Health & welfare policy (Social Welfare related)

TopicBill numbersort iconAuthorInterest positionBecame law
Social Impact Partnership Act H.R. 1336 (114th) YoungSupportNo
To encourage and support partnerships between the public and private sectors to improve our nation's social programs, and for other purposes. (by More
To encourage and support partnerships between the public and private sectors to improve our nation's social programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Repeal Executive Amnesty Act of 2015 H.R. 191 (114th) AderholtOpposeNo
To repeal executive immigration overreach, to clarify that the proper constitutional authority for immigration policy belongs to the legislative branch, and for other purposes. (by More
To repeal executive immigration overreach, to clarify that the proper constitutional authority for immigration policy belongs to the legislative branch, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Health Equity and Access Under the Law for Immigrant Women and Families Act of 2015 H.R. 1974 (114th) Lujan GrishamSupportNo
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage,… More
To expand access to health care services, including sexual, reproductive, and maternal health services, for immigrant women, men, and families by removing legal barriers to health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015 H.R. 2 (114th) BurgessSupportYes
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to… More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to repeal the Medicare sustainable growth rate and strengthen Medicare access by improving physician payments and making other improvements, to reauthorize the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Supplemental Security Income Restoration Act of 2015 H.R. 2442 (114th) GrijalvaSupportNo
To amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to update eligibility for the supplemental security income program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVI of the Social Security Act to update eligibility for the supplemental security income program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Enforcing Orders and Reducing Customs Evasion Act of 2015 H.R. 644 (114th) ReedSupportNo
An act to reauthorize trade facilitation and trade enforcement functions and activities, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Good Samaritan Health Professionals Act of 2015 H.R. 865 (114th) BlackburnSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to limit the liability of health care professionals who volunteer to provide health care services in response to a disaster. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to limit the liability of health care professionals who volunteer to provide health care services in response to a disaster. (by CRS) Hide
Stop Child Summer Hunger Act of 2015 S. 1539 (114th) MurraySupportNo
A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish a permanent, nationwide summer electronic benefits transfer for children program. (by More
A bill to amend the Richard B. Russell National School Lunch Act to establish a permanent, nationwide summer electronic benefits transfer for children program. (by CRS) Hide
DRIVE Act S. 1647 (114th) InhofeSupportNo
A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title 23, United States Code, to authorize funds for Federal-aid highways and highway safety construction programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Reducing Overlapping Payments Act S. 343 (114th) FlakeOpposeNo
A bill to ensure that individuals do not simultaneously receive unemployment compensation and disability insurance benefits. (by More
A bill to ensure that individuals do not simultaneously receive unemployment compensation and disability insurance benefits. (by CRS) Hide
REDEEM Act S. 675 (114th) PaulSupportNo
A bill to provide for the sealing or expungement of records relating to Federal nonviolent criminal offenses, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to provide for the sealing or expungement of records relating to Federal nonviolent criminal offenses, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
An Original Concurrent Resolution Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2016 and Setting Forth the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2017 Through 2025. S.Con.Res. 11 (114th) EnziSupportNo
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017… More
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2016 and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2017 through 2025. (by CRS) Hide
Success and Opportunity Through Quality Charter Schools Act H.R. 10 (113th) KlineSupportNo
To amend the charter school program under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. (by CRS)
Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013 H.R. 11 (113th) MooreSupportNo
To reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Local Farms, Food, and Jobs Act of 2013 H.R. 1414 (113th) PingreeSupportNo
To promote local and regional farm and food systems, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Tibetan Refugee Assistance Act of 2013 H.R. 15 (113th) GarciaSupportNo
To provide for comprehensive immigration reform and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2013 H.R. 1947 (113th) LucasSupportNo
To provide for the reform and continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2018, 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 2018, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2014 H.R. 2410 (113th) AderholtOpposeNo
Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Behavioral Health Information Technology Act of 2013 H.R. 2957 (113th) MurphySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to extend health information technology assistance eligibility to behavioral health, mental health, and substance abuse professionals and facilities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2013 H.R. 307 (113th) RogersSupportYes
To reauthorize certain programs under the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response, and… More
To reauthorize certain programs under the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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)
Strong Start for America's Children Act of 2013 H.R. 3461 (113th) MillerSupportNo
