CS/SB 8: Controlled Substances
Controlled Substances; Prohibiting managed care plans and their fiscal agents or intermediaries from imposing certain requirements or conditions on recipients as a prerequisite to receiving medication-assisted treatment (MAT) services to treat substance abuse disorders; authorizing certain boards to require practitioners to complete a specified board-approved continuing education course to obtain authorization to prescribe controlled substances as part of biennial license renewal; authorizing disciplinary action against practitioners for violating specified provisions relating to controlled substances; prohibiting the dispensing of certain controlled substances in an amount that exceeds a 3-day supply or a medically necessary 7-day supply if certain criteria are met, etc. APPROPRIATION: $53,555,360.00
Last Action: 2/15/2018 Senate - Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
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• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 10
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 01/10/18, 9:00 am, 412 Knott Building --Discussed/Workshop
• Introduced -SJ 10
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 01/16/18, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Health Policy; YEAS 8 NAYS 0 -SJ 205
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Appropriations -SJ 205
• On Committee agenda-- Appropriations, 01/24/18, 2:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Health Policy read 1st time -SJ 206
• Favorable by Appropriations; YEAS 19 NAYS 0 -SJ 226
• Now in Rules -SJ 226
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/01/18, 11:30 am, 110 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/07/18, 4:00 pm, 110 Senate Office Building --Temporarily Postponed
• On Committee agenda-- Rules, 02/15/18, 10:00 am, 110 Senate Office Building
• Favorable by- Rules; YEAS 11 NAYS 0
• Placed on Calendar, on 2nd reading
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