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USSR621IntroA resolution designating June 15, 2020, as "World Elder Abuse Awareness Day". This resolution designates June 15, 2020, as World Elder Abuse Awareness Day.
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2020-06-23
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: 06/15/2020 CR S2976-2977)
USHB6800EngrossThe Heroes Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. Among other things, the bill provides FY2020 emergency...
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2020-06-01
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 455.
USHB7048IntroNursing Home Pandemic Protection Act
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2020-05-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6972IntroNursing Home COVID-19 Protection and Prevention Act of 2020
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2020-05-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3772IntroProtecting Our Seniors from the Pandemic Act
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2020-05-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6953IntroPandemic Responder Service Award Act
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2020-05-19
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3768IntroNursing Home COVID-19 Protection and Prevention Act of 2020
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2020-05-19
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3763IntroPandemic Responder Service Award Act
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2020-05-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6900IntroEmergency GRACE Act Emergency Grants of Release And Compassion Effectively Act of 2020
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2020-05-15
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB6872IntroSOS Act of 2020 Sending Outside Support Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to distribute funds to allow states to establish strike teams that may be deployed to skilled nursing facilities and nursing facilitie...
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2020-05-14
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6860IntroAid and Attendance Support Act
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2020-05-14
To House Veterans' Affairs Committee
USHB6855IntroFacilitating Virtual Visitation for Nursing Home Residents Act of 2020 This bill provides statutory authority for certain requirements with respect to the rights of residents in Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs). Specifically, the bill requi...
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2020-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6849IntroNursing Facility Quality Reporting Act of 2020 This bill provides statutory authority for the requirement that Medicare skilled nursing facilities and Medicaid nursing facilities report data regarding COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) prepare...
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2020-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6857IntroCOHORT Act of 2020 COVID-19-Only Homes Organized for Resident Treatment Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a program in which Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) may elect to be desig...
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2020-05-13
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB3698IntroEmergency GRACE Act Emergency Grants of Release And Compassion Effectively Act of 2020
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2020-05-12
To Senate Judiciary Committee
USSB3644IntroQuality Care for Nursing Home Residents and Workers During COVID-19 Act of 2020 This bill modifies several requirements for Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and Medicaid nursing facilities (NFs) during the public health emergency relating t...
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2020-05-07
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3631IntroRelief for Rural Providers During Emergencies Act
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2020-05-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6698IntroQuality Care for Nursing Home Residents and Workers During COVID-19 Act of 2020 This bill modifies several requirements for Medicare skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and Medicaid nursing facilities (NFs) during the public health emergency relating t...
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2020-05-05
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6654IntroEmergency COVID Telehealth Response Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to allow, when exercising its waiver authority, the following providers to furnish telehealth services under Medicare during the public heal...
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2020-05-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6634IntroEmergency COVID Telehealth Response Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to allow, when exercising its waiver authority, the following providers to furnish telehealth services under Medicare during the public heal...
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2020-04-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6503IntroPandemic and Public Health Emergency Support for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities Act This bill provides funds for the Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide additional housing support services to elderly individuals and indi...
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2020-04-14
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6498IntroSAFE Act of 2020 Sanitary Access For Everyone Act of 2020 This bill suspends limitations on individual and corporate charitable contributions in 2020 for donations of hand sanitizers by a distilled spirits operation.
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2020-04-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB6487IntroACCESS Act Advancing Connectivity during the Coronavirus to Ensure Support for Seniors Act This bill (1) provides appropriations for the Telehealth Resource Center Program of the Office for the Advancement of Telehealth within the Federal Office of R...
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2020-04-10
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6429IntroNational Commission on COVID-19 Act This bill establishes the National Commission on COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) in the legislative branch to assess the emergence, spread, and response to the disease in the United States and sets forth ...
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2020-04-06
To House Subcommittee on Economic Development, Public Buildings, and Emergency Management
USHB748PassMiddle Class Health Benefits Tax Repeal Act of 2019 This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. DIVISION A--KEEPI...
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2020-03-31
POSITION STATEMENTS FOR THE RECORD - The Chair announced that all Members may have five legislative days in which to include their stated position on the voice vote on the motion to concur in the Senate amendment to H.R. 748, and those statements will appear in the appropriate point in the Record. Agreed to without objection.
USHB6426IntroTo direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to establish a program under which loans shall be made to certain health care organizations to assist such organizations with anticipated revenue loss or higher operating costs as a result of the C...
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2020-03-31
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB6379IntroTake Responsibility for Workers and Families Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak and its impact on the economy, public health, state and local governments, individuals, and businesses. The bill provides FY...
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2020-03-23
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB6300IntroAdvocating for Older Americans During Coronavirus Crisis Act of 2020 This bill requires state long-term care ombudsmen to have continuing access to residents of long-term care facilities during any portion of the public health emergency related to CO...
