Prescription Drug Mandate

Mr. Tarr moved that the bill be amended by inserting, after Section__, the following new Section:-

“SECTION __. Section 1 of chapter 111M of the General Laws, as appearing in the 2010 Official Edition, is hereby amended by inserting, in line 46, at the end of the definition of the term “Creditable coverage” the following:-

Minimum creditable coverage, as defined by the board under the authority granted herein, shall not require coverage for prescription drugs.”