To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to eliminate cost-sharing with respect to coverage of insulin as a covered part D drug and associated medical supplies and to provide mail order access to insulin and such supplies under the Medicare program during the COVID-19 emergency period.
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Sponsor and status
Sponsor. Representative for California's 43rd congressional district. Democrat.
Last Updated: May 28, 2020
Length: 6 pages
116th Congress (2019–2021)
This bill was introduced on May 28, 2020, in a previous session of Congress, but it did not receive a vote.
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43 Cosponsors (43 Democrats)
May 28, 2020
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Mar 23, 2021
Reintroduced Bill — Introduced
This activity took place on a related bill, H.R. 2179.
H.R. 7062 (116th) was a bill in the United States Congress.
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