SB 422: Health Insurance Coverage for Opioids
GENERAL BILL by Benacquisto
Health Insurance Coverage for Opioids; Providing that a health insurance policy that covers abuse-deterrent opioid analgesic drug products may impose a prior authorization requirement for an abuse-deterrent opioid analgesic drug product only if the insurer imposes the same requirement for each opioid analgesic drug product without an abuse-deterrence labeling claim; prohibiting such health insurance policy from requiring use of an opioid analgesic drug product without an abuse-deterrence labeling claim before authorizing the use of an abuse-deterrent opioid analgesic drug product, etc.
Last Action: 3/25/2016 - Chapter No. 2016-112
Location: Became Law
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Banking and Insurance; Health Policy; Appropriations -SJ 33
• On Committee agenda-- Banking and Insurance, 11/02/15, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by Banking and Insurance; YEAS 7 NAYS 0 -SJ 126
• Now in Health Policy -SJ 126
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 12/01/15, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by Health Policy; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 124
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 124
• Introduced -SJ 33
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 02/18/16, 1:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by- Appropriations; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -SJ 434
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 434
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/23/16
• Read 2nd time -SJ 456
• Amendment(s) adopted (137132) -SJ 456
• Ordered engrossed -SJ 457
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -SJ 488
• Passed as amended; YEAS 40 NAYS 0 -SJ 489
• Immediately certified -SJ 494
• In Messages
• Referred to Calendar -HJ 688
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 03/04/16
• Received -HJ 688
• Substituted for CS/HB 363 -HJ 804
• Read 2nd time -HJ 804
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 852
• Passed; YEAS 108 NAYS 0 -HJ 853
• Ordered enrolled -SJ 772
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor -SJ 1437
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2016-112
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