To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for pharmacy benefits manager standards under the Medicare prescription drug program to further transparency of payment methodologies to pharmacies, and for other purposes.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Georgia's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Jan 9, 2015
Length: 8 pages
Jan 9, 2015
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on January 9, 2015, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Jan 9, 2015
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H.R. 244 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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