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Legislative News

The first meeting of the National Clinical Care Commission (NCCC) was held on Wednesday, October 31. This represents a tremendous accomplishment for AACE, from conceptualizing the idea of the...
AACE joined the DXA Coalition in sending a letter of support to Senators Susan Collins and Ben Cardin for introducing the Increasing Access to Osteoporosis Testing for Medicare Beneficiaries Act of...
On Thursday, May 10, 2018, legislation was introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives that will expand Medicare beneficiary access to diabetes self-management training services (DSMT). The “...
The Senate Select Committee on Aging held a hearing on May 8, 2018, “Insulin Access and Affordability: The Rising Cost of Treatment”. The Chair of the Aging Committee, Senator Susan Collins (R-ME),...
The Continuing Resolution signed into at the beginning of February keeps the government open until March 23rd and includes a bipartisan agreement on a two-year budget deal, also contains the...
AACE sent a letter to the National Polycystic Ovary Syndrome Association endorsing H. Res. 864, a resolution recognizing the seriousness of Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) and expressing support for...
On November 2, 2017, President Trump signed the National Clinical Care Commission Act (S. 920) into law. A big congratulations and thank you to all AACE advocates for their work in securing this...
Following the July recess, the Senate Republican Leadership released a modified Better Care Reconciliation Act (BCRA), containing a tweaked version of the widely-reported amendment by Senator Ted...
In early May 2017, the Senate Finance Committee approved S. 870, Creating High-Quality Results and Outcomes Necessary to Improve Chronic (CHRONIC) Care Act of 2017. This bipartisan initiative is...
AACE sent a letter of support to Representative Lynn Jenkins (R-2nd-KS) for introducing H.R. 3635, the Local Coverage Determination Clarification Act of 2017, which seeks to enhance the transparency...
May 5, 2017 - The American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists (AACE) supports legislative efforts that seek to increase access to affordable health insurance for all Americans.  As health...

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