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December 18, 2017
WFCR Local News
WFCR Local News
Pharm and biotech disclosure now law in MA
(2008-08-11)
(wfcr) - On Sunday governor Deval Patrick signed legislation that will require pharmaceutical and biotechnology firms to inform the state when they give a medical professional something worth more than 50 dollars. That information would in turn be made public. The industry has been lobbying hard against the disclosure requirement which was part of a bill designed to bring spiraling health care costs under control. Kevin McNicholas has more in this report from the state house. © Copyright 2017, wfcr