HB4112 S H&HR AMT #1 3-7

Dellinger  7965


The Committee on Health and Human Resources moved to amend the bill by striking out the title and substituting therefor a new title, to read as follows:

Eng. Com. Sub. for House Bill 4112— A Bill to amend and reenact §33-51-3, §33-51-8, §33-51-9, and  §33-51-11 of the Code of West Virginia, 1931, as amended; and to amend said code by adding thereto a new section, designated §33-51-13, all relating to the regulation of pharmacy benefit managers; defining terms; prohibiting a pharmacy benefit manager from limiting a consumer’s access to prescription drugs through the designation of specialty drugs; requiring pharmacy benefit managers to disclose any sub-networks for specialty drugs to the Insurance Commissioner; prohibiting a pharmacy benefit manager from limiting network access; requiring notice of contract changes; and providing an effective date.