Continuing education for prescriber; completion of certain coursework for renewal, etc., of license. (HB2169)

Introduced By

Del. Bud Phillips (D-Castlewood)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Continuing education for prescribers; substance abuse, addiction, and related pain management and prescribing practices.  Requires the Board of Dentistry, Board of Medicine, and Board of Optometry to require continuing education on the topics of substance abuse, addiction, and related pain management and prescribing practices for licensed practitioners who are authorized to prescribe controlled substances. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/12/2011Committee
01/12/2011Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/11 11102698D
01/12/2011Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/19/2011Impact statement from DPB (HB2169)
01/21/2011Assigned HWI sub: #4
01/27/2011Subcommittee recommends striking from docket
02/08/2011Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions