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Act 499 of 2000
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ELDER PRESCRIPTION INSURANCE COVERAGE ACT

Act 499 of 2000

AN ACT to create certain prescription programs relating to the elderly; to enhance access to prescription drugs to certain elderly residents of the state; to prescribe the powers and duties of certain state departments and agencies; and to repeal acts and parts of acts.


History: 2000, Act 499, Eff. Oct. 1, 2001


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The People of the State of Michigan enact:

DocumentTypeDescription
Section 550.2001SectionShort title; intent; establishment.
Section 550.2002SectionDefinitions.
Section 550.2003SectionEPIC program; provisions; eligibility requirements; enrollment; assessment for medicaid; “institution” explained; business with not more than 1 employee and less than $200,000.00 in assets.
Section 550.2004SectionExpedited enrollment process; temporary eligibility card or voucher; eligibility requirements.
Section 550.2005SectionBrand name drug; copayment.
Section 550.2006SectionProgram benefits; duties of department.
Section 550.2007SectionOther senior focused entities; utilization and assistance; establishment of advisory committee.
Section 550.2008SectionReports.
Section 550.2009SectionProgram not as entitlement; limitation on benefits; EPIC as payer of last resort; use of automated system; pharmacy dispensing fee.
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