To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require drug manufacturers to pay a Medicare part B rebate for certain drugs if the price of such drugs increases faster than inflation.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Michigan's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Mar 1, 2018
Length: 13 pages
Mar 1, 2018
115th Congress, 2017–2019
Died in a previous Congress
This bill was introduced on March 1, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
Mar 1, 2018
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H.R. 5150 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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