S330 GENERAL BILL/CS by Health Regulation; Bennett; (CO-INTRODUCERS) Rich;
Dockery (Similar H 0135)
Optometry/Oral and Topical Pharmaceutical Agents [SPSC]; Authorizes the
Board of Optometry to adopt rules for the administration and
prescription of oral ocular pharmaceutical agents. Prohibits the board
from adding to, deleting from, or modifying the formulary with respect
to oral ocular pharmaceutical agents. Prohibits certified optometrists
from administering and prescribing certain controlled substances, etc.
EFFECTIVE DATE: 07/01/2010.
10/06/09 SENATE Filed
12/09/09 SENATE Referred to Health Regulation; Health and Human Services
01/25/10 SENATE On Committee agenda-- Health Regulation, 02/03/10, 10:00 am,
02/03/10 SENATE CS by Health Regulation; YEAS 4 NAYS 3
02/04/10 SENATE Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee
02/08/10 SENATE Now in Health and Human Services Appropriations
03/02/10 SENATE Introduced, referred to Health Regulation; Health and Human
Services Appropriations -SJ 00031; On Committee agenda--
Health Regulation, 02/03/10, 10:00 am, 412-K; CS by Health
Regulation; YEAS 4 NAYS 3 -SJ 00164; CS read 1st time on
03/02/10 -SJ 00153; Pending reference review under Rule
4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute); Now in Health and Human
Services Appropriations -SJ 00164
04/30/10 SENATE Died in Committee on Health and Human Services Appropriations
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