POLICY BRIEFINGS


Introduced Health Legislation cont.


H.R. 4506 (introduced by Rep. Fortenberry): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to help health care consumers comparison shop for medical services based on quality and cost; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; February 9

H.R. 4513 (introduced by Rep. Zeldin): A bill to authorize the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to make grants to State and local entities to carry out peer-to-peer mental health programs; to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs; February 9

H.R. 4553 (introduced by Rep. Harper): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to clarify reasonable costs for critical access hospital payments under the Medicare program, 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; February 12

H.R. 4554 (introduced by Rep. Delbene): A bill to amend title 10, United States Code, to ensure that certain members of the National Guard serving on full-time National Guard duty and dependents remain eligible for the TRICARE program during periods in which the member is responding to a disaster; to the Committee on Armed Services; February 12

H.R. 4556 (introduced by Rep. Cartwright): A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the authority of the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to hire psychiatrists; to the Committee on Veterans’ Affairs; February 12

H.R. 4560 (introduced by Rep. Beatty): A bill to assist survivors of stroke and other debilitating health occurrences in returning to work; to the Committee on Education and the Workforce; February 12

H.R. 4561 (introduced by Rep. Clawson): A bill to authorize the use of Ebola funds for Zika response and preparedness; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; February 12

H.R. 4562 (introduced by Rep. Clawson): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize a program to prevent and control mosquito-borne diseases; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; February 12

H.R. 4563 (introduced by Rep. Clawson): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide a credit for research related to the development of a vaccine for the Zika virus; to the Committee on Ways and Means; February 12

H.R. 4565 (introduced by Rep. DeLauro): A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to restrict direct-to-consumer drug advertising; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; February 12

H.R. 4567 (introduced by Rep. Lance): A bill to increase the number of States that may conduct Medicaid demonstration programs to improve access to community mental health services; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; February 12

H.R. 4569 (introduced by Rep. Matsui): A bill to amend the Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014 (PAMA) to extend and expand the Medicaid community mental health services demonstration program; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; February 12

H.R. 4571 (introduced by Rep. Moore): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to improve the health of children and help better understand and enhance awareness about unexpected sudden death in early life; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce; February 12



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