IN SB0143 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Republican 8-2)
Status: Engrossed on February 24 2021 - 50% progression
Action: 2021-04-01 - Committee report: amend do pass, adopted
Text: Latest bill text (Amended) [PDF]

Summary

Pharmacy benefit managers. Allows a public employer and a self-funded health plan to use a reverse auction to procure the services of a pharmacy benefit manager. Requires an audit of prescription drug cost sharing for the state Medicaid program once every three state fiscal years. Requires a pharmacy benefit manager to: (1) perform its contractual duties in good faith and in observance of reasonable commercial standards of fair dealing; and (2) notify a health plan in writing if any activity, policy, or practice of the pharmacy benefit manager presents a conflict of interest. Adds requirements of pharmacy benefit managers when denying an appeal of the maximum allowable cost pricing of a prescription drug. Requires the department of insurance (department) to develop a process for complaints regarding pharmacy benefit managers. Requires a pharmacy benefit manager to provide the department with certain information within 20 business days after the date of a complaint. Prohibits a pharmacy benefit manager from requiring a pharmacy to obtain a signature from an individual for a prescription or immunization during a public health emergency. Requires the legislative services agency to conduct a study of market concentration in Indiana of: (1) the health insurance industry; (2) the hospital industry; (3) the professions of licensed health care practitioners; (4) the retail pharmaceutical industry; (5) the pharmacy benefit manager industry; and (6) the pharmacy services administrative organization industry, including its relationship to pharmaceutical wholesalers. Requires the legislative services agency to present the findings of the study not later than September 1, 2022.

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Title

Pharmacy benefit managers.

Sponsors


Roll Calls

2021-03-31 - House - House - Committee Vote (Y: 23 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-03-30 - House - House - Committee Vote (Y: 13 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-23 - Senate - Senate - Third reading (Y: 45 N: 3 NV: 1 Abs: 1) [PASS]
2021-02-18 - Senate - Senate - Committee Vote (Y: 12 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2021-02-10 - Senate - Senate - Committee Vote (Y: 6 N: 1 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]

History

DateChamberAction
2021-04-01HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2021-03-30HouseReferred to the Ways and Means pursuant to House Rule 127
2021-03-30HouseCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2021-03-04HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Financial Institutions and Insurance
2021-02-24SenateReferred to the House
2021-02-23SenateCosponsors: Representatives Carbaugh, Clere, Shackleford
2021-02-23SenateHouse sponsor: Representative Lehman
2021-02-23SenateThird reading: passed; Roll Call 173: yeas 45, nays 3
2021-02-22SenateSenator Qaddoura added as coauthor
2021-02-22SenateSecond reading: ordered engrossed
2021-02-18SenateCommittee report: amend do pass, adopted
2021-02-15SenateCommittee report: amend do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Appropriations
2021-02-11SenateSenator Freeman added as coauthor
2021-02-09SenateSenator Doriot added as coauthor
2021-02-01SenateSenator Charbonneau added as third author
2021-02-01SenateSenator Grooms added as second author
2021-02-01SenateSenator Zay added as author
2021-02-01SenateSenator Grooms removed as author
2021-01-28SenateSenator Grooms added as author
2021-01-28SenateSenator Bray removed as author
2021-01-28SenateCommittee report: amend do pass adopted; reassigned to Committee on Insurance and Financial Institutions
2021-01-04SenateFirst reading: referred to Committee on Rules and Legislative Procedure
2021-01-04SenateAuthored by Senator Bray

Indiana State Sources

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