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SB1401 SD2 HD1       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO PHARMACY BENEFIT MANAGERS.
Report Title: Pharmacy Benefit Managers; Prescription Drug; Information; Prohibition
Description: Provides that a pharmacy benefit manager may not prohibit the sharing of an insured individual's cost share for a prescription drug and clinical efficacy of a more affordable alternative drug and prevents penalization of a pharmacy or pharmacist for sharing such information. (SB1401 HD1)
Companion:  HB1361
Package: None
Current Referral: HLT, CPC/JUD, FIN
Introducer(s): BAKER, KIDANI, KIM, S. Chang, Keith-Agaran, Nishihara

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1/24/2019SIntroduced.
1/24/2019SPassed First Reading.
1/28/2019SReferred to CPH, WAM/JDC.
2/1/2019SRe-Referred to CPH, WAM.
2/1/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-05-19 9:00AM in conference room 229.
2/5/2019SThe committee(s) on CPH recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in CPH were as follows: 6 Aye(s): Senator(s) Baker, S. Chang, J.Keohokalole, Nishihara, Ruderman, L. Thielen; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Fevella.
2/15/2019SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 642) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referral to WAM.
2/15/2019SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and referred to WAM.
2/19/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM will hold a public decision making on 02-21-19 10:00AM in conference room 211.
2/21/2019SThe committee(s) on WAM recommend(s) that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes in WAM were as follows: 9 Aye(s): Senator(s) Dela Cruz, Keith-Agaran, Inouye, Kanuha, Kidani, Moriwaki, Shimabukuro, Taniguchi, Fevella; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 4 Excused: Senator(s) English, Harimoto, K. Kahele, Riviere.
3/1/2019SReported from WAM (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1095) with recommendation of passage on Third Reading, as amended (SD 2).
3/1/2019S48 Hrs. Notice 03-05-19.
3/5/2019SReport adopted; Passed Third Reading, as amended (SD 2). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Harimoto). Transmitted to House.
3/5/2019HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 472) in amended form (SD 2).
3/7/2019HPass First Reading
3/7/2019HReferred to HLT, CPC/JUD, FIN, referral sheet 27
3/8/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by HLT on Tuesday, 03-12-19 9:00AM in House conference room 329.
3/12/2019HThe committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 8 Ayes: Representative(s) Mizuno, B. Kobayashi, Belatti, Nakamura, San Buenaventura, Tokioka, Ward; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Say; 0 Noes: none; and 0 Excused: none.
3/15/2019HReported from HLT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1323) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC/JUD.
3/15/2019HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC/JUD with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) McKelvey, Nakamura, Quinlan, Takumi excused (4).
3/15/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC/JUD on Wednesday, 03-20-19 2:00PM in House conference room 329.
3/20/2019HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 10 Ayes: Representative(s) Takumi, Ichiyama, Aquino, Cabanilla Arakawa, Cachola, Har, Kong, Mizuno, Onishi, Matsumoto; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 1 Excused: Representative(s) Belatti.
3/20/2019HThe committees on JUD recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 9 Ayes: Representative(s) C. Lee, San Buenaventura, Creagan, Lowen, McKelvey, Morikawa, Say, Takayama, Thielen; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Brower, Yamane.
3/22/2019HReported from CPC/JUD (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1665), recommending referral to FIN.
3/22/2019HReport adopted; referred to the committee(s) on FIN with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Quinlan, Yamane excused (2).
3/25/2019HBill scheduled to be heard by FIN on Thursday, 03-28-19 2:00PM in House conference room 308.
3/28/2019HThe committees on FIN recommend that the measure be PASSED, UNAMENDED. The votes were as follows: 13 Ayes: Representative(s) Luke, Cullen, Eli, Gates, Hashimoto, Kitagawa, B. Kobayashi, Matayoshi, Nakamura, Nishimoto, Wildberger, Yamashita, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Holt, Todd.
4/4/2019HReported from FIN (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2076), recommending passage on Third Reading.
4/4/2019HDeferred one day 04-05-19.
4/5/2019HPassed Third Reading with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Eli, Mizuno, Nishimoto excused (3). Transmitted to Senate.
4/9/2019SReceived from House (Hse. Com. No. 709).
4/9/2019SSenate disagrees with House amendments.
4/9/2019HReceived notice of disagreement (Sen. Com. No. 885).
4/15/2019HHouse Conferees Appointed: Mizuno, Takumi, C. Lee, Nishimoto Co-Chairs; B. Kobayashi, Ward.
4/15/2019SReceived notice of appointment of House conferees (Hse. Com. No. 809).
4/17/2019SSenate Conferees Appointed: Baker Chair; English Co-Chair; L. Thielen, Fevella.
4/17/2019HReceived notice of Senate conferees (Sen. Com. No. 907).
4/18/2019SConference committee meeting scheduled for 04-22-19 9:30AM in conference room 229.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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SB1401 SD2 HD1






CommRoomDate/TimeNotice 
CPH 229 2/05/2019 9:00 AM View
WAM 211 2/21/2019 10:00 AM View
HLT 329 3/12/2019 9:00 AM View
CPC/JUD 329 3/20/2019 2:00 PM View
FIN 308 3/28/2019 2:00 PM View
CONF 229 4/22/2019 9:30 AM View