To support early learning. (by CRS)
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)
Helping Families in Mental Health Crisis Act of 2013 H.R. 3717 (113th) MurphyOpposeNo
To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals diagnosed with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by… More
To make available needed psychiatric, psychological, and supportive services for individuals diagnosed with mental illness and families in mental health crisis, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Unfunded Mandates Information and Transparency Act of 2014 H.R. 4 (113th) CampOpposeNo
To make revisions to Federal law to improve the conditions necessary for economic growth and job creation, and for other purposes. (by More
To make revisions to Federal law to improve the conditions necessary for economic growth and job creation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expanding the Availability of Medicare Data Act H.R. 4418 (113th) RyanSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase access to Medicare data. (by CRS)
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
America Gives More Act of 2014 H.R. 4719 (113th) ReedSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend and expand the charitable deduction for contributions of food inventory. (by More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to permanently extend and expand the charitable deduction for contributions of food inventory. (by CRS) Hide
Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2015 H.R. 4800 (113th) AderholtSupportNo
Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by… More
Making appropriations for Agriculture, Rural Development, Food and Drug Administration, and Related Agencies programs for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2015, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Global Food Security Act of 2014 H.R. 5656 (113th) SmithSupportNo
To authorize a comprehensive strategic approach for United States foreign assistance to developing countries to reduce global poverty and hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, promote… More
To authorize a comprehensive strategic approach for United States foreign assistance to developing countries to reduce global poverty and hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition, promote sustainable agricultural-led economic growth, improve nutritional outcomes, especially for women and children, build resilience among vulnerable populations, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
CSA OPPORTUNITY Act H.R. 5783 (113th) CartwrightSupportNo
To amend the Social Security Act, the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008, and the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to require that the value of child's savings accounts be disregarded… More
To amend the Social Security Act, the Food and Nutrition Act of 2008, and the Low-Income Home Energy Assistance Act of 1981 to require that the value of child's savings accounts be disregarded for the purpose of determining eligibility to receive benefits under such Acts; and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Achieving a Better Life Experience Act of 2014 H.R. 647 (113th) CrenshawSupportNo
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of ABLE accounts established under State programs for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other purposes.… More
To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of ABLE accounts established under State programs for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act H.R. 649 (113th) DeutchSupportNo
To amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief for… More
To amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief for years for which annual COLAs do not take effect under certain cash benefit programs, and to provide for Social Security benefit protection. (by CRS) Hide
Sudden Unexpected Death Data Enhancement and Awareness Act H.R. 669 (113th) PalloneSupportYes
A bill to improve the health of children and help better understand and enhance awareness about unexpected sudden death in early life. (by More
A bill to improve the health of children and help better understand and enhance awareness about unexpected sudden death in early life. (by CRS) Hide
Adult Education and Family Literacy Act H.R. 803 (113th) FoxxOpposeYes
An act to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to strengthen the United States workforce development system through innovation in, and alignment and improvement of, employment, training, and… More
An act to amend the Workforce Investment Act of 1998 to strengthen the United States workforce development system through innovation in, and alignment and improvement of, employment, training, and education programs in the United States, and to promote individual and national economic growth, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Establishing the Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2014 and Setting Forth Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2015 Through 2023. H.Con.Res. 25 (113th) RyanOpposeNo
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2015 through 2023. (by More
Establishing the budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014 and setting forth appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2015 through 2023. (by CRS) Hide
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
Pathway for SGR Reform Act of 2013 H.J.Res. 59 (113th) RogersOpposeYes
Making continuing appropriations for fiscal year 2014, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Older Americans Act Amendments of 2013 S. 1028 (113th) SandersSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize and improve the Older Americans Act of 1965, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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)
Weatherization Enhancement, and Local Energy Efficiency Investment and Accountability Act S. 1213 (113th) CoonsSupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the weatherization and State energy programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Cooperative and Small Employer Charity Pension Flexibility Act S. 1302 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for cooperative and small employer charity pension plans. (by More
