H.R.2999: Patients' Access to Treatments Act of 2017

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Patients' Access to Treatments Act of 2017 This bill amends the Public Health Service Act to establish cost sharing limits for health plans that cover prescription drugs and use a formulary or other tiered cost sharing structure. Such health plans may not impose higher cost sharing requirements, including copayment and coinsurance, for specialty drugs than for other prescription drugs in a nonpreferred brand name drug tier. If a health plan's...

(Source: Library of Congress)

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Date Description
June 23, 2017
Referred to the Subcommittee on Health.
June 22, 2017
Referred to the House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
June 22, 2017

Introduced in the House by David McKinley (R-W.Va.)

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