´┐╝Public Health, Workforce, Quality, and Related Provisions in PPACA

Congressional Research Service,
June 7, 2010

Public Health, Workforce, Quality, and Related Provisions in the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA)

Erin D. Williams, Coordinator
Specialist in Public Health and Bioethics

C. Stephen Redhead, Coordinator
Specialist in Health Policy

June 7, 2010 

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P.L. 111-148: Intellectual Property Provisions for Follow-On Biologics

Congressional Research Service,
May 25, 2010

P.L. 111-148: Intellectual Property Provisions for Follow-On Biologics

Wendy H. Schacht
Specialist in Science and Technology Policy

John R. Thomas
Visiting Scholar

May 25, 2010 

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Public Law 111-148, “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act”


March 23, 2010

Public Law 111–148 111th Congress

An Act
Entitled The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the United States of America in Congress assembled,

SECTION 1. SHORT TITLE; TABLE OF CONTENTS.

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Comparison of Division B Provisions of H.R. 3962 and Related Provisions in H.R. 3590

Congressional Research Service,
January 13, 2010

Excerpt from the transcript:

This memorandum was prepared to enable distribution to more than one congressional office.

To assist Members of Congress, Committees and staff in comparing the House-passed and Senate-passed health reform bills, CRS has compiled 5 memorandums that together describe all of the health-related…

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H.R. 3590, “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act”


January 5, 2010

H. R. 3590

One Hundred Eleventh Congress
of the
United States of America

AT THE SECOND SESSION

Begun and held at the City of Washington on Tuesday, the fifth day of January, two thousand and ten

An Act Read More

Amendment to H.R. 3590, “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act”

U.S. Senate,
December 24, 2009

In the Senate of the United States,

December 24, 2009.

Resolved, That the bill from the House of Representatives (H.R. 3590) entitled ‘‘An Act to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the first-time homebuyers credit in the case of members of…

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Congressional Record S13890

U.S. Government Printing Office,
December 24, 2009

Excerpt from the transcript:

The VICE PRESIDENT. Under the previous order, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R. 3590 which the clerk will report.

The legislative clerk read as follows:
A bill (H.R. 3590) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the…

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Congressional Record S13714

U.S. Government Printing Office,
December 22, 2009

Excerpt from the transcript:

The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore. Under the previous order, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R. 3590, which the clerk will report.

The legislative clerk read as follows:
A bill (H.R. 3590) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to…

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Congressional Record S13558

U.S. Government Printing Office,
December 20, 2009

Excerpt from the transcript:

The ACTING PRESIDENT pro tempore. Under the previous order, the Senate will resume consideration of H.R. 3590, which the clerk will report.

The bill clerk read as follows:
A bill (H.R. 3590) to amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify…

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PPACA: Good for Business, Good for Jobs, and Good for the Economy

Democratic Policy Committee,
December 3, 2009

Excerpt from the transcript:

The high cost of health insurance is a huge burden on American businesses large and small, stunting their ability to grow, innovate, compete, hire American workers, and ultimately rebuild the American economy. The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act is good for business, good for…

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H.R. 3590: The Quality, Affordable Health Care for All Americans Act

U.S. Senate Republican Policy Committee,
December 2, 2009

Excerpt from the transcript:

H.R. 3590, the Service Members Home Ownership Tax Act of 2009, was read twice and placed on the Calendar on October 13, 2009. On November 21, Majority Leader Reid offered a complete substitute amendment to the bill, containing the text of the Quality, Affordable Health…

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H.R. 3590, the legislative vehicle for the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2009

Democratic Policy Committee,
November 21, 2009

Excerpt from the transcript:

Summary

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act will ensure that all Americans have access to quality, affordable health care and will create the transformation within the health care system necessary to contain costs. The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) has determined that…

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H.R. 3962, “Affordable Health Care for America Act,” CBO Analysis - Revised

Congressional Budget Office,
November 20, 2009

November 20, 2009 

Honorable John D. Dingell
U.S. House of Representatives
Washington, DC 20515

Dear Congressman: 

The Congressional Budget Office has revised its estimate of the net budgetary impact- transmitted on November 6, 2009-of H.R. 3962, the Affordable Health Care for America Act. [...]  

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H.R. 3962, “Affordable Health Care for America Act”

U.S. Senate,
November 19, 2009

111TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION

H. R. 3962

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES

NOVEMBER 10, 2009
Received and read the first time

NOVEMBER 16, 2009
Read the second time and placed on the calendar

AN…

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Amendment No. 2786 to H.R. 3590, “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act”

U.S. Senate,
November 19, 2009

AMENDMENT NO. 2786
Purpose: In the nature of a substitute.

IN THE SENATE OF THE UNITED STATES—111th Cong., 1st Sess.

H. R. 3590

To amend the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to modify the first-time homebuyers credit in the case of…

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H.R. 3590, “Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act,” CBO Analysis

Congressional Budget Office,
November 18, 2009

November 18, 2009 

Honorable Harry Reid
Majority Leader
United States Senate
Washington, DC 20510 

Dear Mr. Leader: 

The Congressional Budget Office (CBO) and the staff of the Joint Committee on Taxation (JCT) have estimated the direct spending and revenue effects ofthe Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, an…

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H.R. 3962, “Affordable Health Care for America Act,” Report 111-330

U.S. House of Representatives,
November 7, 2009

111TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION
REPORT 111–330

PROVIDING FOR CONSIDERATION OF THE BILL (H.R. 3962) TO PROVIDE AF- FORDABLE, QUALITY HEALTH CARE FOR ALL AMERICANS AND REDUCE THE GROWTH IN HEALTH CARE SPENDING, AND FOR OTHER PURPOSES, AND PROVIDING FOR CONSIDERATION OF THE BILL (H.R. 3961)…

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H.R. 3962, “Affordable Health Care for America Act”

U.S. House of Representatives,
November 7, 2009

111TH CONGRESS 1ST SESSION

H. R. 3962

AN ACT 

To provide affordable, quality health care for all Americans and reduce the growth in health care spending, and for other purposes.

 

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Congressional Record 27553-27574

U.S. Government Printing Office,
November 7, 2009

Excerpt from the transcript:

SEC. 604. STRENGTHEN MEDICARE PROVIDER ENROLLMENT STANDARDS AND SAFEGUARDS.

(a) PROTECTING AGAINST THE FRAUDULENT USE OF MEDICARE PROVIDER NUMBERS.-Subject to subsection (c)(2)-

(1) SCREENING NEW PROVIDERS.-As a condition of a provider of services or a supplier, including durable medical equipment suppliers…

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Congressional Record 27510-27533

U.S Government Printing Office,
November 7, 2009

Excerpt from the transcript:

H.R. 3962 consists of approximately 2,000 pages and costs more than $1 trillion over ten years. If adopted, this legislation will destroy millions of jobs by raising taxes on small businesses and other employers. H.R. 3962 also imposes new taxes on certain employer-provided health benefits and on…

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