HCR 62 (BR 925) - B. Crall, P. Bather, J. Reinhardt, S. Westrom
Petition the United States Department of Health and Human Services to curtail the advertisement of prescription drugs in newspapers, magazines, radio, and telecommunications targeted to the public at large; urge the department to place a two-year moratorium on such advertising, except in mailings and publications targeted to medical doctors and scientists; urge the department to study the impact of the moratorium and extend its application if savings in the costs of prescription drugs occur and are passed to the consumer; request that the Clerk of the House of Representatives transmits copies to the Secretary of the Department and the Kentucky Congressional delegation.
Feb 9-introduced in House
Feb 12-to Health and Welfare (H)
Feb 15-posted in committee
Feb 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Calendar
Feb 26-2nd reading, to Rules
Feb 27-recommitted to Appropriations and Revenue (H)