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S. 251 - Protecting Medicare from Executive Action Act of 2017

Health. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board in order to ensure that it cannot be used to undermine the Medicare entitlement for beneficiaries. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Protecting Medicare from Executive Action Act of 2017

S. 251 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board in order to ensure that it cannot be used to undermine the Medicare entitlement for beneficiaries. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to repeal the Independent Payment Advisory Board in order to ensure that it cannot be used to undermine the Medicare entitlement for beneficiaries.
Other Titles
  • Protecting Medicare from Executive Action Act of 2017
  • Protecting Medicare from Executive Action Act of 2017
  • Protecting Medicare from Executive Action Act of 2017
Sponsor
Ron Wyden
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Advisory bodies
  • Executive agency funding and structure
  • Health programs administration and funding
  • Medicare
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced2/01/2017
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/01/2017
2/01/2017Introduced in Senate
2/01/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$10,492,565
$1,498,898
$55,350
$12,046,813
$0
15 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Protecting Medicare from Executive Action Act of 2017

15 organizations support this bill

Alliance of Specialty Medicine
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
American Association of Neurological Surgeons
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
American College of Mohs Surgery
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
American College of Osteopathic Surgeons
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
American Gastroenterological Association
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Association
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
American Society of Echocardiography
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
American Society of Plastic Surgeons
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
American Urological Association
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
coalition of state rheumatology organizations
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Congress of Neurological Surgeons
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
National Association of Spine Specialists
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.
Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions
Undersigned organizations (2017, February 3). Alliance of Specialty Medicine Letter on S 251. Retrieved February 7, 2017, from American Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th 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 Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$129,000$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$67,625$0
John BarrassoRWY$314,043$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$175,050$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$94,500$0
Roy BluntRMO$182,900$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$57,310$0
John BoozmanRAR$163,920$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$214,566$0
Richard BurrRNC$225,050$0
Maria CantwellDWA$47,105$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$121,933$0
Ben CardinDMD$227,081$0
Tom CarperDDE$63,630$0
Bob CaseyDPA$129,728$0
Bill CassidyRLA$786,897$0
William Thad CochranRMS$51,509$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$128,750$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$39,950$0
Bob CorkerRTN$156,025$0
John CornynRTX$350,608$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$47,986$0
Tom CottonRAR$228,577$0
Mike CrapoRID$76,052$0
Ted CruzRTX$199,554$0
Steve DainesRMT$81,750$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$53,900$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$151,522$0
Dick DurbinDIL$75,850$0
Mike EnziRWY$96,350$0
Joni ErnstRIA$39,365$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$21,962$0
Deb FischerRNE$69,339$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$82,200$0
Al FrankenDMN$72,920$0
Cory GardnerRCO$129,350$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$109,931$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$87,987$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$151,225$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$34,365$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$33,165$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$271,722$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$105,003$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$17,500$0
Dean HellerRNV$135,350$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$10,300$0
John HoevenRND$8,425$0
Jim InhofeROK$22,350$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$174,525$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$119,680$0
Tim KaineDVA$121,150$0
John KennedyRLA$47,600$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$46,500$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$72,150$0
James LankfordROK$121,560$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$8,600$0
Mike LeeRUT$27,550$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$49,998$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$44,165$0
John McCainRAZ$75,725$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$73,640$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$477,925$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$144,400$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$63,002$0
Jerry MoranRKS$79,975$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$34,100$0
Chris MurphyDCT$139,111$0
Patty MurrayDWA$163,217$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$72,285$0
Rand PaulRKY$304,831$0
David PerdueRGA$85,450$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$93,175$0
Rob PortmanROH$250,511$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$72,300$0
Jim RischRID$13,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$139,000$0
Mike RoundsRSD$42,000$0
Marco RubioRFL$93,091$0
Bernie SandersIVT$9,954$0
Ben SasseRNE$74,441$0
Brian SchatzDHI$12,314$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$227,776$0
Tim ScottRSC$204,020$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$17,250$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$73,100$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$19,400$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$163,250$0
Dan SullivanRAK$29,912$0
Jon TesterDMT$91,823$0
John ThuneRSD$103,900$0
Thom TillisRNC$174,624$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$223,844$0
Tom UdallDNM$46,585$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$357,274$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$150,605$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$60,842$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$53,263$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$55,150$0
Ron WydenDOR$286,590$0
Todd YoungRIN$219,500$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$129,000$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$67,625$0
John BarrassoRWY$314,043$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$175,050$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$94,500$0
Roy BluntRMO$182,900$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$57,310$0
John BoozmanRAR$163,920$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$214,566$0
Richard BurrRNC$225,050$0
Maria CantwellDWA$47,105$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$121,933$0
Ben CardinDMD$227,081$0
Tom CarperDDE$63,630$0
Bob CaseyDPA$129,728$0
Bill CassidyRLA$786,897$0
William Thad CochranRMS$51,509$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$128,750$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$39,950$0
Bob CorkerRTN$156,025$0
John CornynRTX$350,608$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$47,986$0
Tom CottonRAR$228,577$0
Mike CrapoRID$76,052$0
Ted CruzRTX$199,554$0
Steve DainesRMT$81,750$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$53,900$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$151,522$0
Dick DurbinDIL$75,850$0
Mike EnziRWY$96,350$0
Joni ErnstRIA$39,365$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$21,962$0
Deb FischerRNE$69,339$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$82,200$0
Al FrankenDMN$72,920$0
Cory GardnerRCO$129,350$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$109,931$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$87,987$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$151,225$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$34,365$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$33,165$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$271,722$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$105,003$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$17,500$0
Dean HellerRNV$135,350$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$10,300$0
John HoevenRND$8,425$0
Jim InhofeROK$22,350$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$174,525$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$119,680$0
Tim KaineDVA$121,150$0
John KennedyRLA$47,600$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$46,500$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$72,150$0
James LankfordROK$121,560$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$8,600$0
Mike LeeRUT$27,550$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$49,998$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$44,165$0
John McCainRAZ$75,725$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$73,640$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$477,925$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$144,400$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$63,002$0
Jerry MoranRKS$79,975$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$34,100$0
Chris MurphyDCT$139,111$0
Patty MurrayDWA$163,217$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$72,285$0
Rand PaulRKY$304,831$0
David PerdueRGA$85,450$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$93,175$0
Rob PortmanROH$250,511$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$72,300$0
Jim RischRID$13,000$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$139,000$0
Mike RoundsRSD$42,000$0
Marco RubioRFL$93,091$0
Bernie SandersIVT$9,954$0
Ben SasseRNE$74,441$0
Brian SchatzDHI$12,314$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$227,776$0
Tim ScottRSC$204,020$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$17,250$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$73,100$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$19,400$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$163,250$0
Dan SullivanRAK$29,912$0
Jon TesterDMT$91,823$0
John ThuneRSD$103,900$0
Thom TillisRNC$174,624$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$223,844$0
Tom UdallDNM$46,585$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$357,274$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$150,605$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$60,842$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$53,263$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$55,150$0
Ron WydenDOR$286,590$0
Todd YoungRIN$219,500$0

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Other physician specialists$10,492,565
Optometrists & Ophthalmologists$1,498,898
Fiscal & tax policy$55,350

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

$ Donated
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