CS/HB 559: Prescription Drug Utilization Management
GENERAL BILL by Health Market Reform Subcommittee ; Massullo ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Duran ; Geller ; Toledo
Prescription Drug Utilization Management; Requires health insurers & pharmacy benefit managers to offer online prior authorization process; prohibits health insurers & health maintenance organizations from requiring insureds & subscribers to repeat step therapy protocols; provides that new health insurers & health maintenance organizations may impose prior authorization requirement for continued coverage.
Last Action: 5/3/2019 House - Died in Appropriations Committee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138)
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• Referred to Health Market Reform Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 66
• Introduced -HJ 66
• On Committee agenda-- Health Market Reform Subcommittee, 03/19/19, 3:30 pm, Mashburn Hall
• CS by Health Market Reform Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 480
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Health Market Reform Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 474
• Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 488
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Appropriations Committee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138)
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