H.B. 207 - Insulin Access Amendments

Sponsors

Sponsor: Rep. Norman K. Thurston
Floor Sponsor: Sen. Deidre M. Henderson

Topic(s)

Better Utah Position

– Support

Bill Status

– Passed

Bill Timeline

  • 2/25/20- Passed House
  • 3/10/20- Passed Senate
  • 3/30/20- Governor signed

Summary

Creates an incentive for health benefit plans to reduce the required copayments for insulin, directs the Public Employees’ Benefit and Insurance Program to purchase insulin in bulk, increases the number of days for which an insulin prescription can be refilled, and authorizes a pharmacist to refill an expired insulin prescription.

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Votes

Voted "Yes"
Vote Legislator District
Yes Sen. J. Stuart Adams Republican SD22
Yes Sen. Curtis S. Bramble Republican SD16
Yes Sen. David G. Buxton Republican SD20
Yes Sen. Kirk A. Cullimore Republican SD9
Yes Sen. Gene Davis Democrat SD3
Yes Sen. Luz Escamilla Democrat SD1
Yes Sen Lincoln Fillmore Republican SD10
Yes Sen. Keith Grover Republican SD15
Yes Sen. Wayne A. Harper Republican SD6
Yes Sen. Deidre M. Henderson Republican SD7
Yes Sen. Lyle W. Hillyard Republican SD25
Yes Sen. David P. Hinkins Republican SD27
Yes Sen. Don L. Ipson Republican SD29
Yes Sen. Jani Iwamoto Democrat SD4
Yes Sen. Derek L. Kitchen Democrat SD2
Yes Sen. Karen Mayne Democrat SD5
Yes Sen. Daniel McCay Republican SD11
Yes Sen. Ralph Okerlund Republican SD24
Yes Sen. Kathleen Riebe Democrat SD8
Yes Sen. Scott D. Sandall Republican SD17
Yes Sen. Daniel W. Thatcher Republican SD12
Yes Sen. Evan J. Vickers Republican SD28
Yes Sen. Todd Weiler Republican SD23
Yes Sen. Ronald Winterton Republican SD26
Voted "No"
Vote Legislator District
Officially Absent
Vote Legislator District
Absent Sen. Jacob L. Anderegg Republican SD13
Absent Sen. Allen M. Christensen Republican SD19
Absent Sen. Daniel Hemmert Republican SD14
Absent Sen. Ann Millner Republican SD18
Absent Sen. Jerry W. Stevenson Republican SD21
Didn't Get to Vote
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