Bill

SB 2195

87(R) - 2021
Senate Health and Human Services
Senate Health and Human Services
Insurance
Children
Health

Contact the Author

Lois Kolkhorst

Phone:

512-463-0118

Capitol Office:

GE.4

Email:

Vote Recommendation

Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral
  • Neutral

Author(s)

Lois Kolkhorst

Co-Author(s)

C├ęsar J Blanco
Dawn Buckingham
Donna Campbell
Roland Gutierrez
Bob Hall
Juan "Chuy" Hinojosa
Eddie Lucio Jr.
Jose Menendez
Borris Miles
Charles Perry
Charles Schwertner
Kel Seliger
Drew Springer

Bill Caption

Relating to the relationship between pharmacists and pharmacies and pharmacy benefit managers or health benefit plan issuers. 

Fiscal Notes

The fiscal implications of the bill cannot be determined at this time. 

Bill Analysis

SB 2195 would prevent pharmacy benefits managers from causing a claim payment to a pharmacist or pharmacy to be reduced after adjudication. The bill would make several other modifications to the relationships between pharmacists, pharmacy benefit managers, and health insurance providers. 

Vote Recommendation Notes

Texas Action remains neutral on SB 2195. 

Contact the Author

Lois Kolkhorst

Phone:

512-463-0118

Capitol Office:

GE.4

Email: