State agency prescription drug purchasing, etc.; Sec. of HHR to develop plan to consolidate. (HB591)

Introduced By

Del. Schuyler VanValkenburg (D-Henrico)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Secretary of Health and Human Resources; plan to consolidate state agency prescription drug purchasing and reimbursement programs; report. Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Resources to develop a plan to consolidate state agency prescription drug purchasing and reimbursement programs to increase efficiency in prescription drug purchasing and reduce spending on prescription drugs. The bill directs the Secretary to provide to the Governor and General Assembly an interim report on the development of the plan to consolidate state agency prescription drug purchasing and reimbursement programs by November 1, 2022, and a final report on the plan by November 1, 2023. Read the Bill »

Status

02/03/2022: Awaiting a Vote in the Appropriations Committee

History

DateAction
01/11/2022Committee
01/11/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22103901D
01/11/2022Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/24/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB591)
02/01/2022Assigned App. sub: Compensation and Retirement
02/03/2022House subcommittee amendments and substitutes offered
02/03/2022Subcommittee recommends reporting with substitute (7-Y 0-N)
02/09/2022Continued to 2023 with substitute in Appropriations

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