NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH

NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH

Bills and resolutions

Dept. of HHS: conduct study on unintended impacts of sex trafficking legislation and loss of online services and platforms on the health and safety of sex workers (see S. 3165), S93 [8JA]

Dept. of the Treasury: establish Biomedical Innovation Fund (see S. 3161), S93 [8JA]

Health: require certain drug manufacturers entering into settlement agreements for violations of law to make supplemental payments to be used to increase medical research funding (see S. 3163), S93 [8JA]

Remarks in House

Drugs: provide assistance to States and localities affected by the opioid epidemic and improve delivery of essential services to individuals with substance use disorders and their families (H.R. 2569), unanimous-consent agreement, H203 [13JA]

Morality and ethics: prohibit sale or transactions relative to human fetal tissue (H.R. 4800), H287 [15JA]

Remarks in Senate

Health: pandemic preparedness and global health programs funding, S1037 [12FE]