CKD Improvement Act

The Chronic Kidney Disease Improvement in Research and Treatment Act of 2015 (H.R.1130 / S.598) will strengthen the End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Medicare program to allow better access to care for patients and encourage a greater focus on chronic kidney disease research.

Learn more and contact your Members of Congress to ask them to support this important legislation by visiting our Advocacy Action Center.

H.R.1130 was introduced by Marino, Tom [R-PA10] and Lewis, John [D-GA5]

Co-sponsors:

Adams, Alma [D-NC12]

Barletta, Lou [R-PA11]

Beatty, Joyce [D-OH3]

Bishop, Sanford [D-GA2]

Brady, Robert [D-PA1]
Brown, Corrine [D-FL5]
Bustos, Cheri [D-IL17]
Butterfield, George “G.K.” [D-NC1]

Cartwright, Matthew [D-PA17]

Chaffetz, Jason [R-UT3]

Clark, Katherine [D-MA5]
Clarke, Yvette [D-NY9]

Conyers, John [D-MI13]

Costello, Ryan [R-PA6]
Cummings, Elijah [D-MD7]
Dold, Bob [R-IL10]
Esty, Elizabeth [D-CT5]

Grothman, Glenn [R-WI6]

Hardy, Cresent [R-NV4]

Harper, Gregg [R-MS3]

Heck, Joseph [R-NV3]

Herrera Beutler, Jaime [R-WA3]

Higgins, Brian [D-NY26]
Honda, Michael “Mike” [D-CA17]
Johnson, Henry “Hank” [D-GA4]
Jolly, David [R-FL13]
Kirkpatrick, Ann [D-AZ1]
Lance, Leonard [R-NJ7]
LoBiondo, Frank [R-NJ2]
Lofgren, Zoe [D-CA19]

Luetkemeyer, Blaine [R-MO3]

Lujan Grisham, Michelle [D-NM1]
Nolan, Richard [D-MN8]
Nugent, Richard [R-FL11]
Payne, Donald [D-NJ10]
Pingree, Chellie [D-ME1]
Pocan, Mark [D-WI2]

Pompeo, Mike [R-KS4]

Rangel, Charles “Charlie” [D-NY13]
Rice, Kathleen [D-NY4]
Roskam, Peter [R-IL6]
Rush, Bobby [D-IL1]

Ryan, Tim [D-OH13]

Sánchez, Linda [D-CA38]
Sanchez, Loretta [D-CA46]
Schiff, Adam [D-CA28]

Scott, Austin [R-GA8]

Sinema, Kyrsten [D-AZ9]

Smith, Christopher “Chris” [R-NJ4]

Thompson, Glenn [R-PA5]

S.598 was introduced by Cardin, Benjamin [D-MD] and Crapo, Michael [R-ID]

Co-sponsors:

Casey, Robert “Bob” [D-PA]

Gillibrand, Kirsten [D-NY]

Mikulski, Barbara [D-MD]
Nelson, Bill [D-FL]
Peters, Gary [D-MI]
Schumer, Charles “Chuck” [D-NY]
Stabenow, Debbie [D-MI]
Vitter, David [R-LA]

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