H.R. 1 (108th): Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act of 2003

This was a vote to pass H.R. 1 (108th) in the House.

It was not the final House vote on the bill. See the history of H.R. 1 (108th) for further details.

The Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act (also called the Medicare Modernization Act or MMA) is a federal law of the United States, enacted in 2003. It produced the largest overhaul of Medicare in the public health program's 38-year history.

The MMA was signed by President George W. Bush on December 8, 2003, after passing in Congress by a close margin.

This summary is from Wikipedia.

Congress
108th Congress
Date
Jun 27, 2003
Chamber
House
Number
#332
Question:
On Passage of the Bill in the House
Result:
Passed

Totals     Republican     Democrat     Independent
  Aye 216
 
 
 
50%
207 9 0
  No 215
 
 
 
49%
19 195 1
Present 1
 
 
 
0%
1 0 0
Not Voting 3
 
 
 
1%
2 1 0
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