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USHR1082IntroExpressing the sense of the House that the Department of Justice should defend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Public Law 111-148; 124 Stat. 119) and halt its efforts to repeal, sabotage, or undermine health care protections for milli...
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2020-08-11
To House Judiciary Committee
USHB2328IntroCommunity Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2019 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 the Community Health Center Fund, which provides enhanced funding for community health centers and the National Health Service Corps.
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2020-07-31
House Committee on Transportation Granted an extension for further consideration ending not later than Sept. 21, 2020.
USHR1069IntroDeclaring racism a public health crisis. This resolution declares racism a public health crisis and supports efforts to address health disparities and inequities across all sectors.
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2020-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSR663IntroA resolution supporting mask-wearing as an important measure to limit the spread of the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). This resolution recognizes the importance of, and encourages the people of the United States to wear, face masks to limit the...
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2020-07-29
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR662IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of National Public Health Week. This resolution expresses support for National Public Health week, recognizes the efforts of public health professionals in preventing infectious and other diseases and inju...
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2020-07-28
Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed to without amendment and with a preamble by Voice Vote. (consideration: CR S4549-4550; text: CR S4548-4549)
USSB4322IntroSafely Back to School and Back to Work Act
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2020-07-27
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHR1064IntroSupporting the goals and ideals of Black, indigenous, and people of color ("BIPOC") Mental Health Awareness Month in July 2020.
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2020-07-23
To House Oversight and Reform Committee
USSR657IntroA resolution supporting the goals and ideals of Black, indigenous, and people of color ("BIPOC") Mental Health Awareness Month in July 2020.
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2020-07-23
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB3152IntroData Mapping to Save Moms' Lives Act
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2020-07-22
Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSR617IntroA resolution designating July 22, 2020, as "Glioblastoma Awareness Day". This resolution supports the designation of Glioblastoma Awareness Day. (Glioblastoma is a malignant brain tumor.)
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2020-07-22
Resolution agreed to in Senate without amendment and with a preamble by Unanimous Consent. (text: CR 06/15/2020 S2975)
USSB4210IntroSHARE Act of 2020 Securing Healthcare and Response Equipment Act of 2020 This bill authorizes the Department of Homeland Security to transfer personal protective equipment or medically necessary equipment to the Department of Health and Human Service...
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2020-07-22
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
USSB4158IntroPPE Supply Chain Transparency Act of 2020 This bill requires the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to issue, within 90 days, a public report on the security and resilience of the supply chain for personal protective equipment during the COVI...
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2020-07-22
Committee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. Ordered to be reported with amendments favorably.
USSR655IntroA resolution declaring racism a public health crisis. This resolution declares racism a public health crisis and supports efforts to address health disparities and inequities across all sectors.
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2020-07-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4262IntroCOVID-19 Health Disparities Action Act of 2020
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2020-07-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7723IntroBehavioral Health Coordination and Communication Act of 2020
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2020-07-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4280IntroPreventing HEAT Illness and Deaths Act of 2020 Preventing Health Emergencies And Temperature-related Illness and Deaths Act of 2020
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2020-07-22
To Senate Commerce, Science, And Transportation Committee
USHR1057IntroExpressing the sense of the House of Representatives that in order to effectively address the high prevalence of those suffering from mental health conditions and substance use disorders, the United States needs to make historic financial investments...
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2020-07-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4242IntroAddiction Prevention and Responsible Opioid Practices Act
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2020-07-21
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7695IntroCOVID-19 Emergency Telehealth Impact Reporting Act of 2020
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2020-07-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4248IntroCOVID-19 Bias and Anti-Racism Training Act of 2020
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2020-07-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4249IntroA bill to ensure the protection of human genetic information collected as a result of diagnostic testing for COVID-19.
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2020-07-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4253IntroSecond Look at Drug Patents Act of 2020
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2020-07-21
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7701IntroAddiction Prevention and Responsible Opioid Practices Act
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2020-07-21
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4216IntroKEEP Telehealth Options Act of 2020 Knowing the Efficiency and Efficacy of Permanent Telehealth Options Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to report on the a...
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2020-07-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4225IntroSafeguarding Therapeutics Act of 2020
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2020-07-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4231IntroPreparing for the Next Pandemic Act
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2020-07-20
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4230IntroTelehealth Expansion Act of 2020
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2020-07-20
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB7674IntroCOVID-19 Data Transparency Act
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2020-07-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7686IntroCOVID-19 Essential Workers Compensation Fund Act of 2020
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2020-07-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7618IntroCOVID-19 Bias and Anti-Racism Training Act of 2020
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2020-07-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7634IntroIsolate COVID-19 Act of 2020
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2020-07-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7647IntroTo provide for a COVID-19-related delay regarding annual limitation on cost-sharing for group health plans and individual and small group health insurance coverage.
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2020-07-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7659IntroEnsuring Parity in MA for Audio-Only Telehealth Act of 2020
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2020-07-16
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB7654IntroCOVID Testing Transparency Act of 2020 This bill requires the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) to publicly report, within 14 days, information about the results of COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019) tests that HHS receives from la...
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2020-07-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7663IntroProtecting Access to Post-COVID-19 Telehealth Act of 2020
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2020-07-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB1646IntroHERO Act of 2019 Helping Emergency Responders Overcome Act of 2019 This bill establishes a series of programs relating to the behavioral health of public-safety officers (e.g., law-enforcement officers, firefighters, ambulance crew members, and 9-1-1...
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2117IntroFASTER Act of 2019 Food Allergy Safety, Treatment, Education, and Research Act of 2019 This bill directs the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to expand data collection of information related to food allergies and specific allergens and revi...
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2271IntroScarlett's Sunshine on Sudden Unexpected Death Act
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2468IntroSchool-Based Allergies and Asthma Management Program Act
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB2477IntroBENES Act of 2019 Beneficiary Enrollment Notification and Eligibility Simplification Act of 2019
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB3935IntroProtecting Patients Transportation to Care Act
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4564IntroSuicide Prevention Lifeline Improvement Act of 2019 This bill expands the requirements for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline Program. Specifically, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration must (1) develop a plan to ensure...
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported by Voice Vote.
USHB4585IntroCampaign to Prevent Suicide Act This bill requires the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to develop, implement, and evaluate a national media campaign focused on suicide prevention. In addition, the national suicide prevention hotline must b...
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4712IntroFairness in Orphan Drug Exclusivity Act
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB4866IntroNational Centers of Excellence in Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Act of 2019
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5201IntroTelemental Health Expansion Act of 2019
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2020-07-15
Subcommittee on Health Discharged.
USHB5668IntroMODERN Labeling Act of 2020 Making Objective Drug Evidence Revisions for New Labeling Act of 2020
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5534IntroComprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act of 2019 This bill indefinitely extends Medicare coverage of immunosuppressive drugs for kidney transplant recipients for individuals who do not have other coverage. Unde...
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
USHB5663IntroSafeguarding Therapeutics Act
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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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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2020-07-15
Ordered to be Reported (Amended) by Voice Vote.
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