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S. 109 - Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act

Health. 115th Congress (2017-2018) View bill details
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Summary:
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of pharmacist services. (by CRS) 
Status:
The bill has been referred to committee. 
There have been no votes on this bill.

Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act

S. 109 — 115th Congress (2017–2018)

Summary
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of pharmacist services. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for coverage under the Medicare program of pharmacist services.
Other Titles
  • Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act
  • Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act
Sponsor
Chuck Grassley
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Health
  • Health personnel
  • Medicare
  • Prescription drugs
  • Retail and wholesale trades
Related Bills
Major Actions
Introduced1/12/2017
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced1/12/2017
1/12/2017Introduced in Senate
1/12/2017Read twice and referred to the Committee on Finance.
NumberSponsorDate OfferedStatus

Total contributions given to Senators from interest groups that…

$1,493,124
$589,993
$632,146
$1,702,529
$1,839,549
$1,301,811
$1,423,851
$10,650
$3,947,798
$1,943,042
$14,884,493
$0
31 Organizations Support and 0 Oppose; See Which Ones

Organizations that took a position on
Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act

31 organizations support this bill

American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
American Pharmacists Association
American Pharmacists Association (2017, January 17). Provider status legislation reintroduced in the Senate. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from American Pharmacists Association.
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
AmerisourceBergen
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
BI-LO, LLC
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Brookshire Brothers
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
California Society of Health-System Pharmacists
California Society of Health-System Pharmacists (2017, January 13). Press Release: Provider Status Bill Reintroduced. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from California Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
Cardinal Health
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
CVS Caremark
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Food Marketing Institute
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association
Hematology/Oncology Pharmacy Association (2017, January 13). HOPA Applauds Reintroduction of Pharmacy and Medically Underserved Areas Enhancement Act. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Newswise.
International Academy of Compounding Pharmacists
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Kroger
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
league of united latin american citizens
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
McKesson
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
National Alliance of State Pharmacy Associations
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
National Association of Chain Drug Stores
National Association of Chain Drug Stores (2017, January 12). NACDS WELCOMES RETURN OF PHARMACIST PROVIDER STATUS BILL IN SENATE. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from National Association of Chain Drug Stores.
National Community Pharmacists Association
National Community Pharmacists Association (2017, January 13). NCPA Supports Bill Recognizing Pharmacists as Health Care Providers. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from National Community Pharmacists Association.
National Consumers League
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
National Patient Advocate Foundation
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
National Pharmaceutical Association
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
National Rural Health Association
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Omnicell
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Patient Access to Pharmacists’ Care Coalition
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Pediatric Pharmacy Association
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Rite Aid
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
SuperValu
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Thrifty White Pharmacy
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Walgreens
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Walmart
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.
Winn-Dixie Stores
Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition (2017, January 13). PAPCC Applauds Senate Introducing S. 109. Retrieved January 17, 2017, from Patient Access to Pharmacists' Care Coalition.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 115th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, November 29, 2010 – November 28, 2016.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$291,649$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$106,434$0
John BarrassoRWY$173,750$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$233,255$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$121,750$0
Roy BluntRMO$344,828$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$193,025$0
John BoozmanRAR$115,750$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$276,400$0
Richard BurrRNC$279,694$0
Maria CantwellDWA$45,922$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$85,050$0
Ben CardinDMD$107,830$0
Tom CarperDDE$78,510$0
Bob CaseyDPA$337,612$0
Bill CassidyRLA$186,554$0
William Thad CochranRMS$111,700$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$94,350$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$76,725$0
Bob CorkerRTN$183,739$0
John CornynRTX$259,600$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$386,856$0
Tom CottonRAR$127,708$0
Mike CrapoRID$61,199$0
Ted CruzRTX$93,995$0
Steve DainesRMT$52,366$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$167,021$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$251,702$0
Dick DurbinDIL$183,710$0
Mike EnziRWY$158,700$0
Joni ErnstRIA$50,400$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$117,660$0
Deb FischerRNE$51,791$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$74,400$0
Al FrankenDMN$170,533$0
Cory GardnerRCO$126,750$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$107,942$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$128,140$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$171,010$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$197,289$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$118,736$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$386,249$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$76,987$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$67,272$0
Dean HellerRNV$109,500$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$117,810$0
John HoevenRND$32,410$0
Jim InhofeROK$56,300$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$179,650$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$134,955$0
Tim KaineDVA$139,783$0
John KennedyRLA$36,600$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$41,017$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$364,247$0
James LankfordROK$97,616$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$33,850$0
Mike LeeRUT$58,900$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$92,300$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$118,675$0
John McCainRAZ$108,503$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$129,022$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$491,898$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$230,903$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$38,500$0
Jerry MoranRKS$93,450$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$43,025$0
Chris MurphyDCT$115,476$0
Patty MurrayDWA$251,063$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$138,450$0
Rand PaulRKY$56,971$0
David PerdueRGA$130,799$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$127,300$0
Rob PortmanROH$421,878$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$75,963$0
Jim RischRID$22,150$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$179,463$0
Mike RoundsRSD$110,804$0
Marco RubioRFL$170,385$0
Bernie SandersIVT$2,475$0
Ben SasseRNE$78,766$0
Brian SchatzDHI$60,325$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$324,239$0
Tim ScottRSC$316,127$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$19,500$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$128,089$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$19,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$202,260$0
Dan SullivanRAK$31,116$0
Jon TesterDMT$80,650$0
John ThuneRSD$132,070$0
Thom TillisRNC$109,554$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$500,489$0
Tom UdallDNM$43,975$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$268,186$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$149,050$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$92,607$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$86,320$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$77,200$0
Ron WydenDOR$322,627$0
Todd YoungRIN$257,209$0

