Bill Status of SB2779 94th General Assembly
Short Description: PHARMACY BENEFITS MANAGER
Sen. Dale A. Righter
| 1/9/2007||Senate||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Third Party Prescription Programs Article of the Insurance Code to change the name of the Article to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Management Programs Law. Changes references from third party prescription programs to pharmaceutical benefits management programs and from third party program administrator to pharmaceutical benefits manager or PBM throughout the Article. Provides for the registration of all pharmaceutical benefits management programs and pharmaceutical benefits managers (PBMs) doing business in the State with the Director of the Division of Insurance of the Department of Financial and Professional Regulation. Makes changes concerning fiduciary and bonding, notice, and contractual requirements, cancellation procedures, denial of payment, and failure to register. Sets forth provisions concerning failure to comply. Grants rulemaking authority to the Director of the Division of Insurance. Effective immediately.
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 1/20/2006||Senate||Filed with Secretary by Sen. Dale A. Righter|| 1/20/2006||Senate||First Reading|| 1/20/2006||Senate||Referred to Rules|| 1/9/2007||Senate||Session Sine Die|