Legislation


LB 270 – Nebraska

Status: In Process
Year Introduced: 2021
Link: https://nebraskalegislature.gov/bills/view_bill.php?DocumentID=43807

Adopt the Pharmacy Manager Regulation Act and require an audit under the Medical Assistance Act. A pharmacist or contracted pharmacy shall not be prohibited from or subject to penalties or removal from a network or plan for sharing information regarding the cost, price, or copayment of a prescription drug with a covered individual or a covered individual’s caregiver. A pharmacy benefit manager shall not prohibit or inhibit a pharmacist or contracted pharmacy from discussing any such information or selling a more affordable alternative to a covered individual or a covered individual’s caregiver. An insurer that offers a health plan which covers prescription drugs shall not require a covered individual to make a payment for a prescription drug at the point of sale in an amount that exceeds the lesser of: 1) the covered individual’s copayment, deductible, or coinsurance for such prescription drug; or 2) the amount any individual would pay for such prescription drug if that individual paid in cash.


Return to Database Search

© 2018-2019 The SLIHCQ DatabaseInitial funding for this project was provided by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. The views expressed here do not necessarily reflect the views of the Foundation.

Associated Litigation:

No items found