2002 Session

Budget Amendments - HB30 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Callahan
Equal Access to Pres. Drugs for All Medicaid Recipients (language only)

Item 325 #19h

Item 325 #19h

Health And Human Resources
Medical Assistance Services, Department of

Page 253, line 41, after "plans." insert:
"It is also the intent of the General Assembly that Medicaid managed care recipients shall have the same accessibility to federal Food and Drug Administration approved pharmaceuticals as those Medicaid recipients who are receiving benefits through Medicaid fee-for-service arrangements."

(This amendment is self-explanatory.)