Proposition 61

State Prescription Drug Purchases. Pricing Standards. Initiative Statute.
California Ballot Propositions - November 8th 2016

Prohibits state from buying any prescription drug from a drug manufacturer at price over lowest price paid for the drug by United States Department of Veterans Affairs. Exempts managed care programs funded through Medi–Cal. Fiscal Impact: Potential for state savings of an unknown amount depending on (1) how the measure's implementation challenges are addressed and (2) the responses of drug manufacturers regarding the provision and pricing of their drugs.

Semi-Official Election Results:

Yes votes: 3,919,770 [46.2%]

No votes: 4,556,775 [53.8%]

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