSupportYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Resident Physician Shortage Reduction Act of 2015 H.R. 2124 (114th) CrowleySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the distribution of additional residency positions, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the distribution of additional residency positions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Access to Primary Care for Women & Children Act H.R. 2253 (114th) CastorSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the application of the Medicare payment rate floor to primary care services furnished under Medicaid and to apply the rate floor to additional… More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the application of the Medicare payment rate floor to primary care services furnished under Medicaid and to apply the rate floor to additional providers of primary care services. (by CRS) Hide
Promoting Access, Competition, and Equity Act of 2015 H.R. 2513 (114th) JohnsonOpposeNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the treatment of hospitals under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to the treatment of hospitals under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Title XI of the Social Security Act to Exempt from Manufacturer Transparency Reporting Certain Transfers Used for Educational Purposes, and for Other Purposes. H.R. 293 (114th) BurgessSupportNo
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to exempt from manufacturer transparency reporting certain transfers used for educational purposes, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XI of the Social Security Act to exempt from manufacturer transparency reporting certain transfers used for educational purposes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Health Care Conscience Rights Act 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
Enforcement Transparency Act of 2015 H.R. 3136 (114th) BlumSupportNo
To require the Secretary of Agriculture to issue guidelines relating to civil fines imposed for violations of the Animal Welfare Act, and for other purposes. (by More
To require the Secretary of Agriculture to issue guidelines relating to civil fines imposed for violations of the Animal Welfare Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Enhanced Veteran Healthcare Act of 2015 H.R. 3879 (114th) O'RourkeSupportNo
To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for covered agreements and contracts between the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and eligible academic affiliates for the mutually beneficial… More
To amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for covered agreements and contracts between the Secretary of Veterans Affairs and eligible academic affiliates for the mutually beneficial coordination, use, or exchange of health-care resources, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Our Students by Terminating Graduate Rates That Add to Debt 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
PROP Act of 2016 H.R. 4499 (114th) MooneySupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to remove consideration of certain pain-related issues from calculations under the Medicare hospital value-based purchasing program, and for other… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to remove consideration of certain pain-related issues from calculations under the Medicare hospital value-based purchasing program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Advancing Medical Resident Training in Community Hospitals Act of 2016 H.R. 4732 (114th) RibbleSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish rules for payment for graduate medical education (GME) costs for hospitals that establish a new medical residency training program after… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish rules for payment for graduate medical education (GME) costs for hospitals that establish a new medical residency training program after hosting resident rotators for short durations. (by CRS) Hide
Training Tomorrow's Doctors Today Act H.R. 4774 (114th) CastorSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the distribution of additional residency positions, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the distribution of additional residency positions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Zika Response Appropriations Act, 2016 H.R. 5243 (114th) RogersOpposeNo
Making appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, to strengthen public health activities in response to the Zika virus, and for other purposes. (by More
Making appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2016, to strengthen public health activities in response to the Zika virus, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Helping Hospitals Improve Patient Care Act of 2016 H.R. 5273 (114th) TiberiSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for regulatory relief under the Medicare program for certain providers of services and suppliers and increased transparency in hospital… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for regulatory relief under the Medicare program for certain providers of services and suppliers and increased transparency in hospital coding and enrollment data, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Accelerating Biomedical Research Act H.R. 531 (114th) DeLauroSupportNo
To prioritize funding for the National Institutes of Health to discover treatments and cures, to maintain global leadership in medical innovation, and to restore the purchasing power the NIH had… More
To prioritize funding for the National Institutes of Health to discover treatments and cures, to maintain global leadership in medical innovation, and to restore the purchasing power the NIH had after the historic doubling campaign that ended in fiscal year 2003. (by CRS) Hide
To Amend Titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to Improve End-Of-Life Care and Advanced Illness Management. 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)
Innovation Act H.R. 9 (114th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supporting Academic Freedom Through Regulatory Relief Act H.R. 970 (114th) FoxxSupportNo
To prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes.… More
To prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Conrad State 30 and Physician Access Act S. 1189 (114th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to provide incentives to physicians to practice in rural and medically underserved communities and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide incentives to physicians to practice in rural and medically underserved communities and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Docs for Veterans Act of 2015 S. 1676 (114th) TesterSupportNo
