Mar 31, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 31, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Florida's 19th congressional district
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Last Updated: Mar 31, 2009
Length: 5 pages
About the bill
To amend part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to limit the increase in premium costs for beneficiaries under the Medicare prescription drug program to no more than the Social Security cost-of-living adjustment, and to direct the Secretary of Health and Human Services to negotiate lower prescription drug prices on behalf of Medicare beneficiaries.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 5317 (110th).
This is the first step in the legislative process.
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Civic Impulse. (2016). H.R. 1832 — 111th Congress: Medicare Prescription Drug Affordability Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1832
“H.R. 1832 — 111th Congress: Medicare Prescription Drug Affordability Act of 2009.” www.GovTrack.us. 2009. August 23, 2016 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/hr1832>
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