Current Status Bill Number:
451Ratification Number: 127Act Number: 67Type of Legislation: General Bill GBIntroducing Body: SenateIntroduced Date: 19970304Primary Sponsor: McConnellAll Sponsors: McConnell and GieseDrafted Document Number: psd\7102ac.97Date Bill Passed both Bodies: 19970520Governor's Action: SDate of Governor's Action: 19970610Subject: Health insurance policy, maintenance plan; pharmacists provisions, Medical and health
Body Date Action Description Com Leg Involved ______ ________ _______________________________________ _______ ____________ ------ 19970630 Act No. A67 ------ 19970610 Signed by Governor ------ 19970604 Ratified R127 House 19970520 Read third time, enrolled for ratification House 19970515 Read second time House 19970514 Committee report: Favorable 26 HLCI House 19970401 Introduced, read first time, 26 HLCI referred to Committee Senate 19970326 Read third time, sent to House Senate 19970325 Read second time, unanimous consent for third reading on Wednesday, 19970326 Senate 19970320 Committee report: Favorable 02 SBI Senate 19970304 Introduced, read first time, 02 SBI referred to CommitteeView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
(A67, R127, S451)
AN ACT TO REPEAL SECTION 2, ACT 394 OF 1994, RELATING TO THE THREE-YEAR PROSPECTIVE REPEAL WHICH PROHIBITS A HEALTH INSURANCE POLICY OR A HEALTH MAINTENANCE ORGANIZATION PLAN FROM RESTRICTING SELECTION OF A PHARMACIST OF CHOICE OR FROM RESTRICTING A PHARMACIST THE RIGHT TO PARTICIPATE AS A PROVIDER IF TERMS OF THE POLICY OR PLAN ARE MET.
Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:
SECTION 1. Section 2 of Act 394 of 1994 is repealed.
SECTION 2. This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.
Approved the 10th day of June, 1997.