The Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act (also called the Medicare Modernization Act or MMA) is a federal law of the United States, enacted in 2003. It produced the largest overhaul of Medicare in the public health program's 38-year history. The MMA was signed by President George W. Bush on December 8, 2003, after passing in Congress by a close margin.

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  • The Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act (also called the Medicare Modernization Act or MMA) is a federal law of the United States, enacted in 2003. It produced the largest overhaul of Medicare in the public health program's 38-year history. The MMA was signed by President George W. Bush on December 8, 2003, after passing in Congress by a close margin. (en)
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  • Medicare Modernization Act or MMA
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  • An act to amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for a voluntary prescription drug benefit under the medicare program and to strengthen and improve the medicare program, and for other purposes.
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  • Medicare Prescription Drug and Modernization Act of 2003
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  • Representative Dennis J. Hastert
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  • Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act
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  • House
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  • 2003-07-07 (xsd:date)
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  • 2003-11-25 (xsd:date)
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  • Unanimous Consent
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  • The Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act (also called the Medicare Modernization Act or MMA) is a federal law of the United States, enacted in 2003. It produced the largest overhaul of Medicare in the public health program's 38-year history. The MMA was signed by President George W. Bush on December 8, 2003, after passing in Congress by a close margin. (en)
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  • Medicare Prescription Drug, Improvement, and Modernization Act (en)
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