A bill to amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for cooperative and small employer charity pension plans. (by CRS) Hide
Pathways Back to Work Act of 2013 S. 1383 (113th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to provide subsidized employment for unemployed, low-income adults, provide summer employment and year-round employment opportunities for low-income youth, and carry out work-related and… More
A bill to provide subsidized employment for unemployed, low-income adults, provide summer employment and year-round employment opportunities for low-income youth, and carry out work-related and educational strategies and activities of demonstrated effectiveness, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Assault Weapons Ban of 2013 S. 150 (113th) FeinsteinSupportNo
A bill to regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to regulate assault weapons, to ensure that the right to keep and bear arms is not unlimited, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Second Chance Reauthorization Act of 2013 S. 1690 (113th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Second Chance Act of 2007. (by CRS)
Strong Start for America's Children Act S. 1697 (113th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to support early learning. (by CRS)
Public Good IRA Rollover Act of 2013 S. 1772 (113th) SchumerSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to expand tax-free distributions from individual retirement accounts for charitable purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Protecting and Preserving Social Security Act S. 308 (113th) BegichSupportNo
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief… More
A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to make improvements in the old-age, survivors, and disability insurance program, to provide for cash relief for years for which annual COLAs do not take effect under certain cash benefit programs, and to provide for Social Security benefit protection. (by CRS) Hide
Achieving a Better Life Experience Act of 2013 S. 313 (113th) CaseySupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of ABLE accounts established under State programs for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other… More
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for the tax treatment of ABLE accounts established under State programs for the care of family members with disabilities, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
American Family Economic Protection Act of 2013 S. 388 (113th) MikulskiSupportNo
A bill to appropriately limit sequestration, to eliminate tax loopholes, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Sexual Assault Forensic Evidence Reporting Act of 2013 S. 47 (113th) LeahySupportYes
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
An Original Concurrent Resolution Setting Forth the Congressional Budget for the United States Government for Fiscal Year 2014, Revising the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Year 2013, and Setting Forth the Appropriate Budgetary Levels for Fiscal Years 2015 Through 2023. S.Con.Res. 8 (113th) MurrayOpposeNo
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2013, and… More
An original concurrent resolution setting forth the congressional budget for the United States Government for fiscal year 2014, revising the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal year 2013, and setting forth the appropriate budgetary levels for fiscal years 2015 through 2023. (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
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)
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
Community Agriculture Development and Jobs Act H.R. 3225 (112th) KapturSupportNo
To promote and enhance community agricultural production and technology in nontraditional communities through the establishment of a new office in the Department of Agriculture to ensure that… More
To promote and enhance community agricultural production and technology in nontraditional communities through the establishment of a new office in the Department of Agriculture to ensure that Department authorities are coordinated more effectively to encourage local agricultural production and increase the availability of fresh food in nontraditional communities, particularly underserved communities experiencing hunger, poor nutrition, obesity, and food insecurity, 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
Welfare Integrity and Data Improvement Act H.R. 3659 (112th) PaulsenSupportNo
To reauthorize the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To reauthorize the program of block grants to States for temporary assistance for needy families through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012 H.R. 3903 (112th) BaldwinSupportNo
To reduce the deficit by imposing a minimum effective tax rate for high-income taxpayers. (by CRS)
Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act H.R. 3990 (112th) KlineOpposeNo
To encourage effective teachers in the classrooms of the United States and innovative education programs in our Nation's schools. (by More
To encourage effective teachers in the classrooms of the United States and innovative education programs in our Nation's schools. (by CRS) Hide
Workforce Investment Improvement Act of 2012 H.R. 4297 (112th) FoxxOpposeNo
To reform and strengthen the workforce investment system of the Nation to put Americans back to work and make the United States more competitive in the 21st Century. (by More
To reform and strengthen the workforce investment system of the Nation to put Americans back to work and make the United States more competitive in the 21st Century. (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
Reducing Regulatory Burdens Act of 2012 H.R. 6083 (112th) LucasSplitNo
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
Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act of 2012 H.R. 6672 (112th) RogersSupportNo
To reauthorize certain programs under the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response, and… More
