POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation Cont. 2


S.2004 (introduced by Sen. Robert P. Casey): A bill to increase funding for the State response to the opioid misuse crisis and to provide funding for research on addiction and pain related to the substance misuse crisis; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.2006 (introduced by Sen. Dianne Feinstein): A bill to require breast density reporting to physicians and patients by facilities that perform mammograms, and for other purposes; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.2008 (introduced by Sen. Jeanne Shaheen): A bill to combat the opioid epidemic and drug sample backlogs; Judiciary

S.2011 (introduced by Sen. Bernard Sanders): A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the negotiation of lower covered part D drug prices on behalf of Medicare beneficiaries and the establishment and application of a formulary by the Secretary of Health and Human Services under Medicare part D, and for other purposes; Finance

H.R.4138 (introduced by Rep. Elijah E. Cummings): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the negotiation of lower covered part D drug prices on behalf of Medicare beneficiaries and the establishment and application of a formulary by the Secretary of Health and Human Services under Medicare part D, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.R.4143
(introduced by Rep. Jason Smith): To establish a demonstration program to provide integrated care for Medicare beneficiaries with end-stage renal disease, and for other purposes; Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means

H.Res.590 (introduced by Rep. J. Luis Correa): Calling on the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to conduct a clinical study assessing the effectiveness of treating chronic pain in veterans with cannabis in comparison to opioids; Veterans’ Affairs

H.Res.593 (introduced by Rep. Barbara Lee): Recognizing the importance of a continued commitment to ending pediatric HIV/AIDS worldwide; Foreign Affairs, Energy and Commerce

S.2021 (introduced by Sen. Ted Cruz): A bill to repeal title I of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and to amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for cooperative governing of individual health insurance coverage offered in interstate commerce; Finance

S.2022 (introduced by Sen. Ted Cruz): A bill to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to provide for reciprocal marketing approval of certain drugs, biological products, and devices that are authorized to be lawfully marketed abroad, and for other purposes; Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.2026 (introduced by Sen. Bill Nelson): A bill 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; Finance

S.2027 (introduced by Sen. Rob Portman): A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide clarification with respect to the liability of third party payers for medical assistance paid under the Medicaid program, and for other purposes; Finance

S.Res.310 (introduced by Sen. Robert P. Casey, Jr.): A resolution recognizing the importance of a continued commitment to ending pediatric AIDS worldwide; Foreign Relations



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