2011 Regular Session


File Code: Health Occupations Crossfiled with: HOUSE BILL 549
Sponsored By:
Senators Conway and Montgomery
State Board of Pharmacy - Pharmacists - Practice of Pharmacy and Licensure


Altering the definition of "practice pharmacy" to include activities or services provided to or on behalf of persons in this State by individuals employed by nonresident pharmacies, pharmacy benefits managers, third party payors, or other specified entities; requiring that an individual be licensed before practicing pharmacy as an employee of a specified entity; and requiring nonresident pharmacies to require employees to comply with specified licensure provisions.

History by Legislative and Calendar Date

Legislative date is used to record history occurring in the Chambers otherwise Calendar date is used.
Senate Action
First Reading Education Health and Environmental Affairs
Hearing 3/9 at 1:00 p.m.
Hearing cancelled
Unfavorable Report by Education Health and Environmental Affairs Withdrawn
House Action
No Action

Sponsored by:

Senator Joan Carter Conway, District 43
Senator Karen S. Montgomery, District 14

Bill indexed under the following Subjects:

Health Insurance -see also- HMOS; Managed Care Organizations
Health Maintenance Organizations -see also- Manage Care Orgs
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Interstate Affairs
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Nonresidents -see also- Aliens and Citizenship
Pharmacy Benefits Managers
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Work, Labor and Employment -see also- Col Barg; Holiday; etc

Bill affects the following Statutes:

Health Occupations
( 12-101 , 12-101 , 12-301 , 12-403 )


All documents except Roll Call Votes are displayed in PDF format:
Bill Text: First Reading, Third Reading, Enrolled
Fiscal and Policy Note: Available
Amendments: None offered
Committee Votes :
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs