H.R. 2473 (108th): Medicare Prescription Drug and Modernization Act of 2003

Introduced:

Jun 16, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 17, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

William “Bill” Thomas
Representative for California's 22nd congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 15, 2003
Length: 1314 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a voluntary program for prescription drug coverage under the Medicare Program, to modernize the Medicare Program, and for other purposes.

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Related Bills

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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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History

Introduced
Jun 16, 2003
Reported by Committee
Jun 17, 2003

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