SB 722
Requires the Department of Health and Senior Services to conduct a study regarding the importation of certain prescription drugs by the state
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Last Action:
4/24/2018 - Referred H Economic Development
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Effective Date:
August 28, 2018

Current Bill Summary

SB 722 - Under this act, the Department of Health and Senior Services shall study the processes by which the state may import certain prescription drugs from other countries for Missouri consumers. The act details the goals of the study, including how the state may be certified to operate a prescription drug importation program, what drugs may be imported, the cost savings associated with importation, how imported drugs may be distributed and to whom, and consultation with experts. The Department shall report the study's findings and recommendations to the General Assembly by December 31, 2019.