IN HB1379 | 2021 | Regular Session

Status

Spectrum: Bipartisan Bill
Status: Introduced on January 14 2021 - 25% progression
Action: 2021-01-14 - First reading: referred to Committee on Public Health
Pending: House Public Health Committee
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]

Summary

Pharmacist contraceptive prescriptions. Allows pharmacists to prescribe and dispense self-administered oral hormonal contraceptives and hormonal contraceptive patches (contraceptives). Establishes requirements for pharmacists who want to prescribe and dispense contraceptives. Requires the Indiana board of pharmacy to adopt rules. Requires health plans to provide coverage for contraceptives and certain services. Establishes an exception for nonprofit religious employers.

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Title

Pharmacist contraceptive prescriptions.

Sponsors


History

DateChamberAction
2021-01-14HouseFirst reading: referred to Committee on Public Health
2021-01-14HouseCoauthored by Representatives Fleming, Vermilion, Shackleford
2021-01-14HouseAuthored by Representative Ziemke

Indiana State Sources


Bill Comments 750

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