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Jan 5, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress and was passed by the House on January 12, 2007 but was never passed by the Senate.
Representative for Michigan's 15th congressional district
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Last Updated: Jan 12, 2007
Length: 4 pages
Failed Cloture — Apr 18, 2007
To amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require the Secretary of Health and Human Services to negotiate lower covered part D drug prices on behalf of Medicare beneficiaries.
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Last Action: Apr 18, 2007
Last Action: Jan 12, 2007
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 4 — 110th Congress: Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr4
“H.R. 4 — 110th Congress: Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007.” www.GovTrack.us. 2007. February 9, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/110/hr4>
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