S.B. No. 147
Session Year 2007
 


AN ACT CONCERNING THE USE OF PREFERRED DRUG LISTS AND PRIOR AUTHORIZATION REQUIREMENTS BY THE DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES IN THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE DEPARTMENT'S PRESCRIPTION DRUG PROGRAMS.

To require the Commissioner of Social Services to implement measures that ensure that the department's prescription drug program beneficiaries are not being denied access to needed prescription drugs due to the implementation of prior authorization requirements or the utilization of preferred drug lists.

Introduced by:
Human Services Committee

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Bill History

 Date Action Taken
 3/5/2007Favorable Change of Reference, House to Committee on Appropriations
 3/5/2007Favorable Change of Reference, Senate to Committee on Appropriations
 3/5/2007(LCO)Reported Out of Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/1/2007(LCO)Filed with Legislative Commissioners' Office
 3/1/2007(HS)Joint Favorable Change of Reference Appropriations
 2/2/2007Public Hearing 02/06
 1/26/2007Referred to Joint Committee on Human Services
 1/25/2007Drafted by Committee
 1/23/2007(HS)Vote to Draft
 1/10/2007Referred to Joint Committee on Human Services

Co-sponsors of SB-147

Sen. Martin M. Looney, 11th Dist.
Sen. Edith G. Prague, 19th Dist.

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