POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation Cont.


H.Res.518 (introduced by Rep. Erik Paulsen): Expressing support for the designation of September 2017 as “Pulmonary Fibrosis Awareness Month”; Energy and Commerce

S.1803 (introduced by Sen. Orrin G. Hatch): A bill to improve medical research on marijuana; Judiciary

S.1804 (introduced by Sen. Bernard Sanders): A bill to establish a Medicare-for-all health insurance program; Finance

S.Res.252 (introduced by Sen. Marco Rubio): A resolution designating September 2017 as “National Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Month”; submitted, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent.

H.R.3780 (introduced by Rep. Richard Hudson): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide under the Medicare program for conditions of participation, reporting requirements, and a quality program with respect to air ambulance services; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.3782 (introduced by Rep. Matt Cartwright): To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan and program to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate change, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce

H.R.3789 (introduced by Rep. Cedric L. Richmond): To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services, acting through the Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and in consultation with the Secretary of Education and the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition, to conduct a study on the causes of deaths related to high school football and formulate recommendations to prevent such deaths; Energy and Commerce, Education and the Workforce

H.R.3798 (introduced by Rep. Jackie Walorksi): To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to repeal the 30-hour threshold for classification as a full-time employee for purposes of the employer mandate in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and replace it with 40 hours; Ways and Means

S.1807 (introduced by Sen. Edward J. Markey): A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to develop a national strategic action plan and program to assist health professionals in preparing for and responding to the public health effects of climate change, and for other purposes; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions



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