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House panel aims to bolster drug-pricing program
Modern Healthcare - Jennifer Lubell

The House Energy and Commerce Committee in considering additional language to the America’s Affordable Health Choices Act approved a package of amendments that among other things seeks to strengthen the integrity of a federal drug-pricing program. The committee has been holding a supplemental meeting to address unfinished business. The aim is to send any amendments approved during this meeting to the House Rules Committee, so they may be considered as part of the legislation during the House floor debate.