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Titles (2)

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Short Titles - House of Representatives

Short Titles as Introduced

Medicare Drug Price Negotiation Act

Official Titles

Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the negotiation of lower covered part D drug prices on behalf of Medicare beneficiaries and the establishment and application of a formulary by the Secretary of Health and Human Services under Medicare part D, and for other purposes.


Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
10/26/2017Introduced in House

All Actions (4)

Date All Actions
10/27/2017Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
10/26/2017Referred 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/26/2017Referred 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.
Action By: House of Representatives
10/26/2017Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

Cosponsors (21)


Committees (2)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
House Energy and Commerce10/26/2017 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health10/27/2017 Referred to
House Ways and Means10/26/2017 Referred to

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Introduced in House (10/26/2017)

Medicare Drug Price Negotiation Act

This bill makes a series of changes relating to the prices of prescription drugs under the Medicare prescription drug benefit and Medicare Advantage prescription drug plans, including requirements relating to rebates for low-income individuals and drug price negotiations.