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Short Titles as Introduced

Transparent Health Care Pricing Act of 2018

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Official Titles - House of Representatives

Official Title as Introduced

To promote transparency in health care pricing.

Actions Overview (1)

Date Actions Overview
01/16/2018Introduced in House

All Actions (3)

Date All Actions
01/19/2018Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
Action By: Committee on Energy and Commerce
01/16/2018Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
Action By: House of Representatives
01/16/2018Introduced in House
Action By: House of Representatives

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Committees (1)

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Related Documents
House Energy and Commerce01/16/2018 Referred to
House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Health01/19/2018 Referred to

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Introduced in House (01/16/2018)

Transparent Health Care Pricing Act of 2018

This bill requires entities that offer or furnish health care related products or services to the public to disclose the price for those products and services at the point of purchase and on the Internet. The entities must disclose all prices, including wholesale, retail, and discounted prices, that are accepted as payment in full for products and services furnished to individual consumers.

The Department of Health and Human Services may investigate and impose civil penalties on entities that fail to comply with this requirement.