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New State Law Aiming To Lower Prescription Drug Prices Takes Effect

From WJZ

By Kimberly Eiten

July 1, 2019

EXCERPT

A state law taking effect in Maryland Monday will take on large pharmaceutical companies by creating a prescription drug affordability board tasked with tackling rising prescription costs.

Board members will be fighting to make prescription drugs more affordable in the state, including putting a cap on prices for some medications.