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Health Care Priorities

Wednesday, September 8, 2010 - 8:00pm

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Issue Areas:

Health Care Reform

Medicare

Medical Liability Reform

Retiree Health

Workplace Wellness and Disease Management

ERISA Preemption

Consumer-Directed Health Products

Cafeteria Plans

Health Information Technology

Employer Mandate

Comparative Effectiveness

Patient-Centered Medical Home

 

Comments:

Health Care Regulatory Work Summary Document (includes links to all health care comment letters)

To view a complete list of the Chamber's recent comments click here:  http://www.uschamber.com/issues/comments

 

Letters:

11/25/13Letter to Senators Alexander, Risch, Rubio, and McConnell regarding S. 1735, the “Self-Insurance Protection Act"

11/25/13 - Letter to Representatives Jenkins and Barrow regarding the H.R. 2835, the "Restoring Access to Medication Act of 2013"

11/21/13Letter to Representative Jack Kingston regarding H.R. 3419, the “Small Business Fairness in Obamacare Act”

11/20/13Letter to Senators Roberts and Landrieu regarding S. 1647, the “Restoring Access to Medication Act"

11/20/13Letter to Representatives Cassidy and Roe regarding H.R. 3462, the “Self-Insurance Protection Act”

9/27/13Letter to Senators Harkin and Alexander and Representatives Upton and Waxman regarding H.R. 3204, the "Drug Quality and Security Act"

9/19/13Letter to Representatives Roe and Scalise Regarding H.R. 3121, the American Health Care Reform Act of 2013

7/16/13Key Vote Letter to House in Support of H.R. 2667, the “Authority for Mandate Delay Act"

7/16/13Coalition Letter to House in Support of H.R. 2667, the “Authority for Mandate Delay Act"

7/8/13 - Letter to Senators Collins and Donnelly on S. 1188, the Forty Hours is Full Time Act of 2013, on the definition of full time employment

6/28/13 - Letter to Representative Todd Young on H.R. 2575, the Save American Workers Act, on the definition of full time employment

6/6/13 - Letter to Senators Hatch and Rubio on S. 1031, the Family and Retirement Health Investment Act of 2013, on HSAs and FSAs

5/9/13 - Coalition letter to Representatives Hudson and Pittenger on H.R. 1254, the Auto Enroll Repeal Act of 2013, regarding Auto Enroll Repeal

3/22/13Letter to Senator Johanns on S. 610, the Family Health Care Flexibility Act, regarding HSA and FSA Improvements

3/22/13Letter to Representative Paulsen on H.R. 1248, the Family Health Care Flexibility Act, regarding HSA and FSA Improvements

3/20/13Letter to Senators Hatch and Barrasso on S. 603, the Jobs and Premium Protection Act of 2013, regarding HIT Repeal

3/1/13Letter to Senators Hatch and Alexander on S. 399, the American Job Protection Act, regarding the Employer Mandate

3/1/13 - Letter to Representatives Boustany, Barrow, and Tiberi on H.R. 903, the American Job Protection Act, regarding the employer mandate

2/15/13Letter to Representatives Boustany and Matheson regarding H.R. 763, the Jobs and Premium Protection Act of 2013, on HIT repeal

2/14/13Letter to Senator Hatch in support of his efforts on entitlement reform

2/11/13Letter to Senator Portman on S. 24, the Small Business Health Relief Act of 2013, regarding the Employer Mandate, Grandfather Regulations, HSAs, Health Insurance Tax

2/8/13Letter to Representatives Paulsen and Kind on H.R. 523, the Protect Medical Innovation Act, regarding the Medical Device Tax

To view a complete list of the Chamber's recent letters to Capitol Hill click here: http://www.uschamber.com/issues/letters

 

Testimony:

6/26/13Statement to the House Energy and Commerce Committee's Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigation on the Challenges Facing America’s Businesses under the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

7/10/12 - Statement to the House Committee on Oversight & Government Reform on Examining the Impact of ObamaCare on Job Creators and the Economy

8/2/11 - Statement to the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions on Health Reform and Health Insurance Premiums:  Empowering States to Serve Consumers

7/28/11 - Statement to the House Committee on Small Business Subcommittee on Healthcare & Technology on Small Businesses and PPACA: If They Like Their Coverage, Can They Keep it?

3/30/11 - Statement to the the House Committee on Energy and Commerce’s Subcommittee on Health on True Cost of PPACA: Effects on the Budget and Jobs

3/10/11 - Statement to the House Committee on Education and the Workforce’s Subcommittee on Health, Employment, Labor and Pensions on the Pressures of Rising Costs on Employer Provided Health Care

2/16/11 - Statement to the House Committee on Small Business on Putting Americans Back to Work: The State of the Small Business Economy

1/26/11 - Statement to the House Committee on Ways and Means on Health Care Law’s Impact on Jobs, Employers and the Economy

To view a complete list of the Chamber's recent testimony click here:  http://www.uschamber.com/issues/testimony