To amend the Social Security Act to improve access to prescription drugs for low-income Medicare beneficiaries, the Internal Revenue Code and other Acts to improve access to health care coverage for seniors, the self-employed, and children, and to amend the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act to improve meaningful access to reasonably priced prescription drugs.
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Jun 26, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 26, 2000, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Iowa's 4th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2000
Length: 38 pages
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This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1387 (107th).
H.R. 4743 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 106th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 1999 to Dec 15, 2000. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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