2021 Session

Budget Amendments - HB1800 (Member Request)

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Chief Patron: Carter
Allow Pharmacists to Dispense Insulin Products without Prescription (language only)

Item 309 #4h

Item 309 #4h

Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions


Page 343, after line 51, insert:

"C. Notwithstanding any other provisions of law, the Board of Pharmacy shall have the authority to allow pharmacists to dispense a short-term supply of insulin products without a valid prescription if they determine that a visit with a physician is not feasible for the patient."


(This amendment adds language allowing pharmacists to dispense insulin products without a valid prescription in certain circumstances.)