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Mass. General Laws c.176A § 8LL

Filling of remaining portion of prescription for covered drug that is a narcotic substance earlier filled in lesser quantity

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Amended by St.2018, c. 208, § 85, effective August 9, 2018

Section 8LL

Any contract between a subscriber and the corporation under an individual or group hospital service plan that is delivered, issued or renewed within the commonwealth shall provide, for any covered drug that is a narcotic substance contained in schedule II pursuant to chapter 94C and subject to cost sharing, that if a person receives a prescription filled in a lesser quantity pursuant to section 18 of said chapter 94C, said person shall not be subject to an additional payment obligation, including but not limited to co-payments, if said person fills the remaining portion of the prescription.



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Within Massachusetts only


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