H.R. 232 (113th): To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit direct payment to pharmacies for certain compounded drugs that are prepared by the pharmacies for a specific beneficiary for use through an implanted infusion pump.

Introduced:

Jan 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on January 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Gregg Harper

Representative for Mississippi's 3rd congressional district

Republican

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Last Updated: Jan 14, 2013
Length: 2 pages

About the bill

Summary (CRS)
1/14/2013--Introduced.Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to authorize direct payment under part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance Benefits for the Aged and Disabled) to a pharmacy for certain ... Read more >
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Last Action: Aug 2, 2012

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Introduced
Jan 14, 2013

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