Summary: S.1688 — 115th Congress (2017-2018)All Information (Except Text)

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Introduced in Senate (08/01/2017)

Empowering Medicare Seniors to Negotiate Drug Prices Act of 2017

This bill amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act to allow the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to: (1) negotiate drug prices under the Medicare prescription drug benefit, and (2) institute a price structure for the reimbursement of drugs covered under the benefit.