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Oversight Board Aiming to Bring Down Prescription Cost

July 1, 2019

The first-ever state-oversight board to bring down the cost of prescription drugs goes into effect in Maryland. ... Read more »

New MD Laws On Beer, Tax Credits, Plastic Foam Ban Begin July 1

New laws in Maryland begin July 1 and include new drug pricing regulations.... Read more »

Md. leaders hope drug board sets the bar for the nation

Maryland lawmakers, elected officials and advocates praised the novelty of a new law to create a board to review the prices of high-cost prescription drugs.... Read more »

These new laws in Maryland, DC and Virginia take effect July 1

Maryland created the first state oversight committee to bring down the costs of prescription drugs.... Read more »

New State Law Aiming To Lower Prescription Drug Prices Takes Effect

A state law taking effect in Maryland Monday will take on large pharmaceutical companies by creating a prescription drug affordability board.... Read more »

Prescription Drug Affordability Board Now Law In Md.

Legislation setting up the Prescription Drug Affordability Board officially became law on July 1st, 2019.... Read more »

Maryland’s Path to a Prescription Drug Affordability Board

This year Maryland became the first state in the nation to create a Prescription Drug Affordability Board. The law’s July 1st enactment marked the culmination of a multi-year, grassroots effort based on the recognition of a simple truth that pharmaceutical manufacturers have long ignored: drugs don’t work if people can’t afford them.... Read more »

Oversight Board Aiming to Bring Down Prescription Cost

The first-ever state- oversight board to bring down the cost of prescription drugs goes into effect in Maryland.... Read more »

Md.’s Prescription Drug Affordability Board an example for America

Maryland can be a springboard for action in other states and at the national level, serving as a policy model for federal lawmakers to consider.... Read more »

Nation’s first drug affordability board becomes law today

A first-of-its-kind measure that created a state board in Maryland to cap payments for expensive prescription drugs becomes law today. ... Read more »