S. 431 - Furthering Access to Stroke Telemedicine Act

Health. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand the use of telehealth for individuals with stroke. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Furthering Access to Stroke Telemedicine Act

S. 431 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand the use of telehealth for individuals with stroke. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand the use of telehealth for individuals with stroke.
Other Titles
  • Furthering Access to Stroke Telemedicine Act
  • Furthering Access to Stroke Telemedicine Act
  • Furthering Access to Stroke Telemedicine Act
Sponsor
John Thune
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Cardiovascular and respiratory health
  • Health facilities and institutions
  • Health technology, devices, supplies
  • Medical tests and diagnostic methods
  • Medicare
  • Neurological disorders
  • User charges and fees
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced2/16/2017
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced2/16/2017
2/16/2017Introduced in Senate
2/16/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
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Contributions

  1. November - December 2010 For $2,250 Against $0
  2. January - February 2011 For $15,450 Against $0
  3. March - April 2011 For $56,675 Against $0
  4. May - June 2011 For $62,845 Against $0
  5. July - August 2011 For $23,180 Against $0
  6. September - October 2011 For $31,731 Against $0
  7. November - December 2011 For $46,250 Against $0
  8. January - February 2012 For $22,579 Against $0
  9. March - April 2012 For $59,364 Against $0
  10. May - June 2012 For $49,166 Against $0
  11. July - August 2012 For $40,304 Against $0
  12. September - October 2012 For $82,517 Against $0
  13. November - December 2012 For $14,225 Against $0
  14. January - February 2013 For $8,204 Against $0
  15. March - April 2013 For $51,281 Against $0
  16. May - June 2013 For $35,568 Against $0
  17. July - August 2013 For $31,554 Against $0
  18. September - October 2013 For $50,654 Against $0
  19. November - December 2013 For $17,650 Against $0
  20. January - February 2014 For $21,200 Against $0
  21. March - April 2014 For $53,850 Against $0
  22. May - June 2014 For $59,650 Against $0
  23. July - August 2014 For $38,604 Against $0
  24. September - October 2014 For $72,178 Against $0
  25. November - December 2014 For $9,250 Against $0
  26. January - February 2015 For $23,085 Against $0
  27. March - April 2015 For $40,611 Against $0
  28. May - June 2015 For $51,579 Against $0
  29. July - August 2015 For $2,452 Against $0
  30. September - October 2015 For $48,627 Against $0
  31. November - December 2015 For $15,326 Against $0
  32. January - February 2016 For $20,270 Against $0
  33. March - April 2016 For $40,432 Against $0
  34. May - June 2016 For $34,450 Against $0
  35. July - August 2016 For $34,284 Against $0
  36. September - October 2016 For $32,328 Against $0
  37. November - December 2016 For $2,188 Against $0

Votes

    1 Organization Supports and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

    Organizations that took a position on
    Furthering Access to Stroke Telemedicine Act

    1 organization support this bill

    American Heart Association
    American Heart Association (2017, June 27). American Heart Association Volunteers Urge Congress to Lift the Burden of Heart Disease and Stroke. Retrieved June 28, 2017, from American Heart Association.

    0 organizations oppose this bill

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    Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th U.S. Congress, from Health, Education & Human Resources interest groups, 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$28,200$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$18,580$0
    John BarrassoRWY$1,250$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$22,675$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$750$0
    Roy BluntRMO$32,300$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$20,200$0
    John BoozmanRAR$0$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$44,800$0
    Richard BurrRNC$6,700$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$1,650$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$4,850$0
    Ben CardinDMD$27,700$0
    Tom CarperDDE$7,450$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$31,650$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$5,250$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$8,000$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$15,100$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$5,750$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$56,066$0
    John CornynRTX$14,550$0
    Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$4,319$0
    Tom CottonRAR$2,500$0
    Mike CrapoRID$5,000$0
    Ted CruzRTX$8,750$0
    Steve DainesRMT$2,750$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$5,700$0
    Tammy DuckworthDIL$8,300$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$21,200$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$2,600$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$6,338$0
    Deb FischerRNE$2,750$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$7,200$0
    Al FrankenDMN$4,455$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$2,500$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$6,725$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$24,140$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$8,210$0
    Kamala D. HarrisDCA$1,600$0
    Margaret Wood HassanDNH$7,448$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$17,250$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$8,154$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$18,750$0
    Dean HellerRNV$6,500$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$13,750$0
    John HoevenRND$2,410$0
    Jim InhofeROK$8,250$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$17,800$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$22,560$0
    Tim KaineDVA$10,000$0
    John KennedyRLA$1,000$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$17,517$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$35,600$0
    James LankfordROK$22,586$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$800$0
    Mike LeeRUT$7,900$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$500$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$2,000$0
    John McCainRAZ$2,850$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$28,600$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$28,825$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$11,850$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$6,450$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$350$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$27,350$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$18,391$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$47,150$0
    Rand PaulRKY$10,696$0
    David PerdueRGA$28,650$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$31,700$0
    Rob PortmanROH$16,299$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$3,500$0
    Jim RischRID$5,650$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$8,225$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$30,004$0
    Marco RubioRFL$2,225$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$125$0
    Ben SasseRNE$13,800$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$22,600$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$29,950$0
    Tim ScottRSC$33,627$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$8,799$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$1,000$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$33,500$0
    Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$2,600$0
    Jon TesterDMT$7,800$0
    John ThuneRSD$10,370$0
    Thom TillisRNC$5,104$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$42,001$0
    Tom UdallDNM$7,575$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD$8,550$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$14,700$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$17,312$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$1,000$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$1,850$0
    Ron WydenDOR$27,500$0
    Todd YoungRIN$4,000$0

