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Minnesota Enacts HF712

Minnesota's Governor signed HF712 into law, a bill for biosimilars.

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CSRO Policy Update, April 2017, Issue 5

In this issue: President’s Message; States Stride Toward Addressing; Patient Access Legislation; State Maps on Step Therapy & Biosimilars; Fellows Assemble in San Francisco to Prepare for Next Step; The Alliance for Transparent & Affordable Prescriptions; The Rebate System; ARA: CSRO Vice President Presents on PBMs and the Rebate System; CSRO discusses Biosimilars, Drug Pricing, and PBMs with CRA; CSRO Promotes Advocacy at 2017 CCR Conference; CSRO Participates in 2nd Annual National Policy & Advocacy Summit; Save the Date

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Step Therapy Legislative Update: Texas Governor Signs Step Therapy Bill into Law

The CSRO is pleased to announce that Texas Governor Greg Abbott has officially signed step therapy bill SB 680 into law.

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ARA: CSRO Vice President Presents on PBMs and the Rebate System

The CSRO is pleased to report that CSRO Vice President Madeleine Feldman, MD, FACR, presented at the Arkansas Rheumatology Association, giving attendees an inside look at rising drug prices and the hidden rebate system controlled by pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs).

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Biosimilars Bill headed to Nebraska Governor

Legislation that provides the substitution and regulation of biosimilars, LB481, was approved by Nebraska’s Unicameral Legislature on a vote of 47 – 0. The bill now goes to Governor Pete Ricketts for his expected signature.

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Step Therapy Legislative Update: Texas Bill is Headed to Governor’s Desk

The CSRO is happy to announce that SB 680, step therapy bill introduced in the Texas Senate on January 31, has passed both the Senate and the House and is now headed to Governor Greg Abbott’s desk.

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Step Therapy Legislative Update: Iowa Governor Signs Step Therapy Bill into Law

The CSRO is very happy to announce that Iowa Governor Terry Branstad has officially signed HF 233, step therapy bill introduced in the Iowa House by Representative Joel Fry (R, 27th) on January 23, into law.

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Biosimilars Bills Moved in South Carolina and Nebraska

HB3438 was signed by South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster. In Nebraska, LB481, a bill for biosimilars access and regulation, was approved on first round debate.

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State Advocacy Spotlight: Step Therapy Legislation Continues to Progress in Florida

Like other states across the country, efforts to address step therapy in Florida are underway and making great progress as key legislation continues to move forward.

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Biosimilars Bill Signed in Kansas

On April 13, HB 2055 was signed by Governor Sam Brownback. It included critical patient safety rules that involved a communication within 5 business days from pharmacists to physicians about any biosimilar substitutions.

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