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)
Bill Text: PDF
Date Chamber Action 1/25/2019 House • Filed
2/6/2019 House • Referred to Health Market Reform Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 66
3/5/2019 House • Introduced -HJ 66
3/15/2019 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Market Reform Subcommittee, 03/19/19, 3:30 pm, Mashburn Hall
3/19/2019 House • CS by Health Market Reform Subcommittee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 480
3/21/2019 House • Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Health Market Reform Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 474
3/22/2019 House • Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 488
5/3/2019 House • Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Appropriations Committee, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138)
CS/HB 559, Committee Substitute 1 (Current Bill Version) Posted 3/21/2019 at 11:57 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: None
Related Bills (4)
Bill Number Subject Filed By Relationship Last Action and Location Track Bills H 271 Prescribed Drug Services and Audits Santiago, Plasencia Compare Last Action: 5/3/2019 H Died in Health Market Reform Subcommittee H 843 (er) Health Care Rodriguez Compare Last Action: 6/26/2019 Chapter No. 2019-138, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 7 (Ch. 2019-105) S 906 Prescribed Drug Services and Audits Wright Compare Last Action: 5/3/2019 S Died in Banking and Insurance S 7078 (c1) Health Care Health Policy Compare Last Action: 4/26/2019 S Laid on Table, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138), CS/HB 7 (Ch. 2019-105) -SJ 561
Citations - Statutes (2)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 627.42392 Prior authorization. Page 1 (pdf) 627.42393 Page 4 (pdf)
HB 559, Original Filed Version Posted 1/25/2019 at 8:41 AM
Bill Text: Analyses: Health Market Reform Subcommittee (Post-Meeting) 3/21/2019 (pdf)
Committee Amendments (1)
Amendment Sponsor Filed Last Committee Action Format 918345 - Strike All Amendment
Remove everything after the enacting clause and insert:
Adopted without Objection
Citations - Statutes (1)
Citation Catchline Location in Bill Location In Bill Help 627.42393 Page 1 (pdf)
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