Bill Text — May 14, 2013
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May 22, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on May 22, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Maryland's 7th congressional district
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Last Updated: May 22, 2012
Length: 11 pages
To prohibit wholesalers from purchasing prescription drugs from pharmacies, and to enhance information and transparency regarding drug wholesalers engaged in interstate commerce.
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Referred to Committee
Last Action: May 14, 2013
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Civic Impulse. (2015). H.R. 5853 — 112th Congress: Gray Market Drug Reform and Transparency Act of 2012. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5853
“H.R. 5853 — 112th Congress: Gray Market Drug Reform and Transparency Act of 2012.” www.GovTrack.us. 2012. July 30, 2015 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/112/hr5853>
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