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USHB2011IntroProtecting Access to Biosimilars Act of 2019
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2019-04-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1948IntroLymphedema Treatment Act of 2019 This bill includes certain lymphedema compression treatment items as covered durable medical equipment under Medicare. (Lymphedema is a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling that is caused when th...
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2019-03-28
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1962IntroDepartment of Veterans Affairs Creation of On-Site Treatment Systems Affording Veterans Improvements and Numerous General Safety Enhancements Act VA COST SAVINGS Enhancements Act
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2019-03-28
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB1846IntroEnd Diaper Need Act of 2019
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2019-03-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB815IntroAccess Technology Affordability Act of 2019 This bill allows a refundable tax credit equal to the amounts paid for qualified access technology for use by a blind individual who is the taxpayer, the taxpayer's spouse, or a dependent of the taxpayer. "...
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2019-03-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB773IntroTelehealth Innovation and Improvement Act of 2019
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2019-03-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1384IntroMedicare for All Act of 2019 This bill establishes a national health insurance program that is administered by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS). Among other requirements, the program must (1) cover all U.S. residents; (2) provide for...
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2019-03-13
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H2709-2711)
USHB1685IntroPhysician Assistant Higher Education Modernization Act of 2019
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2019-03-12
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSR103IntroA resolution designating March 27, 2019, as "National Assistive Technology Awareness Day". This resolution supports the designation of National Assistive Technology Awareness Day. It also commends assistive technology specialists, program coordinator...
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2019-03-11
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (consideration: CR S1765; text: CR S1764)
USSB692IntroProtect Medical Innovation Act of 2019 This bill repeals the excise tax on the sale of a medical device by the manufacturer, producer, or importer.
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2019-03-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1518IntroMedicare Hearing Aid Coverage Act of 2019 This bill expands Medicare coverage to include hearing aids and related examinations. The Government Accountability Office must study programs that provide assistance for hearing aids and related examinations...
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2019-03-05
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB704IntroFair Trade with China Enforcement Act This bill revises trade, finance, and tax provisions with respect to China. The bill directs the Department of Commerce to prohibit the export of certain U.S. technology and intellectual property to China. The bi...
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2019-03-04
To House Subcommittee on Courts, Intellectual Property, And The Internet
USHB366IntroInsulin Access for All Act of 2019 This bill prohibits cost-sharing (e.g., copayments) under Medicaid and the Medicare prescription drug benefit for insulin and associated medical supplies.
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2019-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1393IntroMedicare Dental, Vision, and Hearing Benefit Act of 2019
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2019-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1409IntroTransparency in All Health Care Pricing Act of 2019
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2019-03-01
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB2IntroFair Trade with China Enforcement Act This bill revises trade, finance, and tax provisions with respect to China. The bill directs the Department of Commerce to prohibit the export of certain U.S. technology and intellectual property to China. The bi...
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2019-02-27
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB1370IntroBreast Cancer Patient Equity Act This bill provides for Medicare coverage of custom fabricated breast prostheses following the surgical removal of the breast (i.e., a mastectomy), including replacements of such prostheses. Currently, Medicare covers ...
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2019-02-27
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1395IntroYouth Mental Health Services Act of 2019
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2019-02-27
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB562IntroBreast Cancer Patient Equity Act This bill provides for Medicare coverage of custom fabricated breast prostheses following the surgical removal of the breast (i.e., a mastectomy), including replacements of such prostheses. Currently, Medicare covers ...
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2019-02-26
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1354IntroTerritories Health Equity Act of 2019
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2019-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1332IntroFair Care Act of 2019
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2019-02-26
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1301IntroMental Health Telemedicine Expansion Act This bill excludes certain mental health telehealth services from specified requirements under Medicare, including originating site requirements.
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2019-02-19
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHJR31PassMaking consolidated appropriations for the fiscal year ending September 30, 2019, and for other purposes. (Sec. 3) This section provides that references to "this Act" included in any division of this bill refer only to the provisions of the division ...
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2019-02-15
Became Public Law No: 116-6. (TXT | PDF)
USHB1227IntroCardiac Arrest Survival Act of 2019 This bill expands immunity from civil liability related to emergency use of automated external defibrillator devices (AEDs). Among other things, the bill specifies that immunity applies regardless of whether the pe...
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2019-02-15
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1226IntroACE Kids Act of 2019 Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2019 This bill establishes a state Medicaid option to provide for medical assistance with respect to coordinated care provided through a health home (i.e., a designated provider or team ...
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2019-02-15
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB1290IntroFirst Responder Medical Device Tax Relief Act This bill exempts a qualified emergency medical device from the excise tax on medical devices. The bill defines "qualified emergency medical device" as a medical device furnished by first responders or am...
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2019-02-14
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB518IntroLymphedema Treatment Act This bill includes certain lymphedema compression treatment items as covered durable medical equipment under Medicare. (Lymphedema is a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling that is caused when the lympha...
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2019-02-14
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB498IntroAssessment of the Indian Health Service Act of 2019
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2019-02-14
To Senate Indian Affairs Committee
USSB412IntroREMOTE Act Remote, Emergency, Medical, Online Training, Telehealth, and EMT Act This bill directs U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) to make emergency medical technician (EMT) and paramedic training available to selected border patrol agents al...
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2019-02-07
To Senate Homeland Security And Governmental Affairs Committee
USSB317IntroACE Kids Act of 2019 Advancing Care for Exceptional Kids Act of 2019 This bill establishes a state Medicaid option to provide for medical assistance with respect to coordinated care provided through a health home (i.e., a designated provider or team ...
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2019-02-04
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB818IntroDEVICE Act of 2019 Disclosure; and Encouragement of Verification, Innovation, Cleaning, and Efficiency Act of 2019
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2019-01-29
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB808IntroPromoting Access to Diabetic Shoes Act This bill allows a nurse practitioner or physician assistant to fulfill documentation requirements for coverage, under Medicare, of special shoes for diabetic individuals. Under current law, such requirements ma...
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2019-01-29
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB237IntroPromoting Access to Diabetic Shoes Act This bill allows a nurse practitioner or physician assistant to fulfill documentation requirements for coverage, under Medicare, of special shoes for diabetic individuals. Under current law, such requirements ma...
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2019-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB23IntroCare Veterans Deserve Act of 2019
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2019-01-16
To House Subcommittee on Health
USSB116IntroMOMS Act Modernizing Obstetric Medicine Standards Act of 2019
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2019-01-15
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB547IntroBiological Implant Tracking and Veteran Safety Act of 2019
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2019-01-15
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB269EngrossPandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness and Advancing Innovation Act of 2019
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2019-01-10
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 10.
USSB22IntroMedicare Dental Benefit Act of 2019 This bill provides for Medicare coverage of dental and oral health services, including routine diagnostic and preventive services, basic and major dental services, and emergency care; dental prostheses are also cov...
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2019-01-03
To Senate Finance Committee
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