Proposed S.B. No. 19
Session Year 2021
AN ACT CONCERNING HEALTH COVERAGE FOR OUTPATIENT PSYCHOTROPIC DRUGS.
To prohibit health insurance policies providing coverage for outpatient prescription drugs, and mental health care benefits provided under state law, with state funds or to state employees, from: (1) Requiring a prescribing health care provider to prescribe an outpatient psychotropic drug in a quantity that the provider deems clinically inappropriate; or (2) imposing increased cost-sharing for less than a ninety-day supply of a covered outpatient psychotropic drug if a prescribing health care provider deems a ninety-day supply of such drug to be clinically inappropriate.