House Bill 394

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Last Action 03/06/19: returned to Banking & Insurance (S)
Title AN ACT relating to pharmacy reimbursement practices.
Bill Documents Current/Final
Introduced
Bill Request Number 1719
Sponsor B. Rowland
Summary of Original Version Amend KRS 304.9-440 to authorize administrative action against a pharmacy benefit manager if the manager engages in certain practices relating to pharmacy wholesalers; amend KRS 205.647 to require pharmacy benefit managers contracted with a Medicaid managed care organization to comply with KRS 304.9-440; require the Department of Medicaid Services to not approve contracts with certain requirements relating to pharmacy wholesalers or to directly impose any of those requirements.
Index Headings of Original Version Insurance, Health - Pharmacy benefit managers, licensing requirements
Insurance, Health - Pharmacy benefit managers, reimbursement practices, restriction of
Pharmacists - Pharmacy reimbursement, pharmacy benefit managers, regulation of
Public Medical Assistance - Pharmacy benefit managers, reimbursement practices, restriction of
Medicaid - Pharmacy benefit managers, reimbursement practices, restriction of
Jump to Proposed Amendments House Committee Substitute 1
Votes Vote History

Actions

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02/15/19
  • introduced in House
  • to Banking & Insurance (H)
  • posted in committee
02/20/19
  • reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar with Committee Substitute (1)
02/21/19
  • 2nd reading, to Rules
  • posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Friday, February 22, 2019
02/22/19
  • 3rd reading, passed 95-0 with Committee Substitute (1)
02/25/19
  • received in Senate
02/27/19
  • to Banking & Insurance (S)
03/06/19
  • taken from Banking & Insurance (S)
  • 1st reading
  • returned to Banking & Insurance (S)

Proposed Amendments

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Amendment House Committee Substitute 1
Summary Retain original provisions, except amend KRS 304.9-440 and KRS 205.647 to provide that nothing shall be construed to exempt wholesalers from compliance with the Drug Supply Chain Security Act.
Index Headings Insurance, Health - Pharmacy benefit managers, licensing requirements
Insurance, Health - Pharmacy benefit managers, reimbursement practices, restriction of
Pharmacists - Pharmacy reimbursement, pharmacy benefit managers, regulation of
Public Medical Assistance - Pharmacy benefit managers, reimbursement practices, restriction of
Medicaid - Pharmacy benefit managers, reimbursement practices, restriction of

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