POLICY BRIEFINGS


Health Legislation Recently Introduced cont.


S. 1919 (PPACA), to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to protect rights of conscience with regard to requirements for coverage of specific items and services, to amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit certain abortion-related discrimination in governmental activities, and for other purposes; LANKFORD; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; August 4

S. 1921 (IMMUNIZATION), to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to encourage States to adopt administrative procedures with respect to nonmedical exemptions for State immunization requirements; MURPHY; to the Committee on Finance; August 4

S. 1926 (MAMMOGRAPHY), to ensure access to screening mammography services; MIKULSKI; to the Committee on Finance; August 4

S.1961 (TERRITORIES), to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to make improvements to the treatment of the United States territories under the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes; SCHUMER; to the Committee on Finance; August 5

S. 1989 (PRIMARY CARE), to improve access to primary care services; CASSIDY; to the Committee on Finance; August 5

S. 2000 (VA), to amend title 38, United States Code, to allow the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to enter into certain agreements with non-Department of Veterans Affairs health care providers if the Secretary is not feasibly able to provide health care in facilities of the Department or through contracts or sharing agreements, and for other purposes; HOEVEN; to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs; August 5

S. RES. 242 (NIH), celebrating 25 years of success from the Office of Research on Women’s Health at the National Institutes of Health; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; August 5



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