Federal Issues

MassBio is front and center on Capitol Hill when it comes to advocating for policies that will pave the way for innovation. We fight for the laws and regulations that will speed the development of treatments and cures for Alzheimer's, Diabetes, HIV/AIDs and other ailments. We advocate for policies that will help bring beneficial therapies to the market and make them available to all.

Federal Legislative News

Massachusetts Congressional Delegation

Massachusetts Senators

Massachusetts Congressional Representatives

The Affordable Care Act

With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), which is set to be completed in 2014, MassBio is committed to thoughtful implementation of a law that will have a major impact on the life science industry of the future. Here are four areas of our focus:

1.      Biosimilars

2.      Comparative Effectiveness

3.      State Exchanges

4.      Independent Payment Advisory Board (IPAB)


Additional Resources

Biotechnology Industry Organization