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2020-03-19
To House Education and Labor Committee
USSB3544IntroCoronavirus Relief for Seniors and People with Disabilities Act of 2020
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2020-03-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB6201PassFamilies First Coronavirus Response Act This bill responds to the COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) outbreak by providing paid sick leave, tax credits, and free COVID-19 testing; expanding food assistance and unemployment benefits; and increa...
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2020-03-19
Engrossment Correction
USSB3517IntroACCESS Act Advancing Connectivity during the Coronavirus to Ensure Support for Seniors Act This bill (1) provides appropriations for the Telehealth Resource Center Program of the Office for the Advancement of Telehealth within the Federal Office of R...
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2020-03-18
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB1527IntroLong-Term Care Veterans Choice Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into contracts to place certain disabled veterans in medical foster homes at the request of such veterans. Specifically, the bill concerns vetera...
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2020-03-12
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USSB3475IntroCOVID-19 Health Care Worker Protection Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Labor to promulgate both an emergency temporary occupational safety or health standard and a permanent standard to protect certain employees from occupational exp...
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2020-03-12
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB6139IntroCOVID-19 Health Care Worker Protection Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Labor to promulgate both an emergency temporary occupational safety or health standard and a permanent standard to protect certain employees from occupational exp...
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2020-03-10
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB6143IntroMoms MATTER Act of 2020 Moms Maternal and Behavioral Health Screening Access, Treatment, and Task Force to Expand Innovative Models to Reduce Maternal Mortality and Severe Maternal Morbidity Act of 2020 This bill establishes the Maternal Mental and B...
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2020-03-09
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3408IntroLong-Term Care Veterans Choice Act This bill authorizes the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to enter into contracts to place certain disabled veterans in medical foster homes at the request of such veterans. Specifically, the bill concerns vetera...
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2020-03-05
To Senate Veterans' Affairs Committee
USSB3350IntroState Veterans Home Inspection Simplification Act This bill alters certain requirements relating to inspection and certification of Medicare skilled nursing facilities that are also state veterans homes. Specifically, the bill requires the Centers fo...
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2020-02-27
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB995EngrossLifespan Respite Care Reauthorization Act of 2019
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2020-02-25
Held at the desk.
USHB5952IntroHemophilia SNF Access Act
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2020-02-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB5897IntroPreventing Abuse and Neglect of Vulnerable Americans Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to publish specified information on its website relating to deficiencies of Medicaid intermediate care facilities f...
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2020-02-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3297IntroPreventing Abuse and Neglect of Vulnerable Americans Act of 2020 This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to publish specified information on its website relating to deficiencies of Medicaid intermediate care facilities f...
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2020-02-13
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5821IntroHOSPICE Act Helping Our Senior Population in Comfort Environments Act This bill establishes survey requirements for, and enforcement mechanisms against, certified hospice programs under Medicare. Specifically, certified programs must undergo periodic...
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2020-02-12
Ordered to be Reported in the Nature of a Substitute (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5740IntroSave Our Girls from Sex Trafficking Act of 2020 This bill establishes an interagency task force and authorizes various grants to combat domestic child human trafficking. Additionally, it requires the Department of Justice and the Department of Health...
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2020-01-30
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB5693IntroPrimary Health Services Enhancement Act This bill expands Medicare coverage to include physical therapy services provided by rural health clinics and federally qualified health centers.
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2020-01-28
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3233IntroHemophilia SNF Access Act
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2020-01-28
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB5619IntroSuicide Prevention Act This bill establishes two grant programs to prevent self-harm and suicide. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention must award grants to state, local, and tribal health departments to expand surveillance of self-harm, and...
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2020-01-16
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB2569IntroComprehensive Addiction Resources Emergency Act of 2019
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2020-01-13
ASSUMING FIRST SPONSORSHIP - Mrs. Carolyn B. Maloney (NY) asked unanimous consent that she hereafter be considered as the first sponsor of H.R. 2569, a bill originally introduced by Representative Cummings, for the purpose of adding cosponsors and requesting reprintings pursuant to clause 7 of rule XII. Agreed to without objection.
USHB5582IntroParental Accessibility Rights for Emergency and Negligent Treatment Act This bill expands the scope of advance directive policies and related disclosures for providers under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Specifically, p...
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2020-01-10
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB3137IntroParental Right to Know Act This bill expands the scope of advance directive policies and related disclosures for providers under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Specifically, providers (e.g., hospitals, hospice programs, ...
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2019-12-19
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB3138IntroParental Accessibility Rights for Emergency and Negligent Treatment Act This bill expands the scope of advance directive policies and related disclosures for providers under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Specifically, p...
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2019-12-19
To Senate Finance Committee
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