Florida Senate - 2016                        COMMITTEE AMENDMENT
       Bill No. PCS (141410) for CS for SB 1604
                              LEGISLATIVE ACTION                        
                    Senate             .             House              
                  Comm: RCS            .                                
                  02/26/2016           .                                

       The Committee on Appropriations (Grimsley) recommended the
    1         Senate Amendment (with title amendment)
    3         Between lines 1167 and 1168
    4  insert:
    5         5.A restricted prescription drug distributor permit is not
    6  required for distributions between pharmacies that each hold an
    7  active permit under chapter 465, have a common ownership, and
    8  are operating in a freestanding end-stage renal dialysis clinic,
    9  if such distributions are made to meet the immediate emergency
   10  medical needs of specifically identified patients and do not
   11  occur with such frequency as to amount to the regular and
   12  systematic supplying of that drug between the pharmacies. The
   13  department shall adopt rules establishing when the distribution
   14  of a prescription drug under this subparagraph amounts to the
   15  regular and systematic supplying of that drug.
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   18  And the title is amended as follows:
   19         Delete line 28
   20  and insert:
   21         prescription drug wholesale distributor permit;
   22         providing that a restricted prescription drug
   23         distributor permit is not required for distributions
   24         between certain pharmacies; requiring the Department
   25         of Business and Professional Regulation to establish
   26         by rule when such distribution constitutes regular and
   27         systematic supplying of a prescription drug;