HB 4147

  • Oregon House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Feb 03, 2020
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Relating to prescription drugs; declaring an emergency.


Requires Oregon Health Authority to design program to import wholesale prescription drugs from Canada. Specifies conditions and requirements. If authority estimates program would produce substantial cost savings for Oregon consumers, requires authority to seek federal approval and, with federal approval, to implement program. Authorizes administrator of Oregon Prescription Drug Program to contract with pharmacy benefit manager and to establish state-managed wholesale or retail drug distribution or dispensing system. Modifies duties of Task Force on the Fair Pricing of Prescription Drugs and extends sunset on task force. Declares emergency, effective on passage.

Bill Sponsors (39)


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Mar 09, 2020


In committee upon adjournment.

Feb 03, 2020


Referred to Health Care with subsequent referral to Ways and Means.

Feb 03, 2020


First reading. Referred to Speaker's desk.

Jan 27, 2020


Presession Released to the Public.

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