A bill to amend the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act to repeal distributions for medicine qualified only if for prescribed drug or insulin.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Senator for Kansas. Republican.
Last Updated: Nov 5, 2013
Length: 2 pages
113th Congress, 2013–2015
This bill was introduced on November 5, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Senator Roberts Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Repeal Portion of Obamacare”
— Sen. Pat Roberts [R-KS] (Sponsor) on Nov 5, 2013
Jul 14, 2011
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, S. 1368 (112th).
Nov 5, 2013
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S. 1647 (113th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 113th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2013 to Jan 2, 2015. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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Restoring Access to Medication Act, S. 1647, 113th Cong. (2013).
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