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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 46

January Session, 2005

 

LCO No. 37

   

Referred to Committee on Public Health

 

Introduced by:

 

SEN. PRAGUE, 19th Dist.

REP. RYAN, 139th Dist.

SEN. MURPHY, 16th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING AN INTER-AGENCY PRESCRIPTION DRUG BULK PURCHASING PLAN.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That the general statutes be amended to require the state of Connecticut to develop a system of bulk purchasing of prescription drugs by state agencies from Canadian pharmacies.

Statement of Purpose:

To lower state agencies' prescription drug costs through bulk purchasing from Canadian pharmacies.