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Legislative Update: November 9, 2015

NSF Revises Grant Application Policies

ASPET Responds to FDA Request for Comments on Ketamine Rescheduling

ASPET Joins FASEB’s 125,000 Researchers in Letter Calling on Congress to Raise Spending Caps, Increase Science Funding

Senate Appropriations Hearing on NIH

No Mandatory Money in Senate Innovations

Legislative Update: October 19, 2015

Congress Passes CR to Fund Government through December 11th

ASPET Coalition Partner Praises New FDA Science Board Report

NIH Announces New Deputy Director for Extramural Research

HHS Posts Contingency Plans as Appropriations Outcome Remains Uncertain

National Academies Releases Recommendations for a New Regulatory Framework

New FASEB Factsheet calls on Congress to Restore NIH Funding

House and Senate Introduce Companion Legislation to Promote Next Generation of Researchers

HHS Proposes Revisions to the Common Rule for Protection of Human Research Subjects

HRSA Releases Proposed Omnibus Guidance for 340B Drug Pricing Program

September 14, 2015: Congress Returns from Recess; Collision Course: CR and Debt Ceiling

NIH Strategic Plan on the Right Track

House Leaders Plan for a Continuing Resolution as Congress Adjourns for Summer Recess

FDA Issues Draft Quality Metrics Guidance

Bipartisan Policy Center Releases Recommendations with FDA Reforms

Agriculture Appropriations Bills Advanced by House and Senate Committees

POTUS Nominates Andy Slavitt to Lead CMS

White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) Issues Memo Outlining Priorities for FY 2017

July 15, 2015: Legislative Update - House Passes 21st Century Cures Legislation

House and Senate Appropriations Committees Approve Respective (FY) 2016 Labor, Health and Human Services (LHHS) Spending Bills

ASPET Joins AAMC Ad-Hoc Group for Medical Research in Letter to Senate HELP Committee

NIH Announces New Council of Council Members

FASEB Responds in Support of 21st Century Cures Legislation

June 15, 2015 Legislative Update: Senate Appropriations Committee Advances FY 2016 Commerce, Justice, Science (CJS) Bill

NIH Approves Working Group Strategic Vision to Transform National Library of Medicine

NIH Extramural Research Deputy Director Announces NIH Departure

May 4, 2015 Legislative Update: Budget Conferees Pass Bill Keeping Budget Caps in Place; NIH Funding Increase Now in Appropriators Hands

ASPET Supports the Biomedical Research Community in Expressing Disappointment in Funding Allocations

FASEB Releases Fiscal Year 2016 Funding Report

NIGMS Strategic Plan Unveiled

March 16, 2015, Legislative Update: Senate, House Budget Committee Begins Deliberations

House “Dear Colleague” Letter Seeks Increase for FY’16 NIH Budget

Coalition for Health Funding Prepares a Primer on Sequestration

February 15, 2015 Legislative Update: Budget Battle Looms over Spending Caps

NIH Congressional Justification Provides the Senate and House Appropriations Committees Detailed Estimates for Research

Sens. Alexander and Burr Release “Innovation for Healthier Americans” Report

Senator Warren Introduces the “Medical Innovation Act”

FASEB Releases Its Newest Publication in the Horizons in Bioscience Series

January 05, 2015 Legislative Update: New Congress Will Reconvene Facing Same Issues

NIDA Seeks Strategic Planning Input from Researchers

December 10, 2014 Legislative Update: Omnibus Finalized, Spending Bill Provides NIH Modest $150 Million Increase

Contact Senate to Reduce Regulatory Burden for Scientists

ASPET Urges Congress to Pass Omnibus Bill and Close the Innovation Deficit

October 28, 2014 Legislative Update: NIH Supporters in Congress Rally Support for Agency

ASPET Council Urges Congressional Leadership to Pass NIH Spending Bill

ASPET Opposes Legislation Impacting Federal Scientists Attending Conferences

NIH Issues Revised Policy on Individual Development Plans

NIGMS Issues Stories of Basic Science to Medical Advances Challenge

NCATS Researchers Propose Innovative Approach to Test Drugs in Rare Diseases

NCATS Announces Funding Opportunities to Repurpose Drug Candidates from Industry

ASPET Urges Congressional Appropriators to Make NIH Funding a National Priority

FASEB FY 2015 Federal Funding Recommendations

NIH partners form accelerating medicines partnership

Contact your Senators and Representatives to support an increase for NIH

Coalition urges appropriators to provide robust allocation for Labor/HHS & Education Subcommittee

FASEB letter to Budget Conference conferees urges end to sequestration

Grad students and postdocs speak out against sequestration!

Medical school deans, CEOs urge Congress to stop budget cuts to NIH

Sequestration letter from ASPET President to ASPET members

FASEB fact sheet on sequestration: Research community continues to feel the impact as more cuts loom

NDD Coalition surveys impact of budget cuts

House, Senate members express growing support for NIH

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