H.R. 2409 (108th): Safety Net Hospital Pharmacy Access Act of 2003


Jun 10, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 10, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


John Shadegg

Representative for Arizona's 3rd congressional district



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Last Updated: Jun 10, 2003
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About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XIX of the Social Security Act to clarify that inpatient drug prices charged to certain public hospitals are included in the best price exemptions for the Medicaid drug rebate program.

Summary (CRS)

6/10/2003--Introduced.Safety Net Hospital Pharmacy Access Act of 2003 - States that the Constitutional authority upon which this Act rests is the power of the Congress to regulate commerce with foreign ... Read more >

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.


Jun 10, 2003

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This is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “H.R.” in “H.R. 2409”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


7 cosponsors (5D, 2R) (show)
Committee Assignments

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There have been no roll call votes related to this bill.

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 1195 (Related)
Safety Net Hospital Pharmacy Access Act of 2003

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 5, 2003

H.R. 1 (Related)
Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003

Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 8, 2003

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