Governor Charlie Baker signed a budget for FY17 on Friday, July 8, after vetoing $256 million in spending included in the plan approved by the
On Wednesday and Thursday, the House passed H.B. 7107 and H.B. 7109, bills which transition the delivery system for Florida's Medicaid program to statewide managed care.
Given that the Fiscal Year (FY) 2011 appropriations process was not completed before the adjournment of the 111th Congress in December 2010, the federal government has been operating under a Continuing Resolution (CR) that is funded at FY 2010 spending levels.
Representative Pete Stark (D-Calif.), author of what is colloquially referred to as the “Stark Law,” continues to focus on perceived fraud and abuse within the healthcare industry.
On February 15, 2011, the House Energy and Commerce Health Subcommittee approved a number of health policy bills.
On September 16, 2010, the House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health approved with amendments the following bills.
On March 23, 2010, President Barack Obama signed into law H.R. 3590, the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act.
On Sunday, March 21, the House passed the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (HR 3590) (PPACA), which was previously passed by the Senate on Christmas Eve.
Debate over the fiscal 2009 war supplemental now moves to the Senate floor after the House on Thursday passed its bill and Senate Appropriations approved its version.