H.R. 4743 (106th): Drug Availability and Health Care Access Improvement Act of 2000

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.


Greg Ganske

Representative for Iowa's 4th congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 26, 2000
Length: 38 pages


Jun 26, 2000

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