Today, Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Annie Kuster (NH-02), the co-chairs of the Bipartisan Opioid Task Force, introduced the Respond NOW Act to bolster the federal response to the opioid epidemic.
Today, Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Lloyd Doggett (TX-35), Rosa DeLauro (CT-03), and Jan Schakowsky (IL-09) introduced the Medical Device Guardians Act which codifies an existing mandate of the American Medical Association’s Code of Medical Ethics, recognizing that physicians are in the best position to identify and report unsafe devices.
House Interior Appropriations Legislation to include $10 Million for restoration and preservation
Today, Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12), and Brendan Boyle (PA-02) announced the inclusion of $10 million for the Delaware River Basin in the Interior and Environment Appropriations bill.
Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick, Antonio Delgado (NY-19), Mike Gallagher (WI-08), and Dan Kildee (MI-05), introduced H.R. 2577, bipartisan legislation that would require per-and polyfluoroalkyl chemicals (PFAS) to be listed on the Toxic Release Inventory (TRI) at the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA).
Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Gerry Connolly (VA-11) introduced the Federal Agency Customer Experience (FACE) Act to improve the efficiency and favorability of government services.
Bipartisan sanctions legislation is first ever designed to stop flow of fentanyl
In light of the dramatic rise in devastating fentanyl overdose deaths, Congressman Brian Fitzpatrick, Chair of the Heroin and Opioid Task Force, and Reps.
Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Peter DeFazio (OR-04), Tom Reed (NY-23), and Xochitl Torres Small (NM-02) introduced bipartisan legislation, the USPS Fairness Act, to end the unfair pre-funding mandate for the United States Postal Service (USPS), solving the most pressing financial problem facing the agency.
Bill would designate Americans with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities as Medically Underserved for first time—qualify them for additional health care resources
Today, Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Seth Moulton (MA-06) introduced the Healthcare Extension and Accessibility for Developmentally Disabled and Underserved Population (HEADs Up) Act of 2019.
Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01) and Dan Kildee (MI-05), co-chairs of the PFAS Task Force, joined Rep. Brendan Boyle (PA-02) to introduced bipartisan legislation, the Protect Drinking Water from PFAS Act of 2019, H.R. 2377, to require the U.S.
Puppy Protection Act would improve standards for puppies in the care of commercial dog breeders
U.S. Reps. Brian Fitzpatrick (PA-01), Charlie Crist (FL-13), Guy Reschenthaler (PA-14), and Jim McGovern (MA-02) introduced the Puppy Protection Act to provide better protection for puppies by improving standards for federally licensed commercial dog breeders.