House Bill 262

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Last Action recommitted to Health & Welfare (S)
Title AN ACT relating to prescription drugs.
Bill Documents Bill
Bill Request Number 1305
Sponsors J. Greer, F. Steele, J. Carney, M. Cherry, L. Combs, W. Coursey, J. DeCesare, M. Dossett, T. Edmonds, D. Floyd, K. Hall, B. Housman, M. King, T. Moore, J. Richards, K. Sinnette, T. Thompson, T. Turner, D. Watkins
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 315.400 to exclude "interpharmacy medication exchange" from the definition of "wholesale distributor"; amend KRS 304.17A-515 to include Medicaid managed care plans operating in the Commonwealth as a part of a "managed care plan" for purposes of that section; amend KRS 205.6312 to state that the copayments for a prescription or over-the-counter drug shall be $1 for generic drugs, $2 for preferred brand name drugs, and $3 for non-preferred brand name drugs; state that these copayments shall not be deducted from a reimbursement due from a Medicaid or a Medicaid managed care organization, but shall be in addition to such reimbursement; state that the copayment requirements shall apply to all Medicaid managed care organization contracting with the cabinet; amend KRS 304.17A-17A-625 to conform.
Index Headings of Original Version Health and Medical Services - Prescription drugs, interpharmacy trade and establish Medicaid managed care copyaments
Pharmacists - Prescription drugs, interpharmacy trade and establish Medicaid managed care copyaments
Physicians and Practitioners - Prescription drugs, interpharmacy trade and establish Medicaid managed care copyaments
Drugs and Medicines - Prescription drugs, interpharmacy trade and establish Medicaid managed care copyaments
Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
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01/17/12
  • introduced in House
01/18/12
  • to Banking & Insurance (H)
01/20/12
  • posted in committee
02/01/12
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute
02/02/12
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
02/08/12
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, February 10, 2012
02/10/12
  • 3rd reading, passed 94-0 with Committee Substitute
  • received in Senate
02/14/12
  • to Banking & Insurance (S)
02/16/12
  • reassigned to Health & Welfare (S)
02/22/12
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
02/23/12
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
03/08/12
  • recommitted to Health & Welfare (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions except delete the amendments to KRS 304.17A-515 and KRS 304.17A-625; amend KRS 205.6312 to provide that the copayments established in Section 2, subsection (6) shall be the minimum copayment; delete reference to Medicaid from the copayment reimbursement requirement; exempt a Medicaid managed care organization from the copayment reimbursement requirement if the organization charged and deducted the copayment from reimbursement on January 1, 2012; provide that the copayment requirements shall not apply to a Medicaid managed care organization participating in a Section 115 Waiver Demonstration Project in accordance with Section 1115 of the federal Social Security Act; EMERGENCY.
Index Headings Health and Medical Services - Prescription drugs, interpharmacy trade and establish Medicaid managed care copyaments
Pharmacists - Prescription drugs, interpharmacy trade and establish Medicaid managed care copyaments
Physicians and Practitioners - Prescription drugs, interpharmacy trade and establish Medicaid managed care copyaments
Drugs and Medicines - Prescription drugs, interpharmacy trade and establish Medicaid managed care copyaments

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