2011-2012 Regular Session - SB 180
Controlled Substances; authorize the use of remote automated medication systems; definitions; requirements
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 13 of Title 16 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to controlled substances, so as to authorize the use of remote automated medication systems; to provide for legislative findings; to provide for definitions; to provide for requirements; to provide for the establishment of rules and regulations by the State Board of Pharmacy; to amend Chapter 4 of Title 26 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, relating to pharmacists and pharmacies, so as to authorize pharmacists to dispense prescriptions through a remote automated medication system; to provide that a remote automated medication system shall not be considered a vending machine for certain purposes; to provide for related matters; to provide for an effective date; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Mar/02/2011 - Senate Read and Referred
Mar/01/2011 - Senate Hopper