POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation cont.


H.R.6120 (introduced by Rep. Tim Murphy): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for clarification and rationalization of Medicare prescription drug plan recovery rules for certain claims; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means; September 22

H.R.6132 (introduced by Rep. Tammy Duckworth): To establish a task force to develop a national trauma care system, to improve the trauma care system of the Department of Defense, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Armed Services; September 22

H.R.6139 (introduced by Rep. Michael C. Burgess): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide Medicare entitlement to immunosuppressive drugs for kidney transplant recipients.; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means; September 22

H.R.6158 (introduced by Rep. Tom Reed): To provide for enhanced penalties for certain offenses relating to controlled substances containing fentanyl, and for other purposes; Judiciary, Energy and Commerce; September 22

H.Res.883 (introduced by Rep. Janice D. Schawkosky): Supporting the designation of a week as National Federal Nurse Recognition Week; Energy and Commerce; September 22

H.Res.887 (introduced by Rep. Peter A. DeFazio): Supporting efforts to increase competition and accountability in the health insurance marketplace, and to extend accessible, quality, affordable health care coverage to every American through the choice of a public insurance plan; Energy and Commerce; September 22

S.Res.570 (introduced by Sen. Christopher Murphy): A resolution recognizing the importance of substance abuse disorder treatment and recovery in the United States; Health, Education, Labor and Pensions; September 19

S.3361 (introduced by Sen. Robert P. Casey, Jr.): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish an interagency coordinating committee on pulmonary hypertension, and for other purposes; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; September 20

S.3371 (introduced by Sen. Ron Wyden): A bill to amend titles II, XVIII, and XIX of the Social Security Act to improve the affordability and enrollment procedures of the Medicare program, and for other purposes; Finance; September 21

S.3387 (introduced by Sen. Tom Cotton): A bill to provide for the fast track review of certain generic drugs; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions; September 22

S.3392 (introduced by Sen. Johnny Isakson): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act in order to improve the process whereby Medicare Administrative Contractors issue local coverage determinations under the Medicare Program, and for other purposes; Finance; September 22



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