POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation cont.


H.Res.130 (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

H.J.Res.81 (introduced by Rep. Betty McCollum): Proposing an amendment to the Constitution of the United States regarding health care; Judiciary

H.R.1101 (introduced by Rep. Sam Johnson): To amend title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 to improve access and choice for entrepreneurs with small businesses with respect to medical care for their employees; Education and the Workforce

H.R.1108 (introduced by Rep. Rosa DeLauro): To provide for the mandatory recall of drugs regulated by the Food and Drug Administration; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1121 (introduced by Rep. Greg Walden): To amend the Public Health Service Act to prohibit application of preexisting condition exclusions and to guarantee availability of health insurance coverage in the individual and group market, contingent on the enactment of legislation repealing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Education and the Workforce, Ways and Means

H.R.1122 (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

H.R.1128 (introduced by Rep. Joyce Beatty): To assist survivors of stroke and other debilitating health occurrences in returning to work; Education and the Workforce

H.R.1130 (introduced by Rep. Dianne Black): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure fairness in Medicare hospital payments by establishing a floor for the area wage index applied with respect to certain hospitals; Ways and Means, Energy and Commerce

H.R.1148 (introduced by Rep. Morgan H. Griffith): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand access to telehealth-eligible stroke services under the Medicare program; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.1151 (introduced by Rep. Richard Hudson): To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to encourage the prioritization of the most vulnerable individuals under the Medicaid program; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1155 (introduced by Rep. Lynn Jenkins): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow physician assistants, nurse practitioners, and clinical nurse specialists to supervise cardiac, intensive cardiac, and pulmonary rehabilitation programs; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.1156 (introduced by Rep. Sam Johnson): To repeal changes made by health care reform laws to the Medicare exception to the prohibition on certain physician referrals for hospitals, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means



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