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Titles (2)

Short Titles

Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Lymphedema Treatment Act of 2019

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for Medicare coverage of certain lymphedema compression treatment items as items of durable medical equipment.


Actions Overview (1)

Date
03/28/2019Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

Date
03/28/2019Referred 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
03/28/2019Referred 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
03/28/2019Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR E366)
Action By: House of Representatives
03/28/2019Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (257)

* = Original cosponsor
CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Rep. Carter, Earl L. "Buddy" [R-GA-1]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Blumenauer, Earl [D-OR-3]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Kelly, Mike [R-PA-16]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Ruiz, Raul [D-CA-36]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Welch, Peter [D-VT-At Large]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Gianforte, Greg [R-MT-At Large]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Matsui, Doris O. [D-CA-6]* 03/28/2019
Rep. DeFazio, Peter A. [D-OR-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Cicilline, David N. [D-RI-1]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Moore, Gwen [D-WI-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Gabbard, Tulsi [D-HI-2]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Johnson, Eddie Bernice [D-TX-30]* 03/28/2019
Rep. McMorris Rodgers, Cathy [R-WA-5]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Fitzpatrick, Brian K. [R-PA-1]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Gaetz, Matt [R-FL-1]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Diaz-Balart, Mario [R-FL-25]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Holding, George [R-NC-2]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Bustos, Cheri [D-IL-17]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Butterfield, G. K. [D-NC-1]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Vela, Filemon [D-TX-34]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Blunt Rochester, Lisa [D-DE-At Large]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Rush, Bobby L. [D-IL-1]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Khanna, Ro [D-CA-17]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Moulton, Seth [D-MA-6]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Yarmuth, John A. [D-KY-3]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Grijalva, Raul M. [D-AZ-3]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Hill, Katie [D-CA-25]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Foster, Bill [D-IL-11]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Tonko, Paul [D-NY-20]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Hastings, Alcee L. [D-FL-20]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Thompson, Mike [D-CA-5]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Cleaver, Emanuel [D-MO-5]* 03/28/2019
Rep. King, Peter T. [R-NY-2]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Massie, Thomas [R-KY-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. King, Steve [R-IA-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Rutherford, John H. [R-FL-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Lipinski, Daniel [D-IL-3]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Cohen, Steve [D-TN-9]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Visclosky, Peter J. [D-IN-1]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Suozzi, Thomas R. [D-NY-3]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Davis, Susan