POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation


H.Res.146 (introduced by Rep. Tony Cardenas): Expressing support for the designation of February 22, 2017, as “National Heart Valve Disease Awareness Day”, coinciding with American Heart Month; Energy and Commerce

H.Res.148 (introduced by Rep. Brian Higgins): Expressing support for the designation of “National Multiple Myeloma Awareness Month”; Oversight and Government Reform

H.R.1204 (introduced by Rep. Steve Stivers): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide the opportunity for responsible health savings to all American families; Ways and Means

S.413 (introduced by Sen. Shelley Moore Capito): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prohibit prescription drug plan sponsors and MA-PD organizations under the Medicare program from retroactively reducing payment on clean claims submitted by pharmacies; Finance

S.428 (introduced by Sen. Chuck Grassley): A bill to amend titles XIX and XXI of the Social Security Act to authorize States to provide coordinated care to children with complex medical conditions through enhanced pediatric health homes, and for other purposes; Finance

S.431 (introduced by Sen. John Thune): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand the use of telehealth for individuals with stroke; Finance



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