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Aug 6, 2009
111th Congress, 2009–2010
This bill was introduced on August 6, 2009, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Senator from West Virginia
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Last Updated: Aug 6, 2009
Length: 14 pages
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act of improve prescription drug coverage under Medicare part D and to amend the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974, and the Internal Revenue Code of 1986 to improve prescription drug coverage under private health insurance, and for other purposes.
8/6/2009--Introduced.Affordable Access to Prescription Medications Act of 2009 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act, the Public Health Service Act, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of ... Read more >
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Civic Impulse. (2015). S. 1630 — 111th Congress: Affordable Access to Prescription Medications Act of 2009. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/111/s1630
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