30th Legislature(2017-2018)

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  • Bill SB 38
  • Current Status (S) FIN
  • Status Date 04/04/2018
  • Bill Version
  • Short Title PHARMACY BENEFITS MANAGERS
  • Sponsor(S) SENATORS GIESSEL BY REQUEST, Egan, Gardner, Micciche, Bishop

  • Title "An Act relating to the registration and duties of pharmacy benefits managers; relating to procedures, guidelines, and enforcement mechanisms for pharmacy audits; relating to the cost of multi-source generic drugs and insurance reimbursement procedures; relating to the duties of the director of the division of insurance; and providing for an effective date."
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Full Text of SB 38 Intro/ Offered Passed
Version Amended Name PDF Date House Senate
SB0038A SB 38 pdf
SB0038B CSSB 38(L&C) pdf

Fiscal Action Summary

SB 38 Published
Fiscal Note Preparer Date Chamber Fiscal Impact Cmte Report Approp Bill
pdf Fiscal Note 1 Commerce, Community & Economic Dev S N SL&C
pdf Fiscal Note 2 Administration S Y SL&C

Bill Amendments Summary

  • Bill : SB 38

Amendments that are adopted are incorporated into the next version of the bill.

Action Journal
Amendment Chamber Action Date Page

House and Senate Minutes/Recordings

  • Bill : SB 38
Meeting Date Start Time Title Meeting Details
4/9/2018 9:00 AM SENATE FINANCE Minutes Audio/Video
4/2/2018 9:00 AM SENATE LABOR & COMMERCE Minutes Audio/Video
3/19/2018 6:00 PM SENATE LABOR & COMMERCE Minutes Audio/Video
1/26/2018 3:15 PM HOUSE LABOR & COMMERCE Minutes Audio/Video
3/28/2017 1:30 PM SENATE LABOR & COMMERCE Minutes Audio/Video

Documents for Bill SB 38 30th Legislature

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Document Name Date/Time Subjects
SB 38 support Medical Center Pharmacy.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB 38 2018_0320_SFC Presentation for 3.22.2018 Hearing_Final.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Supporting Document AK Independent Pharmacy List 2018 4-8-18.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Supporting Document Reuters-Business Insider Dec. 2017.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Supporting Document PBMs in Alaska 3-2016.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Supporting Document NCPA 1-26-18.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Supporting Document Hidden Monopolies 3-2017.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Supporting Document Capitol Forum 1-2018.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Supporting Document Bismark Tribune 11-17.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Supporting Document NASHP 3-30-18.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Support Letter AK Chamber 3-23-18.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Summary of Changes vsn A to vsn D 3-31-18.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Sponsor Statement 4-4-18.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Sectional Analysis vsn D 4-4-18.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Letters of Support Compilation 4-4-18.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Background Document NPR How Generics are Killing Local Pharmacies 10-22-2015.pdf SFIN 4/9/2018 9:00:00 AM
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CS SB38 (L&C) Explanation of Changes Ver. A to D.pdf SL&C 4/2/2018 9:00:00 AM
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CS SB38 (L&C) Ver. D.pdf SL&C 4/2/2018 9:00:00 AM
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SB38 Supporting Document MAP PBM legislation state by state 2-2018.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB38 Supporting Document Capitol Forum 1-2018.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB38 Supporting Document Bismark Tribune 11-13-17.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB38 Supporting Document Reuters-Business Insider Dec. 2017.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB38 Supporting Document PHARMA Supports PBM legislation 3-13-18.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB38 Supporting Document PHARMA Supports PBM legislation 3-13-18 (1).pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB38 Supporting Document PBMs ArkansasMatters 2-21-18.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB38 Supporting Document NCPA 1-26-18.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB 38 Letter of Opposition AHIP.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB 38 Actuarial Letter 2.22.18.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB038-DOA-DRB-03-15-18.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB038-DCCED-DOI-3-15-2018.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB 38 Pharmacy Benefit Managers PowerPoint.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB 38 Ver. A.pdf SL&C 3/19/2018 6:00:00 PM
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SB 38 - Opposition Letter - Aetna.pdf SL&C 4/5/2017 9:00:00 AM
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SB 38 - Support Letter - Ron's Apothecary.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Support Letter - Board of Pharmacy.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Sponsor Presentation - PBM Slides.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Opposition Letter - HCCMA.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Background Document - PBM Profits Graph.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Background Document - PBM How it Works.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Background Document - PBM Business Model.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Background Document - Chain Store Pharmacies AK.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Background Document - Newsweek Article.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - AkPhA Response Letter to ADMIN Fiscal Note.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Support Letter - White's Race Pharmacy.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Support Letter - Whale Tail.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Support Letter - Niebert Hewitts Drug.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Support Letter - Island Pharmacy.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Support Letter - Board of Pharmacy.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Support Letter - AKPhA.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Support Letter - Soden.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Sponsor Statement.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Sectional Analysis.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Opposition Letter - PCMA.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Opposition Letter - CVS Health.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Opposition Letter - AK Chamber.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Fiscal Note DOA.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Fiscal Note DCCED.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Background Document - NASPA Map PBM Legislation.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Background Document - NACDS.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Background Article - Caterpillar Reduces Costs.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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SB 38 - Background Article - Bloomberg.pdf SL&C 3/28/2017 1:30:00 PM
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Jrn Date Jrn Page Text
89 (S) READ THE FIRST TIME - REFERRALS
89 (S) L&C, FIN
Text (S) LABOR & COMMERCE at 01:30 PM BELTZ 105 (TSBldg)
Text (S) Heard & Held
Min (S) Minutes (SL&C)
916 (S) COSPONSOR(S): EGAN
Text (H) LABOR & COMMERCE at 03:15 PM BARNES 124
Min (H) Minutes (HL&C)
2162 (S) COSPONSOR(S): GARDNER
Text (S) LABOR & COMMERCE at 06:00 PM BELTZ 105 (TSBldg)
Text (S) Heard & Held
Min (S) Minutes (SL&C)
Text (S) LABOR & COMMERCE at 09:00 AM BELTZ 105 (TSBldg)
Text (S) Moved CSSB 38(L&C) Out of Committee -- Please Note Time & Date --
Min (S) Minutes (SL&C)
2479 (S) L&C RPT CS 1DP 3NR SAME TITLE
2479 (S) NR: COSTELLO, MICCICHE, MEYER
2479 (S) DP: GARDNER
2479 (S) FN1: ZERO(CED)
2479 (S) FN2: (ADM)
2479 (S) REFERRED TO FINANCE
2558 (S) COSPONSOR(S): MICCICHE, BISHOP
Text (S) FINANCE at 09:00 AM SENATE FINANCE 532
Text (S) Heard & Held
Min (S) Minutes (SFIN)
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