H. R. 4121
IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES
June 24, 2021
Mr. Arrington introduced the following bill; which was referred to the Committee on Energy and Commerce, and in addition to the Committee on Ways and Means, for a period to be subsequently determined by the Speaker, in each case for consideration of such provisions as fall within the jurisdiction of the committee concerned
To codify a final rule issued by the Secretary of Health and Human Services relating to fraud and abuse and the removal of safe harbor protection for certain drug rebates, and for other purposes.
This Act may be cited as the
Anti-Kickbacks, Protecting Rebates for Our Seniors Act or the
PRO Seniors Act.
Codification of HHS final rule relating to fraud and abuse and removal of certain drug rebate safe harbor protections
The final rule entitled
Fraud and Abuse; Removal of Safe Harbor Protection for Rebates Involving Prescription Pharmaceuticals and Creation of New Safe Harbor Protection for Certain Point-of-Sale Reductions in Price on Prescription Pharmaceuticals and Certain Pharmacy Benefit Manager Service Fees, as published by the Department of Health and Human Services in the Federal Register on November 30, 2020 (85 Fed. Reg. 76666), shall have the force and effect of law beginning on January 1, 2022.