POLICY BRIEFINGS


Health Legislation Recently Introduced cont.


S. 1365 (MEDICARE), to amend Title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow for fair application of the exceptions process for drugs in tiers in formularies in prescription drug plans under Medicare Part D; NELSON; to the Committee on Finance, July 25.

H.R. 2827 (MEDICARE), to amend Title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow for fair application of the exceptions process for drugs in tiers in formularies in prescription drug plans under Medicare Part D; JOHNSON of Georgia; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means, July 25.

H.R. 2828 (MEDICARE), to amend titles XI and XVIII of the Social Security Act to prevent fraud and abuse under Medicare and to require National Provider Identifiers for reimbursement of prescriptions under Part D of Medicare, and for other purposes; BILIRAKIS; jointly, to the committee on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means, July 25.

H.R. 2833 (REFORM), to amend the Affordable Care Act so as to eliminate the authority of the secretary of health and human services to limit the ability of medical providers to conduct lawful business, and for other purposes; GINGREY of Georgia; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, July 25.

H.R. 2835 (HEALTH SAVINGS ACCOUNTS), to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the amendments made by the Affordable Care Act that disqualify expenses for over-the-counter drugs under health savings accounts and health flexible spending arrangements; JENKINS; to the Committee on Ways and Means, July 25.

H.R. 2837 (REFORM), to prohibit for a one-year period beginning Sept. 30, 2013, the implementation, operation, and coordination of a federal data services hub or any similar database system for determining or verifying eligibility under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act; MEEHAN; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means, July 25.

H.R. 2843 (MEDICARE), to amend Title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for the public availability of Medicare claims data; SENSENBRENNER; jointly, to the committees on Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce, July 25.



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