Sen. Hershman: Gov. Pence Signs Bill to Support Pharmaceutical Consumers –Gov. Mike Pence (seated, center) joins legislators and representatives from the life sciences industry at a bill signing ceremony for Senate Enrolled Act 262 at the Indiana Statehouse on Tuesday, June 17. State Sen. Brandt Hershman (R-Buck Creek, seated on left) authored the legislation, which allows pharmacists to substitute interchangeable prescriptions – known as “biosimilars” – under certain conditions. Hershman said the new law will provide Hoosier consumers with access to affordable prescription options and cutting-edge medical technology. He thanked the bill’s sponsor, State Rep. Ed Clere (R-New Albany, seated on right) for his support of the legislation.