MD HB905 | 2020 | Regular Session


Spectrum: Moderate Partisan Bill (Democrat 9-1)
Status: Introduced on February 5 2020 - 25% progression
Action: 2020-03-13 - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requiring, beginning on January 1, 2021, a prescriber or dispenser of a prescription drug to have access to and use, under certain circumstances, certain technology that provides patient-specific prescription drug benefit and cost information in a certain manner; requiring certain payors, providers, pharmacies, and other organizations to take certain actions necessary to facilitate access to and use of the technology; etc.

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Prescription Drug Benefits - Use of Real-Time Benefit Check Technology



2020-03-13HouseUnfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn
2020-02-11HouseHearing 2/25 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-11HouseHearing canceled
2020-02-06HouseHearing 2/27 at 1:00 p.m.
2020-02-05HouseFirst Reading Health and Government Operations


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
Health - General19145(n/a)See Bill Text

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