S. 3142 (107th): State Prescription Drug Discount Act of 2002

A bill to amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to require drug manufacturers to pay rebates to State prescription drug discount programs as a condition of participation in a rebate agreement for outpatient prescription drugs under the medicaid program, to provide increased rebate payments to State medicaid programs, and for other purposes.

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Oct 17, 2002
107th Congress, 2001–2002

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on October 17, 2002, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Paul Wellstone

Senator from Minnesota



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Last Updated: Oct 17, 2002
Length: 7 pages


Oct 17, 2002

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