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Jun 26, 2000
106th Congress, 1999–2000
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
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 title was written by its sponsor.
This is the first step in the legislative process.
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1387 (107th).
This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 4743”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.
The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.
There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). 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. February 10, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/106/hr4743>
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