S. 2029 (110th): Physician Payments Sunshine Act of 2007

Introduced:

Sep 6, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on September 6, 2007, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Charles “Chuck” Grassley

Senator from Iowa

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Sep 6, 2007
Length: 7 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend title XI of the Social Security Act to provide for transparency in the relationship between physicians and manufacturers of drugs, devices, or medical supplies for which payment is made under Medicare, Medicaid, or SCHIP.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Sep 6, 2007
 
Introduced

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Details

Cosponsors
6 cosponsors (6D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes

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

Related Bills

Legislative action may be ocurring on one of these bills in lieu of or in parallel to action on this bill.

S. 301 (111th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Jan 22, 2009

H.R. 5605 (Related)
Physician Payments Sunshine Act of 2008

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 13, 2008

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