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The draft contains updated information and instructions to states on operations concerning the phased down contribution process. In this process, states are responsible for making monthly payments to CMS, representing a portion of the Medicare Part D drug expenditures for dually eligible beneficiaries whose Medicaid drug coverage has been assumed by Medicare Part D.

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Issued by: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

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