A bill to increase the number of graduate medical education positions treating veterans, to improve the compensation of health care providers, medical directors, and directors of Veterans Integrated… More
A bill to increase the number of graduate medical education positions treating veterans, to improve the compensation of health care providers, medical directors, and directors of Veterans Integrated Service Networks of the Department of Veterans Affairs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Next Generation Researchers Act S. 2014 (114th) BaldwinSupportNo
A bill to demonstrate a commitment to our Nation's scientists by increasing opportunities for the development of our next generation of researchers. (by More
A bill to demonstrate a commitment to our Nation's scientists by increasing opportunities for the development of our next generation of researchers. (by CRS) Hide
A Bill to Amend the Public Health Service Act to Help Build a Stronger Health Care Workforce. S. 2107 (114th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to help build a stronger health care workforce. (by CRS)
Veterans Health Care Staffing Improvement Act S. 2279 (114th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a program to increase efficiency in the recruitment and hiring by the Department of Veterans Affairs of health care workers that are… More
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to carry out a program to increase efficiency in the recruitment and hiring by the Department of Veterans Affairs of health care workers that are undergoing separation from the Armed Forces, to create uniform credentialing standards for certain health care professionals of the Department, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Audit & Appeals Fairness, Integrity, and Reforms in Medicare Act of 2015 S. 2368 (114th) HatchSupportNo
An original bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the efficiency of the Medicare appeals process, and for other purposes. (by More
An original bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve the efficiency of the Medicare appeals process, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Access to Rural Therapy Services (PARTS) Act S. 257 (114th) MoranSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to physician supervision of therapeutic hospital outpatient services. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act with respect to physician supervision of therapeutic hospital outpatient services. (by CRS) Hide
National Biomedical Research Act S. 2624 (114th) WarrenSupportNo
A bill to establish the "Biomedical Innovation Fund", and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Advancing Medical Resident Training in Community Hospitals Act of 2016 S. 2671 (114th) NelsonSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish rules for payment for graduate medical education (GME) costs for hospitals that establish a new medical residency training program… More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to establish rules for payment for graduate medical education (GME) costs for hospitals that establish a new medical residency training program after hosting resident rotators for short durations. (by CRS) Hide
Promoting Biomedical Research and Public Health for Patients Act S. 2742 (114th) AlexanderSupportNo
A bill to amend title IV of the Public Health Service Act regarding the national research institutes, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title IV of the Public Health Service Act regarding the national research institutes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
States Achieve Medicaid Expansion (SAME) Act of 2016 S. 2787 (114th) WarnerSupportNo
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide the same level of Federal matching assistance for every State that chooses to expand Medicaid coverage to newly eligible individuals,… More
A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide the same level of Federal matching assistance for every State that chooses to expand Medicaid coverage to newly eligible individuals, regardless of when such expansion takes place. (by CRS) Hide
American Cures Act S. 289 (114th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to prioritize funding for an expanded and sustained national investment in biomedical research. (by CRS)
Utah Test and Training Range Encroachment Prevention and Temporary Closure Act 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)
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
Supporting Academic Freedom Through Regulatory Relief Act S. 559 (114th) BurrSupportNo
A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other… More
A bill to prohibit the Secretary of Education from engaging in regulatory overreach with regard to institutional eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (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
Improving Access to Maternity Care Act S. 628 (114th) KirkSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the designation of maternity care health professional shortage areas. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the designation of maternity care health professional shortage areas. (by CRS) Hide
Establishing Beneficiary Equity in the Hospital Readmission Program Act of 2015 S. 688 (114th) ManchinSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to adjust the Medicare hospital readmission reduction program to respond to patient disparities, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to adjust the Medicare hospital readmission reduction program to respond to patient disparities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Innovation Act S. 747 (114th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to prioritize funding for an expanded and sustained national investment in basic science research. (by CRS)
Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act of 2015 S. 779 (114th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by More
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (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
Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2013 H.R. 297 (113th) PittsSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize support for graduate medical education programs in children's hospitals. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize support for graduate medical education programs in children's hospitals. (by CRS) Hide
TRANSFER Act of 2013 H.R. 2981 (113th) CollinsSupportNo
To support innovative approaches to technology transfer, 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)
Firearm Safety and Public Health Research Act of 2013 H.R. 321 (113th) MaloneySupportNo
To amend the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013 (Public Law 112-175) to permit research on firearms safety and gun violence. (by More
