To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prohibit prescription drug plan sponsors and MA-PD organizations under the Medicare program from retroactively reducing payment on clean claims submitted by pharmacies.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Virginia's 9th congressional district. Republican.
Last Updated: Sep 8, 2016
Length: 3 pages
Sep 8, 2016
114th Congress, 2015–2017
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on September 8, 2016, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 8, 2016
Feb 14, 2017
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 1038.
H.R. 5951 (114th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
This bill was introduced in the 114th Congress, which met from Jan 6, 2015 to Jan 3, 2017. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
How to cite this information.
Civic Impulse. (2018). H.R. 5951 — 114th Congress: Improving Transparency and Accuracy in Medicare Part D Spending Act. Retrieved from https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5951
“H.R. 5951 — 114th Congress: Improving Transparency and Accuracy in Medicare Part D Spending Act.” www.GovTrack.us. 2016. June 18, 2018 <https://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/114/hr5951>
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