POLICY BRIEFINGS


Health Legislation Recently Introduced cont.1


H.R. 2027 (MEDICARE), to amend Section 1877 of the Social Security Act to modify the requirements for hospitals to qualify for the rural provider and hospital exception to physician ownership or investment prohibition to take into account hospitals that were under construction or development at the time of imposing such requirements, hospital expansions, and hospitals in financial distress, and for other purposes; JOHNSON of Texas; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means, May 16.

H.R. 2030 (ABORTION), to direct the Federal Trade Commission to prescribe rules prohibiting deceptive advertising of abortion services; MALONEY; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, May 16.

H.R. 2031 (CLINICAL TRIALS), to amend Title IV of the Public Health Service Act to expand the clinical trial registry data bank, and for other purposes; MARKEY; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, May 16.

H.R. 2033 (MEDICAL NEUTRALITY), to provide for medical neutrality and to establish accountability for violations of the principle of medical neutrality, and for other purposes; MCDERMOTT; jointly, to the committees on Foreign Affairs and the Judiciary, May 16.

H.R. 2037 (MENTAL HEALTH), to establish a demonstration grant program to recruit, train, deploy, and professionally support psychiatric physicians in Indian health programs; SCHRADER; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce and Natural Resources, May 16.



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