HR 6833 - The Affordable Insulin Now Act - National Key Vote

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Title: The Affordable Insulin Now Act

Vote Smart's Synopsis:

Vote to pass a bill that limits cost-sharing for insulin under private health insurance and the Medicare prescription drug benefit.

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  • Limits the cost-sharing for insulin under private health insurance and the Medicare prescription drug benefit, specifically capping the cost-sharing under private insurance for a month’s supply of selected and covered insulin products at $35 or 25 percent of a plan’s negotiated price (after any price concessions) whichever is less, beginning in 2023 (Sec. 2).

  • Rescinds the implementation of regulations relating to the treatment of certain Medicare prescription drug benefit rebates from drug manufacturers for the purpose of federal anti-kickback laws (Sec. 4).

  • Increases funding for the Medicare Improvement Fund (Sec. 5).

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