SB 844

  • Oregon Senate Bill
  • 2021 Regular Session
  • Introduced in Senate Mar 10, 2021
  • Senate
  • House
  • Governor

Relating to the price of prescription drugs.

Abstract

Establishes Prescription Drug Affordability Board in Department of Consumer and Business Services to review prices for prescription drug products meeting specified cost criteria. Requires board to establish upper payment limit for drugs that are or are expected to create affordability challenges for health systems and patients in Oregon or health inequities for communities of color. Requires board to establish and assess fees against manufacturers of prescription drug products sold in Oregon for costs of carrying out duties of board. Establishes Prescription Drug Affordability Stakeholder Council to assist board in carrying out its duties.

Bill Sponsors (3)

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Actions


Apr 16, 2021

Senate

Referred to Ways and Means by order of the President.

Apr 16, 2021

Senate

Recommendation: Do pass with amendments and be referred to Ways and Means. (Printed A-Eng.)

Apr 07, 2021

Senate

Work Session held.

Apr 05, 2021

Senate

Work Session held.

Mar 24, 2021

Senate

Public Hearing held.

Mar 22, 2021

Senate

Public Hearing held.

Mar 10, 2021

Senate

Referred to Health Care.

Mar 10, 2021

Senate

Introduction and first reading. Referred to President's desk.

Bill Text

Bill Text Versions Format
A-Engrossed PDF
Introduced PDF
Senate Amendments to Introduced PDF
SHC Amendment -1 PDF

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