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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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May 2, 2017 Hearing

The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations will hold a hearing on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “Combating Waste, Fraud, and Abuse in Medicaid’s Personal Care Services Program.”

 

May 2, 2017 Hearing

The Subcommittee on Health will hold a hearing on Tuesday, May 2, 2017, at 10:00 a.m. in 2123 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “Examining Improvements to the Regulation of Medical Technologies.” 

 

Apr 26, 2017 Press Release
Ranking Members Pallone & Wyden sent a letter to CMS Administrator Verma with concerns over a sudden decision to reverse course and grant $1.5 billion payment to Florida's LIP Medicaid program.
Apr 14, 2017 Press Release

WASHINGTON, DC – The leaders of the Senate and House health committees today released a discussion draft of bipartisan legislation reauthorizing the Food and Drug Administration user fee agreements.

Apr 13, 2017 Press Release
Pallone's statement following the release of a final rule from HHS intended to stabilize the ACA Marketplace.
Apr 10, 2017 Press Release
Pallone sent letters to the Inspectors General of five federal agencies to ask how the Trump administration's proposed budget cuts would impact their ability to conduct audits, evaluations, and investigations.
Apr 7, 2017 Press Release
Pallone's statement on a new report from S&P Global Ratings on the stability of the ACA Marketplace.
Apr 6, 2017 Press Release
Pallone's statement following a last minute Rules Committee hearing to consider half-baked changes to the TrumpCare bill.
Apr 4, 2017 Press Release

Energy and Commerce Ranking Member Frank Pallone, Jr. (D-NJ) highlighted the long-term benefits of reauthorizing and providing meaningful funding for the Brownfields program today at a Subcommittee on Environment hearing titled, “Discussion Draft: Brownfields Reauthorization:”

Apr 4, 2017 Hearing

The Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations will hold a hearing on Tuesday, April 4, 2017, at 10:15 a.m. in 2322 Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing is entitled “Cybersecurity in the Heath Care Sector: Strengthening Public-Private Partnerships.”