HI SB2280 | 2020 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 7-1)
Status: Engrossed on March 3 2020 - 50% progression
Action: 2020-03-09 - Referred to HLT/LAB, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 36
Pending: House Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [HTML]

Summary

Prohibits certain contracts for managed care entered into after June 30, 2020, from containing a provision that authorizes a pharmacy benefit manager to reimburse a contracting pharmacy on a maximum allowable cost basis, and voids any such provisions in existing managed care contracts. Prohibits pharmacy benefit managers from engaging in self-serving or deceptive business practices. Prohibits pharmacy benefit managers from engaging in unfair methods of competition or unfair practices. Prohibits pharmacy benefit managers from retaining any portion of spread pricing. Prohibits a pharmacy benefit manager from reimbursing a 340B pharmacy differently than any other network pharmacy. Prohibits a pharmacy benefit manager from reimbursing an independent or rural pharmacy an amount less than the rural rate for each drug under certain circumstances. Prohibits a pharmacy benefit manager from prohibiting a pharmacist to provide certain information to insureds. Increases pharmacy benefit managers' annual reporting requirements. Requires the insurance commissioner to file annual reports with the legislature. Increases pharmacy benefit manager registration and renewal fees. Makes certain violations of pharmacy benefit managers subject to the penalties provided in chapter 480 and chapter 481, Hawaii Revised Statutes. (SD1)

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Title

Relating To Pharmacy Benefit Managers.

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Roll Calls

2020-02-25 - Senate - Senate Judiciary: Passed, Unamended (Y: 3 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]
2020-02-12 - Senate - Senate Commerce, Consumer Protection, and Health: Passed, With Amendments (Y: 5 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2020-03-09HouseReferred to HLT/LAB, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 36
2020-03-05HousePass First Reading
2020-03-03HouseReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 186) in amended form (SD 1).
2020-03-03SenateReport Adopted; Passed Third Reading. Ayes, 25; Aye(s) with reservations: none. Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 0 (none). Transmitted to House.
2020-02-28SenateOne Day Notice 03-03-20.
2020-02-28SenateReported from JDC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 3133) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading.
2020-02-25SenateThe committee(s) on JDC recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes in JDC were as follows: 3 Aye(s): Senator(s) K. Rhoads, J.Keohokalole, Kim; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Gabbard, Fevella.
2020-02-21SenateThe committee(s) on JDC will hold a public decision making on 02-25-20 12:30PM in conference room 016.
2020-02-14SenateReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to JDC.
2020-02-14SenateReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2747) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to JDC.
2020-02-12SenateThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 5 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, Nishihara, L. Thielen, Wakai; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 2 Excused: Senator(s) Ruderman, Fevella.
2020-02-11SenateThe committee(s) on CPH deferred the measure until 02-12-20 10:00AM in conference room 229.
2020-02-07SenateThe committee(s) on CPH deferred the measure until 02-11-20 10:15AM in conference room 229.
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.
2020-01-17SenateIntroduced.

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