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From the Congressional Record, Volume 164 (2018)









S. 2553 — A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to prohibit health plans and pharmacy benefit managers from restricting pharmacies from informing individuals regarding the prices for certain drugs and biologicals; to the Committee on Finance.

By Ms. STABENOW (for herself, Ms. Collins, Mr. Wyden, Mr. Cassidy, Mrs. McCaskill, and Mr. Barrasso), S1735 [14MR]
Cosponsors added, S1792 [19MR], S4369 [25JN], S5424 [26JY], S5619 [15AU], S6305 [25SE]
Amendments, S6030, S6031, S6033 [4SE]
Committee discharged. Passed Senate amended, S6033 [4SE]
Text, S6033 [4SE]
Message from the Senate, H7833 [5SE]
Referred to the Committees on Energy and Commerce; Ways and Means, H7868 [5SE]
Rules suspended. Passed House, H8799 [25SE]
Text, H8799 [25SE]
Message from the House, S6338 [26SE], S6495 [3OC]
Examined and signed in the House (October 3, 2018), H9418 [5OC]
Presented to the President (October 4, 2018), S6540 [4OC]
Approved [Public Law 115–262] (signed October 10, 2018)