Prescription Monitoring Program; required checks prior to dispensing certain controlled substances. (SB320)

Introduced By

Sen. Bill Carrico (R-Grayson)

Progress

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

Description

Prescribing Schedule II, Schedule III, or Schedule IV controlled substances.  Requires any prescriber who prescribes to a patient a controlled substance included in Schedule II, III, or IV of the Drug Control Act to request and review information about that patient from the Prescription Monitoring Program and to continue to do so at least annually for so long as the prescriber continues to prescribe the controlled substance to the patient. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/10/2012Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/12 12100947D
01/10/2012Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/18/2012Assigned Education sub: Health Licensing
01/26/2012Impact statement from DPB (SB320)
02/02/2012Continued to 2013 in Education and Health (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
11/30/2012Left in Education and Health