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Legislative Alerts

2018

 

  • 8-23-18 | Senate Passes its Ninth Spending Bill, What's Next?
  • 7-23-18 | ASTHO Legislative Summary: House and Senate FY19 Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Bills
  • 6-29-18 | ASTHO's Top Line Summary of the FY19 Senate Labor, Health and Human Services Bill
  • 6-25-18 | House Labor, Health and Human Services, and Education Appropriations Subcommittee Releases the FY19 House LHHS Appropriations Report to Accompany the Bill’s Text
  • 5-8-18 | White House Submits a Special Nessage to Congress Requesting They Rescind $15.4 Billion in Budget Authority
  • 5-4-18 | White House Formally Asks Congress to Cut $11 Billion from Old Spending Accounts
  • 3-22-18 | Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2018
  • 3-19-18 | President Trump's New Initiative to Stop Opioid Abuse and Reduce Drug Supply and Demand
  • 2-12-18 | White House Releases President Trump's Proposed FY19 Budget
  • 2-8-18 | Senate Releases Bipartisan Act of 2018
  • 2-6-18 | Rep. Frelinghuysen Releases Text of Continuing Appropriations Act (H.J. Res 128)
  • 1-22-18 | Senate Passes Continuing Resolution to Fund Government through Feb. 8
  • 1-22-18 | Update on Expiration of Federal Government Funding
  • 1-17-18  | Rep. Frelinghuysen Releases Text of Continuing Appropriations Act (H.J. Res 125)

 

2017

  • 12-22-17 | Congress Approves H.R. 1370
  • 12-21-17 | Introduction of H.R. 1370
  • 12-14-17 | Rep. Frelinghuysen Introduces H.J. Res 124
  • 12-4-17 | Senate Approves Their Version of Tax Reform
  • 7-25-17 | Senate Votes to Begin Debate on Health Reform
  • 6-22-17 | Senate Releases the Better Care Reconciliation Act of 2017, Eliminates Prevention and Public Health Fund
  • 1-5-17 | Senate to Begin Debate on Affordable Care Act Repeal Resolution

2016

  • 6-14-16 | ASTHO President Ed Ehlinger Leads Congressional Briefing on Health Equity
  • 3-10-16 | State Health Officials Meet with Congress and Administration Officials during ASTHO Hill Day Activities
  • 3-6-16 | ASTHO Releases FY 2017 Priorities
  • 2-11-16 | President Releases FY 2017 Budget Proposal

2015

  • 12-18-15 | Public Health Funding in the FY16 Budget
  • 4-17-15 | ASTHO Applauds the Creation of the Public Health Caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives
  • 2-5-15 | ASTHO Releases Summary and Analysis of President's FY 2016 Budget

2014

  • 12-17-14 | President Signs Bill to Fund Most of Federal Government Through FY15
  • 12-10-14 | Labor-HHS Appropriations FY 15 Agreement
  • 11-13-14 | Senate Committee Meets to Discuss Ebola Funding
  • 4-3-14 | ASTHO President Participates in Congressional Briefing on Prescription Drug Abuse
  • 1-15-14 | Omnibus Budget Package Introduced

2013

  •  12-20-13 | Budget Deal Passes Congress
  •  12-11-13 | Bipartisan Budget Agreement Announced
  •  10-17-13 | Government Shutdown Ends
  •  10-16-13 | Effects of Federal Government Shutdown on Public Health 
  •  10-10-13 | Government Shutdown and Debt Ceiling
  •  10-3-13 | ASTHO Assists States as Federal Shutdown Continues
  •  10-1-13 | Backgrounder on the Government Shutdown
  •  9-30-13 | Potential Effects of Government Shutdown on State Public Health: Government Shutdown Could Impact WIC
  •  7-15-13 | Senate Appropriations Committee Approves Labor-HHS Appropriations Subcommittee FY 2014 Bill 
  •  7-9-13 | Senate Labor-HHS Appropriations Subcommittee Approves FY 2014 Bill
  •  5-29-13 | ASTHO Releases Preliminary Analysis of President's FY 14 Budget Proposal
  •  5-2-13 | CDC Releases FY13 Operating Plan 
  •  4-25-13 | HHS Announces Major Changes to Allocation of Prevention and Public Health Fund
  •  3-21-13 | Full-Year Continuing Resolution Passes Congress
  •  3-1-13 | Federal Sequester Takes Effect
  •  1-14-13 | OMB Memo to Federal Agency Heads: Planning for Budgetary Uncertainty Due to Sequestration and FY 2013 Appropriations Delays
  •  1-1-13 | Summary of Fiscal Cliff Deal and Impact on Public Health

2012

  •  12-19-12 | Pandemic and All-Hazards Preparedness Reauthorization Act Passes the U.S House
  •  11-19-12 | ASTHO's Sequestration Fact Page
  •  9-19-12 | ASTHO Report on Sequestration: Potential Impacts on Public Health