Bill Text — Nov 29, 2012
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Nov 29, 2012
112th Congress, 2011–2013
This bill was introduced on November 29, 2012, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Representative for Louisiana's 6th congressional district
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Last Updated: Nov 29, 2012
Length: 8 pages
To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to promote public notification and provide incentives to reduce drug shortages, and for other purposes.
Patient Access to Drugs in Shortage Act of 2012 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act (SSA), with respect to use of average sales price payment methodology ... Read more >
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