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USSB1689PassA bill to permit States to transfer certain funds from the clean water revolving fund of a State to the drinking water revolving fund of the State in certain circumstances, and for other purposes. This bill allows—for one year—a state to transfer...
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2019-10-04
Became Public Law No: 116-63.
USHB1058PassAutism CARES Act of 2019 Autism Collaboration, Accountability, Research, Education, and Support Act of 2019
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2019-09-30
Became Public Law No: 116-60.
USHB4378PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2020, and Health Extenders Act of 2019 This bill provides FY2020 continuing appropriations to federal agencies through November 21, 2019. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a government shutdown th...
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2019-09-27
Became Public Law No: 116-59.
USHB4550IntroMinority Diabetes Initiative Act
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2019-09-27
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4524IntroRural Veterans Travel Enhancement Act of 2019
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2019-09-26
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB4537IntroMobile Health Clinics Act of 2019
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2019-09-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4533IntroNative Health Access Improvement Act of 2019
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2019-09-26
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB2569IntroVet HP Act Veterans-Specific Education for Tomorrow's Health Professionals Act
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2019-09-26
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB2781IntroEMPOWER for Health Act of 2019 Educating Medical Professionals and Optimizing Workforce Efficiency and Readiness for Health Act of 2019
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2019-09-24
Placed on the Union Calendar, Calendar No. 169.
USHR587IntroRecognizing LGBTQ+ suicide as a public health problem and expressing support for the designation of September as "National Suicide Prevention Month".
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2019-09-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR205IntroA resolution expressing the gratitude of the Senate for the people who operate or support diaper banks and diaper distribution programs in their local communities.
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2019-09-19
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 5/14/2019 S2833-2834)
USSB2500IntroMental Health Professionals Workforce Shortage Loan Repayment Act of 2019
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2019-09-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB2681IntroTo direct the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to submit to Congress a report on the availability of prosthetic items for women veterans from the Department of Veterans Affairs.
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2019-09-11
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2752IntroVA Newborn Emergency Treatment Act
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2019-09-11
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2816IntroVietnam-Era Veterans Hepatitis C Testing Enhancement Act of 2019
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2019-09-11
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3867IntroViolence Against Women Veterans Act
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2019-09-11
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB2982IntroWomen Veterans Health Care Accountability Act
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2019-09-11
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3224IntroTo amend title 38, United States Code, to provide for increased access to Department of Veterans Affairs medical care for women veterans.
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2019-09-11
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USSB1378IntroRIP MSP Act Repeal Insurance Plans of the Multi-State Program Act
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2019-09-10
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 190.
USHB4141IntroHumane Correctional Health Care Act
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2019-08-28
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHR532IntroProposing a strategy to make Medicare available to all Americans.
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2019-08-22
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB4183IntroIdentifying Barriers and Best Practices Study Act
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2019-08-22
To House Subcommittee on Disability Assistance and Memorial Affairs
USHB4195IntroTerritories Medicare Prescription Drug Assistance Equality Act of 2019
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2019-08-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3815IntroPrEP Access and Coverage Act
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2019-08-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHJR74IntroProviding for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Secretary of the Treasury and the Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to "State Relief and Empowerment Waivers". This joi...
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2019-08-02
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4158IntroCURE High Drug Prices Act Combatting Unreasonable Rises and Excessively High Drug Prices Act
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2019-08-02
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSJR52IntroA joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Secretary of the Treasury and the Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to "State Relief and Empowerment...
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2019-07-31
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3563IntroStop Shackling and Detaining Pregnant Women Act
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2019-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security
USHB4127IntroBroadband Infrastructure Finance and Innovation Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4129IntroMedicare Demonstration of Coverage for Low Vision Devices Act of 2019
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2019-07-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3239EngrossHumanitarian Standards for Individuals in Customs and Border Protection Custody Act This bill imposes requirements and standards related to the care of aliens in U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) custody. CBP shall conduct an initial health sc...
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2019-07-25
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USHB3984IntroHealth Care Safety Net Enhancement Act of 2019
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2019-07-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB4063IntroMedicare Adult Day Services Act of 2019
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2019-07-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB2942EngrossHEALTH Act Helping Expand and Launch Transitional Health for Women Veterans Act
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2019-07-24
Received in the Senate.
USSB2246IntroAllergy Testing Access Act of 2019
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2019-07-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB2255IntroSupporting Positive Outcomes After Release Act
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2019-07-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3953IntroSupporting Positive Outcomes After Release Act
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2019-07-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3927IntroPDMPs Help Patients Act of 2019
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2019-07-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3925IntroReducing Barriers to Substance Use Treatment Act
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2019-07-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB748EngrossMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 (Sec. 2) This bill repeals the excise tax on employer-sponsored health care coverage for which there is an excess benefit (high-cost plans). The repeal applies to taxable years beginning after Decem...
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2019-07-22
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 157.
USHR505IntroRecognizing July 28, 2019, as "World Hepatitis Day".
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2019-07-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB3835IntroCancer Care Planning and Communications Act of 2019
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2019-07-18
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB2328IntroCommunity Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2019
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2019-07-17
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHR467IntroRecognizing the essential contributions of frontline health workers to strengthening the United States national security and economic prosperity, sustaining and expanding progress on global health, and saving the lives of millions of women, men, and ...
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2019-07-17
To House Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations Committee
USHB3805IntroPrescription Drug Rebate Reform Act of 2019
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2019-07-17
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB895IntroTribal School Federal Insurance Parity Act This bill allows schools that receive grants under the Tribally Controlled Schools Act of 1988 to participate in the Federal Employee Health Benefits program.
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2019-07-16
Subcommittee Hearings Held.
USHB3760IntroDomestic Workers Bill of Rights Act
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2019-07-15
To House Education and Labor Committee
USHB3630IntroNo Surprises Act
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2019-07-11
Forwarded by Subcommittee to Full Committee by Voice Vote .
USSB279IntroTribal School Federal Insurance Parity Act This bill allows schools that receive grants under the Tribally Controlled Schools Act of 1988 to participate in the Federal Employee Health Benefits program.
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2019-07-09
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 135.
USHB3634IntroMedicaid and CHIP Territory Transparency and Information Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to publish on its website, and periodically update, specified information related to federal expenditures under Medicaid and ...
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2019-07-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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