HB 106 (BR 92) - M. Treesh, R. Damron, Ro. Adams, W. Allen, E. Ballard, S. Baugh, J. Bowling, K. Bratcher, S. Brinkman, B. Buckingham, Dw. Butler, P. Clark, B. Colter, H. Cornett, B. Crall, R. Crimm, T. Feeley, J. Fischer, D. Ford, K. Hall, B. Heleringer, T. Kerr, S. Lee, P. Marcotte, R. Mobley, L. Napier, R. Nelson, T. Pullin, M. Rader, J. Reinhardt, T. Riner, C. Siler, B. Smith, J. Stacy, J. Stewart, G. Tapp, Jo. Turner, T. Turner, K. Upchurch, J. Vincent, C. Walton, M. Weaver
AN ACT relating to pharmacists.
Create a new section of KRS Chapter 315 to exempt a pharmacist who objects to dispensing medications or devices that may terminate a pregnancy from liability; and prohibit discrimination against a pharmacist who objects to dispensing medications or devices that may terminate a pregnancy.
HB 106 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, M. Marzian) - Prohibit discrimination against a pharmacist who refuses based upon religious or moral objection to dispense Viagra or other prescription medication for the treatment of penile erectile dysfunction; and create a new section of KRS Chapter 315 to require a valid prescription for Viagra or any other prescription medication for the treatment of penile erectile dysfunction to have the diagnosis written on the face of the prescription and signed by the practitioner acting in the usual course of his professional practice, and limit prescription for only those diagnoses approved by the Food and Drug Administration or listed on the manufacturer's labeling; limit dispensing to a husband who is present with his wife at time of dispensing, and who presents a certified copy of the marriage certificate and a copy of the King James Version of the 7th Commandment prohibiting adultery and who professes allegiance to this prohibition, who presents a valid state photographic identification that corresponds to the husband and wife to whom the medication is to be dispensed, and who is personally known by the pharmacist or whose address can be verified as being closest in geographic proximity to the pharmacist dispensing the medication; and require the pharmacist to counsel the persons receiving the medication about its proper usage, and maintain a list of referral sources for treatment of chronic pain and pain management.
Jan 4-introduced in House
Jan 5-to Health and Welfare (H)
Mar 7-floor amendment (1) filed