HI SB2226 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Strong Partisan Bill (Democrat 12-1)
Status: Introduced on January 17 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-02-07 - The committee on CPH deferred the measure.
Pending: Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [HTML]


Establishes business practice and transparency reporting requirements for pharmacy benefit managers. Replaces the registration requirement for pharmacy benefit managers with a licensing requirement. Increases penalties for violations of the pharmacy benefit managers law. Effective 1/1/2021.

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Relating To Pharmacy Benefit Managers.



2020-02-07SenateThe committee on CPH deferred the measure.
2020-01-31SenateThe committee(s) on CPH deferred the measure until 02-07-20 9:30AM in conference room 229.
2020-01-28SenateThe committee(s) on CPH deferred the measure until 01-31-20 9:30AM in conference room 229.
2020-01-24SenateThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 01-28-20 9:00AM in conference room 229.
2020-01-21SenateReferred to CPH, JDC.
2020-01-21SenatePassed First Reading.

Same As/Similar To

HB1609 (Same As) 2020-02-14 - Report adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with Representative(s) Ward voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Holt, Takayama excused (2).


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