Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Canadian Drug Import Bill

June 11, 2019
Florida GOP Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday (June 11) signed the state legislature’s bill that orders Florida to create a Canadian prescription drug importation program. Florida is the third state to pass such a law, and the first to enact one law passed by a Republican-dominated legislature. The pharmaceutical industry strongly opposed the bill. DeSantis said he would discuss drug importation with President Donald Trump next week , and that Florida officials are working with HHS to craft its proposal...

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