To reauthorize certain programs under the Public Health Service Act and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to public health security and all-hazards preparedness and response, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Sequester Replacement Act of 2012 H.R. 6684 (112th) CantorOpposeNo
To provide for spending reduction. (by CRS)
American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 H.R. 8 (112th) CampOpposeYes
An act entitled the "American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012". (by CRS)
Child and Family Services Improvement and Innovation Act S. 1542 (112th) BaucusSupportNo
A bill to amend part B of title IV of the Social Security Act to extend the child and family services program through fiscal year 2016, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend part B of title IV of the Social Security Act to extend the child and family services program through fiscal year 2016, 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
Pathways Back to Work Act of 2011 S. 1861 (112th) BlumenthalSupportNo
A bill to provide subsidized employment for unemployed, low-income adults, provide summer employment and year-round employment opportunities for low-income youth, and carry out work-related and… More
A bill to provide subsidized employment for unemployed, low-income adults, provide summer employment and year-round employment opportunities for low-income youth, and carry out work-related and educational strategies and activities of demonstrated effectiveness, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Violence Against Women Reauthorization Act of 2012 S. 1925 (112th) LeahySupportNo
A bill to reauthorize the Violence Against Women Act of 1994. (by CRS)
Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012 S. 2059 (112th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to reduce the deficit by imposing a minimum effective tax rate for high-income taxpayers. (by CRS)
Paying a Fair Share Act of 2012 S. 2230 (112th) WhitehouseSupportNo
A bill to reduce the deficit by imposing a minimum effective tax rate for high-income taxpayers. (by CRS)
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)
Agriculture Reform, Food, and Jobs Act of 2012 S. 3240 (112th) StabenowSupportNo
An original bill to reauthorize agricultural programs through 2017, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Middle Class Tax Cut Act S. 3412 (112th) ReidSupportNo
A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide tax relief to middle-class families. (by CRS)
Drug Free Families Act of 2011 S. 83 (112th) VitterOpposeNo
A bill to amend title IV of the Social Security Act to require States to implement a drug testing program for applicants for and recipients of assistance under the Temporary Assistance for Needy… More
A bill to amend title IV of the Social Security Act to require States to implement a drug testing program for applicants for and recipients of assistance under the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program. (by CRS) Hide
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 H.R. 1 (111th) ObeySupportYes
Making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local fiscal stabilization,… More
Making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local fiscal stabilization, for fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Omnibus Appropriations Act, 2009 H.R. 1105 (111th) ObeyOpposeYes
Making omnibus appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Family Health Care Accessibility Act of 2010 H.R. 1745 (111th) MurphySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide liability protections for volunteer practitioners at health centers under section 330 of such Act. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide liability protections for volunteer practitioners at health centers under section 330 of such Act. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2009 H.R. 2 (111th) PalloneSupportYes
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XXI of the Social Security Act to extend and improve the Children's Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
America's Affordable Health Choices Act of 2009 H.R. 3200 (111th) DingellSupportNo
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
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act H.R. 3590 (111th) RangelSupportYes
An act entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. (by CRS)
Family Self-Sufficiency Act of 2009 H.R. 46 (111th) BiggertSupportNo
To provide for payment of an administrative fee to public housing agencies to cover the costs of administering family self-sufficiency programs in connection with the housing choice voucher program… More
To provide for payment of an administrative fee to public housing agencies to cover the costs of administering family self-sufficiency programs in connection with the housing choice voucher program of the Department of Housing and Urban Development. (by CRS) Hide
Removal Clarification Act of 2010 H.R. 5281 (111th) JohnsonSupportNo
To amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify and improve certain provisions relating to the removal of litigation against Federal officers or agencies to Federal courts, and for other purposes.… More
To amend title 28, United States Code, to clarify and improve certain provisions relating to the removal of litigation against Federal officers or agencies to Federal courts, and for other purposes. (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)
Safe Treatment, Avoiding Needless Deaths, and Abuse Reduction in the Detention System Act S. 1550 (111th) MenéndezSupportNo
A bill to ensure that individuals detained by the Department of Homeland Security are treated humanely, provided adequate medical care, and granted certain specified rights. (by More
A bill to ensure that individuals detained by the Department of Homeland Security are treated humanely, provided adequate medical care, and granted certain specified rights. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act of 2010 S. 3307 (111th) LincolnSupportYes
An original bill to reauthorize child nutrition programs, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 S. 336 (111th) InouyeSupportNo
An original bill making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local… More
