SB0363 (CH0821)

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2017 Regular Session



Pharmacists - Contraceptives - Prescribing and Dispensing

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 821

Synopsis:Authorizing a pharmacist who meets the requirements of State Board of Pharmacy regulations to prescribe and dispense specified contraceptives; requiring the State Board of Pharmacy, on or before September 1, 2018, and in consultation with the State Board of Physicians, the State Board of Nursing, and specified stakeholders to adopt regulations establishing the conditions under which pharmacists may prescribe and dispense contraceptives; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senator Conway
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0613
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Education, Health, and Environmental AffairsHealth and Government Operations
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Public Health
Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Birth Control -see also- Reproductive Matters
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Equipment -see also- Motor Vehicle Equipment
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Medical Assistance
Nonprofit Organizations
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Reproductive Matters -see also- Abortion; Birth Control
Review Boards
Rules and Regulations
Youth -see also- Minors
Statutes:Article - Health - General
(15-101, 15-148)
Article - Health Occupations
(12-101, 12-511)

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November 28, 2017 1:10 P.M.