Federal - S 691

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to enhance prescription drug affordability by expanding access to assistance with out-of-pocket costs under Medicare part D for low-income seniors and individuals with disabilities.

Introduced

March 7, 2019

Description

A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to enhance prescription drug affordability by expanding access to assistance with out-of-pocket costs under Medicare part D for low-income seniors and individuals with disabilities.

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Original Sponsor 1

Co-Sponsors 6

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  • Sept. 18, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Stabenow, (D-Mich.)
  • July 22, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Cortez Masto, (D-Nev.)
  • March 12, 2019 — Additional cosponsor(s): 1

    Brown, S. (D-Ohio)
  • March 7, 2019 — Original cosponsor(s): 3

    Baldwin, (D-Wis.)Blumenthal, (D-Conn.)Gillibrand, (D-N.Y.)
  • March 7, 2019 — Read twice and referred to: Senate Finance.Congressional Record p. S1733