An original bill making supplemental appropriations for job preservation and creation, infrastructure investment, energy efficiency and science, assistance to the unemployed, and State and local fiscal stabilization, for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2009, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
CAPTA Reauthorization Act of 2010 S. 3817 (111th) DoddSupportYes
A bill to amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act, the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment and Adoption Reform Act of 1978, and the… More
A bill to amend the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act, the Family Violence Prevention and Services Act, the Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment and Adoption Reform Act of 1978, and the Abandoned Infants Assistance Act of 1988 to reauthorize the Acts, and for other purposes. (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
Alzheimer's Treatment and Caregiver Support Act H.R. 1032 (110th) WatersSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for treatment and support services for Alzheimer's patients and their families. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize grants for treatment and support services for Alzheimer's patients and their families. (by CRS) Hide
Lupus Research, Education, Awareness, Communication, and Healthcare Amendments of 2007 H.R. 1192 (110th) MeekSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance public and health professional awareness and understanding of lupus and to strengthen the Nation's research efforts to identify the causes and… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance public and health professional awareness and understanding of lupus and to strengthen the Nation's research efforts to identify the causes and cure of lupus. (by CRS) Hide
Kidney Disease Educational Benefits Act of 2007 H.R. 1245 (110th) KirkSupportNo
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage for kidney disease education services under the Medicare Program, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage for kidney disease education services under the Medicare Program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2007 H.R. 1328 (110th) PalloneSupportNo
To amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend that Act. (by CRS)
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
Child Support Protection Act of 2007 H.R. 1386 (110th) McDermottSupportNo
To repeal a provision enacted to end Federal matching of State spending of child support incentive payments. (by CRS)
Pediatric Medical Device Safety and Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 1494 (110th) MarkeySupportNo
To improve the process for the development of needed pediatric medical devices. (by CRS)
Children's Health First Act H.R. 1535 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by… More
To amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to ensure that every child in the United States has access to affordable, quality health insurance coverage, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Prescription Coverage Now Act of 2007 H.R. 1536 (110th) DoggettSupportNo
To amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to assist low-income individuals in obtaining subsidized prescription drug coverage under the Medicare prescription drug program by… More
To amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to assist low-income individuals in obtaining subsidized prescription drug coverage under the Medicare prescription drug program by expediting the application and qualification process and by revising the resource standards used to determine eligibility for such subsidies, and for other purposes. (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
Second Chance Act of 2007 H.R. 1593 (110th) DavisSupportYes
This act would provide reentry funding on the state and local level to support former prisoners' needs for housing, health, substance abuse treatment, education, employment and rebuilding family… More
This act would provide reentry funding on the state and local level to support former prisoners' needs for housing, health, substance abuse treatment, education, employment and rebuilding family and community ties. (by CRS) Hide
Community Choice Act of 2007 H.R. 1621 (110th) DavisSupportNo
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide individuals with disabilities and older Americans with equal access to community-based attendant services and supports, and for other… More
To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide individuals with disabilities and older Americans with equal access to community-based attendant services and supports, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Responsible Education About Life Act H.R. 1653 (110th) LeeSupportNo
To provide for the reduction of adolescent pregnancy, HIV rates, and other sexually transmitted diseases, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the reduction of adolescent pregnancy, HIV rates, and other sexually transmitted diseases, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Medicare Mental Health Modernization Act of 2007 H.R. 1663 (110th) StarkSupportNo
This bill expands and improves coverage of mental health services under the Medicare Program. (by CRS)
Positive Aging Act of 2007 H.R. 1669 (110th) KennedySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Student Support Act H.R. 171 (110th) LeeSupportNo
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of Education to make grants to States for assistance in hiring additional school-based mental health and student… More
To amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 to direct the Secretary of Education to make grants to States for assistance in hiring additional school-based mental health and student service providers. (by CRS) Hide
Christopher and Dana Reeve Paralysis Act H.R. 1727 (110th) BaldwinSupportNo
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
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
Colorectal Cancer Prevention, Early Detection, and Treatment Act of 2007 H.R. 1738 (110th) GrangerSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a national screening program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish a national screening program at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States the option to provide medical assistance for men and women screened and found to have colorectal cancer or colorectal polyps. (by CRS) Hide
