Federal - S 3530

A bill to reauthorize the Museum and Library Services Act.

Introduced

September 28, 2018

Description

A bill to reauthorize the Museum and Library Services Act.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 23

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  • Dec. 6, 2018 — Received in the House and held at the desk. Congressional Record p. H9766

  • Dec. 4, 2018 — Measure, as amended, passed in the Senate by unanimous consent.

  • Dec. 4, 2018 — Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee-reported amendments adopted by unanimous consent.

  • Dec. 4, 2018 — Considered by the Senate.

  • Dec. 4, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Hirono, (D-Hawaii)Stabenow, (D-Mich.)
  • Nov. 29, 2018 — Full committee consideration and markup held by the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee.

    Nov. 29, 2018 — Committee Vote: En Bloc Bills — En Bloc Amendments
      Alexander, R-Tenn. —

    En bloc amendments to:

    -- S 2076, that would remove the findings section of the bill and require entities that apply to receive a centers of excellence cooperative agreement to coordinate with existing federal and state Alzheimer's disease and dementia programs.

    The substitute amendment also would eliminate from the bill the requirement that centers would have to support local health officials in implementing the most current version of the Center for Disease's Healthy Brain Initiative: Public Health Road Map.

    It also would remove from the bill any consideration for awards related to aggregate success rate for National Institutes of Health funding.

    It also would add new reporting requirements to the secretary of Health and Human Services for grant recipients for the centers of excellence, including the programs and activities funded under the grant and outcomes related to such programs and activities.

    It also would authorize appropriations of $20 million annually for the three grant programs included in the legislation for fiscal 2020 through 2024.

    --S 3530, that would eliminate from the bill the definition of an Institution of Higher Education.

    The manager's amendment also would make technical changes throughout the bill, including the replacement of references to fiscal 2018 with fiscal 2019.

    -- S 3657, that would add language that would eliminate, from the Public Health Service Act, a provision that allows the administration to conduct a study on traumatic brain injury that incorporates: collaboration with state and local health agencies; identifying common therapeutic interventions for rehabilitation of individuals with such injuries; the comparative effectiveness of interventions therapies; and, to identify interventions and therapies that can prevent or remediate the development of secondary neurologic conditions.

    En bloc amendments to:

    -- S 2076, that would remove the findings section of the bill and require entities that apply to receive a centers of excellence cooperative agreement to coordinate with existing federal and state Alzheimer's disease and dementia programs.

    The substitute amendment also would eliminate from the bill the requirement that centers would have to support local health officials in implementing the most current version of the Center for Disease's Healthy Brain Initiative: Public Health Road Map.

    It also would remove from the bill any consideration for awards related to aggregate success rate for National Institutes of Health funding.

    It also would add new reporting requirements to the secretary of Health and Human Services for grant recipients for the centers of excellence, including the programs and activities funded under the grant and outcomes related to such programs and activities.

    It also would authorize appropriations of $20 million annually for the three grant programs included in the legislation for fiscal 2020 through 2024.

    --S 3530, that would eliminate from the bill the definition of an Institution of Higher Education.

    The manager's amendment also would make technical changes throughout the bill, including the replacement of references to fiscal 2018 with fiscal 2019.

    -- S 3657, that would add language that would eliminate, from the Public Health Service Act, a provision that allows the administration to conduct a study on traumatic brain injury that incorporates: collaboration with state and local health agencies; identifying common therapeutic interventions for rehabilitation of individuals with such injuries; the comparative effectiveness of interventions therapies; and, to identify interventions and therapies that can prevent or remediate the development of secondary neurologic conditions.

    Adopted (en bloc) without objection.

    Nov. 29, 2018 — Committee Vote: Health and Museum-Library Programs Bills — Vote to Report
    Ordered reported favorably to the full Senate (en bloc as amended) by voice vote.
  • Nov. 27, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Smith, (D-Minn.)Wicker, (R-Miss.)
  • Nov. 14, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Duckworth, (D-Ill.)
  • Nov. 13, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Booker, (D-N.J.)Cardin, (D-Md.)
  • Oct. 11, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Van Hollen, (D-Md.)
  • Oct. 9, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Tester, (D-Mont.)
  • Oct. 4, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 2

    Coons, (D-Del.)Peters, G. (D-Mich.)
  • Oct. 2, 2018 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Klobuchar, (D-Minn.)
  • Sept. 28, 2018 — Original cosponsor(s): 11

    Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Hassan, (D-N.H.)Murkowski, (R-Alaska)
    Casey, (D-Pa.)Jones, (D-Ala.)Warren, (D-Mass.)
    Collins, S. (R-Maine)Kaine, (D-Va.)Whitehouse, (D-R.I.)
    Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)King, A. (I-Maine)
  • Sept. 28, 2018 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions.Congressional Record p. S6388