H.R. 696: To amend part B of title XVIII of the Social Security Act to exclude customary prompt pay discounts from manufacturers to wholesalers from the average sales price for drugs and biologicals under Medicare, and for other purposes.

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Overview

Introduced:

Feb 3, 2015

Status:

Referred to Committee on Feb 3, 2015

This bill was assigned to a congressional committee on February 3, 2015, which will consider it before possibly sending it on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor:

Ed Whitfield

Representative for Kentucky's 1st congressional district

Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Feb 3, 2015
Length: 2 pages

Prognosis:

1% chance of being enacted according to PredictGov (details)

History

Feb 3, 2015
 
Introduced

This is the first step in the legislative process.

 
Reported by Committee

 
Passed House

 
Passed Senate

 
Signed by the President

H.R. 696 is a bill in the United States Congress.

A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

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