Children's Dental Health Improvement Act of 2007 H.R. 1781 (110th) DingellSupportNo
To provide disadvantaged children with access to primary dental care services. (by CRS)
Elder Justice Act H.R. 1783 (110th) EmanuelSupportNo
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute… More
To amend the Social Security Act to enhance the social security of the Nation by ensuring adequate public-private infrastructure and to resolve to prevent, detect, treat, intervene in, and prosecute elder abuse, neglect, and exploitation, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Expanding the Promise for Individuals With Autism Act of 2007 H.R. 1881 (110th) DoyleSupportNo
To improve support and services for individuals with autism and their families. (by CRS)
Community Health Workers Act of 2007 H.R. 1968 (110th) SolisSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants to promote positive health behaviors in women and children. (by CRS)
Melanie Blocker-Stokes Postpartum Depression Research and Care Act H.R. 20 (110th) RushSupportNo
To provide for research on, and services for individuals with, postpartum depression and psychosis. (by CRS)
Feeding America's Families Act of 2007 H.R. 2129 (110th) McGovernSupportNo
To strengthen the Food Stamp Act of 1977. (by CRS)
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
Kinship Caregiver Support Act H.R. 2188 (110th) DavisSupportNo
To establish kinship navigator programs, to establish kinship guardianship assistance payments for children, and for other purposes. (by More
To establish kinship navigator programs, to establish kinship guardianship assistance payments for children, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Veterans Suicide Prevention Hotline Act of 2007 H.R. 2219 (110th) MoranSupportNo
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to award a grant to a private, nonprofit entity to establish, publicize, and operate a national toll-free suicide prevention telephone hotline targeted to… More
To direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to award a grant to a private, nonprofit entity to establish, publicize, and operate a national toll-free suicide prevention telephone hotline targeted to and staffed by veterans of the Armed Forces. (by CRS) Hide
Cancer Screening, Treatment, and Survivorship Act of 2007 H.R. 2353 (110th) SchakowskySupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to improve screening and treatment of cancers, provide for survivorship services, and for other purposes. (by More
To amend the Public Health Service Act and the Social Security Act to improve screening and treatment of cancers, provide for survivorship services, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 2419 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
Farm Bill Extension Act of 2007 (by CRS)
Joshua Omvig Veterans Suicide Prevention Act H.R. 327 (110th) BoswellSupportYes
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to develop and implement a comprehensive program designed to reduce the incidence of suicide among veterans.… More
To amend title 38, United States Code, to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to develop and implement a comprehensive program designed to reduce the incidence of suicide among veterans. (by CRS) Hide
Kids in Disasters Well-Being, Safety, and Health Act of 2007 H.R. 3495 (110th) BrownSupportNo
This bill is to establish a National Commission on Children and Disasters, a National Resource Center on Children and Disasters, and for other purposes. (by More
This bill is to establish a National Commission on Children and Disasters, a National Resource Center on Children and Disasters, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Newborn Screening Saves Lives Act of 2008 H.R. 3825 (110th) Roybal-AllardSupportNo
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish grant programs to provide for education and outreach on newborn screening and coordinated followup care once newborn screening has been conducted,… More
To amend the Public Health Service Act to establish grant programs to provide for education and outreach on newborn screening and coordinated followup care once newborn screening has been conducted, to reauthorize programs under part A of title XI of such Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Compassionate Assistance for Rape Emergencies Act of 2007 H.R. 464 (110th) RothmanSupportNo
To provide for the provision by hospitals receiving Federal funds through the Medicare Program or Medicaid Program of emergency contraceptives to women who are survivors of sexual assault. (by… More
To provide for the provision by hospitals receiving Federal funds through the Medicare Program or Medicaid Program of emergency contraceptives to women who are survivors of sexual assault. (by CRS) Hide
Tom Lantos and Henry J. Hyde United States Global Leadership Against HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria Reauthorization Act of 2008 H.R. 5501 (110th) BermanSupportYes
To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2009 through 2013 to provide assistance to foreign countries to combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, and for other purposes. (by More
To authorize appropriations for fiscal years 2009 through 2013 to provide assistance to foreign countries to combat HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, and malaria, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Emergency Extended Unemployment Compensation Act of 2008 H.R. 5749 (110th) McDermottSupportNo
To provide for a program of emergency unemployment compensation. (by CRS)
FHA Housing Stabilization and Homeownership Retention Act of 2008 H.R. 5830 (110th) FrankSupportNo
This bill seeks to reduce the number of home foreclosures by offering assistance to any at-risk borrower wishing to refinance. The program would also give "short payments" to lenders… More
This bill seeks to reduce the number of home foreclosures by offering assistance to any at-risk borrower wishing to refinance. The program would also give "short payments" to lenders choosing to participate. (by CRS) Hide
Food, Conservation, and Energy Act of 2008 H.R. 6124 (110th) PetersonSupportYes
