as introduced - 90th Legislature (2017 - 2018) Posted on 04/09/2018 10:33am
A bill for an act
relating to health care; prohibiting a health plan company from contractually
preventing a pharmacist from informing a patient of a price differential; amending
Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 151.214, subdivision 2.
BE IT ENACTED BY THE LEGISLATURE OF THE STATE OF MINNESOTA:
Minnesota Statutes 2016, section 151.214, subdivision 2, is amended to read:
No contracting agreement between an
employer-sponsored health plan or health plan company, or its contracted pharmacy benefit
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may prohibit deleted text beginthedeleted text endnew text beginnew text end
new text beginnew text end pharmacy from disclosing to patients information a pharmacy is required or given
the option to provide under subdivision 1new text beginnew text end
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