MS SB2485 | 2015 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 3-0)
Status: Passed on March 29 2015 - 100% progression
Action: 2015-03-29 - Approved by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [HTML]


An Act Entitled The "right To Try Act"; To Authorize Licensed Physicians To Prescribe Or Recommend Certain Investigational Drugs, Biological Products Or Devices To Certain Eligible Terminally Ill Patients; To Provide Definitions; To Amend Section 73-25-37, Mississippi Code Of 1972, In Conformity; And For Related Purposes.

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Investigational drugs; authorize physicians to prescribe to certain eligible terminally ill patients.


Roll Calls

2015-03-19 - Senate - Senate Concurred in Amend From House (Y: 50 N: 0 NV: 2 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-03-11 - House - House Passed As Amended (Y: 118 N: 0 NV: 3 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-02-05 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 48 N: 3 NV: 1 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2015-03-29 Approved by Governor
2015-03-24HouseEnrolled Bill Signed
2015-03-24SenateEnrolled Bill Signed
2015-03-19SenateConcurred in Amend From House
2015-03-19SenateMotion to Reconsider Entered
2015-03-18SenateDecline to Concur/Invite Conf
2015-03-12HouseReturned For Concurrence
2015-03-11HousePassed As Amended
2015-03-09HouseRead the Third Time
2015-03-03HouseTitle Suff Do Pass As Amended
2015-02-24HouseReferred To Public Health and Human Services
2015-02-06SenateTransmitted To House
2015-01-27SenateTitle Suff Do Pass
2015-01-19SenateReferred To Public Health and Welfare

Mississippi State Sources

Bill Comments 750