To amend title III of the Public Health Service Act to limit the orphan drug exclusion under the drug discount program under section 340B of such title.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Vermont At Large. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jun 13, 2017
Length: 2 pages
Jun 13, 2017
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on June 13, 2017, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Sep 27, 2016
Earlier Version — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 6174 (114th).
Jun 13, 2017
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Jul 11, 2018
Considered by Health
A committee held a hearing or business meeting about the bill.
H.R. 2889 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not enacted by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.
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