POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation Cont.


H.R. 2974 (introduced by Rep. Pocan): A bill to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to establish an excise tax on certain prescription drugs which have been subject to a price spike, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R. 2976 (introduced by Rep. Ros-Lehtinen): A bill to amend the Higher Education Act of 1965 to allow for the deferment of certain student loans during a period in which a borrower is receiving treatment for cancer; Education and the Workforce

H.R. 2982 (introduced by Rep. Hanabusa): A bill to amend title IV of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 to restore Medicaid coverage for citizens of the Freely Associated States lawfully residing in the United States under the Compacts of Free Association between the Government of the United States and the Governments of the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau; Energy and Commerce

H.R. 2984 (introduced by Rep. Maloney): A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to restrict Members of Congress who represent a State with a waiver approved under the amendments made by the American Health Care Act of 2017 to the same health insurance coverage as is available under such waiver to their constituents; House Administration, Energy and Commerce

H.R. 2985 (introduced by Rep. Maloney): A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to restrict Members of Congress who represent a State with an essential health benefits (EHB) waiver, approved under the amendments made by the American Health Care Act of 2017, to the lowest actuarial value health insurance coverage that is available under the waiver; House Administration, Energy and Commerce

H.R. 2986 (introduced by Rep. Maloney): A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to restrict Members of Congress who represent a State with a premium age band waiver, approved under the amendments made by the American Health Care Act of 2017, to the highest age band premium for health insurance coverage that is available under the waiver; House Administration, Energy and Commerce

H.R. 2990 (introduced by Rep. Richmond): A bill to amend title II of the Social Security Act to prohibit inclusion of Social Security account numbers on Medicare cards, and for other purposes; Ways and Means

S. 1391 (introduced by Sen. Hirono): A bill to amend title IV of the Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 to restore Medicaid coverage for citizens of the Freely Associated States lawfully residing in the United States under the Compacts of Free Association between the Government of the United States and the Governments of the Federated States of Micronesia, the Republic of the Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau; Finance

S. Res. 198 (introduced by Sen. Tester): A resolution expressing the sense of the Senate that any sweeping health care legislation must be drafted in public under the watchful eye of the people of the United States; Rules and Administration

H.Res.402 (introduced by Rep. David Scott): Supporting the designation of July 2017 as Uterine Fibroids Awareness Month; Energy and Commerce

H.Res.403 (introduced by Rep. David Scott): Supporting the designation of March 2018 as Endometriosis Awareness Month.

H.R.2999 (introduced by Rep. David B. McKinley): To amend title XXVII of the Public Health Service Act to limit copayment, coinsurance, or other cost-sharing requirements applicable to prescription drugs in a specialty drug tier to the dollar amount (or its equivalent) of such requirements applicable to prescription drugs in a non-preferred brand drug tier, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce

H.R.3010 (introduced by Rep. Anna G. Eshoo): To provide for the identification and documentation of best practices for cyber hygiene by the National Institute of Standards and Technology, and for other purposes; Science, Space, and Technology



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