Senate Joint Resolution 52
116th Congress(2019-2020)
A joint resolution providing for congressional disapproval under chapter 8 of title 5, United States Code, of the rule submitted by the Secretary of the Treasury and the Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to "State Relief and Empowerment Waivers".
Active
Active
Failed Senate on Oct 30, 2019
Overview
Text
Introduced
Jul 31, 2019
Latest Action
Oct 30, 2019
Origin Chamber
Senate
Type
Joint Resolution
Joint Resolution
A form of legislative measure used to propose changes in law, or to propose an amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Depending on the chamber of origin, they begin with a designation of either H.J.Res. or S.J.Res. Concurrent resolutions and simple resolutions are other types of resolutions. Bill is another form of legislative measure used to propose law.
Bill Number
52
Congress
116
Policy Area
Health
Health
Primary focus of measure is science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease; health services administration and funding, including such programs as Medicare and Medicaid; health personnel and medical education; drug use and safety; health care coverage and insurance; health facilities. Measures concerning controlled substances and drug trafficking may fall under Crime and Law Enforcement policy area.
Sponsorship by Party
Virginia
California
Connecticut
Delaware
Delaware
Illinois
Maryland
Massachusetts
Massachusetts
Michigan
Minnesota
Minnesota
Montana
New Hampshire
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Jersey
New Mexico
New Mexico
Oregon
Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
Rhode Island
Virginia
Alabama
Washington
Washington
West Virginia
Wisconsin
Failed
October 30, 2019
Type
Failed Passage
Senate Roll Call Votes
Summary

This joint resolution rescinds the State Relief and Empowerment Waivers guidance issued on October 24, 2018, which relaxes the criteria for states to obtain waivers from certain health insurance plan coverage requirements.

Text (2)
Actions (10)
10/30/2019
Failed of passage in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 43 - 52. Record Vote Number: 337.
10/30/2019
Failed of passage/not agreed to in Senate: Failed of passage in Senate by Yea-Nay Vote. 43 - 52. Record Vote Number: 337.
10/30/2019
Considered by Senate. (consideration: CR S6263-6271)
10/29/2019
Measure laid before Senate by motion. (consideration: CR S6220-6225, S6228-6235)
10/29/2019
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure agreed to in Senate by Voice Vote.
10/29/2019
Motion to proceed to consideration of measure made in Senate. (CR S6220)
10/29/2019
Placed on Senate Legislative Calendar under General Orders. Calendar No. 278.
10/29/2019
Senate Committee on Finance discharged by petition pursuant to 5 U.S.C. 802(c).
07/31/2019
Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
07/31/2019
Introduced in Senate
Public Record
Created
Aug 1, 2019 7:42:16 AM
Updated
Dec 28, 2020 2:40:09 PM