POLICY BRIEFINGS


Health Legislation Recently Introduced


H.R.4362 (introduced by Rep. Todd Rokita): To amend the Social Security Act to replace the Medicaid program and the Children’s Health Insurance program with a block grant to the States, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, the Judiciary, Natural Resources, House Administration, Rules, and Appropriations, 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; January 11

H.R. 4365 (introduced by Rep. Hudson):. A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act with regard to the provision of emergency medical services; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on the Judiciary, 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; January 12

H.R. 4367 (introduced by Rep. Pitts): A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to end the increased Federal funding for Medicaid expansion with respect to inmates; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; January 12

H.R. 4368 (introduced by Rep. Pitts): A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to clarify the treatment of lottery winnings and other lump sum income for purposes of income eligibility under the Medicaid program, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; January 12

H.R. 4374 (introduced by Rep. Schakowsky): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve mental and behavioral health services on college and university campuses; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Education and the Workforce, 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; January 12

H.R. 4378 (introduced by Rep. Cartwright): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide grants for treatment of heroin, opioids, cocaine, methamphetamine, 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine (ecstasy), and phencyclidine (PCP) abuse, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; January 13

H.R. 4388 (introduced by Rep. Loebsack): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to authorize a primary and behavioral health care integration grant program; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; January 13

H. Res. 586 (introduced by Rep. Knight): A resolution expressing support for designation of the fourth week in May as ``DIPG Awareness Week’’ to raise awareness and encourage the research into cures for diffuse intrinsic pontine glioma (DIPG) and pediatric cancers in general; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; January 13

S. 2438 (introduced by Sen. Brown): A bill to amend titles XI and XIX of the Social Security Act to establish a comprehensive and nationwide system to evaluate the quality of care provided to beneficiaries of Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance Program and to provide incentives for voluntary quality improvement; to the Committee on Finance; January 12

S. 2443 (introduced by Sen. Baldwin): A bill to support the establishment of a Standards Coordinating Body in Regenerative Medicine and Advanced Therapies; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; January 12



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