Bill History
Session Year 2006
Substitute for Raised H.B. No. 5637
Raised Bill [pdf]   HS Joint Favorable Substitute Change of Reference [pdf]
HS Vote Tally Sheet   

Introducer(s):
Human Services Committee

Title: AN ACT CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY OF TEMPORARY SUPPLIES OF BRAND NAME DRUGS.

Statement of Purpose: To allow recipients of prescription drug benefits under the Medicaid, state-administered general assistance and ConnPACE programs access to a temporary supply of a brand name prescription drug in the absence of prior authorization for such drug in emergency situations.

Bill History:

03/01/06 REFERRED TO JOINT COMMITTEE ON Human Services Committee
03/03/06 PUBLIC HEARING 03/07
03/21/06 JOINT FAVORABLE SUBSTITUTE CHANGE OF REFERENCE Appropriations Committee
03/21/06 FILED WITH LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE
03/22/06 REPORTED OUT OF LEGISLATIVE COMMISSIONERS' OFFICE
03/23/06 FAVORABLE CHANGE OF REFERENCE, HOUSE TO COMMITTEE ON Appropriations Committee
03/24/06 FAVORABLE CHANGE OF REFERENCE, SENATE TO COMMITTEE ON Appropriations Committee

Co-sponsor(s):
Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.