Prescribing of Schedule VI controlled substances; telemedicine, store-and-forward technologies. (HB546)

Introduced By

Del. Mark Sickles (D-Alexandria)


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Prescribing of Schedule VI controlled substances; telemedicine; store-and-forward technologies. Provides that electronic technology or media used for telemedicine services includes store-and-forward technologies and that, used in the context of prescribing Schedule VI controlled substances through telemedicine services, "store-and-forward technologies" means technologies that allow for the electronic transmission of medical information, including images, documents, or health histories, through a secure communications system. Read the Bill »


Bill Has Failed


01/05/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20104874D
01/05/2020Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/15/2020Assigned HWI sub: Health Professions
01/22/2020Impact statement from DPB (HB546)
01/23/2020Subcommittee recommends striking from docket (6-Y 0-N)
02/11/2020Left in Health, Welfare and Institutions

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