fallback service area

(3) Fallback service area For purposes of this subsection, the term “fallback service area” means, for a PDP region with respect to a year, any area within such region for which the Secretary determines before the beginning of the year that the access requirements of the first sentence of section 1395w–103(a) of this title will not be met for part D eligible individuals residing in the area for the year.


42 USC § 1395w-111(g)(3)

Scoping language

For purposes of this subsection
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