Lower the Price MaineCare Pays for Prescription Drugs

Last updated: May 7, 2017

Details about this bill
Category: Health Care
Status: Defeated
Sponsor: Senator Michael Carpenter, Senate 2 - Aroostook County
Session: 128
Bill #: LD 655



UPDATE: This bill was voted unanimously Ought Not to Pass.


This bill requires, unless prohibited by federal law, the Commissioner of Health and Human Services to negotiate the lowest purchase price for all prescription drugs for programs under MaineCare.