A. [D-CA-53]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Gallego, Ruben [D-AZ-7]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Heck, Denny [D-WA-10]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Doyle, Michael F. [D-PA-18]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Price, David E. [D-NC-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Cole, Tom [R-OK-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Smith, Adrian [R-NE-3]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Westerman, Bruce [R-AR-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Byrne, Bradley [R-AL-1]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Davis, Rodney [R-IL-13]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Raskin, Jamie [D-MD-8]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Kind, Ron [D-WI-3]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Rose, Max [D-NY-11]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Duffy, Sean P. [R-WI-7]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Katko, John [R-NY-24]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Stewart, Chris [R-UT-2]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Griffith, H. Morgan [R-VA-9]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Gonzalez-Colon, Jenniffer [R-PR-At Large]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Brooks, Susan W. [R-IN-5]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Zeldin, Lee M. [R-NY-1]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Ryan, Tim [D-OH-13]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Deutch, Theodore E. [D-FL-22]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Sewell, Terri A. [D-AL-7]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Kelly, Robin L. [D-IL-2]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Mucarsel-Powell, Debbie [D-FL-26]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Barragan, Nanette Diaz [D-CA-44]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Schrier, Kim [D-WA-8]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Young, Don [R-AK-At Large]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Mullin, Markwayne [R-OK-2]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Rice, Tom [R-SC-7]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Radewagen, Aumua Amata Coleman [R-AS-At Large]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Neguse, Joe [D-CO-2]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Engel, Eliot L. [D-NY-16]* 03/28/2019
Rep. McCollum, Betty [D-MN-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Dingell, Debbie [D-MI-12]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Cartwright, Matt [D-PA-8]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Cooper, Jim [D-TN-5]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Rice, Kathleen M. [D-NY-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Wilson, Joe [R-SC-2]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Hurd, Will [R-TX-23]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Rooney, Francis [R-FL-19]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Wenstrup, Brad R. [R-OH-2]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Joyce, David P. [R-OH-14]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Loebsack, David [D-IA-2]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Schiff, Adam B. [D-CA-28]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Morelle, Joseph D. [D-NY-25]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Bonamici, Suzanne [D-OR-1]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Lawson, Al, Jr. [D-FL-5]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Posey, Bill [R-FL-8]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Lamborn, Doug [R-CO-5]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Adams, Alma S. [D-NC-12]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Palazzo, Steven M. [R-MS-4]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Mitchell, Paul [R-MI-10]* 03/28/2019
