Markup of 10 Bills to Reauthorize Health Programs and other Public Health Improvements

Subcommittee on Health (Committee on Energy and Commerce)

Thursday, July 11, 2019 (10:00 AM - 12:00 PM)

2123 RHOB
Washington, D.C.
All bills were considered and approved by the Subcommittee on Health and favorably forwarded to the full Committee. There were no roll call votes. All bills were amended except for the following: H.R. 776, H.R. 3631, and H.R. 3630. For details on action taken, please see "Subcommittee Markup Action Sheet" under support documents.

Text of Legislation

  • H.R. 2781, the "EMPOWER for Health Act of 2019", was forwarded favorably to the full Committee, amended, by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • H.R. 728, the "Title VIII Nursing Workforce Reauthorization Act of 2019", was forwarded favorably to the full Committee, amended, by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • H.R. 1058, the "Autism CARE Act of 2019" was forwarded favorably to the full Committee, amended, by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • H.R. 2507, the "Newborn Screening Saves Lives Reauthorization Act of 2019", was forwarded favorably to the full Committee, amended, by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • H.R. 776, the "Emergency Medical Services for Children Program Reauthorization Act of 2019", was forwarded favorably to the full Committee, without amendment, by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • H.R. 2035, the "Lifespan Respite Care Reauthorization Act of 2019” was forwarded favorably to the full Committee, amended, by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • H.R. 2296, the “FAIR Drug Pricing Act of 2019”, was forwarded favorably to the full Committee, amended, by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • H.R. 2328, the “Community Health Investment, Modernization, and Excellence Act of 2019”, was forwarded favorably to the full Committee, amended, by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • H.R. 3631, the “Territories Health Care Improvement Act”, was forwarded favorably to the full Committee, without amendment, by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • H.R. 3630, “No Surprises Act”, was forwarded favorably to the full Committee, without amendment, by a voice vote. [PDF]

Amendments

  • Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (AINS) to H.R. 2035, offered by Ms. Eshoo, was adopted by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (AINS) to H.R. 2296, offered by Mr. Carter of Georgia, was adopted by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute (AINS) to H.R. 2328, offered by Mr. Butterfield, was adopted, as amended by the Kennedy Amendment # 1a, by a voice vote. [PDF]
  • Amendment to H.R. 1058 offered by Rep. Eshoo (D-CA) was adopted by a voice vote. [PDF] Added 07/10/2019 at 06:05 PM
  • Amendment to the Butterfield AINS to H.R. 2328, offered by Rep. Kennedy (D-MA), was adopted by a voice vote. [PDF] Added 07/10/2019 at 06:05 PM
  • Amendment to H.R. 2507 offered by Rep. Kelly (D-IL) was adopted by a voice vote. [PDF] Added 07/10/2019 at 06:05 PM
  • Amendment to H.R. 2781 offered by Rep. Rush (D-IL) was adopted by a voice vote. [PDF] Added 07/10/2019 at 06:05 PM
  • Amendment to H.R. 728 offered by Rep. Matsui (D-CA) was adopted by a voice vote. [PDF] Added 07/10/2019 at 06:05 PM
  • Amendment to H.R. 2781 offered by Rep. Burgess (R-TX) was adopted by a voice vote. [PDF] Added 07/10/2019 at 06:34 PM

Support Documents

  • Notice of Markup [PDF]
  • Briefing Memo [PDF]
  • Subcommittee Markup Action Sheet [PDF] Added 07/12/2019 at 09:17 PM

First Published: July 9, 2019 at 07:41 PM
Last Updated: July 12, 2019 at 09:24 PM