POLICY BRIEFINGS


Health Legislation Recently Introduced cont.1



H.R. 700 (MEDICAID/CHIP), to amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to provide for 12-month continuous enrollment of individuals under the Medicaid program and Children’s Health Insurance Program, and for other purposes; GREEN; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; Feb. 4

H.R. 716 (MAMMOGRAMS), to require breast density reporting to physicians and patients by facilities that perform mammograms, and for other purposes; DELAURO; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; Feb. 4

H.R. 724 (PPACA), to amend title I of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to impose restrictions on the risk corridor program, and for other purposes; LANCE; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; Feb. 4

H.R. 729 (DURABLE MEDICAL EQUIPMENT), to provide for a Medicare demonstration project to evaluate the fiscal impact of covering low vision devices as durable medical equipment under part B of the Medicare program; MALONEY; jointly, to the Committee on Energy and Commerce and Ways and Means; Feb. 4

H.R. 744 (MEDICAL RESEARCH), to authorize the collection of supplemental payments to increase congressional investments in medical research, and for other purposes; VAN HOLLEN; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; Feb. 4

H.R. 745 (AMBULANCE SERVICES), to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to increase access to ambulance services under the Medicare program and to reform payments for such services under such program, and for other purposes; WALDEN; jointly, to the Committee on Energy and Commerce and i Ways and Means; Feb. 4

H. Res. 86 (CANCER), expressing support for designation of February 4, 2015, as National Cancer Prevention Day; ISRAEL; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; Feb. 4

S. 359 (PPACA), to amend title I of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to impose restrictions on the risk corridor program, and for other purposes; CASSIDY; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; Feb. 4

S. 370 (MAMMOGRAMS), to require breast density reporting to physicians and patients by facilities that perform mammograms, and for other purposes; FEINSTEIN; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; Feb. 4

S. 374 (VETERANS), to amend the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to extend the requirement of the Secretary to furnish hospital care and medical services through non-Department of Veterans Affairs entities to veterans residing in certain locations; SHAHEEN; to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs; Feb. 4



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