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USSB3147EnrollImproving Safety and Security for Veterans Act of 2019 This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) to report on the policies and procedures relating to patient safety and quality of care and the steps the VA has taken to improve such c...
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2020-11-24
Presented to President.
USHB2466EngrossState Opioid Response Grant Authorization Act of 2020 This bill reauthorizes through FY2024 the State Opioid Response Grants program that is administered by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.
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2020-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB5668EngrossMODERN Labeling Act of 2020 Making Objective Drug Evidence Revisions for New Labeling Act of 2020
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2020-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB4712EngrossFairness in Orphan Drug Exclusivity Act
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2020-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSR777IntroA resolution expressing the sense of the Senate on the need for common sense solutions to improve health care delivery and affordability for all people of the United States.
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2020-11-18
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4800IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-11-09
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 581.
USHB12IntroCTF Act China Task Force Act
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2020-10-21
To House Subcommittee on Highways and Transit
USHB8644IntroSecure America's Medicine Act of 2020
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2020-10-20
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8624IntroProtecting Access to Innovation During COVID-19 Act
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2020-10-16
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8588IntroImproving the American Drug Supply Chain Act of 2020
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2020-10-13
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7992IntroTelehealth Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8020IntroMake Billionaires Pay Act
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2020-10-06
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8529IntroProtecting Access to Affordable Medicines Act of 2020 This bill prohibits additional rebates for certain drugs under the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program. Specifically, the bill prohibits additional rebates with respect to noninnovator multiple-source dr...
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2020-10-06
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4796IntroFair Care Act of 2020
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2020-10-05
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8527IntroFair Care Act of 2020
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2020-10-02
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8337PassContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies and extends expiring programs that address health care, surface transportation, agriculture, veterans benefits, and o...
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2020-10-01
Became Public Law No: 116-159. (TXT | PDF)
USHB925EngrossNorth American Wetlands Conservation Extension Act This bill reauthorizes the North American Wetlands Conservation Act through FY2024.
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2020-10-01
Motion to reconsider laid on the table Agreed to without objection.
USHB6396IntroResponsible Relief for Americans Act This bill revises and establishes economic assistance measures in response to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019). Specifically, the bill provides funding for and authorizes the Small Business Administration...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB6997IntroVeterans Prescription Flexibility Act This bill requires the Department of Veterans Affairs to pay for prescriptions written by an eligible health care provider during a public health emergency (as declared by the Department of Health and Human Servi...
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2020-09-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB8467IntroAccess to Rare Indications Act of 2020 This bill prohibits coverage exclusions or limitations under the Medicare prescription drug benefit, Medicaid, or private health insurance of certain drugs that are used to treat rare diseases or conditions (i.e...
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2020-09-30
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8406IntroThe Heroes Act
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2020-09-29
To House Appropriations Committee
USHB8399IntroEnd Taxpayer Subsidies for Drug Ads Act This bill prohibits tax deductions for expenses relating to direct-to-consumer advertising of prescription drugs. Direct-to-consumer advertising is any dissemination, by or on behalf of a sponsor of a prescript...
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2020-09-25
To House Ways And Means Committee
USHB8388IntroIMPROVE Addiction Care Act Improving Medicaid Programs' Response to Overdose Victims and Enhancing Addiction Care Act This bill establishes additional requirements for state Medicaid drug-use review programs with respect to individuals who experience...
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2020-09-24
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4702IntroIMPROVE Addiction Care Act Improving Medicaid Programs' Response to Overdose Victims and Enhancing Addiction Care Act This bill establishes additional requirements for state Medicaid drug-use review programs with respect to individuals who experience...
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2020-09-24
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB8319IntroContinuing Appropriations Act, 2021 and Other Extensions Act This bill provides continuing FY2021 appropriations to federal agencies through December 11, 2020, and extends several programs. It is known as a continuing resolution (CR) and prevents a g...
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2020-09-23
Rule H. Res. 1129 passed House.
USHB4866EngrossNational Centers of Excellence in Continuous Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Act of 2020
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2020-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7574EngrossStrengthening America's Strategic National Stockpile Act of 2020
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2020-09-22
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB8190IntroBiosimilar Insulin Access Act of 2020
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2020-09-16
Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR H4487)
USHB8254IntroBETTER Kidney Care Act Bringing Enhanced Treatments and Therapies to ESRD Recipients Kidney Care Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a demonstration program for Medicare beneficiaries with end-stage ...
