Key Votes

S Amdt 3598 - Outpatient Prescription Drugs Amendment - Key Vote

National Key Votes

Joe Biden, Jr. voted Yea (Amendment Vote) on this Amendment.

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Amendment - Amendment Rejected (Senate) (44-53) - (Key vote)

Title: Outpatient Prescription Drugs Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to adopt an amendment that would provide prescription drugs to consumers through Medicare.

Highlights:
  • Requires Medicare to pay half of prescription drug costs.
  • Requires consumers to pay a $250 deductible.
Amendment - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Outpatient Prescription Drugs Amendment

Sponsors

  • Charles S. Robb (VA - D) (Out Of Office)