S. 1195 (108th): Safety Net Hospital Pharmacy Access Act of 2003


Jun 5, 2003
108th Congress, 2003–2004

Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on June 5, 2003, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.


Jon Kyl

Senator from Arizona



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Last Updated: Jun 5, 2003
Length: 3 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill 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)

6/5/2003--Introduced.Safety Net Hospital Pharmacy Access Act of 2003 - Amends title XIX (Medicaid) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to exclude inpatient prices charged to certain high-volume disproportionate share hospital ... Read more >

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Jun 5, 2003

This is the first step in the legislative process.

This is a Senate bill in the United States Congress (indicated by the “S.” in “S. 1195”). A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.


15 cosponsors (8R, 7D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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

Related Bills

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H.R. 2409 (Related)
Safety Net Hospital Pharmacy Access Act of 2003

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 10, 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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