Proposed S.B. No. 205
Session Year 2023
 


AN ACT REQUIRING PHARMACISTS TO INFORM PATIENTS AND HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS REGARDING THE LEAST EXPENSIVE MEDICATION OPTION.

To require pharmacists to inform each patient and the patient's prescribing practitioner regarding the least expensive option for a medication or class of medicine that has been prescribed by the prescribing practitioner and the out-of-pocket cost of such medication or class of medicine if purchased without insurance.

Introduced by:
Sen. Saud Anwar, 3rd Dist.

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 1/25/2023Change of Reference, House to Committee on General Law
 1/25/2023Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on General Law
 1/18/2023(PH)Change of Reference to General Law
 1/17/2023Referred to Joint Committee on Public Health

Co-sponsors of SB-205

Rep. Gary A. Turco, 27th Dist.

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