FL H0027 | 2015 | 1st Special Session


Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 6-2)
Status: Failed on June 19 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-06-19 - Died in Health Policy
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Expands categories of persons who may prescribe brand drugs under prescription drug program when medically necessary; exempts controlled substances prescribed by ARNP or physician assistant from disqualifications for certification or licensure as deputy or state pilot; applies certain existing penalties to ARNPs; requires ARNPs & physician assistants who prescribe controlled substances to make certain designation, comply with registration requirements, & follow specified standards of practice; redefines term "practitioner" to include ARNPs & physician assistants under Florida Comprehensive Drug Abuse Prevention & Control Act.

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Drug Prescription by Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioners & Physician Assistants


Roll Calls

2015-06-12 - House - House: Third Reading RCS#422 (Y: 97 N: 2 NV: 21 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2015-06-19SenateDied in Health Policy
2015-06-12SenateReferred to Health Policy; Appropriations
2015-06-12SenateIn Messages
2015-06-12HousePassed; YEAS 97 NAYS 2
2015-06-12HouseRead 3rd time
2015-06-11HousePlaced on 3rd reading
2015-06-11HouseRead 2nd time
2015-06-10HousePlaced on Special Order Calendar, 06/11/15
2015-06-10HousePlaced on Calendar
2015-06-10HouseFavorable by- Health and Human Services Committee; YEAS 15 NAYS 2
2015-06-09HouseOn Committee agenda-- Health and Human Services Committee, 06/10/15, 9:00 am, Morris Hall
2015-06-01HouseReferred to Health and Human Services Committee

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