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H.R. 2846: To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to require PDP sponsors of a prescription drug plan under part D of the Medicare program that use a formulary to include certain generic drugs and biosimilar biological products on such formulary, and for other purposes.

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Introduced
Apr 26, 2021
117th Congress (2021–2023)
Status

Introduced on Apr 26, 2021

This bill is in the first stage of the legislative process. It was introduced into Congress on April 26, 2021. It will typically be considered by committee next before it is possibly sent on to the House or Senate as a whole.

Sponsor

David McKinley

Representative for West Virginia's 1st congressional district

Republican

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History

Apr 26, 2021
 
Introduced

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May 4, 2021
 
Considered by Health

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H.R. 2846 is a bill in the United States Congress.

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