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2017 Regular Session



Public Health - Generic Drugs and Medical Supplies Purchasing Cooperative Workgroup

Sponsored by:

Senator Brochin


In the Senate - Hearing 3/22 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene to convene a workgroup to study the advisability of the State, along with hospitals, pharmacies, health care facilities, and private medical practices, forming a generic drugs and medical supplies purchasing cooperative; requiring the workgroup to include specified individuals; requiring the workgroup to make recommendations regarding specified matters and report its findings to the Governor and the General Assembly on or before January 1, 2018; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Senators Brochin and Pinsky
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB1610
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Creates a Task Force or Commission
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Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of

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November 28, 2017 1:14 P.M.