Rep. Marshall, Roger W. [R-KS-1] 04/01/2019
Rep. Johnson, Bill [R-OH-6] 04/01/2019
Rep. Lieu, Ted [D-CA-33] 04/01/2019
Rep. Schweikert, David [R-AZ-6] 04/01/2019
Rep. Speier, Jackie [D-CA-14] 04/01/2019
Rep. Bergman, Jack [R-MI-1] 04/01/2019
Rep. McKinley, David B. [R-WV-1] 04/01/2019
Rep. Scott, Austin [R-GA-8] 04/01/2019
Rep. Maloney, Carolyn B. [D-NY-12] 04/01/2019
Rep. Mast, Brian J. [R-FL-18] 04/03/2019
Rep. Garamendi, John [D-CA-3] 04/03/2019
Rep. Connolly, Gerald E. [D-VA-11] 04/09/2019
Rep. Yoho, Ted S. [R-FL-3] 04/09/2019
Rep. Gooden, Lance [R-TX-5] 04/09/2019
Rep. Guest, Michael [R-MS-3] 04/09/2019
Rep. Malinowski, Tom [D-NJ-7] 04/09/2019
Rep. Brownley, Julia [D-CA-26] 04/09/2019
Rep. Frankel, Lois [D-FL-21] 04/09/2019
Rep. Armstrong, Kelly [R-ND-At Large] 04/12/2019
Rep. Allred, Colin Z. [D-TX-32] 04/12/2019
Rep. Herrera Beutler, Jaime [R-WA-3] 04/12/2019
Rep. Turner, Michael R. [R-OH-10] 04/12/2019
Rep. Huizenga, Bill [R-MI-2] 04/12/2019
Rep. Boyle, Brendan F. [D-PA-2] 04/12/2019
Rep. Swalwell, Eric [D-CA-15] 04/12/2019
Rep. Hern, Kevin [R-OK-1] 04/12/2019
Rep. Quigley, Mike [D-IL-5] 04/12/2019
Rep. Newhouse, Dan [R-WA-4] 04/12/2019
Rep. Bost, Mike [R-IL-12] 04/18/2019
Rep. Maloney, Sean Patrick [D-NY-18] 04/18/2019
Rep. Sablan, Gregorio Kilili Camacho [D-MP-At Large] 04/18/2019
Rep. Amodei, Mark E. [R-NV-2] 04/25/2019
Rep. Hudson, Richard [R-NC-8] 04/25/2019
Rep. Kilmer, Derek [D-WA-6] 04/25/2019
Rep. Hill, J. French [R-AR-2] 04/25/2019
Rep. Walorski, Jackie [R-IN-2] 04/25/2019
Rep. Krishnamoorthi, Raja [D-IL-8] 04/25/2019
Rep. Castro, Joaquin [D-TX-20] 04/25/2019
Rep. Levin, Mike [D-CA-49] 04/25/2019
Rep. Kaptur, Marcy [D-OH-9] 04/25/2019
Rep. McGovern, James P. [D-MA-2] 04/25/2019
Rep. Clay, Wm. Lacy [D-MO-1] 04/25/2019
Rep. Gosar, Paul A. [R-AZ-4] 04/25/2019
Rep. Gohmert, Louie [R-TX-1] 04/25/2019
Rep. Espaillat, Adriano [D-NY-13] 04/25/2019
Rep. Tipton, Scott R. [R-CO-3] 04/25/2019
Rep. Kinzinger, Adam [R-IL-16] 04/25/2019
Rep. Larsen, Rick [D-WA-2] 04/25/2019
Rep. Kirkpatrick, Ann [D-AZ-2] 04/25/2019
Rep. Hollingsworth, Trey [R-IN-9] 04/25/2019
Rep. Stefanik, Elise M. [R-NY-21] 04/25/2019
Rep. Meeks, Gregory W. [D-NY-5] 05/01/2019
Rep. Serrano, Jose E. [D-NY-15] 05/01/2019
Rep. DeGette, Diana [D-CO-1] 05/01/2019
Rep. Flores, Bill [R-TX-17] 05/01/2019
Rep. Jayapal, Pramila [D-WA-7] 05/01/2019
Rep. Roe, David P. [R-TN-1] 05/01/2019
Rep. Wilson, Frederica S. [D-FL-24] 05/01/2019
Rep. Casten, Sean [D-IL-6] 05/01/2019
Rep. Ratcliffe, John [R-TX-4] 05/01/2019
Rep. Hice, Jody B. [R-GA-10] 05/01/2019
Rep. Clarke, Yvette D. [D-NY-9] 05/01/2019
Rep. Crawford, Eric A. "Rick" [R-AR-1] 05/01/2019
Rep. Lawrence, Brenda L. [D-MI-14] 05/01/2019
Rep. Higgins, Brian [D-NY-26] 05/01/2019
Rep. Craig, Angie [D-MN-2] 05/01/2019
Rep. Loudermilk, Barry [R-GA-11] 05/01/2019
Rep. Buchanan, Vern [R-FL-16] 05/01/2019
Rep. Castor, Kathy [D-FL-14] 05/01/2019
Rep. Haaland, Debra A. [D-NM-1] 05/01/2019
Rep. Fudge, Marcia L. [D-OH-11] 05/01/2019
Rep. Brooks, Mo [R-AL-5] 05/01/2019
Rep. Pocan, Mark [D-WI-2] 05/01/2019
Rep. Granger, Kay [R-TX-12] 05/01/2019
Rep. Crist, Charlie [D-FL-13] 05/01/2019
Rep. Doggett, Lloyd [D-TX-35] 05/01/2019
Rep. Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA-19] 05/02/2019
Rep. Levin, Andy [D-MI-9] 05/02/2019
Rep. Walberg, Tim [R-MI-7] 05/02/2019
Rep. Reschenthaler, Guy [R-PA-14] 05/07/2019
Rep. Thornberry, Mac [R-TX-13] 05/07/2019
Rep. Beatty, Joyce [D-OH-3] 05/07/2019
Rep. Omar, Ilhan [D-MN-5] 05/07/2019
Rep. Rogers, Harold [R-KY-5] 05/07/2019
Rep. Aguilar, Pete [D-CA-31] 05/07/2019
Rep. DeLauro, Rosa L. [D-CT-3] 05/07/2019
Rep. Gonzalez, Vicente [D-TX-15] 05/07/2019
