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S. 2503 - Preventing Superbugs and Protecting Patients Act

Health. 114th Congress (2015-2016) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to establish requirements for reusable medical devices relating to cleaning instructions and validation data, and for other purposes. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has passed through committee and has been put on a legislative calendar. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Preventing Superbugs and Protecting Patients Act

S. 2503 — 114th Congress (2015–2016)

Summary
A bill to establish requirements for reusable medical devices relating to cleaning instructions and validation data, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to establish requirements for reusable medical devices relating to cleaning instructions and validation data, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Preventing Superbugs and Protecting Patients Act
  • Preventing Superbugs and Protecting Patients Act
  • Preventing Superbugs and Protecting Patients Act
Sponsor
Patty Murray
Co-Sponsors
    Subjects
    • Health
    • Administrative law and regulatory procedures
    • Department of Health and Human Services
    • Drug safety, medical device, and laboratory regulation
    • Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
    • Government information and archives
    • Health technology, devices, supplies
    • Infectious and parasitic diseases
    Related Bills
    Major Actions
    Introduced2/04/2016
    Referred to Committee
    Bill History

    There have been no votes on this bill.

    ActionDateDescription
    Introduced2/04/2016
    2/04/2016Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
    2/04/2016Introduced in Senate
    Put on a legislative calendar2/09/2016Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Ordered to be reported with an amendment in the nature of a substitute favorably.
    4/05/2016Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions. Reported by Senator Alexander with an amendment in the nature of a substitute. Without written report.
    Put on a legislative calendar4/05/2016Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 417.
    NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

    Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

    $10,272,691
    $547,752
    $1,301,294
    $750
    $9,118,059
    $8,250,935
    $29,491,481
    $0
    17 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Preventing Superbugs and Protecting Patients Act

    17 organizations supported this bill

    American Gastroenterological Association
    American Gastroenterological Association (2016, February 8). Letter to Senator Murray. Retrieved March 29, 2016, from American Gastroenterological Association.
    American Medical Student Association
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    American Public Health Association
    Benjamin, Georges C. (2016, February 8). APHA Support Letter for S. 2503. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from American Public Health Association.
    Breast Cancer Action
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    Center for Medical Consumers
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    Center for Science and Democracy, Union of Concerned Scientists
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    Connecticut Center for Patient Safety
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    Medication-Induced Suicide Education Foundation in Memory of Stewart Dolin
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    mrsa survivors network
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    National Center for Health Research
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    National Consumers League
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    National Physicians Alliance
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    National Women's Health Network
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    Our Bodies Ourselves
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    Patient, Consumer, and Public Health Coalition
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    Quinolone Vigilance Foundation
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.
    TMJ Association
    Undersigned organizations (2016, February 4). PCPH Coalition letter to HELP. Retrieved May 13, 2016, from National Physicians Alliance.

    0 organizations opposed this bill

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 114th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
    Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

    Contributions by Legislator

    Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$181,450$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$305,327$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,107,484$0
    John BarrassoRWY$492,293$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$310,021$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$152,600$0
    Roy BluntRMO$428,780$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$179,956$0
    John BoozmanRAR$166,295$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$2,500$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$842,232$0
    Richard BurrRNC$332,775$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$188,178$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$269,333$0
    Ben CardinDMD$307,294$0
    Tom CarperDDE$81,880$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$247,670$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$1,295,716$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$15,000$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$96,209$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$195,350$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$68,950$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$351,971$0
    John CornynRTX$712,149$0
    Tom CottonRAR$384,197$0
    Mike CrapoRID$113,944$0
    Ted CruzRTX$393,979$0
    Steve DainesRMT$86,435$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$111,385$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$180,085$0
    Mike EnziRWY$117,500$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$45,165$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$327,647$0
    Deb FischerRNE$132,274$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$136,050$0
    Al FrankenDMN$141,097$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$183,525$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$792,296$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$187,669$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$235,685$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$379,972$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$138,641$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$233,499$0
    Dean HellerRNV$237,495$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$398,172$0
    John HoevenRND$27,710$0
    Jim InhofeROK$52,450$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$244,475$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$249,480$0
    Tim KaineDVA$619,032$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$79,667$0
    Mark KirkRIL$299,865$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$358,887$0
    James LankfordROK$189,871$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$26,050$0
    Mike LeeRUT$58,725$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$86,598$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$153,740$0
    John McCainRAZ$135,080$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,423,505$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$882,150$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$554,950$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$106,886$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$41,400$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$104,900$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$75,325$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$269,795$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$676,567$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$316,385$0
    Rand PaulRKY$402,939$0
    David PerdueRGA$167,340$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$602,033$0
    Rob PortmanROH$385,960$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$91,300$0
    Harry ReidDNV$147,750$0
    Jim RischRID$22,650$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$196,514$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$120,804$0
    Marco RubioRFL$254,235$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$38,228$0
    Ben SasseRNE$130,838$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$77,239$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$390,213$0
    Tim ScottRSC$368,027$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$27,450$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$925,418$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$16,400$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$646,025$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$94,462$0
    Jon TesterDMT$334,899$0
    John ThuneRSD$154,165$0
    Thom TillisRNC$272,979$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$415,780$0
    Tom UdallDNM$121,480$0
    David VitterRLA$66,250$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$246,530$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,918,282$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$76,338$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$79,450$0
    Ron WydenDOR$377,885$0

