Lobbying Activity Report


Designated Filer name: Dean Crawford
Client: Canadian Generic Pharmaceutical Association (CGPA)
Associated registration: 1228-751-11
Lobbying Activity date: 2024-01-10
Arranged a meeting: No
Posted date: 2024-02-12

Senior Public Office Holders who were lobbied in this activity: Mitch Moneo, Assistant Deputy Minister
Pharmaceutical, Laboratory & Blood Services Division, Health
Subject Matter of the Lobbying Activity
Specific Topics of Lobbying Communications Intended Outcomes Associated Subject Matters
Policy and timing in respect of listing of sole-source and other generic drugs on the PharmaCare formulary where the price offered is higher than the Province's desired price. BC's position in respect of administration of pan-Canadian Pharmaceutical Association arrangements with the CGPA regarding generic drugs. Curtailing use of coupon cards for pharmaceutical products. Development of a regulatory pathway for biosimiars. Implementation of commitments made by British Columbia pursuant to its involvement with the pan-Canadian Pharmaceutical Alliance. Promoting greater utilization of generic prescription medicines. BC's position in respect of the National Pharmacare initiative. Accelerating time for listing of generic drugs after submission.
  • Development or enactment of any regulation, including the enactment of a regulation for the purposes of amending or repealing a regulation
  • Development, establishment, amendment or termination of any program, policy, directive or guideline of the government of British Columbia or a Provincial entity

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