POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation cont.


S.2777 (introduced by Sen. Bill Cassidy): A bill to modernize the prescription verification process for contact lenses, to clarify consumer protections regarding false advertising of contact lenses, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation; April 11

S. 2782 (introduced by Sen. Blunt): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the participation of pediatric subspecialists in the National Health Service Corps program, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; April 12

S. 2786 (introduced by Sen. Capito): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for payments for certain rural health clinic and Federally qualified health center services furnished to hospice patients under the Medicare program; to the Committee on Finance; April 13

S. 2787 (introduced by Sen. Warner): A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide the same level of Federal matching assistance for every State that chooses to expand Medicaid coverage to newly eligible individuals, regardless of when such expansion takes place; to the Committee on Finance; April 13

S. 2799 (introduced by Sen. Menendez): A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a voluntary patient registry to collect data on cancer incidence among firefighters; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; April 14

S. 2803 (introduced by Sen. Sasse): A bill to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to deposit certain funds into the general fund of the Treasury in accordance with provisions of Federal law with regard to the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s Transitional Reinsurance Program; to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; April 14



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BRIEFING ARCHIVE


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 +  2016


 +  2015


 +  2014


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 +  2011