View Amendment Current Amendment: 1 to Bill 3064 The Committee on Medical, Military, Public and Municipal Affairs proposes the following Amendment No. 1 to H. 3064 (COUNCIL\WAB\3064C003.AGM.WAB17):

Reference is to the bill as introduced.

Amend the bill, as and if amended, by deleting all after the enacting words and inserting:

/ SECTION      1.      Chapter 43, Title 40 of the 1976 Code is amended by adding:

     "Section 40-43-185.      (A)      A practitioner may prescribe contraceptive drugs that may be dispensed over a period of up to three years after the order is issued. The Board of Pharmacy may, in its discretion, issue a written protocol in compliance with which a pharmacist may dispense contraceptive drugs pursuant to such prescription orders.
     (B)      For purposes of this section, the term 'contraceptive drugs' means all drugs approved by the United States Food and Drug Administration that are used to prevent pregnancy, including, but not limited to, hormonal drugs administered orally, transdermally, or transvaginally.

SECTION      2.      This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor. /

Renumber sections to conform.
Amend title to conform.