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Capps announced health centers grants of more than $1 million to enroll uninsured residents in new health coverage options made available by the Affordable Care Act.
Capps introduced the School-Based Health Centers Act, which would provide federal support for critical, high-quality comprehensive health care, mental health care and social services at School-Based Health Centers across the nation.
Capps introduced the Planning Actively for Cancer Treatment (PACT) Act to improve the quality and coordination of cancer care for Medicare beneficiaries.
HOPE Act Would Allow Research on HIV-Positive to HIV-Positive Organ Transplantation
Congresswoman Capps introduced legislation that would provide critical resources to assist schools with teaching students across the country the life-saving skills of CPR.
Capps applauded Covered California’s release of the 13 individual and family health plans that will be available in California’s health insurance marketplace starting in January 2014.
Capps highlighted a recent report from Families USA detailing the number of Californians living in San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura Counties who will be eligible for new tax credits under the Affordable Care Act.
Capps Introduces Legislation to End Research Ban On Organ Donation From HIV-Positive Donors to HIV-Positive Transplant Recipients
Boxer, Coburn, Baldwin, Paul Introduce Identical Legislation in the Senate That Could Help Alleviate Long Transplant Waiting Lists
Bipartisan bill is designed to help increase research and accelerate the development of clinical trials to treat rare pediatric diseases