Bill Text - HB1614 (2014)

Relative to pharmacy benefit cards.


Revision: March 27, 2014, midnight

HB 1614 – AS INTRODUCED

2014 SESSION

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HOUSE BILL 1614

AN ACT relative to pharmacy benefit cards.

SPONSORS: Rep. Schlachman, Rock 18; Rep. K. Williams, Hills 4; Sen. Soucy, Dist 18

COMMITTEE: Commerce and Consumer Affairs

ANALYSIS

This bill requires health benefit plans issuing pharmacy benefit cards to include the insurance department’s consumer hotline telephone number.

This bill is a result of 2013, 182, the committee to study the regulation of pharmacy benefits managers.

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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.

Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]

Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

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STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Fourteen

AN ACT relative to pharmacy benefit cards.

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

1 New Subparagraph; Managed Care Law; Prescription Drugs. Amend RSA 420-J:7-b, V by inserting after subparagraph (c) the following new subparagraph:

(d) The insurance department’s consumer hotline telephone number.

2 Effective Date. This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

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