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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to ensure more timely access to home health services for Medicare beneficiaries under the Medicare program.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
06/26/2013Introduced in House

All Actions (5)

Date All Actions
07/23/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Ways and Means
06/28/2013Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
06/26/2013Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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
06/26/2013Referred to the Committee on Ways and Means, and in addition to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, 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
06/26/2013Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (162)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Schwartz, Allyson Y. [D-PA-13]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Coble, Howard [R-NC-6]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Coffman, Mike [R-CO-6]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Dent, Charles W. [R-PA-15]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Hanna, Richard L. [R-NY-22]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Harper, Gregg [R-MS-3]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Jones, Walter B., Jr. [R-NC-3]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14]* 06/26/2013
Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Meehan, Patrick [R-PA-7]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Tiberi, Patrick J. [R-OH-12]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Capps, Lois [D-CA-24]* 06/26/2013
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Ellison, Keith [D-MN-5]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Pingree, Chellie [D-ME-1]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Schrader, Kurt [D-OR-5]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Tsongas, Niki [D-MA-3]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Simpson, Michael K. [R-ID-2]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6]* 06/26/2013
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3] 06/27/2013
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1] 06/27/2013
Rep. Terry, Lee [R-NE-2] 07/10/2013
Rep. Duffy, Sean P. [R-WI-7] 07/10/2013
Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5] 07/10/2013
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2] 07/10/2013
Rep. Gardner, Cory [R-CO-4] 07/19/2013
Rep. Capito, Shelley Moore [R-WV-2] 07/19/2013
Rep. Michaud, Michael H. [D-ME-2] 07/19/2013
Rep. Courtney, Joe [D-CT-2] 07/19/2013
Rep. Shuster, Bill [R-PA-9] 07/23/2013
Rep. Titus, Dina [D-NV-1] 07/30/2013
Rep. Nunnelee, Alan [R-MS-1] 07/30/2013
Rep. Rahall, Nick J., II [D-WV-3] 07/30/2013
Rep. Norton, Eleanor Holmes [D-DC-At Large] 08/02/2013
Rep. Barletta, Lou [R-PA-11] 08/02/2013
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 08/02/2013
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2] 08/02/2013
Rep. Himes, James A. [D-CT-4] 09/09/2013
Rep. Griffin, Tim [R-AR-2] 09/09/2013
Rep. Langevin, James R. [D-RI-2] 09/09/2013
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 09/17/2013
Rep. Maffei, Daniel B. [D-NY-24] 09/17/2013
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] 09/23/2013
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1] 09/23/2013
Rep. Smith, Lamar [R-TX-21] 09/23/2013
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 09/25/2013
Rep. Heck, Denny [D-WA-10] 09/26/2013
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30] 09/30/2013
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large] 09/30/2013
Rep. Schakowsky, Janice D. [D-IL-9] 09/30/2013
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 10/01/2013
Rep. Graves, Sam [R-MO-6] 10/04/2013
Rep. Slaughter, Louise McIntosh [D-NY-25] 10/22/2013
Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large] 10/22/2013
Rep. Petri, Thomas E. [R-WI-6] 10/22/2013
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-40] 10/22/2013
Rep. Esty, Elizabeth H. [D-CT-5] 10/22/2013
Rep. Brown, Corrine [D-FL-5] 10/22/2013
Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37] 10/22/2013
Rep. McCarthy, Carolyn [D-NY-4] 10/29/2013
Rep. Payne, Donald M., Jr. [D-NJ-10] 10/29/2013
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9] 10/29/2013
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 10/29/2013
Rep. McIntyre, Mike [D-NC-7] 10/29/2013
Rep. Hanabusa, Colleen W. [D-HI-1] 10/30/2013
Rep. Jeffries, Hakeem S. [D-NY-8] 11/15/2013
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4] 11/15/2013
Rep. Moran, James P. [D-VA-8] 11/15/2013
Rep. Holt, Rush [D-NJ-12] 11/15/2013
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3] 11/15/2013
Rep. Cummings, Elijah E. [D-MD-7] 11/15/2013
Rep. Perlmutter, Ed [D-CO-7] 11/15/2013
Rep. Shea-Porter, Carol [D-NH-1] 11/15/2013
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 11/15/2013
Rep. Lummis, Cynthia M. [R-WY-At Large] 11/21/2013
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-35] 11/21/2013
Rep. Nolan, Richard M. [D-MN-8] 12/09/2013
