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File Name
Medicare Program; Establishment of the State Pharmaceutical Assistance Transition Commission
Publication/Implementation Date
Quarterly Release Date
Provider Type
Meeting Notice
Type of Regulation
Regulations Published This Quarter
Regulation Summary
This notice announces the establishment of the State Pharmaceutical Assistance Transition Commission (the Commission) that will develop a proposal for addressing the unique transitional issues facing State Pharmaceutical Assistance Programs (SPAP) and SPAP participants due to the implementation of the voluntary prescription drug benefit program under part D of title XVIII of the Social Security Act. This notice also announces the signing by the Secretary on March 1, 2004 of the charter establishing the Commission. The charter will terminate 30 days after the date of the submission of the report to Congress, but no later than January 31, 2005.
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