HB1416

Find a 2018 Bill:

2018 Regular Session

 

Entitled:

Drugs and Devices - Electronic Prescriptions - Requirements

Sponsored by:

Delegate Saab

Status:

In the House - Unfavorable Report by Health and Government Operations; Withdrawn


Synopsis:Requiring, except under certain circumstances, a certain health practitioner to issue a prescription electronically; authorizing an authorized prescriber to issue a written or oral prescription only under certain circumstances; requiring the Secretary of Health, in collaboration with the Maryland Health Care Commission, to adopt certain regulations regarding a certain waiver that includes certain provisions; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Saab
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Committee(s):
Health and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Emergencies
Fines -see also- Penalties and Sentences
Health Care Commission
Health, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Rules and Regulations
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(21-220)

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March 4, 2018 2:03 P.M.