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After False Start, Durbin To Call For Vote On Drug Ad Price Disclosure Bill

By Ariel Cohen
November 7, 2019 at 12:32 PM
Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) said Wednesday (Nov. 6) he will soon request a floor vote on legislation to require that television drug advertisements disclose list prices. He planned to call for such a vote Wednesday but backed off due to a floor schedule conflict, and he will try again using a process that speeds consideration of the bill, according to a Durbin aide who did not give a specific timeframe. The Drug-Price Transparency in Communications Act (S. 1437) is co-sponsored...


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