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2020-09-15
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4574IntroBringing Enhanced Treatments and Therapies to ESRD Recipients (BETTER) Kidney Care Act This bill requires the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) to establish a demonstration program for Medicare beneficiaries with end-stage renal disease ...
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2020-09-15
To Senate Finance Committee
USHB3EngrossElijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act This bill establishes several programs and requirements relating to the prices of prescription drugs, health care coverage and costs, and public health. TITLE I--LOWERING PRICES THROUGH FAIR DRUG PRICE NEGO...
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2020-09-08
Read the second time. Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 521.
USHB8177IntroRAISE Act Renal Anemia Innovation Support and Expansion Act This bill allows coverage of prescription vitamin and mineral products under the Medicare prescription drug benefit if the products are administered orally and are used to treat iron deficie...
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2020-09-04
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8139IntroSUPPLIES Act of 2020 Surplus Utilization of Pharmaceutical Products Leveraged In Emergency Scenarios Act of 2020 This bill excludes certain short-dated drugs from rebate calculations under the Medicaid Drug Rebate Program during the public health eme...
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2020-09-01
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8114IntroEmergency Support for Nursing Homes and Elder Justice Reform Act of 2020 This bill establishes a series of requirements relating to the quality of care provided in nursing and long-term care facilities, specifically with respect to COVID-19 (i.e., co...
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2020-08-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8098IntroHospital Competition Act of 2020
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2020-08-25
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB8032IntroHealth Savings Accounts For All Act of 2020 This bill revises provisions relating to health savings accounts (HSAs). Specifically, the bill repeals the annual limitation on tax-deductible contributions to HSAs by plan participants and their employers...
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2020-08-14
To House Ways And Means Committee
USSB4524IntroQuit Because of COVID-19 Act This bill provides for Medicaid and Children's Health Insurance Program (CHIP) coverage of certain tobacco cessation services during the public health emergency relating to COVID-19 (i.e., coronavirus disease 2019), as we...
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2020-08-12
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4469IntroCOVID-19 Treatment Coverage Act
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2020-08-06
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4490IntroMake Billionaires Pay Act
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2020-08-06
To Senate Finance Committee
USSB4439IntroMMAPPP Act of 2020 Make Medications Affordable by Preventing Pandemic Price-gouging Act of 2020
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2020-08-05
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USSB4397IntroUterine Fibroid Research and Education Act of 2020 This bill directs specified components of the Department of Health and Human Services to take certain actions to address uterine fibroids (i.e., muscular tumors that grow in the wall of the uterus an...
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2020-08-03
To Senate Health, Education, Labor, And Pensions Committee
USHB7917IntroIGNITE American Innovation Act Innovation and Growth Now by Investing in Tomorrow's Enterprises Act
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2020-07-31
To House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures
USHB7877IntroLowering Drug Costs for Seniors Act of 2020 This bill modifies and establishes certain requirements under the Medicare prescription drug benefit. Specifically, the bill lowers the annual out-of-pocket spending threshold for 2021, and requires the Cen...
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2020-07-30
To House Subcommittee on Health
USHB7838IntroTo provide for certain temporary waivers with respect to the 340B drug discount program due to the COVID-19 public health emergency, and for other purposes.
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2020-07-29
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
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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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
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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2020-07-23
Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship. Hearings held.
USHB7757IntroLong-Term Care Pharmacy Definition Act of 2020 The bill defines a long-term care pharmacy as a state-licensed pharmacy that is able to provide enhanced pharmacy and clinical services to individuals who have certain comorbid and medically complex chro...
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2020-07-23
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USHB7767IntroTo amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to provide for credits against tax for domestic medical and drug manufacturing and advanced medical manufacturing equipment. This bill allows employers tax credits for domestic medical and drug manufacturing...
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2020-07-23
To House Subcommittee on Select Revenue Measures
USHB7722IntroMatt's Act
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2020-07-22
To House Energy And Commerce Committee
USSB4259IntroLong-Term Care Pharmacy Definition Act of 2020 The bill defines a long-term care pharmacy as a state-licensed pharmacy that is able to provide enhanced pharmacy and clinical services to individuals who have certain comorbid and medically complex chro...
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2020-07-22
To Senate Finance Committee
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