POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation


S. 1655 (MEDICARE), to amend Title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for the annual mailing of statements of Medicare beneficiary Part A contributions and benefits in coordination with the annual mailing of Social Security account statements; CORKER; to the Committee on Finance, Oct. 6.

H.R. 3095 (REFORM), to freeze the implementation of the PPACA, to establish a commission to evaluate its impact on the delivery of health care to current Medicare recipients, job creation, current health insurance coverage, participation in state exchanges, and the federal deficit, and for other purposes; SAM JOHNSON of Texas; jointly, to the committees on Energy and Commerce, Ways and Means, Education and the Workforce, Natural Resources, the Judiciary, House Administration, Appropriations, and Rules, Oct. 6.

H.R. 3102 (MAMMOGRAPHY SCREENING), to require that every mammography summary delivered to a patient after a mammography examination, as required by Section 354 of the Public Health Service Act (commonly referred to as the “Mammography Quality Standards Act of 1992”), contain information regarding the patient’s breast density and language communicating that individuals with more dense breasts may benefit from supplemental screening tests, and for other purposes; DELAURO; to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, Oct. 6.



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