Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

Status:Completed

Event Date:6/28/2011

Start Time:10:00 AM

Location: B-2 Get Directions

Event Description

Prescribing, Dispensing and Monitoring Controlled Substances and Related Policies

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S1096 An Act to ensure the availability of medications in time of an emergency Susan C. Fargo
2 S1156 An Act to ensure safe medication administration. Marc R. Pacheco
3 S1161 An Act to regulate the medical use of marijuana by patients approved by physicians and certified by the department of public health Stanley C. Rosenberg
4 H589 An Act Relative to Oxycontin and other Schedule II Controlled Substances Viriato Manuel deMacedo
5 H617 An Act relative to the safe dispensing of pain management medication John W. Scibak
6 H625 An Act to regulate the medical use of marijuana by patients approved by physicians and certified by the department of public health. Frank I. Smizik
7 H626 An Act requiring legible pharmaceutical orders and prescriptions. Todd M. Smola
8 H1489 An Act requiring pain assessment and management in healthcare facilities Jay R. Kaufman
9 H2344 An Act relative to prescription drugs Robert F. Fennell
10 H2345 An Act to establish a reporting system for drug overdoses Robert F. Fennell
11 H2356 An Act Relative to Electronic Prescriptions. Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
12 H2362 An Act relative to the definition of a pharmacy Louis L. Kafka
13 H2365 An Act to improve the safety of prescriptions Louis L. Kafka
14 S291 An Act making technical corrections to the lockbox provision of the Commonwealth’s prescription monitoring program. Steven A. Tolman