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SB 5610 - 2021-22
Requiring cost sharing for prescription drugs to be counted against an enrollee's obligation, regardless of source.
Companion Bill: HB 1713
Bill History

2022 REGULAR SESSION

Dec 29
Prefiled for introduction.
Jan 10
First reading, referred to Health & Long Term Care. (View Original Bill)
Jan 19
Public hearing in the Senate Committee on Health & Long Term Care at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Jan 24
Executive session scheduled, but no action was taken in the Senate Committee on Health & Long Term Care at 1:30 PM. (Committee Materials)
Jan 26
Executive action taken in the Senate Committee on Health & Long Term Care at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
HLTC - Majority; 1st substitute bill be substituted, do pass. (View 1st Substitute) (Majority Report)
Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
Jan 27
Passed to Rules Committee for second reading.
Feb 3
Placed on second reading by Rules Committee.
Feb 8
1st substitute bill substituted (HLTC 22). (View 1st Substitute)
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 46; nays, 3; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE HOUSE

Feb 11
First reading, referred to Health Care & Wellness.
Feb 17
Public hearing in the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness at 10:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
Feb 23
Executive action taken in the House Committee on Health Care & Wellness at 8:00 AM. (Committee Materials)
HCW - Majority; do pass. (Majority Report)
Minority; without recommendation. (Minority Report)
Feb 24
Referred to Rules 2 Review.
Feb 26
Rules Committee relieved of further consideration. Placed on second reading.
Mar 2
Floor amendment(s) adopted.
Rules suspended. Placed on Third Reading.
Third reading, passed; yeas, 96; nays, 0; absent, 0; excused, 2. (View Roll Calls)

IN THE SENATE

Mar 7
Senate concurred in House amendments.
Passed final passage; yeas, 48; nays, 1; absent, 0; excused, 0. (View Roll Calls)
Mar 9
President signed.

IN THE HOUSE

Mar 9
Speaker signed.

OTHER THAN LEGISLATIVE ACTION

Mar 11
Delivered to Governor. (View Bill as Passed Legislature)
Mar 30
Governor signed.
Chapter 228, 2022 Laws. (View Session Law)
Effective date 6/9/2022.
Available Documents
For a complete list of documents, go to Online Reports Text of a Legislative Document.
Fiscal Note
Amendments
Available Videos