SB 458: Controlled Substance Prescribing
GENERAL BILL by Bean
Controlled Substance Prescribing; Limiting an initial prescription for a controlled substance that is an opioid to a 7-day supply; providing exceptions to supply limits for certain patients; requiring a health care practitioner who is authorized to prescribe controlled substances to complete a continuing education course as a condition of initial licensure and biennial licensure renewal, etc.
Last Action: 3/10/2018 Senate - Died in Health Policy, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 21 (Ch. 2018-13)
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• Referred to Health Policy; Appropriations; Rules -SJ 37
• Introduced -SJ 37
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Health Policy, companion bill(s) passed, see CS/CS/HB 21 (Ch. 2018-13)
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