HB0908

2013 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Pharmacy Benefits Managers - Prescription Drugs - Maximum Allowable Cost Prices

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kach

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Requiring a pharmacy benefits manager to disclose to a purchaser and specify in its contract with a purchaser information relating to maximum allowable cost prices for prescription drugs; requiring a pharmacy benefits manager to specify in its contract with a pharmacy or pharmacist information relating to maximum allowable drug prices for prescription drugs; requiring a pharmacy benefits manager to update the maximum allowable cost prices with a specified frequency; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Kach
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Appeals -see also- Judicial Review
Contracts -see also- Land Installment Contracts; Procurement
Disclosure
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Notices
Pharmacy Benefits Managers
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Statutes:Article - Insurance
(15-1623, 15-1628.1)

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October 24, 2017 1:04 P.M.