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S AMDT 2381 - Prescription Drug Plan Amendment - Key Vote

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Legislation - Motion Rejected (Senate) (43-56) - (Key vote)

Title: Prescription Drug Plan Amendment

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote on a motion to waive the Budget Act in order to adopt an amendment that requires that an individual must sign a statement that he or she understands a year gap in coverage may occur before enrolling in a prescription drug plan or an MA-PD plan.

Note:

NOTE: A MOTION TO WAIVE THE BUDGET ACT, IF ADOPTED, TEMPORARILY SETS ASIDE A SPECIFIC PROVISION OF THE BUDGET ACT OF 1974 SO THAT AN AMENDMENT THAT VIOLATES THE ACT MAY BE CONSIDERED. A 3/5 MAJORITY IS REQUIRED FOR ADOPTION.

Legislation - Introduced (Senate) -

Title: Prescription Drug Plan Amendment

Sponsors

  • Frank R. Lautenberg (NJ - D) (Out Of Office)
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