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Empowering Medicare Seniors to Negotiate Drug Prices Act of 2019

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Official Titles as Introduced

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to allow the Secretary of Health and Human Services to negotiate fair prescription drug prices under part D of the Medicare program.


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Date Actions Overview
01/09/2019Introduced in Senate

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Date All Actions
01/09/2019Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
Action By: Senate

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Committee / Subcommittee Date Activity Reports
Senate Finance01/09/2019 Referred to

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Introduced in Senate (01/09/2019)

Empowering Medicare Seniors to Negotiate Drug Prices Act of 2019

This bill allows 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.