91st General Assembly
Summary of HB0805
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Short description: 
CIRCUIT BREAKER-DRUGS COVERED                                              

Synopsis of Bill as introduced:
        Amends the Senior Citizens  and  Disabled  Persons  Property  Tax      
   Relief  and  Pharmaceutical Assistance Act.  Changes the drugs covered      
   under the Pharmaceutical Assistance program  from  any  cardiovascular      
   agent  or  drug,  any  insulin  or other prescription drug used in the      
   treatment of diabetes, or any prescription drug used in the  treatment      
   of  arthritis  to  any  product,  except those products covered by the      
   Illinois Controlled Substances Act, that by  federal  law  cannot  be       
   dispensed  unless  ordered  by  a  physician,  dentist, or podiatrist.      
   Provides that the pharmacy formulary used by the Department of Revenue      
   shall be adopted by rule and shall be no  more  restrictive  than  the      
   pharmacy  formulary  adopted  by  the  Department of Public Aid in its      
   administration of the  medical  assistance  Article  of  the  Illinois      
   Public Aid Code.  Effective immediately.                                    
Last action on Bill: SESSION SINE DIE

   Last action date: 01-01-09

           Location: House

 Amendments to Bill: AMENDMENTS ADOPTED: HOUSE -   0     SENATE -   0


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