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Weekly Policy Update: CBSA Opposes House Bill 1131, Prescription Drug Cost Education

Friday, February 15, 2019


 

Weekly Policy Update: Trump Administration Takes Step to Encourage Direct Discounts to Patients

Friday, February 08, 2019

On Tuesday President Trump gave his State of the Union address, in which he described the need to rein in health care costs as a major priority. The President also laid out an ambitious health care agenda which includes plans to eradicate HIV/AIDS within the next 10 years, fight childhood cancer, and ensure individuals have access to affordable health care.  

Colorado BioScience Association Appoints Emily Roberts as New Vice President

Monday, February 04, 2019

Roberts to Oversee Policy and Communications at Life Science Organization 
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Weekly Policy Update: Prescription Drug Importation and CBSA’s Day at the Capitol

Friday, February 01, 2019

 

Weekly Policy Update: Colorado Bioscience Championed in Denver Business Journal

Friday, January 25, 2019

 

Weekly Policy Update: Importing Drugs and the Governor's Budget

Friday, January 18, 2019


 

Weekly Policy Update: New General Assembly, Inauguration, and Bill Introductions

Friday, January 11, 2019

 

Weekly Policy Update: CBSA’s Policy Priorities for 2019

Friday, January 04, 2019


 

Colorado Bioscience Companies Raised $1 Billion in 2018

Thursday, December 27, 2018

International Investors Contributed to the State’s Largest Financings 
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Weekly Policy Update: More Medical Device Tax News and the 2018 Farm Bill

Friday, December 14, 2018

The House Ways and Means Committee this week released a new extenders package which included a 5-year extension on the medical device excise tax moratorium. The 2.3% levy on the sale of prescribed medical devices was in effect between 2012 and 2014 after it was enacted through the Affordable Care Act in 2010, but the pushback from industry has led to several moratoriums. It received a 2-year delay extension earlier this year as part of a continuing resolution.Under the new relief bill, the 2018 moratorium on the device tax would be extended until 31 December 2024.