POLICY BRIEFINGS


Recently Introduced Health Legislation


H.Res.1200 — Supporting the goals and ideals of National Rural Health Day; Sponsor: Rep. Finkenauer, Abby [D-IA-1]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.8652 — To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide coverage and payment under such title for certain treatments for dialysis-related amyloidosis, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Babin, Brian [R-TX-36]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means

H.R.8658 — To establish a Federal strategy for preventing, diagnosing, and treating nonalcoholic steatohepatitis, commonly referred to as “NASH”; Sponsor: Rep. Crenshaw, Dan [R-TX-2]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

H.R.8662 — To direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to support research on, and expanded access to, investigational drugs for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Rep. Fortenberry, Jeff [R-NE-1]; Committees: House - Energy and Commerce

S.Res.757 — A resolution expressing support for the designation of the month of November 2020 as “Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month”; Sponsor: Sen. Whitehouse, Sheldon [D-RI]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

S.4854 — A bill to provide payments for home health services furnished via visual or audio telecommunication systems during an emergency period; Sponsor: Sen. Collins, Susan M. [R-ME]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.4859 — A bill to require the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to make recommendations for improving maternal and child health outcomes using remote physiologic monitoring devices and expanding coverage of such devices under Medicaid; Sponsor: Sen. Cassidy, Bill [R-LA]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.4863 — A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to provide States with the option to provide coordinated care through a pregnancy medical home for high-risk pregnant women, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Portman, Rob [R-OH]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.4864 — A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to improve access to adult vaccines under Medicaid; Sponsor: Sen. Brown, Sherrod [D-OH]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.4866 — A bill to amend titles XVIII and XIX of the Social Security Act to modernize Federal nursing home protections and to enhance care quality and transparency for nursing home residents and their families; Sponsor: Sen. Casey, Robert P., Jr. [D-PA]; Committees: Senate – Finance

S.4867 — A bill to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to support research on, and expanded access to, investigational drugs for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and for other purposes; Sponsor: Sen. Coons, Christopher A. [D- DE]; Committees: Senate - Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions

H.Res.1204 — Expressing support for the designation of November, 2020 as “Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month”; Sponsor: Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7]; Committees: House - Armed Services; Energy and Commerce



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