To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to improve payments made by prescription drug plans and MA-PD plans to pharmacies for covered part D drugs dispensed through such pharmacies.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Mississippi's 1st congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Apr 6, 2006
Length: 6 pages
Apr 6, 2006
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H.R. 5166 (109th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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