CS/HB 19: Prescription Drug Importation Programs
GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Leek
Prescription Drug Importation Programs; Creates programs for purpose of safely importing cost-effective prescription drugs into state from Canada & other foreign nations under specified conditions; provides eligibility criteria for prescription drugs & program participants; provides distribution requirements; provides annual reporting requirements; provides application & permitting requirements for certain participating entities; provides that implementation of International Prescription Drug Importation Program is contingent on federal arrangement or obtaining federal guidance.
Last Action: 4/18/2019 Senate - Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations
Bill Text: PDF
• Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 23
• Introduced -HJ 23
• On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 03/12/19, 8:30 am, Webster Hall
• Favorable by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 12 NAYS 2 -HJ 411
• Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 411
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 03/18/19, 1:00 pm, Webster Hall
• Favorable by Appropriations Committee; YEAS 20 NAYS 8 -HJ 447
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 447
• On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 03/28/19, 8:00 am, Morris Hall
• CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 11 NAYS 6 -HJ 538
• Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 529
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 550
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 04/10/19
• Read 2nd time -HJ 601
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Read 3rd time -HJ 650
• CS passed; YEAS 93 NAYS 22 -HJ 650
• In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations
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