OH HB116 | 2015-2016 | 131st General Assembly


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Republican 2-0)
Status: Passed on August 31 2016 - 100% progression
Action: 2016-08-31 - Effective 8/31/16
Text: Latest bill text (Enrolled) [PDF]


To amend sections 1739.05, 3719.04, 3719.07, 3719.121, 3719.21, 4729.281, 4729.39, 4729.571, 4730.11, 4730.49, and 5167.12 and to enact sections 1751.68, 3923.602, 4729.20, 4729.561, and 5164.7511 of the Revised Code regarding insurance and Medicaid coverage of medication synchronization, professional discipline for actions involving dangerous drugs, consult agreements between pharmacists and physicians, pharmacists dispensing or selling drugs without a prescription, prescriptive authority of physician assistants, and acceptance of a certificate of need application for a new nursing home.

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Permits partial prescription refills


Roll Calls

2016-05-04 - Senate - Senate Passed (Y: 34 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2016-04-25 - Senate - Senate Favorable Passage (Y: 10 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-06-30 - House - House Passed (Y: 92 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]
2015-06-24 - House - House Favorable Passage (Y: 18 N: 0 NV: 0 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2016-08-31 Effective 8/31/16
2016-05-11HouseConcurred in Senate amendments
2016-04-25SenateReported - Substitute: Medicaid
2015-09-17SenateRefer to Committee: Medicaid
2015-06-24HouseReported - Substitute: Health and Aging
2015-03-24HouseRefer to Committee: Health and Aging


Code Citations

ChapterArticleSectionCitation TypeStatute Text
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1751New CodeSee Bill Text
175168New CodeSee Bill Text
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39New CodeSee Bill Text
3923New CodeSee Bill Text
3923602New CodeSee Bill Text
47New CodeSee Bill Text
4729New CodeSee Bill Text
472920New CodeSee Bill Text
4729281Amended CodeCitation Text
472939Amended CodeCitation Text
4729561New CodeSee Bill Text
4729571Amended CodeCitation Text
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51647511New CodeSee Bill Text
5164753Amended CodeCitation Text
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Ohio State Sources

Bill Comments 750