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- 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 ...
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Jun 5, 2003
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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)
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- Related Bills
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Safety Net Hospital Pharmacy Access Act of 2003
Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jun 10, 2003
Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003
Enacted — Signed by the President
Dec 8, 2003
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1195 — 108th Congress: Safety Net Hospital Pharmacy Access Act of 2003. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s1195
“S. 1195 — 108th Congress: Safety Net Hospital Pharmacy Access Act of 2003.” www.GovTrack.us. 2003. October 7, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/108/s1195>
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