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February 12, 2007

House Legislation: Health

H.R. 882 - Rep. Barton Gordon [D-TN]
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve access to emergency medical services and the quality of care furnished in emergency departments of hospitals and critical access hospitals by establishing a bipartisan commission to examine factors that affect the effective delivery of such services, by providing for additional payments for certain physician services furnished in such emergency departments, and by requiring reports on certain emergency department information as a condition of participation in the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.

H.R. 870 - Rep. Paul Gillmor [R-OH]
To amend the Public Health Service Act to provide liability protections for employees and contractors of health centers under section 330 of such Act who provide health services in emergency areas.

H.R. 881 - Rep. David Weldon [R-FL]
To amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to reduce human exposure to mercury through vaccines.

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