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    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Supported
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Opposed
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$181,450$0
    Kelly AyotteRNH$305,327$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$1,107,484$0
    John BarrassoRWY$492,293$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$310,021$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$152,600$0
    Roy BluntRMO$428,780$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$179,956$0
    John BoozmanRAR$166,295$0
    Barbara BoxerDCA$2,500$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$842,232$0
    Richard BurrRNC$332,775$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$188,178$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$269,333$0
    Ben CardinDMD$307,294$0
    Tom CarperDDE$81,880$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$247,670$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$1,295,716$0
    Daniel CoatsRIN$15,000$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$96,209$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$195,350$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$68,950$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$351,971$0
    John CornynRTX$712,149$0
    Tom CottonRAR$384,197$0
    Mike CrapoRID$113,944$0
    Ted CruzRTX$393,979$0
    Steve DainesRMT$86,435$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$111,385$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$180,085$0
    Mike EnziRWY$117,500$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$45,165$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$327,647$0
    Deb FischerRNE$132,274$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$136,050$0
    Al FrankenDMN$141,097$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$183,525$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$792,296$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$187,669$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$235,685$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$379,972$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$138,641$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$233,499$0
    Dean HellerRNV$237,495$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$398,172$0
    John HoevenRND$27,710$0
    Jim InhofeROK$52,450$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$244,475$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$249,480$0
    Tim KaineDVA$619,032$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$79,667$0
    Mark KirkRIL$299,865$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$358,887$0
    James LankfordROK$189,871$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$26,050$0
    Mike LeeRUT$58,725$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$86,598$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$153,740$0
    John McCainRAZ$135,080$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$1,423,505$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$882,150$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$554,950$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$106,886$0
    Barbara A. MikulskiDMD$41,400$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$104,900$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$75,325$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$269,795$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$676,567$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$316,385$0
    Rand PaulRKY$402,939$0
    David PerdueRGA$167,340$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$602,033$0
    Rob PortmanROH$385,960$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$91,300$0
    Harry ReidDNV$147,750$0
    Jim RischRID$22,650$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$196,514$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$120,804$0
    Marco RubioRFL$254,235$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$38,228$0
    Ben SasseRNE$130,838$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$77,239$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$390,213$0
    Tim ScottRSC$368,027$0
    Jeff SessionsRAL$27,450$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$925,418$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$16,400$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$646,025$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$94,462$0
    Jon TesterDMT$334,899$0
    John ThuneRSD$154,165$0
    Thom TillisRNC$272,979$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$415,780$0
    Tom UdallDNM$121,480$0
    David VitterRLA$66,250$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$246,530$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$1,918,282$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$76,338$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$79,450$0
    Ron WydenDOR$377,885$0

    Interest Groups that supported this bill

    $ Donated
    Other physician specialists$10,272,691
    Physicians$9,118,059
    Women's issues$8,250,935
    Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,294
    Health & welfare policy$547,752
    Consumer groups$750

    Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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