Mass. General Laws c.176G § 4DD

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

This is an unofficial version of a Massachusetts General Law. For more information on this topic, please see law about health insurance.

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Amended by St.2018, c. 208, § 91, effective August 9, 2018

Section 4DD

An individual or group health maintenance contract that is issued or renewed 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.



Within Massachusetts only

Within Massachusetts only


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Last updated: July 16, 2019