H.R. 4489 (111th): FEHBP Prescription Drug Integrity, Transparency, and Cost Savings Act

Introduced:

Jan 21, 2010
111th Congress, 2009–2010

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 21, 2010, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Stephen Lynch

Representative for Massachusetts's 9th congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: Jan 21, 2010
Length: 18 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend chapter 89 of title 5, United States Code, to ensure program integrity, transparency, and cost savings in the pricing and contracting of prescription drug benefits under the Federal Employees Health Benefits Program.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

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History

Jan 21, 2010
 
Introduced

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Related Bills

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H.R. 979 (112th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 9, 2011

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