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CS/CS/HB 21: Controlled Substances

GENERAL BILL by Health and Human Services Committee ; Health Quality Subcommittee ; Boyd ; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Ahern ; Avila ; Fant ; Hager ; McClain ; Miller, M. ; Moraitis ; Perez ; Pigman ; Rommel ; White

Controlled Substances; Requiring certain boards to require certain registered practitioners to complete a specified board-approved continuing education course to obtain authorization to prescribe controlled substances as part of biennial license renewal and before a specified date; requiring the applicable boards to adopt rules establishing certain guidelines for prescribing controlled substances for acute pain; providing requirements for pharmacists for the dispensing of controlled substances to persons not known to them; authorizing a pharmacist to dispense controlled substances upon receipt of an electronic prescription if certain conditions are met, etc. APPROPRIATION: $53,653,232.00

Effective Date: 7/1/2018
Last Action: 3/20/2018 - Chapter No. 2018-13
Bill Text: PDF



Bill History

Date Chamber Action
10/13/2017 House • Filed
10/26/2017 House • Referred to Health Quality Subcommittee; Appropriations Committee; Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 15
1/8/2018 House • On Committee agenda-- Health Quality Subcommittee, 01/10/18, 4:00 pm, Mashburn Hall
1/9/2018 House • Introduced -HJ 15
1/11/2018 House • CS by Health Quality Subcommittee; YEAS 15 NAYS 0 -HJ 319
• Pending review of CS under Rule 7.18(c)
• CS by Health Quality Subcommittee read 1st time -HJ 304
1/16/2018 House • Now in Appropriations Committee -HJ 344
1/18/2018 House • On Committee agenda-- Appropriations Committee, 01/22/18, 3:00 pm, Webster Hall
1/22/2018 House • Favorable by Appropriations Committee; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -HJ 391
• Now in Health and Human Services Committee -HJ 391
2/19/2018 House • On Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 02/21/18, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
2/21/2018 House • CS/CS by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -HJ 670
2/22/2018 House • Pending review of CS -under Rule 7.18(c)
• Placed on Calendar -HJ 669
• Placed on Special Order Calendar, 02/28/18
• CS/CS by Health and Human Services Committee read 1st time -HJ 662, 663
2/28/2018 House • Read 2nd time -HJ 713
• Amendment(s) adopted (091281, 771849) -HJ 714
• Placed on 3rd reading
3/1/2018 House • Read 3rd time -HJ 747, 748
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 114 NAYS 0 -HJ 748
3/1/2018 Senate • In Messages
• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 440
• Received -SJ 440
3/7/2018 Senate • Withdrawn from Health Policy; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 799
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading -SJ 835
• Substituted for CS/SB 8 -SJ 800
• Read 2nd time -SJ 800
• Amendment(s) adopted (397172) -SJ 800, 837
• Placed on 3rd reading
3/8/2018 Senate • Read 3rd time -SJ 889
• Amendment(s) reconsidered, adopted as amended (872398) -SJ 889, 890
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 37 NAYS 0 -SJ 890
3/8/2018 House • In returning messages
3/9/2018 House • Amendment(s) to Senate amendment(s) adopted (165513, 829389, 985559) -HJ 1138,1179
• Concurred in Senate amendment(s) as amended (872398) -HJ 1179
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 99 NAYS 0 -HJ 1179, 1180
3/9/2018 Senate • In returning messages
• Concurred in House amendment(s) to Senate amendment(s) (165513, 829389, 985559) -SJ 1040
• CS passed as amended; YEAS 37 NAYS 0 -SJ 1040
3/9/2018 House • Ordered engrossed, then enrolled -HJ 1438
3/14/2018 • Signed by Officers and presented to Governor
3/19/2018 • Approved by Governor
3/20/2018 • Chapter No. 2018-13