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Bill Detail: SB21-098

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Title Sunset Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
Status Governor Signed (06/22/2021)
Bill Subjects
  • Professions & Occupations
House Sponsors K. Mullica (D)
J. Rich (R)
Senate Sponsors B. Pettersen (D)
S. Jaquez Lewis (D)
House Committee Public and Behavioral Health & Human Services
Senate Committee Health and Human Services
Date Introduced 02/17/2021

Sunset Process - Senate Health and Human Services
Committee. The bill implements the recommendations of the department

of regulatory agencies' 2020 sunset review and report by:
  • Continuing the prescription drug monitoring program
(program) until September 1, 2028 (sections 4 and 5 of the
  • Authorizing the state board of pharmacy (board) to
promulgate rules that identify a list of prescription drugs
that are not currently listed as controlled substances and
require such drugs to be tracked through the program
(section 2);
  • Authorizing each coroner to authorize deputy coroners to
access the program (section 2);
  • Authorizing the board to create a data retention schedule
for information obtained and stored by the program
(section 2);
  • Requiring the board to report its efforts to seek outside
funding for the program during the State Measurement for
Accountable, Responsive, and Transparent (SMART)
Government Act hearings (section 3); and
  • Making a technical change to remove a reference to the
department of health care policy and financing from the
statute as that department does not have access to the
program (section 2).

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