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Legislator Filters
NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Support
$ From Interest Groups
That Oppose
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$291,649$0
Tammy BaldwinDWI$106,434$0
John BarrassoRWY$173,750$0
Michael F. BennetDCO$233,255$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$121,750$0
Roy BluntRMO$344,828$0
Cory A. BookerDNJ$193,025$0
John BoozmanRAR$115,750$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$276,400$0
Richard BurrRNC$279,694$0
Maria CantwellDWA$45,922$0
Shelley Moore CapitoRWV$85,050$0
Ben CardinDMD$107,830$0
Tom CarperDDE$78,510$0
Bob CaseyDPA$337,612$0
Bill CassidyRLA$186,554$0
William Thad CochranRMS$111,700$0
Susan M. CollinsRME$94,350$0
Christopher A. CoonsDDE$76,725$0
Bob CorkerRTN$183,739$0
John CornynRTX$259,600$0
Catherine Cortez MastoDNV$386,856$0
Tom CottonRAR$127,708$0
Mike CrapoRID$61,199$0
Ted CruzRTX$93,995$0
Steve DainesRMT$52,366$0
Joe DonnellyDIN$167,021$0
Tammy DuckworthDIL$251,702$0
Dick DurbinDIL$183,710$0
Mike EnziRWY$158,700$0
Joni ErnstRIA$50,400$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$117,660$0
Deb FischerRNE$51,791$0
Jeff FlakeRAZ$74,400$0
Al FrankenDMN$170,533$0
Cory GardnerRCO$126,750$0
Kirsten E. GillibrandDNY$107,942$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$128,140$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$171,010$0
Kamala D. HarrisDCA$197,289$0
Margaret Wood HassanDNH$118,736$0
Orrin G. HatchRUT$386,249$0
Martin HeinrichDNM$76,987$0
Heidi HeitkampDND$67,272$0
Dean HellerRNV$109,500$0
Mazie K. HironoDHI$117,810$0
John HoevenRND$32,410$0
Jim InhofeROK$56,300$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$179,650$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$134,955$0
Tim KaineDVA$139,783$0
John KennedyRLA$36,600$0
Angus S. King, Jr.IME$41,017$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$364,247$0
James LankfordROK$97,616$0
Patrick J. LeahyDVT$33,850$0
Mike LeeRUT$58,900$0
Joe Manchin, IIIDWV$92,300$0
Ed MarkeyDMA$118,675$0
John McCainRAZ$108,503$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$129,022$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$491,898$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$230,903$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$38,500$0
Jerry MoranRKS$93,450$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$43,025$0
Chris MurphyDCT$115,476$0
Patty MurrayDWA$251,063$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$138,450$0
Rand PaulRKY$56,971$0
David PerdueRGA$130,799$0
Gary C. PetersDMI$127,300$0
Rob PortmanROH$421,878$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$75,963$0
Jim RischRID$22,150$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$179,463$0
Mike RoundsRSD$110,804$0
Marco RubioRFL$170,385$0
Bernie SandersIVT$2,475$0
Ben SasseRNE$78,766$0
Brian SchatzDHI$60,325$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$324,239$0
Tim ScottRSC$316,127$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$19,500$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$128,089$0
Richard C. ShelbyRAL$19,500$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$202,260$0
Dan SullivanRAK$31,116$0
Jon TesterDMT$80,650$0
John ThuneRSD$132,070$0
Thom TillisRNC$109,554$0
Patrick J. ToomeyRPA$500,489$0
Tom UdallDNM$43,975$0
Chris Van HollenDMD$268,186$0
Mark R. WarnerDVA$149,050$0
Elizabeth WarrenDMA$92,607$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$86,320$0
Roger F. WickerRMS$77,200$0
Ron WydenDOR$322,627$0
Todd YoungRIN$257,209$0

Interest Groups that support this bill

$ Donated
Medical Devices & Supplies$3,947,798
Department, variety & convenience stores$1,943,042
Pharmaceutical wholesale$1,839,549
Food stores$1,702,529
Drug stores$1,493,124
Minority/Ethnic Groups$1,423,851
Health, Education & Human Resources$1,301,811
Health & welfare policy$632,146
Pharmacists$589,993
Consumer groups$10,650

Interest Groups that oppose this bill

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