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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act of 2011

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for extended months of Medicare coverage of immunosuppressive drugs for kidney transplant patients and other renal dialysis provisions.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
09/20/2011Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date
09/26/2011Referred for a period ending not later than September 26, 2011, (or for a later time if the Chairman so designates) to the Subcommittee on Health, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the subcommittee concerned.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
09/26/2011Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
09/20/2011Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
09/20/2011Referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned.
Action By: House of Representatives
09/20/2011Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (127)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Lewis, Jerry [R-CA-41]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Blackburn, Marsha [R-TN-7]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Himes, James A. [D-CT-4]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Latham, Tom [R-IA-4]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Rogers, Mike J. [R-MI-8]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Hurt, Robert [R-VA-5]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Young, C. W. Bill [R-FL-10]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Lance, Leonard [R-NJ-7]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Bachus, Spencer [R-AL-6]* 09/20/2011
Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Kildee, Dale E. [D-MI-5]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Boren, Dan [D-OK-2]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Stark, Fortney Pete [D-CA-13]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Inslee, Jay [D-WA-1]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Lewis, John [D-GA-5]* 09/20/2011
Rep. Peters, Gary C. [D-MI-9] 10/06/2011
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1] 10/06/2011
Rep. Woolsey, Lynn C. [D-CA-6] 10/06/2011
Rep. Marchant, Kenny [R-TX-24] 10/06/2011
Rep. McDermott, Jim [D-WA-7] 10/06/2011
Rep. Clarke, Hansen [D-MI-13] 10/14/2011
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-16] 10/14/2011
Rep. McCarthy, Carolyn [D-NY-4] 10/14/2011
Rep. Nadler, Jerrold [D-NY-8] 10/27/2011
Rep. Frank, Barney [D-MA-4] 10/27/2011
Rep. Rothman, Steven R. [D-NJ-9] 10/27/2011
Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] 10/27/2011
Rep. Bartlett, Roscoe G. [R-MD-6] 10/27/2011
Rep. Jackson, Jesse L., Jr. [D-IL-2] 10/27/2011
Rep. Marino, Tom [R-PA-10] 11/03/2011
Rep. Costa, Jim [D-CA-20] 11/03/2011
Rep. Wolf, Frank R. [R-VA-10] 11/03/2011
Rep. Holt, Rush [D-NJ-12] 11/03/2011
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Michael G. [R-PA-8] 11/18/2011
Rep. Carnahan, Russ [D-MO-3] 11/18/2011
Rep. Miller, Brad [D-NC-13] 11/18/2011
Rep. Platts, Todd Russell [R-PA-19] 11/18/2011
Rep. Emerson, Jo Ann [R-MO-8] 11/18/2011
Rep. Pierluisi, Pedro R. [D-PR-At Large] 12/01/2011
Rep. Cooper, Jim [D-TN-5] 12/08/2011
Rep. Payne, Donald M. [D-NJ-10] 12/08/2011
Rep. Benishek, Dan [R-MI-1] 12/08/2011
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-9] 12/08/2011
Rep. Brown, Corrine [D-FL-3] 12/13/2011
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1] 12/14/2011
Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] 12/20/2011
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-9] 01/24/2012
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3] 01/24/2012
Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3] 01/27/2012
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-3] 01/31/2012
Rep. Moran, James P. [D-VA-8] 02/06/2012
Rep. Rivera, David [R-FL-25] 02/06/2012
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 02/09/2012
Rep. Farr, Sam [D-CA-17] 02/09/2012
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 02/09/2012
Rep. Filner, Bob [D-CA-51] 02/09/2012
Rep. Ross, Mike [D-AR-4] 02/17/2012
Rep. Michaud, Michael H. [D-ME-2] 02/17/2012
Rep. Green, Gene [D-TX-29] 02/27/2012
Rep. McCotter, Thaddeus G. [R-MI-11] 03/08/2012
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 03/08/2012
Rep. Turner, Robert L. [R-NY-9] 03/19/2012
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-11] 03/19/2012
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 03/19/2012
Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-23] 03/19/2012
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4] 03/19/2012
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-23] 03/22/2012
Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-19] 03/22/2012
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-3] 03/27/2012
Rep. Towns, Edolphus [D-NY-10] 04/16/2012
Rep. Baca, Joe [D-CA-43] 04/16/2012
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-21] 04/19/2012
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-1] 04/27/2012
Rep. Meehan, Patrick [R-PA-7] 04/27/2012
Rep. Miller, Candice S. [R-MI-10] 04/27/2012
Rep. West, Allen B. [R-FL-22] 04/27/2012
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-15] 04/27/2012
Rep. Cassidy, Bill [R-LA-6] 04/27/2012
Rep. Markey, Edward J. [D-MA-7] 05/08/2012
Rep. Chu, Judy [D-CA-32] 05/08/2012
Rep. Ackerman, Gary L. [D-NY-5] 05/08/2012
Rep. Hahn, Janice [D-CA-36] 05/08/2012
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-15] 05/15/2012
Rep. Sanchez, Linda T. [D-CA-39] 05/15/2012
Rep. Bono Mack, Mary [R-CA-45] 05/15/2012
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-21] 05/15/2012
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 05/15/2012
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-29] 05/15/2012
Rep. Crenshaw, Ander [R-FL-4] 05/31/2012
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-7] 05/31/2012
Rep. Carson, Andre [D-IN-7] 05/31/2012
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2] 06/01/2012
Rep. Grimm, Michael G. [R-NY-13] 06/07/2012
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-34] 06/15/2012
Rep. Reyes, Silvestre [D-TX-16] 06/15/2012
Rep. Richardson, Laura [D-CA-37] 06/15/2012
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 06/15/2012
Rep. Gerlach, Jim [R-PA-6] 06/21/2012
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] 06/21/2012
Rep. Hinchey, Maurice D. [D-NY-22] 06/21/2012
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] 06/26/2012
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-CA-53] 06/26/2012
Rep. Paulsen, Erik [R-MN-3] 06/28/2012
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 06/28/2012
Rep. Forbes, J. Randy [R-VA-4] 07/09/2012
Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3] 07/09/2012
Rep. Conyers, John, Jr. [D-MI-14] 07/09/2012
Rep. Kissell, Larry [D-NC-8] 07/09/2012
Rep. Tsongas, Niki [D-MA-5] 07/11/2012
Rep. Holden, Tim [D-PA-17] 07/11/2012
Rep. Heinrich, Martin [D-NM-1] 07/18/2012
Rep. Schock, Aaron [R-IL-18] 07/18/2012
Rep. Bachmann, Michele [R-MN-6] 08/01/2012
Rep. Renacci, James B. [R-OH-16] 09/11/2012
Rep. Jackson Lee, Sheila [D-TX-18] 09/11/2012
Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7] 09/19/2012
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 09/21/2012
Rep. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV-2] 09/21/2012
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-13] 09/21/2012
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 09/21/2012
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] 11/14/2012
Rep. Scott, Tim [R-SC-1] 11/14/2012
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5] 11/29/2012
Rep. Van Hollen, Chris [D-MD-8] 12/19/2012

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce09/20/2011 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health09/26/2011 Referred to
House Ways and Means09/20/2011 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health09/26/2011 Referred to

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Introduced in House (09/20/2011)

Comprehensive Immunosuppressive Drug Coverage for Kidney Transplant Patients Act of 2011 - Amends title II (Old Age, Survivors and Disability Benefits) (OASDI) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to extend the months of coverage of immunosuppressive drugs for kidney transplant patients.

Amends SSA title XVIII (Medicare) to make eligible for enrollment in Medicare part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance), solely for the purpose of such drug coverage, every individual whose insurance benefits under Medicare part A (Hospital Insurance) have ended by reason of a kidney transplant or the end of any requirement for a regular course of dialysis.

Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services (HHS) to determine a monthly premium rate for such individuals equal to 35% of the monthly actuarial rate for enrollees age 65 and over. Prescribes a formula for detemination of a government contribution to such a premium.