The Board proposed addition of 12 NYCRR Part 440 and 442. The proposed regulations establish fee schedules for pharmacy and durable medical equipment and include rules for the use of the fee schedules and pharmacy networks.
The Notice of Proposed Rule Making was published in the September 5, 2012, edition of the State Register. Comments on the proposed rule were accepted for 45 days.
The Board received six comments on the rule. The comments were carefully reviewed and non-substantial changes were made to the regulation text. The changes are listed at the end of the Assessment of Public Comment.
The Chair adopted the rule on November 6, 2012. The Notice of Adoption will be/was published in the November 28, 2012, edition of the State Register. The rule is effective once it is published in the State Register.