A bill to amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for fair prescription drug prices for Medicare beneficiaries.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Nevada. Democrat.
Last Updated: Apr 13, 2007
Length: 22 pages
110th Congress, 2007–2009
This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on April 18, 2007.
What legislators are saying
“Republicans Block Cantwell-Backed Plan to Let Medicare Negotiate Lower Drug Prices for Seniors”
— Sen. Maria Cantwell [D-WA] (Co-sponsor) on Apr 18, 2007
S. 3 (110th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 110th Congress, which met from Jan 4, 2007 to Jan 3, 2009. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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