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H.R. 6143 (115th): Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act

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To ensure that health insurance issuers and group health plans do not prohibit pharmacy providers from providing certain information to enrollees.

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Sponsor and status

Lloyd Doggett

Sponsor. Representative for Texas's 35th congressional district. Democrat.

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Last Updated: Jun 19, 2018
Length: 3 pages
Introduced
Jun 19, 2018
115th Congress (2017–2019)
Status
Enacted Via Other Measures

Provisions of this bill were incorporated into other bills which were enacted.

Cosponsors

31 Cosponsors (30 Democrats, 1 Republican)

See Instead

S. 2554 (same title)
Enacted — Signed by the President — Oct 10, 2018

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History

Jun 19, 2018
 
Introduced

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H.R. 6143 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.

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Bills numbers restart every two years. That means there are other bills with the number H.R. 6143. This is the one from the 115th Congress.

This bill was introduced in the 115th Congress, which met from Jan 3, 2017 to Jan 3, 2019. Legislation not passed by the end of a Congress is cleared from the books.

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