POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation


H.R. 2086 (introduced by Rep. Marsha Blackburn): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to waive the individual mandate in areas with no Exchange plans; Ways and Means

H.R. 2113 (introduced by Rep. Steve Stivers): To require the Food and Drug Administration to expedite review of pharmaceuticals that are approved for marketing in the European Union; Energy and Commerce

S.914 (introduced by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen): A bill to improve and coordinate interagency Federal actions and provide assistance to States for responding to public health challenges posed by emerging contaminants, and for other purposes; Environment and Public Works

S.916 (introduced by Sen. Bill Cassidy): A bill to amend the Controlled Substances Act with regard to the provision of emergency medical services; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.920 (introduced by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen): A bill to establish a National Clinical Care Commission; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

H.R.2118 (introduced by Rep. Ryan A. Costello): To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to require the registration of establishments that service devices, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce

H.R.2123 (introduced by Rep. Glen Thompson): To amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the ability of health care professionals to treat veterans through the use of telemedicine, and for other purposes; Veterans’ Affairs

H.R.2141 (introduced by Rep. Bradley Scott Schneider): To provide incentives to physicians to practice in rural and medically underserved communities and for other purposes; Judiciary

H.R.2144 (introduced by Rep. Mimi Walters): To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the appropriate, risk-based classification of device accessories based on their intended uses.

S.925 (introduced by Sen. Joni Ernst): A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to improve the ability of health care professionals to treat veterans through the use of telemedicine, and for other purposes; Veterans’ Affairs

S.934 (introduced by Sen. Lamar Alexander): A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to revise and extend the user-fee programs for prescription drugs, medical devices, generic drugs, and biosimilar biological products, and for other purposes; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions



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