Rep. Peters, Scott H. [D-CA-52] 05/07/2019
Rep. Wasserman Schultz, Debbie [D-FL-23] 05/07/2019
Rep. Tlaib, Rashida [D-MI-13] 05/09/2019
Rep. Soto, Darren [D-FL-9] 05/09/2019
Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, Alexandria [D-NY-14] 05/09/2019
Rep. Smith, Adam [D-WA-9] 05/09/2019
Rep. DelBene, Suzan K. [D-WA-1] 05/09/2019
Rep. Sires, Albio [D-NJ-8] 05/09/2019
Rep. Bishop, Sanford D., Jr. [D-GA-2] 05/09/2019
Rep. O'Halleran, Tom [D-AZ-1] 05/09/2019
Rep. Johnson, Henry C. "Hank," Jr. [D-GA-4] 05/09/2019
Rep. LaMalfa, Doug [R-CA-1] 05/09/2019
Rep. Roybal-Allard, Lucille [D-CA-40] 05/09/2019
Rep. Thompson, Bennie G. [D-MS-2] 05/09/2019
Rep. Bilirakis, Gus M. [R-FL-12] 05/09/2019
Rep. Rouda, Harley [D-CA-48] 05/09/2019
Rep. Thompson, Glenn [R-PA-15] 05/09/2019
Rep. Ruppersberger, C. A. Dutch [D-MD-2] 05/09/2019
Rep. Lucas, Frank D. [R-OK-3] 05/09/2019
Rep. Bera, Ami [D-CA-7] 05/09/2019
Rep. Horn, Kendra S. [D-OK-5] 05/09/2019
Rep. Abraham, Ralph Lee [R-LA-5] 05/14/2019
Rep. Cunningham, Joe [D-SC-1] 05/14/2019
Rep. Hartzler, Vicky [R-MO-4] 05/14/2019
Rep. Cook, Paul [R-CA-8] 05/14/2019
Rep. Wagner, Ann [R-MO-2] 05/14/2019
Rep. Demings, Val Butler [D-FL-10] 05/14/2019
Rep. Davis, Danny K. [D-IL-7] 05/14/2019
Rep. Kelly, Trent [R-MS-1] 05/14/2019
Rep. Kuster, Ann M. [D-NH-2] 05/14/2019
Rep. Lee, Susie [D-NV-3] 05/14/2019
Rep. Burchett, Tim [R-TN-2] 05/14/2019
Rep. Miller, Carol D. [R-WV-3] 05/14/2019
Rep. Stauber, Pete [R-MN-8] 05/14/2019
Rep. Joyce, John [R-PA-13] 05/14/2019
Rep. Stevens, Haley M. [D-MI-11] 05/14/2019
Rep. Green, Al [D-TX-9] 05/14/2019
Rep. Sensenbrenner, F. James, Jr. [R-WI-5] 05/14/2019
Rep. Brindisi, Anthony [D-NY-22] 05/14/2019
Rep. Ferguson, A. Drew, IV [R-GA-3] 05/15/2019
Rep. Scanlon, Mary Gay [D-PA-5] 05/15/2019
Rep. Garcia, Sylvia R. [D-TX-29] 05/15/2019
Rep. Steube, W. Gregory [R-FL-17] 05/15/2019
Rep. Gallagher, Mike [R-WI-8] 05/15/2019
Rep. Peterson, Collin C. [D-MN-7] 05/15/2019
Rep. Collins, Chris [R-NY-27] 05/15/2019
Rep. Womack, Steve [R-AR-3] 05/16/2019
Rep. Bass, Karen [D-CA-37] 05/16/2019
Rep. Smith, Jason [R-MO-8] 05/21/2019
Rep. Bacon, Don [R-NE-2] 05/21/2019
Rep. Sarbanes, John P. [D-MD-3] 05/21/2019
Rep. Van Drew, Jefferson [D-NJ-2] 05/21/2019
Rep. Escobar, Veronica [D-TX-16] 05/21/2019
Rep. Kim, Andy [D-NJ-3] 05/21/2019
Rep. Stivers, Steve [R-OH-15] 05/21/2019
Rep. Webster, Daniel [R-FL-11] 05/21/2019
Rep. Murphy, Stephanie N. [D-FL-7] 05/21/2019
Rep. Wittman, Robert J. [R-VA-1] 05/21/2019
Rep. LaHood, Darin [R-IL-18] 05/22/2019
Rep. Clark, Katherine M. [D-MA-5] 05/22/2019
Rep. Phillips, Dean [D-MN-3] 05/22/2019
Rep. Smucker, Lloyd [R-PA-11] 05/22/2019
Rep. Emmer, Tom [R-MN-6] 05/22/2019
Rep. Watkins, Steve [R-KS-2] 05/22/2019
Rep. Delgado, Antonio [D-NY-19] 05/22/2019
Rep. Lujan, Ben Ray [D-NM-3] 05/22/2019
Rep. Long, Billy [R-MO-7] 05/22/2019
Rep. Graves, Sam [R-MO-6] 05/22/2019
Rep. Hunter, Duncan D. [R-CA-50] 05/24/2019
Rep. Grothman, Glenn [R-WI-6] 05/24/2019
Rep. Lee, Barbara [D-CA-13] 05/24/2019
Rep. Dunn, Neal P. [R-FL-2] 05/24/2019
Rep. Moolenaar, John R. [R-MI-4] 05/24/2019
Rep. Wild, Susan [D-PA-7] 05/24/2019
Rep. Case, Ed [D-HI-1] 05/24/2019
Rep. Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO-3] 05/24/2019
Rep. Comer, James [R-KY-1] 05/24/2019

Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce03/28/2019 Referred to
House Ways and Means03/28/2019 Referred to

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Subjects (4)


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Introduced in House (03/28/2019)

Lymphedema Treatment Act of 2019

This bill includes certain lymphedema compression treatment items as covered durable medical equipment under Medicare. (Lymphedema is a condition of localized fluid retention and tissue swelling that is caused when the lymphatic system is damaged or blocked.)