To amend the Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2013 (Public Law 112-175) to permit research on firearms safety and gun violence. (by CRS) Hide
Innovation Act H.R. 3309 (113th) GoodlatteOpposeNo
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title 35, United States Code, and the Leahy-Smith America Invents Act to make improvements and technical corrections, 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)
Strengthening Transparency in Higher Education Act H.R. 4983 (113th) FoxxSupportNo
To simplify and streamline the information regarding institutions of higher education made publicly available by the Secretary of Education, and for other purposes. (by More
To simplify and streamline the information regarding institutions of higher education made publicly available by the Secretary of Education, 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
Medicare Physician Payment Innovation Act of 2013 H.R. 574 (113th) SchwartzSupportNo
To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reform Medicare payment for physicians' services by eliminating the sustainable growth rate system and providing incentives for the… More
To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reform Medicare payment for physicians' services by eliminating the sustainable growth rate system and providing incentives for the adoption of innovative payment and delivery models to improve quality and efficiency. (by CRS) Hide
Travel Promotion, Enhancement, and Modernization Act of 2014 H.R. 83 (113th) ChristensenSupportYes
Making consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (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)
Medicare Better Health Rewards Program Act of 2013 S. 1228 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to establish a program to provide incentive payments to participating Medicare beneficiaries who voluntarily establish and maintain better health. (by More
A bill to establish a program to provide incentive payments to participating Medicare beneficiaries who voluntarily establish and maintain better health. (by CRS) Hide
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
Conference Accountability Act of 2014 S. 1347 (113th) CoburnOpposeNo
A bill to provide transparency, accountability, and limitations of Government sponsored conferences. (by CRS)
Internet Tax Freedom Forever Act S. 1431 (113th) WydenSupportNo
A bill to permanently extend the Internet Tax Freedom Act. (by CRS)
Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act of 2013 S. 1557 (113th) CaseySupportYes
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize support for graduate medical education programs in children's hospitals. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize support for graduate medical education programs in children's hospitals. (by CRS) Hide
American Cures Act S. 2115 (113th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to provide for the establishment of a fund to provide for an expanded and sustained national investment in biomedical research. (by More
A bill to provide for the establishment of a fund to provide for an expanded and sustained national investment in biomedical research. (by CRS) Hide
Excellence in Mental Health Act S. 264 (113th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to expand access to community mental health centers and improve the quality of mental health care for all Americans. (by More
A bill to expand access to community mental health centers and improve the quality of mental health care for all Americans. (by CRS) Hide
USA FREEDOM Act of 2014 S. 2685 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reform the authorities of the Federal Government to require the production of certain business records, conduct electronic surveillance, use pen registers and trap and trace devices, and… More
A bill to reform the authorities of the Federal Government to require the production of certain business records, conduct electronic surveillance, use pen registers and trap and trace devices, and use other forms of information gathering for foreign intelligence, counterterrorism, and criminal purposes, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Diabetes Prevention Act of 2013 S. 452 (113th) FrankenSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to reduce the incidence of diabetes among Medicare beneficiaries. (by CRS)
Medication Therapy Management Empowerment Act of 2013 S. 557 (113th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to medication therapy management under part D of the Medicare program. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to medication therapy management under part D of the Medicare program. (by CRS) Hide
To Repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund. H.R. 1217 (112th) PittsOpposeNo
To repeal the Prevention and Public Health Fund. (by CRS)
Leahy-Smith America Invents Act H.R. 1249 (112th) SmithSupportYes
To amend title 35, United States Code, to provide for patent reform. (by CRS)
Josh Miller Helping Everyone Access Responsive Treatment in Schools Act of 2011 H.R. 1377 (112th) SuttonSupportNo
To establish a grant program for automated external defibrillators in elementary and secondary schools. (by CRS)
Quality Health Care Coalition Act of 2011 H.R. 1409 (112th) ConyersSupportNo
To ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by clarifying the application of the antitrust laws to negotiations between groups of health care professionals and health plans and… More
To ensure and foster continued patient safety and quality of care by clarifying the application of the antitrust laws to negotiations between groups of health care professionals and health plans and health care insurance issuers. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting Academic Freedom in Higher Education Act H.R. 2117 (112th) FoxxSupportNo
To prohibit the Department of Education from overreaching into academic affairs and program eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. (by More
To prohibit the Department of Education from overreaching into academic affairs and program eligibility under title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. (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
Welfare Integrity and Data Improvement Act H.R. 3630 (112th) CampOpposeYes
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
Research Works Act H.R. 3699 (112th) IssaOpposeNo
To ensure the continued publication and integrity of peer-reviewed research works by the private sector. (by CRS)
Unlocking Lifesaving Treatments for Rare-Diseases Act H.R. 3737 (112th) StearnsSupportNo
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to fast track approval of certain orphan drugs. (by CRS)
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2012 H.R. 6083 (112th) LucasOpposeNo
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sequester Replacement Act of 2012 H.R. 6684 (112th) CantorOpposeNo
To provide for spending reduction. (by CRS)
Medical Device Regulatory Improvement Act S. 1700 (112th) KlobucharSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to device review determinations and conflicts of interest, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to device review determinations and conflicts of interest, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Federal Research Public Access Act of 2012 S. 2096 (112th) CornynSupportNo
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by More
A bill to provide for Federal agencies to develop public access policies relating to research conducted by employees of that agency or from funds administered by that agency. (by CRS) Hide
TREAT Act S. 2113 (112th) HaganSupportNo
A bill to empower the Food and Drug Administration to ensure a clear and effective pathway that will encourage innovative products to benefit patients and improve public health. (by More
A bill to empower the Food and Drug Administration to ensure a clear and effective pathway that will encourage innovative products to benefit patients and improve public health. (by CRS) Hide
Ensuring Safe Medical Devices for Patients S. 2193 (112th) MerkleySupportNo
A bill to require the Food and Drug Administration to include devices in the postmarket risk identification and analysis system, to expedite the implementation of the unique device identification… More
A bill to require the Food and Drug Administration to include devices in the postmarket risk identification and analysis system, to expedite the implementation of the unique device identification system for medical devices, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Stop the Student Loan Interest Rate Hike Act of 2012 S. 2343 (112th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to extend the reduced interest rate for Federal Direct Stafford Loans, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Viral Hepatitis and Liver Cancer Control and Prevention Act of 2012 S. 2474 (112th) AkakaSupportNo
A bill to improve the health of minority individuals, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act H.R. 3590 (111th) RangelSupportYes
An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
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
Stem Cell Research Advancement Act of 2009 H.R. 4808 (111th) DeGetteSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human stem cell research, including human embryonic stem cell research, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human stem cell research, including human embryonic stem cell research, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Vision Care for Kids Act of 2009 S. 259 (111th) BondSupportNo
A bill to establish a grant program to provide vision care to children, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Stem Cell Research Advancement Act of 2010 S. 3766 (111th) SpecterSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human stem cell research, including human embryonic stem cell research, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for human stem cell research, including human embryonic stem cell research, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
FERA S. 386 (111th) LeahyOpposeYes
An Act to improve enforcement of mortgage fraud, securities and commodities fraud, financial institution fraud, and other frauds related to Federal assistance and relief programs, for the recovery of… More
An Act to improve enforcement of mortgage fraud, securities and commodities fraud, financial institution fraud, and other frauds related to Federal assistance and relief programs, for the recovery of funds lost to these frauds, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Resident Physician Shortage Reduction Act of 2007 H.R. 1093 (110th) MeekSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase the Medicare caps on graduate medical education positions for States with a shortage of residents. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase the Medicare caps on graduate medical education positions for States with a shortage of residents. (by CRS) Hide
Higher Education Affordability and Equity Act of 2007 H.R. 1407 (110th) EnglishSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand incentives for education. (by CRS)
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
False Claims Act Correction Act of 2007 H.R. 4854 (110th) BermanOpposeNo
To amend the provisions of title 31, United States Code, relating to false claims to clarify and make technical amendments to those provisions, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the provisions of title 31, United States Code, relating to false claims to clarify and make technical amendments to those provisions, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act of 2008 H.R. 493 (110th) SlaughterSupportYes
This bill would forbid insurance companies and employers to discriminate based on personal or family genetic information. (by More
This bill would forbid insurance companies and employers to discriminate based on personal or family genetic information. (by CRS) Hide
Physician Payments Sunshine Act of 2007 S. 2029 (110th) GrassleySupportNo
A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for transparency in the relationship between physicians and manufacturers of drugs, devices, or medical supplies for which payment is… More
A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for transparency in the relationship between physicians and manufacturers of drugs, devices, or medical supplies for which payment is made under Medicare, Medicaid, or SCHIP. (by CRS) Hide
Stem Cell Research Enhancement Act of 2007 S. 5 (110th) ReidSupportNo
This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct and support research that utilizes human embryonic stem cells, regardless of the date… More
This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct and support research that utilizes human embryonic stem cells, regardless of the date on which the stem cells were derived from a human embryo. (by CRS) Hide
Heart Disease Education, Analysis and Research, and Treatment for Women Act S. 573 (110th) StabenowSupportNo
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Public Health Service Act to improve the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular… More
A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act and the Public Health Service Act to improve the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease, stroke, and other cardiovascular diseases in women. (by CRS) Hide
Pediatric Research Improvement Act S. 993 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to improve pediatric research. (by CRS)
Stroke Treatment and Ongoing Prevention Act of 2008 S. 999 (110th) CochranSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve stroke prevention, diagnosis, treatment, and rehabilitation. (by CRS)