To require drug manufacturers to disclose the prices of prescription drugs in any direct-to-consumer advertising and marketing to practitioners of a drug.
The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.
Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for Illinois's 9th congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: Jul 26, 2018
Length: 8 pages
115th Congress (2017–2019)
This bill was introduced on July 26, 2018, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.
What legislators are saying
“Schakowsky introduces a suite of Prescription Drug Pricing Bills”
— Rep. Janice “Jan” Schakowsky [D-IL9] (Sponsor) on Jul 30, 2018
Jul 26, 2018
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H.R. 6576 (115th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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