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A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to permit direct payment to pharmacies for certain compounded drugs that are prepared by the pharmacies for a specific beneficiary for use through an implanted infusion pump.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
08/02/2012Introduced in Senate

All Actions (2)

Date All Actions
08/02/2012Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
Action By: Senate
08/02/2012Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S5986)
Action By: Senate

Cosponsors (1)

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CosponsorDate Cosponsored
Sen. Wicker, Roger F. [R-MS]* 08/02/2012

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Senate Finance08/02/2012 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (08/02/2012)

Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to authorize direct payment under part B (Supplementary Medical Insurance Benefits for the Aged and Disabled) to a pharmacy for certain covered compound drugs prepared by the pharmacy for a specific beneficiary for the effective use of an implanted infusion pump.