Floor Update: May 16, 2019 - 6:31 pm
The House is now taking the following votes:
  1. McKinley/Bucshon Amendment – Strikes Title II – Health Insurance Market Stabilization, which includes the following Affordable Care Act sections:  providing $200 million in grant funding for states to establish their own health care marketplaces, restoring funding for the navigator program, restoring funding for consumer outreach and educational activities, and reversing the Administration’s expansion of short-term limited duration insurance plans – 15 minutes
  2. Harder Amendment – Provides opioid specific education and training to the Navigators and the Certified Application Counselors (CACs) that ensures they can best educate individuals on the marketplace plans specifically for opioid health care treatment – 2 minutes
  3. Wexton Amendment – Includes findings that the final rule on short-term, limited duration insurance weakens protections for the millions of Americans living with preexisting health conditions, including children with complex medical needs and disabilities and their families – 2 minutes

                  10 minutes of debate on the motion to recommit 
  4. Republican Motion to Recommit on H.R. 987 – VOTE NO – 5 minutes
  5. Final Passage of H.R. 987 – Strengthening Health Care and Lowering Prescription Drug Costs Act (Rep. Blunt Rochester – Energy and Commerce/Education and Labor) – VOTE YES – 5 minutes
These are the last votes for the day

If you have any questions please contact: Shuwanza Goff, Ray Salazar, or Deborah Rowe at 5-3130.