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] 12/09/2013
Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36] 12/09/2013
Rep. Kirkpatrick, Ann [D-AZ-1] 12/09/2013
Rep. Latham, Tom [R-IA-3] 12/09/2013
Rep. Kildee, Daniel T. [D-MI-5] 12/09/2013
Rep. Lowenthal, Alan S. [D-CA-47] 12/12/2013
Rep. Olson, Pete [R-TX-22] 12/12/2013
Rep. Walz, Timothy J. [D-MN-1] 01/16/2014
Rep. Lujan Grisham, Michelle [D-NM-1] 01/16/2014
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] 01/16/2014
Rep. Forbes, J. Randy [R-VA-4] 01/16/2014
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-17] 02/10/2014
Rep. Pearce, Stevan [R-NM-2] 02/10/2014
Rep. Jenkins, Lynn [R-KS-2] 02/11/2014
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3] 02/28/2014
Rep. Polis, Jared [D-CO-2] 02/28/2014
Rep. Bachmann, Michele [R-MN-6] 02/28/2014
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4] 03/14/2014
Rep. Horsford, Steven [D-NV-4] 03/14/2014
Rep. Edwards, Donna F. [D-MD-4] 03/14/2014
Rep. Keating, William R. [D-MA-9] 03/14/2014
Rep. Pascrell, Bill, Jr. [D-NJ-9] 04/04/2014
Rep. Tierney, John F. [D-MA-6] 04/04/2014
Rep. Owens, William L. [D-NY-21] 04/04/2014
Rep. O'Rourke, Beto [D-TX-16] 04/04/2014
Rep. Brooks, Susan W. [R-IN-5] 04/04/2014
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] 04/04/2014
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2] 04/10/2014
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 04/10/2014
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] 04/10/2014
Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-WA-1] 05/02/2014
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] 05/02/2014
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Michael G. [R-PA-8] 05/02/2014
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 05/02/2014
Rep. Ribble, Reid J. [R-WI-8] 05/02/2014
Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11] 05/02/2014
Rep. Braley, Bruce L. [D-IA-1] 05/02/2014
Rep. McNerney, Jerry [D-CA-9] 05/29/2014
Rep. Bishop, Timothy H. [D-NY-1] 05/29/2014
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3] 05/29/2014
Rep. Kennedy, Joseph P., III [D-MA-4] 05/29/2014
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20] 05/29/2014
Rep. Latta, Robert E. [R-OH-5] 05/29/2014
Rep. Vargas, Juan [D-CA-51] 05/29/2014
Rep. Carney, John C., Jr. [D-DE-At Large] 05/29/2014
Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-5] 06/12/2014
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2] 06/12/2014
Rep. Hastings, Doc [R-WA-4] 06/12/2014
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] 06/12/2014
Rep. Gibson, Christopher P. [R-NY-19] 06/12/2014
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13] 06/20/2014
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 06/20/2014
Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-5] 06/20/2014
Rep. Young, Todd C. [R-IN-9] 06/20/2014
Rep. Beatty, Joyce [D-OH-3] 06/20/2014
Rep. Grimm, Michael G. [R-NY-11] 07/03/2014
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-28] 07/03/2014
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] 07/03/2014
Rep. LoBiondo, Frank A. [R-NJ-2] 07/03/2014
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] 07/11/2014
Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13] 07/11/2014
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 07/30/2014
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3] 07/30/2014
Rep. Murphy, Tim [R-PA-18] 07/30/2014
Rep. Smith, Christopher H. [R-NJ-4] 07/30/2014
Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] 07/30/2014
Rep. Matsui, Doris O. [D-CA-6] 08/01/2014
Rep. Rangel, Charles B. [D-NY-13] 09/10/2014
Rep. Herrera Beutler, Jaime [R-WA-3] 09/10/2014
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 09/10/2014
Rep. Kelly, Mike [R-PA-3] 09/16/2014
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 09/16/2014
Rep. Bera, Ami [D-CA-7] 09/16/2014
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] 11/18/2014
Rep. Pompeo, Mike [R-KS-4] 11/18/2014
Rep. Hultgren, Randy [R-IL-14] 11/18/2014
Rep. Kelly, Robin L. [D-IL-2] 11/18/2014
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 11/18/2014
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20] 11/18/2014
Rep. Heck, Joseph J. [R-NV-3] 01/02/2015
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] 01/02/2015
Rep. Hinojosa, Ruben [D-TX-15] 01/02/2015

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Ways and Means06/26/2013 Referred to
House Ways and Means Subcommittee on Health07/23/2013 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce06/26/2013 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health06/28/2013 Referred to

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Introduced in House (06/26/2013)

Home Health Care Planning Improvement Act of 2013 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to revise conditions of and limitations on payment for home health care services.

Allows payment for home health services to Medicare beneficiaries by: (1) a nurse practitioner, (2) a clinical nurse specialist working in collaboration with a physician in accordance with state law, (3) a certified nurse-midwife, or (4) a physician assistant under a physician's supervision.