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Committee activity related to implementation of the Affordable Care Act; health insurance company practices; Medicare and Medicaid; prescription drugs; chronic and infectious diseases; reproductive and women’s health; and the safety of America’s food supply. 

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Mar 3, 2020 Hearing

The Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce will hold a legislative hearing on Tuesday, March 3, 2020, in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled, "Combatting an Epidemic: Legislation to Help Patients with Substance Use Disorders."

 

Legislation

H.R. 1329, the "Medicaid Reentry Act"

Feb 26, 2020 Press Release
Pallone's opening remarks at a Health Subcommittee hearing on the HHS budget and the coronavirus outbreak.
Feb 26, 2020 Hearing

The Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce held a hearing on Wednesday, February 26, 2020, at 1:00 p.m. in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled, "The Fiscal Year 2021 HHS Budget and Oversight of the Coronavirus Outbreak."

 

Key Documents

Memorandum from Chairman Pallone to the Subcommittee on Health

Feb 25, 2020 Press Release
Pallone and Eshoo announced a legislative hearing to help people with substance use disorders.
Feb 25, 2020 Press Release
Pallone wrote to FDA Commissioner Hahn regarding proposed regulations to limit maximum nicotine levels in cigarettes.
Feb 19, 2020 Press Release
Pallone and Eshoo announced additional details for the Health Subcommittee hearing on the FY 2021 budget and coronavirus outbreak.
Feb 13, 2020 Press Release
Pallone and Eshoo announced a hearing with HHS Secretary Azar on the FY 2021 budget and efforts to contain the coronavirus outbreak.
Feb 12, 2020 Hearing

The Subcommittee on Health of the Committee on Energy and Commerce held a legislative hearing on Wednesday, February 12, 2020, at 10 a.m. in the John D. Dingell Room, 2123 of the Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled, "Protecting Women's Access to Reproductive Health Care."

 

Key Documents

Memorandum from Chairman Pallone to the Subcommittee on Health

Feb 12, 2020 Press Release
Chairman Pallone's opening remarks at a Health Subcommittee hearing on, “Protecting Women’s Access to Reproductive Health Care.”
Feb 10, 2020 Press Release
Chairman Pallone responds to President Trump's fiscal year 2021 budget.