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Prescription Drug Monitoring Program - Revisions

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In the House - Hearing 2/18 at 1:00 p.m.

Synopsis:Requiring that specified authorized providers and prescribers be registered with the Prescription Drug Monitoring Program before obtaining a specified new or renewal registration or by July 1, 2017, whichever is sooner; requiring that specified pharmacists be registered with the Program by a certain date; requiring specified prescribers and pharmacists to request and assess specified drug monitoring data under specified circumstances; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:The Speaker (By Request - Administration) and Delegates Adams, Afzali, Anderton, Aumann, Beitzel, Buckel, Carozza, Cassilly, Ciliberti, Cluster, Fisher, Flanagan, Folden, Ghrist, Hornberger, Impallaria, Jacobs, Kipke, Krebs, Long, Malone, Mautz, McComas, McConkey, McDonough, McKay, Metzgar, Miele, W. Miller, Morgan, O'Donnell, Otto, Parrott, Reilly, Rose, Saab, Shoemaker, Simonaire, Szeliga, Vogt, West, and B. Wilson
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0382
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2016
By Request of the Governor
Health and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Public Health
Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Assisted Living -see also- Group Homes
Committees and Commissions -see also- Political Committees
Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Developmental Disabilities
Diseases -see also- AIDS; Rabies
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Long-Term Care -see also- Continuing Care; Nursing Homes
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Public Information
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Registration -see also- Motor Vehicle Registration
Rules and Regulations
Substance Abuse
Telecommunications and Information Technology
Statutes:Article - Criminal Law
Article - Health - General
(21-2A-01, 21-2A-02, 21-2A-03, 21-2A-04, 21-2A-05, 21-2A-06, 21-2A-07, 21-2A-08, 21-2A-09, 21-2A-04.1, 21-2A-04.2)

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October 24, 2017 4:59 P.M.