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Expand Canadian Rx Import Program

Concerning expanding the Canadian prescription drug importation program to include prescription drug suppliers from nations other than Canada upon the enactment of legislation by the United States congress authorizing such practice.
2021 Regular Session
Public Health
Bill Summary

The act states that the department of health care policy and financing (department) may expand the Canadian prescription drug importation program (program) to allow a manufacturer, wholesale distributor, or pharmacy from a nation other than Canada to export prescription drugs into the state under the program if certain conditions are met. If, upon the satisfaction of these conditions, the department decides to expand the program, the executive director of the department shall notify the president of the senate, the speaker of the house of representatives, and specified legislative committees of the department's intent to do so.

(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


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Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    04/26/2021 Signed Act PDF
    04/16/2021 Final Act PDF
    04/13/2021 Rerevised PDF
    04/12/2021 Revised PDF
    03/12/2021 Reengrossed PDF
    03/11/2021 Engrossed PDF
    02/25/2021 Introduced PDF

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