For Consumers

Update to pharmacy benefit manager rules (R 2017-12)

Through this rulemaking, the Office of the Insurance Commissioner (OIC) will revise current and/or add sections to WAC 284-180 (, regarding pharmacy benefit managers (PBMs) to include minor technical additions that the agency has identified are necessary to fully implement 2016 c 210 §§ 1 and 2 through 7.

  • For example, the OIC will require each PBM to provide the name of the person who will serve as the single point of contact between the PBM and the OIC.

Adopted rule

Proposed rule

Stakeholder draft released October 4, 2017

Materials discussed during the stakeholder meeting

Notice to start rulemaking