Hearing: "Enhancing Public Health: Legislation to Protect Children and Families"

Subcommittee on Health (Committee on Energy and Commerce)

Wednesday, October 20, 2021 (10:30 AM)

2123 RHOB
Washington, D.C.

Witnesses

Dr. Bruce L. Cassis D.D.S., M.A.G.D
President, Academy of General Dentistry

Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM

Dr. Raymond DuBois M.D., Ph.D.
Former President, American Association for Cancer Research

Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 10/19/2021 at 12:18 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM

Dr. Donald M. Lloyd-Jones M.D., Sc.M
President, American Heart Association

Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 10/19/2021 at 12:18 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM

Ms. Ellyn Miller
President and Founder, Smashing Walnuts Foundation

Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM

The Honorable Rick Nolan
Former U.S. Representative (MN)

Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 10/20/2021 at 09:38 AM
  • Supplemental Document #1 [PDF] Added 10/20/2021 at 09:46 AM
  • Supplemental Document #2 [PDF] Added 10/20/2021 at 09:46 AM
  • Supplemental Document #3 [PDF] Added 10/20/2021 at 09:46 AM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 10/20/2021 at 10:11 AM

Dr. Jenny Radesky M.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Michigan Medical School

Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM

Ms. Stacey Stewart
President and CEO, March of Dimes

Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Statement [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 04:52 PM
  • Witness Truth in Testimony [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM
  • Witness Biography [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 05:52 PM

Text of Legislation

  • H.R. 623, the “Gabriella Miller Kids First Research Act 2.0” [PDF]
  • H.R. 1193, the “Cardiovascular Advances in Research and Opportunities Legacy Act” [PDF]
  • H.R. 1956, the “Increasing Access to Quality Cardiac Rehabilitation Care Act of 2021” [PDF]
  • H.R. 2161, the “Children and Media Research Advancement Act” or the “CAMRA Act” [PDF]
  • H.R. 3749, the “Katherine’s Law for Lung Cancer Early Detection and Survival Act of 2021” [PDF]
  • H.R. 4555, the “Oral Health Literacy and Awareness Act of 2021” [PDF]
  • H.R. 4612, the “Protecting Access to Lifesaving Screenings Act of 2021” or the “PALS Act” [PDF]
  • H.R. 5487, the “Stillbirth Health Improvement and Education for Autumn Act of 2021” or the “SHINE for Autumn Act of 2021” [PDF]
  • H.R. 5551, the “Improving the Health of Children Act” [PDF]
  • H.R. 5552, the “Lead Poisoning Prevention Act” [PDF]
  • H.R. 5558, the “Prostate Cancer Prevention Act” [PDF]
  • H.R. 5561, the “Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Reauthorization Act” [PDF]

Support Documents

  • Hearing Notice [PDF]
  • Briefing Memo [PDF] Added 10/18/2021 at 04:07 PM
  • Document for the Record - A statement from the American Association of Nurse Practitioners in support of H.R. 1956 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A letter from Apple in support of H.R. 2161 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A letter from American Speech-Language-Hearing Association in support of H.R. 5561 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A letter from the American Nurses Association in support of H.R. 1956 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A letter from 20 organizations writing in support of H.R. 1193 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A statement from Representative Debbie Wasserman Schultz of Florida in support of H.R. 4612 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A statement from Representative Brendan F. Boyle of Pennsylvania in support of H.R. 3749 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - Testimony from the GO2 Foundation for Lung Cancer in support of H.R. 3749 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A letter from WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease in support of H.R. 1956 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A letter from 16 organizations writing in support of H.R. 4555 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A statement from Representative Jennifer Wexton of Virginia in support of H.R. 623 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A statement from Representative Kathleen M. Rice of New York in support of H.R. 1193 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A statement from Debbie Haine Vijayvergiya of the 2 Degrees Foundation in support of H.R. 5487 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A statement from Representative Andy Barr of Kentucky in support of H.R. 1193 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - A PowerPoint and summary of stillbirth in the US [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Document for the Record - Testimony from Representative Jamie Raskin of Maryland in support of H.R. 2161 [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM

Member Statements

  • Opening Statement of Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Ranking Member of the Full Committee [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Opening Statement of Rep. Brett Guthrie, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Health [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Opening Statement of Rep. Anna G. Eshoo, Chairwoman of the Subcommittee on Health [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM
  • Opening Statement of Rep. Frank Pallone, Jr., Chairman of the Full Committee [PDF] Added 11/09/2021 at 02:18 PM

Hearing Record

  • Preliminary Transcript [PDF] Added 12/14/2021 at 01:06 PM
  • Hearing: Member Roster [PDF] Added 12/14/2021 at 02:28 PM

First Published: October 13, 2021 at 05:00 PM
Last Updated: December 14, 2021 at 02:28 PM