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SB2376 SD1 HD2     
Report Title: Prescription Drugs Benefits; Non-network Pharmacies; Retail Community Pharmacies; Reimbursement
Description: Authorizes in any county with an area of 3,000 square miles or more, a beneficiary of a prescription drug benefit plan whose residence is 10 or more miles away from the nearest retail community pharmacy to obtain a prescription, without penalty, from a non-network retail community pharmacy located within 10 miles of the beneficiary's residence. Requires reimbursement to a non-network retail community pharmacy. Requires the Insurance Commissioner to submit annual reports to the Legislature on the effects of this measure on healthcare costs. (SB2376 HD2)
Companion:  HB1672
Package: None
Current Referral: HLT, CPC, FIN
Introducer(s): INOUYE, SHIMABUKURO, Galuteria, Nishihara

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3/24/2016HReport adopted. referred to the committee(s) on FIN as amended in HD 2 with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Kawakami, Kong, Oshiro, Tokioka, Tupola, Woodson excused (6).
3/24/2016HReported from CPC (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1266-16) as amended in HD 2, recommending referral to FIN.
3/23/2016HThe committees on CPC recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 14 Ayes: Representative(s) McKelvey, Woodson, Belatti, Brower, Creagan, Har, Hashem, C. Lee, Nakashima, San Buenaventura, Takayama, Yamane, Fukumoto Chang, McDermott; Ayes with reservations: none; 0 Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Kawakami, Oshiro.
3/22/2016HBill scheduled for decision making on Wednesday, 03-23-16 2:00PM in conference room 325.
3/21/2016HThe committee(s) on CPC recommend(s) that the measure be deferred until 03-23-16 at 2:00 PM.
3/18/2016HBill scheduled to be heard by CPC on Monday, 03-21-16 3:00PM in House conference room 325.
3/18/2016HPassed Second Reading as amended in HD 1 and referred to the committee(s) on CPC with none voting aye with reservations; none voting no (0) and Representative(s) Cachola, Kawakami, Kong, Tokioka excused (4).
3/18/2016HReported from HLT (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 1119-16) as amended in HD 1, recommending passage on Second Reading and referral to CPC.
3/16/2016HThe committees on HLT recommend that the measure be PASSED, WITH AMENDMENTS. The votes were as follows: 7 Ayes: Representative(s) Belatti, Creagan, Hashem, Jordan, Morikawa; Ayes with reservations: Representative(s) Kobayashi, Tupola; Noes: none; and 2 Excused: Representative(s) Oshiro, Fukumoto Chang.
3/14/2016HBroadcast of hearing/briefing available. See: www.capitoltv.org
3/14/2016HBill scheduled to be heard by HLT on Wednesday, 03-16-16 8:30AM in House conference room 329.
3/10/2016HReferred to HLT, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 26
3/10/2016HPass First Reading
3/8/2016HReceived from Senate (Sen. Com. No. 148) in amended form (SD 1).
3/8/2016SPassed Third Reading, as amended (SD 1). Ayes, 24; Aye(s) with reservations: none . Noes, 0 (none). Excused, 1 (Senator(s) Riviere). Transmitted to House.
3/3/2016S48 Hrs. Notice 03-08-16.
3/3/2016SReport adopted; Passed Second Reading, as amended (SD 1).
3/3/2016SReported from CPH (Stand. Com. Rep. No. 2515) with recommendation of passage on Second Reading, as amended (SD 1) and placement on the calendar for Third Reading.
2/24/2016SThe 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, Kidani, Espero, Ihara, Nishihara, Ruderman; Aye(s) with reservations: none ; 0 No(es): none; and 1 Excused: Senator(s) Slom.
2/17/2016SThe committee(s) on CPH deferred the measure until 02-24-16 10:30AM in conference room 229.
2/11/2016SThe committee(s) on CPH has scheduled a public hearing on 02-17-16 9:00AM in conference room 229.
1/25/2016SReferred to CPH.
1/25/2016SPassed First Reading.

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SB2376 SD1 HD2
All Versions of this Measure

Hearing Notices
2/17/16 9:00A
2/24/16 10:30A
3/16/16 8:30A
3/21/16 3:00P
3/23/16 2:00P