SB 45 (BR 1187) - J. Denton
AN ACT relating to prescription drugs.
Amend KRS 315.400 to exempt blood banks from the definition of wholesale distribution; amend KRS 315.406 to provide exemptions from the pedigree requirements for prescription drugs.
SB 45 - AMENDMENTS
HFA (1, T. Burch) - Attach the provisions of SB 65 except delete provisions to require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to notify a board responsible for the licensure, regulation, or discipline of a practitioner, pharmacist, or other person authorized to prescribe, administer, or dispense controlled substances if analysis of data from the system indicates investigation about inappropriate or unlawful prescribing is necessary; delete provisions to permit the Department for Medicaid Services to share data regarding overprescribing by Medicaid providers with the appropriate board and to share data regarding overutilization by Medicaid recipients with a Kentucky peace officer, a certified or full-time peace officer of another state or a federal peace officer.
Feb 3-introduced in Senate
Feb 4-to Health & Welfare (S)
Feb 23-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Feb 24-2nd reading, to Rules
Mar 2-posted for passage in the Consent Orders of the Day for Monday, March 2, 2009; 3rd reading, passed 37-0
Mar 3-received in House
Mar 6-to Health & Welfare (H)
Mar 9-posted in committee; posting waived
Mar 10-reported favorably, 1st reading, to Consent Calendar
Mar 11-2nd reading, to Rules; floor amendment (1) filed