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Distribution Of Medications To Certain Outlets

Concerning the distribution of medications to outlets that are under common ownership of certain entities.
2017 Regular Session
Bill Summary

Current law allows an accredited hospital, a prescription drug outlet operated by a health maintenance organization, and the state department of corrections to distribute compounded and prepackaged medications, without limitation, to pharmacies under common ownership of the entity. The bill allows these entities to distribute such medications to other outlets under common ownership of each entity as well.

(Note: This summary applies to the reengrossed version of this bill as introduced in the second house.)


Became Law


Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    06/02/2017 Signed Act PDF
    05/19/2017 Final Act PDF
    05/10/2017 Rerevised PDF
    05/09/2017 Revised PDF
    05/08/2017 Reengrossed PDF
    05/05/2017 Engrossed PDF
    05/04/2017 Introduced PDF


Sponsor Type Legislators
Prime Sponsor

Rep. P. Lee
Sen. J. Cooke



Rep. K. Becker, Rep. T. Exum, Rep. J. Ginal, Rep. L. Herod, Rep. S. Lontine
Sen. D. Moreno

Pursuant to HJR20-1007, the Second Regular Session of the 72nd General Assembly is Temporarily Adjourned until 10:00 a.m., Monday, March 30, 2020. 

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