HB0613 (CH0820)

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2017 Regular Session



Pharmacists - Contraceptives - Prescribing and Dispensing

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hettleman


Enacted under Article II, Section 17(c) of the Maryland Constitution - Chapter 820

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:Delegates Hettleman, Barron, Barkley, B. Barnes, Barve, Clippinger, Ebersole, Frick, Kelly, Korman, Kramer, Lierman, A. Miller, Moon, Morales, Patterson, Pena-Melnyk, Platt, Queen, Robinson, Rosenberg, Sanchez, Tarlau, Waldstreicher, M. Washington, K. Young, P. Young, R. Lewis, Angel, and Cullison
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0363
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2017
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Public Health
Insurance - Health
Narrow Subject(s):Birth Control -see also- Reproductive Matters
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
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
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 1:01 P.M.