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Short Title

Permit health insurers to cover pharmacist-provided benefits 
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Long Title To amend sections 173.12, 341.192, 1739.05, 1751.01, 3702.30, 3712.06, 3712.061, 3963.01, and 5167.12 and to enact sections 1751.91, 3901.83, 3901.831, 3901.832, 3901.833, 3923.89, 5164.14, 5164.7512, 5164.7514, and 5167.121 of the Revised Code to permit certain health insurers to provide payment or reimbursement for services lawfully provided by a pharmacist, to adopt requirements related to step therapy protocols, and to recognize pharmacist services in certain other laws.


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Effective Date

April 5, 2019


House Government Accountability and Oversight Committee
Senate Insurance and Financial Institutions Committee

Primary Sponsors

Matt Dolan


Marlene Anielski
Louis W. Blessing III
Richard Brown
Rick Carfagna
Hearcel F. Craig
Robert R. Cupp
Teresa Fedor
Tavia Galonski
Timothy Ginter
Doug Green
Glenn W. Holmes
Catherine D. Ingram
Terry Johnson
Bernadine Kennedy Kent
J. Kyle Koehler
Sarah LaTourette
David Leland
P. Scott Lipps
Adam C. Miller
Michael J. O'Brien
John Patterson
Thomas F. Patton
Rick Perales
Bill Reineke
Wes Retherford
Craig S. Riedel
Kristina Roegner
John M. Rogers
Scott K. Ryan
Tim Schaffer
Gary Scherer
Michael Sheehy
Kent Smith
Ryan Smith
Todd Smith
Robert Sprague
Fred Strahorn
Emilia Strong Sykes
Thomas West
Scott Wiggam
Bill Beagle
Edna Brown
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Randy Gardner
Bob D. Hackett
Frank Hoagland
Jay Hottinger
Matt Huffman
Stephanie Kunze
Peggy Lehner
Gayle Manning
Sean O'Brien
Larry Obhof
Joe Schiavoni
Cecil Thomas
Joe Uecker
Steve Wilson
Kenny Yuko
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