S. 3 (110th): Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007

Introduced:

Jan 4, 2007
110th Congress, 2007–2009

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

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.

Sponsor:

Harry Reid

Senator from Nevada

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 13, 2007
Length: 22 pages

About the bill

Full Title

A bill to amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for fair prescription drug prices for Medicare beneficiaries.

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Related Bills

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H.R. 4 (Related)
Medicare Prescription Drug Price Negotiation Act of 2007

Passed House
Last Action: Jan 12, 2007

What is a bill?

The “S.” in “S. 3” means this is a Senate bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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History

Introduced
Jan 4, 2007
Reported by Committee
Apr 12, 2007
Failed Cloture in the Senate
Apr 18, 2007

Details

Cosponsors
17 cosponsors (17D) (show)
Committee Assignments

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Votes
Apr 18, 2007 9:48 a.m.
Cloture Motion Rejected 55/42

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