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    Legislator Filters
    NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
    That Support
    $ From Interest Groups
    That Oppose
    Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$28,200$0
    Tammy BaldwinDWI$18,580$0
    John BarrassoRWY$1,250$0
    Michael F. BennetDCO$22,675$0
    Richard BlumenthalDCT$750$0
    Roy BluntRMO$32,300$0
    Cory A. BookerDNJ$20,200$0
    John BoozmanRAR$0$0
    Sherrod BrownDOH$44,800$0
    Richard BurrRNC$6,700$0
    Maria CantwellDWA$1,650$0
    Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$4,850$0
    Ben CardinDMD$27,700$0
    Tom CarperDDE$7,450$0
    Bob CaseyDPA$31,650$0
    Bill CassidyRLA$5,250$0
    William Thad CochranRMS$8,000$0
    Susan M. CollinsRME$15,100$0
    Christopher A. CoonsDDE$5,750$0
    Bob CorkerRTN$56,066$0
    John CornynRTX$14,550$0
    Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$4,319$0
    Tom CottonRAR$2,500$0
    Mike CrapoRID$5,000$0
    Ted CruzRTX$8,750$0
    Steve DainesRMT$2,750$0
    Joe DonnellyDIN$5,700$0
    Tammy DuckworthDIL$8,300$0
    Dick DurbinDIL$21,200$0
    Mike EnziRWY$0$0
    Joni ErnstRIA$2,600$0
    Dianne FeinsteinDCA$6,338$0
    Deb FischerRNE$2,750$0
    Jeff FlakeRAZ$7,200$0
    Al FrankenDMN$4,455$0
    Cory GardnerRCO$2,500$0
    Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$6,725$0
    Lindsey GrahamRSC$24,140$0
    Chuck GrassleyRIA$8,210$0
    Kamala D. HarrisDCA$1,600$0
    Margaret Wood HassanDNH$7,448$0
    Orrin G. HatchRUT$17,250$0
    Martin HeinrichDNM$8,154$0
    Heidi HeitkampDND$18,750$0
    Dean HellerRNV$6,500$0
    Mazie K. HironoDHI$13,750$0
    John HoevenRND$2,410$0
    Jim InhofeROK$8,250$0
    Johnny IsaksonRGA$17,800$0
    Ron JohnsonRWI$22,560$0
    Tim KaineDVA$10,000$0
    John KennedyRLA$1,000$0
    Angus S. King, Jr.IME$17,517$0
    Amy KlobucharDMN$35,600$0
    James LankfordROK$22,586$0
    Patrick J. LeahyDVT$800$0
    Mike LeeRUT$7,900$0
    Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$500$0
    Ed MarkeyDMA$2,000$0
    John McCainRAZ$2,850$0
    Claire McCaskillDMO$28,600$0
    Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$28,825$0
    Bob MenéndezDNJ$11,850$0
    Jeff MerkleyDOR$6,450$0
    Jerry MoranRKS$350$0
    Lisa MurkowskiRAK$0$0
    Chris MurphyDCT$27,350$0
    Patty MurrayDWA$18,391$0
    Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$47,150$0
    Rand PaulRKY$10,696$0
    David PerdueRGA$28,650$0
    Gary C. PetersDMI$31,700$0
    Rob PortmanROH$16,299$0
    John "Jack" ReedDRI$3,500$0
    Jim RischRID$5,650$0
    Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$8,225$0
    Mike RoundsRSD$30,004$0
    Marco RubioRFL$2,225$0
    Bernie SandersIVT$125$0
    Ben SasseRNE$13,800$0
    Brian SchatzDHI$22,600$0
    Chuck SchumerDNY$29,950$0
    Tim ScottRSC$33,627$0
    Jeanne ShaheenDNH$8,799$0
    Richard C. ShelbyRAL$1,000$0
    Debbie StabenowDMI$33,500$0
    Luther StrangeRAL$0$0
    Dan SullivanRAK$2,600$0
    Jon TesterDMT$7,800$0
    John ThuneRSD$10,370$0
    Thom TillisRNC$5,104$0
    Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$42,001$0
    Tom UdallDNM$7,575$0
    Chris Van HollenDMD$8,550$0
    Mark R. WarnerDVA$14,700$0
    Elizabeth WarrenDMA$17,312$0
    Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$1,000$0
    Roger F. WickerRMS$1,850$0
    Ron WydenDOR$27,500$0
    Todd YoungRIN$4,000$0

    Interest Groups that support this bill

    $ Donated
    Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,811

    Interest Groups that oppose this bill

    $ Donated
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