HB0761 (CH0422)

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2014 Regular Session



Health Insurance - Specialty Drugs

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hammen


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 422

Synopsis:Prohibiting insurers and nonprofit health service plans that provide coverage for prescription drugs under individual, group, or blanket health insurance policies, and health maintenance organizations that provide coverage for prescription drugs under individual or group contracts from imposing a copayment or coinsurance requirement on a covered specialty drug that exceeds a specified dollar amount; providing for an annual increase to the copayment or coinsurance requirement limit; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Hammen, Holmes, Bromwell, Costa, Cullison, Donoghue, Elliott, Hubbard, Kach, A. Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McDonough, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Ready, Reznik, and V. Turner
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0874
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Health and Government Operations   View Committee HearingFinance
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):AIDS
Consumer Price Index
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Insurance Administration
Managed Care Organizations -see also- Health Maint Orgs
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index

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