NV SB378 | 2019 | 80th Legislature


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 1-0)
Status: Passed on June 17 2019 - 100% progression
Action: 2019-06-17 - Chapter 616.
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


AN ACT relating to prescription drugs; revising provisions concerning coverage of prescription drugs under Medicaid and the Children's Health Insurance Program; revising provisions governing restrictions imposed on the list of preferred prescription drugs to be used for the Medicaid program; revising the criteria for selecting prescription drugs for inclusion on the list; replacing the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee with the Silver State Scripts Board; authorizing certain public and nonprofit insurers to use the preferred prescription drug list for Medicaid as their formulary; revising provisions governing the duties of pharmacy benefit managers; and providing other matters properly relating thereto.

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Revises provisions relating to prescription drugs. (BDR 18-574)


Roll Calls

2019-06-01 - Assembly - Assembly Final Passage (Y: 41 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2019-05-30 - Senate - Senate Final Passage (Y: 19 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 2) [PASS]


2019-06-17SenateChapter 616.
2019-06-14SenateApproved by the Governor.
2019-06-03SenateEnrolled and delivered to Governor.
2019-06-01SenateIn Senate. To enrollment.
2019-06-01AssemblyRead third time. Passed. Title approved. (Yeas: 41, Nays: None, Vacant: 1.) To Senate.
2019-06-01AssemblyDeclared an emergency measure under the Constitution.
2019-06-01AssemblyFrom committee: Do pass.
2019-05-31AssemblyRead first time. Referred to Committee on Ways and Means. To committee.
2019-05-31AssemblyIn Assembly.
2019-05-30SenateFrom printer. To re-engrossment. Re-engrossed. Second reprint. To Assembly.
2019-05-30SenateTo printer.
2019-05-30SenateRead third time. Passed, as amended. Title approved, as amended. (Yeas: 19, Nays: None, Excused: 2.)
2019-05-30SenateReprinting dispensed with.
2019-05-30SenateRead third time. Amended. (Amend. No. 1016.)
2019-05-30SenatePlaced on General File.
2019-05-30SenateFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
2019-04-23SenateExemption effective.
2019-04-23SenateFrom printer. To engrossment. Engrossed. First reprint. To committee.
2019-04-22SenateRe-referred to Committee on Finance. To printer.
2019-04-22SenateRead second time. Amended. (Amend. No. 275.)
2019-04-22SenatePlaced on Second Reading File.
2019-04-22SenateFrom committee: Amend, and do pass as amended.
2019-04-14SenateNotice of eligibility for exemption.
2019-03-21SenateFrom printer. To committee.
2019-03-20SenateRead first time. Referred to Committee on Health and Human Services. To printer.

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