HB 1767 Telemedicine, practice of; prescribing controlled substances.
T. Scott Garrett | all patrons    ...    notes
| add to my profiles

Summary as passed House: (all summaries)

Practice of telemedicine; prescribing. Provides that a health care practitioner who performs or has performed an appropriate examination of the patient, either physically or by the use of instrumentation and diagnostic equipment, for the purpose of establishing a bona fide practitioner-patient relationship may prescribe Schedule II through VI controlled substances to the patient, provided that the prescribing of such controlled substance is in compliance with federal requirements for the practice of telemedicine. The bill also authorizes the Board of Pharmacy to register an entity at which a patient is treated by the use of instrumentation and diagnostic equipment for the purpose of establishing a bona fide practitioner-patient relationship and is prescribed Schedule II through VI controlled substances to possess and administer Schedule II through VI controlled substances when such prescribing is in compliance with federal requirements for the practice of telemedicine and the patient is not in the physical presence of a practitioner registered with the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration. The bill contains an emergency clause. This bill is identical to SB 1009.

Full text:
01/09/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/13/16 17101012D  pdf | impact statement
01/20/17  House: Printed as engrossed 17101012D-E  pdf | impact statement
02/15/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1767ER)  pdf | impact statement
02/21/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0110)  pdf

Amendments:
House amendments

Status:
01/09/17  House: Prefiled and ordered printed with emergency clause; offered 01/13/16 17101012D
01/09/17  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/17/17  House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with amendments (22-Y 0-N)
01/18/17  House: Read first time
01/19/17  House: Passed by for the day
01/20/17  House: Read second time
01/20/17  House: Committee amendments agreed to
01/20/17  House: Engrossed by House as amended HB1767E
01/20/17  House: Printed as engrossed 17101012D-E
01/23/17  House: Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (99-Y 0-N)
01/23/17  House: VOTE: BLOCK VOTE PASSAGE (99-Y 0-N)
01/24/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
01/24/17  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/09/17  Senate: Reported from Education and Health (15-Y 0-N)
02/10/17  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed (39-Y 0-N)
02/13/17  Senate: Read third time
02/13/17  Senate: Passed Senate (40-Y 0-N)
02/15/17  House: Enrolled
02/15/17  House: Bill text as passed House and Senate (HB1767ER)
02/15/17  House: Signed by Speaker
02/17/17  Senate: Signed by President
02/17/17  House: Enrolled Bill communicated to Governor on 2/17/17
02/17/17  Governor: Governor's Action Deadline Midnight, February 24, 2017
02/21/17  Governor: Approved by Governor-Chapter 110 (effective 2/21/17)
02/21/17  Governor: Acts of Assembly Chapter text (CHAP0110)