HB 459: Step-therapy Protocols
GENERAL BILL by Willhite ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Bartleman ; Benjamin ; Davis ; Eskamani ; Hunschofsky ; Joseph ; Morales ; Salzman ; Skidmore ; Tant ; Thompson
Step-therapy Protocols; Revises circumstances under which step-therapy protocols may not be required; requires health insurers & HMOs to publish on their websites & provide to their insureds & subscribers specified information; provides requirements for procedures for requests & appeals of denials of protocol exemptions; provides requirements for authorizations & denials of protocol exemption requests; authorizes health insurers & HMOs to request specified documentation.
• Referred to Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
• Referred to Health & Human Services Committee
• Now in Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
• Added to Finance & Facilities Subcommittee agenda
• Favorable by Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
• Reported out of Finance & Facilities Subcommittee
• Now in Health & Human Services Committee
• 1st Reading (Original Filed Version)
• Added to Health & Human Services Committee agenda
• Favorable by Health & Human Services Committee
• Reported out of Health & Human Services Committee
• Bill released to House Calendar
• Added to Second Reading Calendar
• Bill added to Special Order Calendar (2/24/2022)
• Read 2nd time
• Placed on 3rd reading
• Added to Third Reading Calendar
• Read 3rd time
• Passed; YEAS 107, NAYS 0
• Immediately certified
• In Messages
• Referred to Rules -SJ 461
• Received -SJ 461
• Withdrawn from Rules -SJ 725
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
• Substituted for SB 730 -SJ 725
• Read 2nd time -SJ 725
• Read 3rd time -SJ 725
• Passed; YEAS 39 NAYS 0 -SJ 725
• In Messages
• Ordered enrolled
• Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
• Approved by Governor
• Chapter No. 2022-47
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