CS/HB 559 (2019) -  Prescription Drug Utilization Management

by Health Market Reform Subcommittee and Massullo (CO-SPONSORS) Duran; Geller; Toledo
Requires health insurers & pharmacy benefit managers to offer online prior authorization process; prohibits health insurers & health maintenance organizations from requiring insureds & subscribers to repeat step therapy protocols; provides that new health insurers & health maintenance organizations may impose prior authorization requirement for continued coverage.
Effective Date: July 1, 2019
Last Event: Died in Appropriations Committee; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138) on Friday, May 3, 2019 11:59 PM

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Bill History

Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: H Died in Appropriations Committee; companion bill(s) passed, see CS/HB 843 (Ch. 2019-138) Time: 05/03/2019 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: c1
Event: H Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration Time: 05/03/2019 - 11:59 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Now in Appropriations Committee Time: 03/22/2019 - 3:19 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 03/22/2019 - 3:19 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: c1
Event: H Referred to Appropriations Committee Time: 03/22/2019 - 3:19 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: c1
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/21/2019 - 7:15 PM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H CS Filed Time: 03/21/2019 - 11:57 AM Member: Committee: Version: c1
Event: H Laid on Table under Rule 7.18(a) Time: 03/21/2019 - 11:57 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Reported out of Health Market Reform Subcommittee Time: 03/21/2019 - 11:48 AM Member: Committee: Health Market Reform Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Favorable with CS by Health Market Reform Subcommittee Time: 03/19/2019 - 5:24 PM Member: Committee: Health Market Reform Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Added to Health Market Reform Subcommittee agenda Time: 03/15/2019 - 4:14 PM Member: Committee: Health Market Reform Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H 1st Reading Time: 03/05/2019 - 11:28 PM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: H Now in Health Market Reform Subcommittee Time: 02/06/2019 - 5:50 PM Member: Committee: Health Market Reform Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health & Human Services Committee Time: 02/06/2019 - 5:50 PM Member: Committee: Health & Human Services Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Appropriations Committee Time: 02/06/2019 - 5:50 PM Member: Committee: Appropriations Committee Version: __
Event: H Referred to Health Market Reform Subcommittee Time: 02/06/2019 - 5:50 PM Member: Committee: Health Market Reform Subcommittee Version: __
Event: H Filed Time: 01/25/2019 - 8:41 AM Member: Massullo Committee: Version: __

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