US HB2770 | 2019-2020 | 116th Congress

Status

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Democrat 49-20)
Status: Introduced on May 15 2019 - 25% progression
Action: 2019-05-15 - Referred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
Pending: House Ways And Means Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Huntington's Disease Parity Act of 2019 This bill waives, for individuals diagnosed with Huntington's Disease, the 24-month waiting period for Medicare coverage. Current law generally applies this waiting period to individuals deemed eligible for Old-Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance benefits.

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Title

Huntington's Disease Parity Act of 2019

Sponsors

Rep. Bill Pascrell [D-NJ]Rep. Adam Kinzinger [R-IL]Rep. Daniel Lipinski [D-IL]Rep. Adam Schiff [D-CA]
Rep. Eleanor Norton [D-DC]Rep. Steve Cohen [D-TN]Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz [D-FL]Rep. James Langevin [D-RI]
Rep. Scott Peters [D-CA]Rep. Paul Tonko [D-NY]Rep. Brian Fitzpatrick [R-PA]Rep. Betty McCollum [D-MN]
Rep. Joyce Beatty [D-OH]Rep. Thomas Massie [R-KY]Rep. Bennie Thompson [D-MS]Rep. Seth Moulton [D-MA]
Rep. Suzan DelBene [D-WA]Rep. Bill Foster [D-IL]Rep. Yvette Clarke [D-NY]Rep. David Cicilline [D-RI]
Rep. Kathleen Rice [D-NY]Rep. Don Young [R-AK]Rep. Steve King [R-IA]Rep. Suzanne Bonamici [D-OR]
Rep. Peter DeFazio [D-OR]Rep. Derek Kilmer [D-WA]Rep. Rosa DeLauro [D-CT]Rep. Alcee Hastings [D-FL]
Rep. Jose Serrano [D-NY]Rep. Gerald Connolly [D-VA]Rep. Lacy Clay [D-MO]Rep. Theodore Deutch [D-FL]
Rep. David Price [D-NC]Rep. Harold Rogers [R-KY]Rep. Joe Wilson [R-SC]Rep. Rodney Davis [R-IL]
Rep. Jared Golden [D-ME]Rep. Gregory Meeks [D-NY]Rep. James McGovern [D-MA]Rep. Raul Grijalva [D-AZ]
Rep. Chellie Pingree [D-ME]Rep. Peter King [R-NY]Rep. Duncan Hunter [R-CA]Rep. John Garamendi [D-CA]
Rep. Jim Cooper [D-TN]Rep. Marcy Kaptur [D-OH]Rep. Pete Aguilar [D-CA]Rep. Christopher Smith [R-NJ]
Rep. Jaime Herrera Beutler [R-WA]Rep. Ann Kuster [D-NH]Rep. Lee Zeldin [R-NY]Rep. Amata Radewagen [D-AS]
Rep. French Hill [R-AR]Rep. Mark Pocan [D-WI]Rep. Don Beyer [D-VA]Rep. Paul Cook [R-CA]
Rep. Donald Payne [D-NJ]Rep. Sean Maloney [D-NY]Rep. Norma Torres [D-CA]Rep. Steven Palazzo [R-MS]
Rep. Robert Wittman [R-VA]Rep. Bob Gibbs [R-OH]Rep. Eric Swalwell [D-CA]Rep. Albio Sires [D-NJ]
Rep. Lucille Roybal-Allard [D-CA]Rep. Judy Chu [D-CA]Rep. Susan Davis [D-CA]Rep. Steve Stivers [R-OH]
Rep. Dan Newhouse [R-WA]

History

DateChamberAction
2019-05-15HouseReferred to the House Committee on Ways and Means.
2019-05-15HouseIntroduced in House

Same As/Similar To

SB1476 (Same As) 2019-05-15 - Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.

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