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.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Iowa's 4th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jun 26, 2000
Length: 38 pages
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.
Jun 26, 2000
Apr 4, 2001
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1387 (107th).
H.R. 4743 (106th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 4743 — 106th Congress: Drug Availability and Health Care Access Improvement Act of 2000. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr4743
“H.R. 4743 — 106th Congress: Drug Availability and Health Care Access Improvement Act of 2000.” www.GovTrack.us. 2000. March 21, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr4743>
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