CS/HB 1021: Health Insurance for Opioids
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Nunez
Health Insurance for Opioids; Provides that health insurance policy that covers opioid analgesic drug products may impose prior authorization requirement for abuse-deterrent opioid analgesic drug product only if insurer imposes same requirement for corresponding opioid analgesic drug product without abuse-deterrence labeling claim; prohibits such policy from requiring use of opioid analgesic drug product without abuse-deterrence labeling claim before authorizing use of abuse-deterrent opioid analgesic drug product; provides that section does not require coverage of certain drug products.
Last Action: 4/23/2015 House - Laid on Table -HJ 744
Bill Text: PDF
• Introduced -HJ 85
• Referred to Health Innovation Subcommittee; Insurance and Banking Subcommittee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 190
• On Committee agenda-- Health Innovation Subcommittee, 03/18/15, 9:00 am, 306 HOB
• Favorable by Health Innovation Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 275
• Now in Insurance and Banking Subcommittee -HJ 275
• On Committee agenda-- Insurance and Banking Subcommittee, 03/25/15, 8:00 am, Sumner Hall
• Favorable by Insurance and Banking Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 0 -HJ 307
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 307
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 04/09/15, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
• CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 14 NAYS 0 -HJ 514
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.19(c)
• CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 511
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 522
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/23/15
• Substituted SB 728 (Died on Calendar in House) -HJ 744
• Laid on Table -HJ 744
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