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2013 Testimony and Correspondence
December 19, 2013
The AAMC sent a Dec. 17 letter to House and Senate Appropriations Committee leadership urging the largest possible 302(b) allocation for the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS) Appropriations Subcommittee for FY 2014.
December 18, 2013
AAMC letter to Reps. Crowley (D-N.Y.), Rep. Gerlach (R-Pa.), Rep. Kind (D-Wis.), Rep. Reed (R-N.Y.), and Rep. Roskam (R-Ill.), thanking them for introducing the Two-Midnight Rule Delay Act of 2013 (H.R. 3698).
December 11, 2013
AAMC letter to the House and Senate urging passage of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2013.
December 4, 2013
The AAMC joined a Dec. 4 Nondefense Discretionary (NDD) United letter urging Members of Congress to replace sequestration with a bipartisan, balanced approach to deficit reduction.
December 3, 2013
AAMC letter to House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) and Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) urging the House to take up and pass the Children's Hospital GME Support Reauthorization Act (S. 1557), recently approved in the Senate by unanimous consent.
November 22, 2013
The AAMC submitted comments on the draft policy to share genomic data generated by NIH‐funded research.
November 20, 2013
The AAMC joined physician and hospital groups in a letter to Congress, urging for no cuts to Medicare Graduate Medical Education (GME) as they begin to address the federal budget, Medicare physician payment reform, and sequestration.
November 20, 2013
The AAMC submitted comments to the FDA regarding the collection, analysis, and availability of demographic subgroup data for FDA-approved medical products.
Statement from the Higher Education Community on Amendment in the Nature of a Substitute to H.R. 3309
November 19, 2013
The AAMC and five other higher education associations Nov. 19 submitted a statement for the record on the Innovation Act (H.R. 3309), before the Judiciary Committee approved (33-5) the latest version of the measure at a Nov. 20 mark up.
November 18, 2013
AAMC Letter to Chairman Glenn Hackbarth re: AAMC Letter to MedPAC and ACOs - November 15, 2013