SB 433-1_ Filed 04/05/2001, 11:33
Your Committee on Public Health , to which was referred Senate Bill 433 , has
had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the House with the
recommendation that said bill be amended as follows:
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Page 8, after line 27, begin a new paragraph and insert:
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"SECTION 5. [EFFECTIVE JANUARY 1, 2001
(RETROACTIVE)]: (a) The office of Medicaid policy and planning
shall not, before July 1, 2003, adjust the rate of the dispensing fee
paid to pharmacies participating in the Medicaid program for
outpatient drugs that are dispensed directly to the consumer from
the rate levels that were in place on January 1, 2001. If the office
of Medicaid policy and planning determines to adjust rates on or
after July 1, 2003, the office must first conduct the survey
(b) This SECTION expires July 2, 2004.
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SECTION 6. An emergency is declared for this act.
Renumber all SECTIONS consecutively.
(Reference is to SB 433 as reprinted March 7, 2001.)
and when so amended that said bill do pass.
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