POLICY BRIEFINGS


Health Legislation Recently Introduced cont.


H.R. 1908 (REFORM), to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to provide for participation in the exchange of the president, vice president, members of Congress, political appointees, and congressional staff; COFFMAN; jointly, to the committees on Oversight and Government Reform, House Administration, and Energy and Commerce, May 9.

H.R. 1912 (CHILDREN’S HEALTH), to amend Title 18, U.S. Code, to protect pain-capable unborn children in the District of Columbia, and for other purposes; LEE; to the Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs, May 7.

H.R. 1915 (DIABETES), to provide grants to better understand and reduce gestational diabetes, and for other purposes; ENGEL; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, May 9.

H.R. 1919 (PHARMACEUTICALS), to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to the pharmaceutical distribution supply chain, and for other purposes; LATTA; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, May 9.

H.R. 1920 (MEDICARE/MEDICAID), to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for a delay in the implementation schedule of the reductions in disproportionate share hospital payments, and for other purposes; LEWIS; jointly, to the committees on Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce, May 9.

H.R. 1938 (MILITARY HEALTH), to amend Title 10, U.S. Code, to ensure that members of the armed forces serving on active duty who are diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder or traumatic brain injury have access to hyperbaric oxygen therapy, and for other purposes; JONES; to the Committee on Armed Services, May 9.

H. RES. 211 (NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE), expressing support for designation of the week of Oct. 7 through Oct. 13, 2013, as Naturopathic Medicine Week, to recognize the value of naturopathic medicine in providing safe, effective, and affordable health care; NORTON; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, May 9.



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