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, and for other purposes. (by More
To provide for the continuation of agricultural and other programs of the Department of Agriculture through fiscal year 2012, 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
United States National Health Insurance Act (Or the Expanded and Improved Medicare for All Act) H.R. 676 (110th) ConyersSupportNo
To provide for comprehensive health insurance coverage for all United States residents, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Trauma Care Systems Planning and Development Act of 2007 H.R. 727 (110th) GreenSupportYes
To amend the Public Health Service Act to add requirements regarding trauma care, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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)
Children's Health Insurance Program Reauthorization Act of 2007 H.R. 976 (110th) RangelSupportNo
This bill would amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity tax credit through 2008, increase the amount of small business assets eligible for expensing among other tax… More
This bill would amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to extend the work opportunity tax credit through 2008, increase the amount of small business assets eligible for expensing among other tax reliefs for small businesses. (by CRS) Hide
Food and Drug Administration Revitalization Act S. 1082 (110th) KennedySupportNo
An act to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and cosmetic Act and the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize drug and device user fees and ensure the safety of medical products, and for other purposes.… More
An act to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and cosmetic Act and the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize drug and device user fees and ensure the safety of medical products, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
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
Indian Health Care Improvement Act Amendments of 2008 S. 1200 (110th) DorganSupportNo
A bill to amend the Indian Health Care Improvement Act to revise and extend the Act. (by CRS)
Veterans Traumatic Brain Injury and Health Programs Improvement Act of 2007 S. 1233 (110th) AkakaSupportNo
This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide veterans who has a stay for a TBI with individual plan for rehabilitation and reintegration. It would also establish a research,… More
This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to provide veterans who has a stay for a TBI with individual plan for rehabilitation and reintegration. It would also establish a research, clinical care, and education program for TBI. (by CRS) Hide
Broadband Data Improvement Act S. 1492 (110th) InouyeSupportYes
This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to update the definition of advanced telecommunications and study the quality and demographics of telecommunications services provided in the… More
This bill requires the Federal Communications Commission to update the definition of advanced telecommunications and study the quality and demographics of telecommunications services provided in the United States. (by CRS) Hide
Community Partnership to End Homelessness Act of 2007 S. 1518 (110th) ReedSupportNo
A bill to amend the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act to reauthorize the Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
Newborn Screening Saves Lives Act of 2007 S. 1858 (110th) DoddSupportYes
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish grant programs to provide for education and outreach on newborn screening and coordinated followup care once newborn screening has been… More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish grant programs to provide for education and outreach on newborn screening and coordinated followup care once newborn screening has been conducted, to reauthorize programs under part A of title XI of such Act, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Kids in Disasters Well-Being, Safety, and Health Act of 2007 S. 1970 (110th) DoddSupportNo
A bill to establish a National Commission on Children and Disasters, a National Resource Center on Children and Disasters, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to establish a National Commission on Children and Disasters, a National Resource Center on Children and Disasters, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Healthy Americans Act S. 334 (110th) WydenSplitNo
A bill to provide affordable, guaranteed private health coverage that will make Americans healthier and can never be taken away. (by More
A bill to provide affordable, guaranteed private health coverage that will make Americans healthier and can never be taken away. (by CRS) Hide
Kidney Disease Educational Benefits Act of 2007 S. 432 (110th) LincolnSupportNo
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage for kidney disease education services under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage for kidney disease education services under the Medicare program, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Nurse Education, Expansion, and Development Act of 2007 S. 446 (110th) DurbinSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize capitation grants to increase the number of nursing faculty and students, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize capitation grants to increase the number of nursing faculty and students, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
Joshua Omvig Veterans Suicide Prevention Act S. 479 (110th) HarkinSupportNo
A bill to reduce the incidence of suicide among veterans. (by CRS)
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
Expanding the Promise for Individuals With Autism Act of 2007 S. 937 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to improve support and services for individuals with autism and their families. (by CRS)
Positive Aging Act of 2007 S. 982 (110th) ClintonSupportNo
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by More
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for integration of mental health services and mental health treatment outreach teams, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide