POLICY BRIEFINGS


Health Legislation Recently Introduced cont.


H.R. 3678 (introduced by Rep. Kelly of Pennsylvania): A bill to clarify the orphan drug exception to the annual fee on branded prescription pharmaceutical manufacturers and importers, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned; October 1

H.R. 3680 (introduced by Rep. Sarbanes): A bill to provide for the Secretary of Health and Human Services to carry out a grant program for co-prescribing opioid overdose reversal drugs; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; October 1

H. Res. 458 (introduced by Rep. Noem): A resolution celebrating 25 years of success from the Office of Research on Women’s Health at the National Institutes of Health; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; October 1

H.R. 3681 (introduced by Rep. Brooks of Indiana for herself and Rep. Sarbanes): A bill to extend and expand the Medicaid emergency psychiatric demonstration project; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; October 2

S.2096 (introduced by Sen. Robert P. Casey, Jr.): A bill to ensure that claims for benefits under the Black Lung Benefits Act are processed in a fair and timely manner, to better protect miners from pneumoconiosis (commonly known as “black lung disease”), and for other purposes; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; September 29

S.2097 (introduced by Sen. Tammy Baldwin): A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for payment for Medicaid services furnished by Ryan White part C grantees under a cost-based prospective payment system; to the Committee on Finance; September 29

S. 2104 (introduced by Sen. Portman for himself and Sen. Casey): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide relief to Medicare Advantage plans with a significant number of dually eligible or low-income subsidy beneficiaries and to prevent the termination of two star plans; to the Committee on Finance; September 30

S. 2107 (introduced by Sen. Reed for himself and Sen. Blunt): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to help build a stronger health care workforce; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; September 30

S. 2108 (introduced by Sen. Toomey for himself and Sen. Bennet): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an extension of certain long-term care hospital payment rules and the moratorium on the establishment of certain hospitals and facilities; to the Committee on Finance; September 30

S. 2118 (introduced by Sen. Klobuchar): A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to extend the application of the Medicare payment rate floor to primary care services furnished under Medicaid and to apply the rate floor to additional providers of primary care services; to the Committee on Finance;
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