POLICY BRIEFINGS


Health Legislation Recently Introduced cont.1


H.R. 2300 (INSURANCE), to provide for incentives to encourage health insurance coverage, and for other purposes; PRICE; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, the Judiciary, Natural Resources, House Administration, Rules, Appropriations, and Oversight and Government Reform; May 13

H.R. 2311 (NIH), to expand the research activities of the National Institutes of Health with respect to functional gastrointestinal and motility disorders, and for other purposes; SENSENBRENNER; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; May 13

H.R. 2313 (HYDROCEPHALUS), to amend the Public Health Service Act to enhance and expand infrastructure and activities to track the epidemiology of hydrocephalus, and for other purposes; SMITH; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; May 13

S. 1313 (TRICARE), to expand eligibility for reimbursement for smoking cessation services to include copayments for such services paid after fiscal year 2009 by covered beneficiaries under the TRICARE program who are eligible for Medicare; BROWN; to the Committee on Armed Services; May 13

S. 1327 (CONTROLLED SUBSTANCES), to amend the Controlled Substances Act relating to controlled substance analogues; KLOBUCHAR; to the Committee on the Judiciary; May 13

H.R.2325 (MEDICARE), to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a pharmaceutical and technology ombudsman under the Medicare program; BROOKES; jointly, to the committees on Ways and Means and Energy and Commerce; May 14

H.R.2335 (DRUG ABUSE), to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to incentivize the development of abuse-deterrent drugs; KEATING; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; May 14

H.R.2337 (BREAKTHROUGH DEVICES), to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to authorize priority review for breakthrough devices; PITTS; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; May 14

H.R.2338 (PATIENT EXPERIENCE DATA), to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the development and use of patient experience data to enhance the structured risk-benefit assessment framework, and for other purposes; PITTS; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; May 14

H.R. 2342 (NHSC), to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of physical therapists in the National Health Service Corps Loan Repayment Program, and for other purposes; SHIMKUS; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; May 14



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