SB 581-FN - FINAL VERSION
SENATE BILL 581-FN
SPONSORS: Sen. Sanborn, Dist 9
COMMITTEE: Health and Human Services
This bill amends the definition of compounding for the purposes of the law regulating pharmacists and pharmacies. This bill also establishes a study committee to study rulemaking authority for reconstituted drugs.
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Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.
Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]
Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.
2May2018... 1718h 18-2755
STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE
In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Eighteen
Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:
III-a. "Compounding'' means the preparation, mixing, assembling, packaging or labeling of a drug or device as a result of a practitioner's prescription drug order or initiative based on the pharmacist-patient-prescriber relationship in the course of professional practice or, for the purpose of, or as an incident, to research, teaching, or chemical analysis, but not selling or dispensing. "Compounding'' also includes the preparation of drugs or devices in anticipation of prescription drug orders based on routine, regularly observed prescribing patterns. "Compounding'' shall not include the reconstitution of powdered formulations before dispensing or the addition of flavoring. "Compounding" shall not include the simple addition of flavoring, nor shall it include the preparation of a single dose of a nonhazardous commercially available drug or licensed biologic for administration within 2 hours of preparation to an individual patient when done in accordance with the manufacturer's approved labeling or instructions consistent with that labeling.
I. The members of the committee shall be as follows:
(a) Three members of the house of representatives, at least 2 of whom shall be from the house executive departments and administration committee, appointed by the speaker of the house of representatives.
(b) One member of the senate, appointed by the president of the senate.
II. Members of the committee shall receive mileage at the legislative rate when attending to the duties of the committee.
263:4 Duties. The committee shall study rulemaking authority for reconstituted drugs. The committee shall solicit information and testimony from any individual or entity the committee deems relevant to its study.
263:5 Chairperson; Quorum. The members of the study committee shall elect a chairperson from among the members. The first meeting of the committee shall be called by the first-named house member. The first meeting of the committee shall be held within 45 days of the effective date of this section. Three members of the committee shall constitute a quorum.
263:6 Report. The committee shall report its findings and any recommendations for proposed legislation to the speaker of the house of representatives, the president of the senate, the house clerk, the senate clerk, the governor, and the state library on or before November 1, 2018.
Approved: June 12, 2018
Effective Date: June 12, 2018
|Jan. 3, 2018||Introduced 01/03/2018 and Referred to Health and Human Services; SJ 2|
|Jan. 23, 2018||Hearing: 01/23/2018, Room 101, LOB, 01:30 pm; SC 4|
|March 8, 2018||Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0976s, 03/08/2018; Vote 5-0; CC; SC 10A|
|March 8, 2018||Sen. Bradley Moved to Remove SB 581 from the Consent Calendar; 03/08/2018; SJ 6|
|March 8, 2018||Special Order to the next session, Without Objection, MA; 03/08/2018; SJ 6|
|March 14, 2018||Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-0976s, 03/14/2018; SC 11|
|March 14, 2018||Committee Amendment # 2018-0976s, AA, VV; 03/14/2018; SJ 7|
|March 14, 2018||Ought to Pass with Amendment 2018-0976s, MA, VV; OT3rdg; 03/14/2018; SJ 7|
|March 14, 2018||Without Objection, the Clerk is authorized to make technical and adminsitrative corrections which are necessary to reflect the intent of the Senate, MA; 03/14/2018; SJ 7|
|March 15, 2018||Introduced 03/15/2018 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration|
|Please note: The Clerk was instructed to correct the amended analysis; SJ 7|
|March 15, 2018||Introduced 03/15/2018 and referred to Executive Departments and Administration HJ 8 P. 71|
|April 11, 2018||Public Hearing: 04/11/2018 10:00 AM LOB 306|
|April 17, 2018||Subcommittee Work Session: 04/17/2018 02:00 PM LOB 308|
|April 24, 2018||==ROOM CHANGE== Subcommittee Work Session: 04/24/2018 12:50 PM LOB 307|
|April 24, 2018||Executive Session: 04/24/2018 LOB 306|
|Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1718h (NT) (Vote 17-1; CC)|
|May 2, 2018||Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2018-1718h (NT) for 05/02/2018 (Vote 17-1; CC) HC 17 P. 6|
|May 2, 2018||Amendment # 2018-1718h: AA VV 05/02/2018|
|May 2, 2018||Ought to Pass with Amendment 1718h: MA VV 05/02/2018|
|May 10, 2018||Sen. Bradley Moved to Concur with the House Amendment, MA, VV; 05/10/2018; SJ 17|
|May 23, 2018||Enrolled 05/23/2018|
|May 23, 2018||Enrolled (In recess 05/23/2018); SJ 18|
|June 12, 2018||Signed by the Governor on 06/12/2018; Chapter 0263; Effective 06/12/2018|
|Jan. 23, 2018||Senate||Hearing|
|March 8, 2018||Senate||Floor Vote|
|March 8, 2018||Senate||Floor Vote|
|March 14, 2018||Senate||Floor Vote|
|April 11, 2018||House||Hearing|
|April 24, 2018||House||Exec Session|
|May 2, 2018||House||Floor Vote|