POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation Cont. 2


H.R.2037 (introduced by Rep. Leonard Lance): To amend the Veterans Access, Choice, and Accountability Act of 2014 to expand and make permanent the Veterans Choice Program, and for other purposes; Veterans’ Affairs

H.R.2038 (introduced by Rep. John B. Larson): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish a stewardship fee on the production and importation of opioid pain relievers, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.2042 (introduced by Rep. David Loebsack): To amend the Public Health Service Act to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a Frontline Providers Loan Repayment Program; Energy and Commerce

H.R.2047 (introduced by Rep. Ben Ray Lujan): To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide for behavioral health infrastructure improvements under the Medicaid program; Energy and Commerce

H.R.2050 (introduced by Rep. Carolyn B. Maloney): To provide for a Medicare demonstration project to evaluate the fiscal impact of covering low vision devices as durable medical equipment under part B of the Medicare program; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.2051 (introduced by Rep. David B. McKinley): To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure that eligible product developers have competitive access to approved drugs and licensed biological products, so as to enable eligible product developers to develop and test new products, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce

H.R.2063 (introduced by Rep. Bradley Scott Schneider): To amend the Controlled Substances Act to require certain training as a condition of registration to prescribe or dispense opioids for the treatment of pain or pain management, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Judiciary

H.R.2065 (introduced by Rep. Carol Shea-Porter): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for an option for any citizen or permanent resident of the United States to buy into Medicare; Ways and Means

H.R.2066 (introduced by Rep. Jackie Speier): To prevent abusive billing of ancillary services to the Medicare program, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.Res.262 (introduced by Rep. Barbara Lee): Supporting the goals and ideals of National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day; Energy and Commerce

H.Res.270 (introduced by Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard): Supporting the goals and ideals of National Public Health Week; Energy and Commerce

S.870 (introduced by Sen. Orrin Hatch): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to implement Medicare payment policies designed to improve management of chronic disease, streamline care coordination, and improve quality outcomes without adding to the deficit; Finance

S.872 (introduced by Sen. Chuck Grassley): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to make permanent the extension of the Medicare-dependent hospital (MDH) program and the increased payments under the Medicare lowvolume hospital program; Finance



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