EXPLANATION: require non-generic prescriptions to continue to be prescribed for a dmh client already receiving non-generic medication
Amend the bill, as and if amended, Part IB, Section 23, DEPARTMENT OF MENTAL HEALTH, page 396, after line 20, by adding an appropriately numbered paragraph to read:
/ (DMH: Non-Generic Prescriptions) If a client is receiving a non-generic prescription medication through the Department of Mental Health, and such non-generic medication maintains the client's condition in a stable manner, the agency must continue to prescribe the non-generic medication until such time as the medication is no longer required by the client. /
Renumber sections to conform.
Amend totals and titles to conform.