POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation Cont.


S.1062 (introduced by Sen. Richard Burr): A bill to increase reporting transparency and accountability with respect to Food and Drug Administration user fees; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1063
(introduced by Sen. Sherrod Brown): A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to establish direct care registered nurse-to-patient staffing ratio requirements in hospitals, and for other purposes; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1069
(introduced by Sen. Robert P. Casey, Jr.): A bill to establish pilot projects in order to provide timely and reliable information on the safety and effectiveness of cleared or approved devices; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1070
(introduced by Sen. Pat Roberts): A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for the appropriate, risk-based classification of device accessories based on intended use; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

H.R.2404 (introduced by Rep. Stacey E. Plaskett): To amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to make improvements to the treatment of the United States territories under the Medicare and Medicaid programs, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

S. 1077 (introduced by Sen. Manchin): A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to amend the mission statement of the Food and Drug Administration; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S. 1078 (introduced by Sen. Manchin): A bill to establish procedures regarding the approval of opioid drugs by the Food and Drug Administration; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S. 1079 (introduced by Sen. Manchin): A bill to require the Food and Drug Administration to revoke the approval of one opioid pain medication for each new opioid pain medication approved; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1093 (introduced by Sen. Al Franken): A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve pediatric medical device application procedures; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

H.R.2410 (introduced by Rep. Danny K. Davis): To amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize a sickle cell disease prevention and treatment demonstration program and to provide for sickle cell disease research, surveillance, prevention, and treatment; Energy and Commerce

H.Res.320 (introduced by Rep. Tim Murphy): Expressing support for the designation of May 2017 as “Mental Health Month”; Energy and Commerce

S.1106 (introduced by Sen. Jeff Merkley): A bill to designate the same individual serving as the Chief Nurse Officer of the Public Health Service as the National Nurse for Public Health; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1109 (introduced by Sen. Jeff Merkley): A bill to amend title VIII of the Public Health Service Act to extend advanced education nursing grants to support clinical nurse specialist programs, and for other purposes; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1112 (introduced by Sen. Heidi Heitkamp): A bill 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; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1113 (introduced by Sen. Dianne Feinstein): A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to ensure the safety of cosmetics; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.1115 (introduced by Sen. Susan M. Collins): A bill to improve access to prescription drugs; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions



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