Federal - HR 1421

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital stay requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare, and for other purposes.

Introduced

March 8, 2017

Description

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to count a period of receipt of outpatient observation services in a hospital toward satisfying the 3-day inpatient hospital stay requirement for coverage of skilled nursing facility services under Medicare, and for other purposes.

Our Position

Support

Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 88

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  • July 11, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Velazquez, (D-N.Y.)
  • June 14, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Rush, (D-Ill.)
  • June 12, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Beyer (D-Va.)Larsen, R. (D-Wash.)Payne (D-N.J.)
  • May 22, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Khanna, (D-Calif.)
  • April 27, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lamb, (D-Pa.)
  • April 10, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Coffman, (R-Colo.)
  • March 22, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Hastings, (D-Fla.)
  • Feb. 6, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Meng, (D-N.Y.)
  • Nov. 29, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Adams, (D-N.C.)Richmond, (D-La.)Smith, Adam (D-Wash.)
  • Nov. 1, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Foster, (D-Ill.)
  • Oct. 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Connolly, (D-Va.)
  • Oct. 12, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Doggett, (D-Texas)Welch, (D-Vt.)
  • Sept. 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Faso, (R-N.Y.)Nadler, (D-N.Y.)
  • Sept. 6, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Higgins, B. (D-N.Y.)Price, (D-N.C.)
  • Aug. 1, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Crowley, (D-N.Y.)
  • July 18, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Amodei, (R-Nev.)Smucker, (R-Pa.)Stefanik, (R-N.Y.)
  • July 17, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Bera, (D-Calif.)Doyle, (D-Pa.)
  • July 12, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Esty, (D-Conn.)
  • June 29, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 3

    Beatty, (D-Ohio)Himes, (D-Conn.)Schiff, (D-Calif.)
  • June 26, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Clarke, Y. (D-N.Y.)Kind, (D-Wis.)
  • June 23, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Jeffries, (D-N.Y.)Norton, (D-D.C.)
  • June 13, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Conyers (D-Mich.)Peters, S. (D-Calif.)Scott, D. (D-Ga.)
    Garamendi, (D-Calif.)Reichert, (R-Wash.)Takano, (D-Calif.)
  • June 7, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 5

    Brady, R. (D-Pa.)Delaney, (D-Md.)Wasserman Schultz, (D-Fla.)
    Brownley, (D-Calif.)Titus, (D-Nev.)
  • May 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Barletta, (R-Pa.)
  • May 24, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Eshoo, (D-Calif.)
  • May 22, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Bustos, (D-Ill.)
  • May 19, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    McGovern, (D-Mass.)
  • May 16, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 4

    Frankel, (D-Fla.)Pingree, (D-Maine)
    Pascrell (D-N.J.)Shea-Porter, (D-N.H.)
  • May 3, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Moore, (D-Wis.)Ryan, T. (D-Ohio)
  • May 2, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Kaptur, (D-Ohio)
  • May 1, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Pocan, (D-Wis.)
  • April 28, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Lawson, (D-Fla.)
  • April 27, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Bishop, M. (R-Mich.)
  • April 26, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Larson, J. (D-Conn.)
  • April 25, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 6

    Cicilline, (D-R.I.)Deutch, (D-Fla.)Nolan, (D-Minn.)
    Cohen, (D-Tenn.)Lujan Grisham, M. (D-N.M.)Schakowsky, (D-Ill.)
  • March 28, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    DeGette, (D-Colo.)
  • March 24, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Kennedy, Joseph P. (D-Mass.)Peterson, (D-Minn.)
  • March 17, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Loebsack, (D-Iowa)
  • March 15, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Blumenauer, (D-Ore.)Swalwell, (D-Calif.)
  • March 9, 2017 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Grijalva, (D-Ariz.)
  • March 8, 2017 — Original cosponsor(s): 14

    DeFazio, (D-Ore.)Kilmer, (D-Wash.)Sensenbrenner, (R-Wis.)
    DeLauro, (D-Conn.)Kuster, (D-N.H.)Thompson, G. (R-Pa.)
    DelBene, (D-Wash.)Langevin, (D-R.I.)Tsongas, (D-Mass.)
    Ellison, (D-Minn.)Maloney, S.P. (D-N.Y.)Walz, (D-Minn.)
    Heck, (D-Wash.)McCollum, (D-Minn.)
  • March 8, 2017 — Read twice and referred to: House Energy and Commerce, House Ways and Means.Congressional Record p. H1947