POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation cont.3


H.R.1304 (introduced by Rep. David P. Roe): To amend the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, the Public Health Service Act, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to exclude from the definition of health insurance coverage certain medical stop-loss insurance obtained by certain plan sponsors of group health plans; Energy and Commerce, Ways
and Means, Education and the Workforce

H.R.1307 (introduced by Rep. Peter A. DeFazio): To amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to establish a public health insurance option; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1310 (introduced by Rep. Darren Soto): To support programs for mosquito-borne and other vector-borne disease surveillance and control; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1316 (introduced by Rep. Doug Collins): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for pharmacy benefits manager standards under the Medicare prescription drug program and Medicare Advantage program to further transparency of payment methodologies to pharmacies, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means, Armed Services, Oversight and Government Reform

H.R.1318 (introduced by Rep. Jamie Herrera Beutler): To support States in their work to save and sustain the health of mothers during pregnancy, childbirth, and in the postpartum period, to eliminate disparities in maternal health outcomes for pregnancy-related and pregnancy-associated deaths, to identify solutions to improve health care quality and health outcomes for mothers, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1319 (introduced by Rep. Kenny Marchant): To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to permit cooperative governing of public entity health benefits through local governments in secondary States; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1323 (introduced by Rep. Chris Collins): To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to reduce unnecessary emergency room visits under the Medicaid program; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1325 (introduced by Rep. Larry Bucshon): To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States with flexibility with respect to providing premium assistance under the Medicaid program; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1333 (introduced by Rep. Earl L. Carter): To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to allow States more flexibility with respect to using contractors to make eligibility determinations on behalf of the State Medicaid plan; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1336 (introduced by Rep. Kevin Cramer): To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States with flexibility in providing choice of coverage through managed care under Medicaid; Energy and Commerce

H.R.1361 (introduced by Rep. Lee M. Zeldin): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the nonapplication of Medicare competitive acquisition rates to complex rehabilitative wheelchairs and accessories; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means



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