S. 733 (112th): A bill to amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude customary prompt pay discounts from manufacturers to wholesalers from the average sales price for drugs and biologicals under Medicare.

Introduced:

Apr 5, 2011
112th Congress, 2011–2013

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on April 5, 2011, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Pat Roberts

Senator from Kansas

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Apr 5, 2011
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
4/5/2011--Introduced.Amends part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance) of title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to exclude from the average sales price in calculating Medicare payments for drugs and biologicals ... Read more >
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S. 806 (113th) was a re-introduction of this bill in a later Congress.

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Last Action: Apr 24, 2013

H.R. 905 (identical)

Referred to Committee
Last Action: Mar 3, 2011

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History

Introduced
Apr 5, 2011

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