H.R. 2298: Medicare Patient Safety and Drug Abuse Prevention Act

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for programs to prevent prescription drug abuse under parts C and D of the Medicare program.

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May 13, 2015


Referred to Committee on May 13, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on May 13, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.


Gus Bilirakis

Representative for Florida's 12th congressional district



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Last Updated: May 13, 2015
Length: 24 pages


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May 13, 2015

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