HB1296 (CH0651)

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2014 Regular Session



Prescription Drug Monitoring Program - Review and Reporting of Possible Misuse or Abuse of Monitored Prescription Drugs

Sponsored by:

Delegate Kach


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 651

Synopsis:Authorizing the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program to review prescription monitoring data for a specified purpose and report possible misuse or abuse of a monitored prescription drug to a prescriber or dispenser; requiring the Program, before the Program reports the possible misuse or abuse, to obtain clinical guidance and interpretation from the technical advisory committee to the Program; requiring the Secretary of Health and Mental Hygiene to adopt specified regulations; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegates Kach, Olszewski, Bromwell, Costa, Cullison, Donoghue, Elliott, Hammen, Hubbard, A. Kelly, Kipke, Krebs, McDonough, Morhaim, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Pendergrass, Ready, Reznik, Tarrant, and V. Turner
Additional Facts:Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Health and Government Operations   View Committee HearingFinance   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Care Facilities and Regulation
Public Health
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Rules and Regulations
Substance Abuse

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October 2, 2015 9:04 A.M.