SB12-037 - Electronic Prescription Controlled Substances

Passed/Signed into Law
Concerning The Ability To Dispense A Controlled Substance Based On An Electronically Transmitted Prescription Drug Order.

Under current law, a pharmacy is prohibited from dispensing a prescribed schedule II, III, IV, or V controlled substance absent a written prescription from the practitioner prescribing the substance. The bill allows a pharmacy to dispense those controlled substances if the practitioner electronically creates and transmits the prescription drug order in conformance with federal law.

House Committees

Latest update: March 22, 2012
03/22/2012 Governor Action - Signed
03/14/2012 Sent to the Governor
03/14/2012 Signed by the Speaker of the House
03/12/2012 Signed by the President of the Senate
03/07/2012 Senate Considered House Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass
03/05/2012 House Third Reading Passed
03/02/2012 House Second Reading Passed with Amendments
02/28/2012 House Committee on Health and Environment Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole
02/15/2012 Introduced In House - Assigned to Health and Environment
02/13/2012 Senate Third Reading Passed
02/10/2012 Senate Second Reading Passed
02/07/2012 Senate Second Reading Laid Over Daily
02/01/2012 Senate Committee on Health and Human Services Refer Unamended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole
01/11/2012 Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Health and Human Services