POLICY BRIEFINGS


Health Legislation Recently Introduced cont.


H.R.5403 (introduced by Rep. Michael G. Fitzpatrick): A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act with respect to liability under State and local requirements respecting devices; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; June 8

H.R.5404 (introduced by Rep. Michael G. Fitzpatrick): A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require physicians and physician’s offices to be treated as covered device users required to report on certain adverse events involving medical devices, and for other purposes; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; June 8

H.R.5405 (introduced by Rep. Steve Cohen): A bill to establish the Stop, Observe, Ask, and Respond to Health and Wellness Training pilot program to address human trafficking in the health care system; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; June 8

H.R.5410 (introduced by Rep. Bill Flores): A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to better align the grace period required for non-payment of premiums before discontinuing coverage under qualified health plans with such grace periods provided for under State law; to the House Committee on Ways and Means; June 8

H.R.5411 (introduced by Rep. Joseph P. Kennedy, III): A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide under the State plan under the Medicaid program early and periodic screening, diagnostic, and treatment services to individuals under age 21 who are receiving services in institutions for mental diseases; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; June 8

H.R.5414 (introduced by Rep. Fred Upton): A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for establishment of one or more Intercenter Institutes within the Food and Drug Administration for a major disease area or areas, and for other purposes; to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce; June 8

H.R.5425 (introduced by Rep. Michael E. Capuano): A bill to require the President to designate a legal public holiday to be known as National First Responders Day; to the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform; June 9

H.R.5431 (introduced by Rep. Steve Israel): A bill to direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to establish a pilot program to award grants to health care entities to lease, purchase, or build health care facilities for female patients to provide hospital care and medical services to qualified female veterans; to the House Committee on Veterans’ Affairs; June 9

H.R.5432 (introduced by Rep. David P. Joyce): A bill to prevent the abuse of opiates, to improve response and treatment for the abuse of opiates and related overdoses, and for other purposes; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committees on the Judiciary, Oversight and Government Reform, and Armed Services, 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; June 9

H.R. 5445 (introduced by Rep. Paulsen): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve the rules with respect to health savings accounts; to the Committee on Ways and Means; June 10

H.R. 5447 (introduced by Rep. Boustany): A bill to provide an exception from certain group health plan requirements for qualified small employer health reimbursement arrangements; to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committees on Education and the Workforce, and 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; June 10

S. 3019 (introduced by Sen. Rounds): A bill to require the Secretary of Defense to implement processes and procedures to provide expedited evaluation and treatment for prenatal surgery under the TRICARE program; to the Committee on Armed Services; June 6



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