E-Prescribing Legislation Update

Esq. Stephen B. Hanse in Legislative

On Monday, March 2nd, legislation (S.2486; Hannon/A.4274; McDonald), which would postpone the implementation date of the State's E-prescribing mandate for one year from March 27, 2015 until March 27, 2016 was delivered to Governor Cuomo. The Governor has until this Friday, March 13th to either sign or veto this bill. NYSHFA/NYSCAL are actively encouraging the Governor to support this legislation and have, among other things, delivered this letter to the Governor requesting he sign this bill into law.

NYSHFA CONTACT:

Stephen B. Hanse, Esq.
Vice President & Counsel, Governmental Affairs
518-462-4800 x25