HB0179 (CH0256)

2013 Regular Session



Pharmacists - Administration of Vaccinations - Expanded Authority and Reporting Requirements

Sponsored by:

Delegate Hubbard


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 256

Synopsis:Altering the authority of pharmacists to administer vaccinations; authorizing a pharmacist to administer vaccinations to an individual in a specified age group who has a prescription or to an adult under a written protocol that meets specified requirements; altering a vaccination reporting requirement; requiring a pharmacist, under specified circumstances, to document at least one effort to inform specified health care practitioners or other sources of care that a vaccination has been administered; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Delegates Hubbard, Hammen, Bobo, Elliott, Frush, Griffith, Krebs, Murphy, Nathan-Pulliam, Oaks, Pena-Melnyk, Rosenberg, and V. Turner
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0401
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2013
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Health and Mental Hygiene, Department of
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Minors -see also- Age of Majority; Youth
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations

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