Health: Medicare


Legislative — proposals, bills and analysis from 2006-present
Regulatory — administrative rules and information from U.S. offices and agencies
Judicial — current and past court cases and amicus briefs
Press Releases — Council statements and advisories to the news media



(Items in italic are available only to Council members.)

Official Source Documents

April 1, 2014 — Protecting Access to Medicare Act (S. 4302), As Passed By Senate & House

October 17, 2011 — Strengthening Medicare And Repaying Taxpayers (SMART) Act (S. 1718)

March 14, 2011 — the Strengthening Medicare And Repaying Taxpayers (SMART) Act (H.R. 1063)

June 23, 2008 — Ways and Means Committee Summary of the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (H.R. 6331)

June 23, 2008 — Republican Study Committee Summary of the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (H.R. 6331)

June 23, 2008 — Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (H.R. 6331)

June 11, 2008 — Preserving Access to Medicare Act (S. 3118)

June 9, 2008 — Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (S. 3101)

June 9, 2008 — Official Summary of the Medicare Improvements for Patients and Providers Act (S. 3101)

May 21, 2008 — Summary of Roadmap to America's Future (H.R. 6110) Ryan (D-WI)

February 25, 2008 — Medicare Funding Warning Response Act (S. 2662)

February 25, 2008 — Medicare Funding Warning Response Act (H.R. 5480)

February 16, 2008 — Medicare Funding Warning Response Act (As submitted by Bush Administration)

February 16, 2008 — Official Summary of Medicare Funding Warning Response Act

December 18, 2007 — Medicare, Medicaid, and SCHIP Extension Act (S. 2499)

December 18, 2007 — Official Summary of Medicare Legislation

February 7, 2006 — HHS Budget FY2007 Budget Summary Pages 53-57 Concerning "Increase High-Income Beneficiary Responsibility for Health Care Costs"

January 11, 2007 — CBO Report: Prescription Drug Pricing in the Private Sector

January 5, 2007 — Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotation Act (H.R. 4)

January 4, 2007 — Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act (H.R. 3)