SB 844
Requires any amount paid on behalf of a health benefit plan enrollee to count toward the enrollee's cost-sharing
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LR Number:
4316S.01I
Committee:
Last Action:
2/7/2024 - Voted Do Pass S General Laws Committee
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Effective Date:
August 28, 2024

Current Bill Summary

SB 844 - This act provides that when calculating an enrollee's overall contribution to an out-of-pocket max or any cost-sharing requirement under a health benefit plan, a health carrier or pharmacy benefits manager shall include any amounts paid by the enrollee or paid on behalf of the enrollee for any medication for which a generic substitute is not available.

This act is identical to provisions in HCS/HB 442 (2023), and similar to SB 269 (2023) and SB 1031 (2022).

ERIC VANDER WEERD

Amendments

No Amendments Found.