Bill Details - HB350 (2019)

HB 350 - AS AMENDED BY THE HOUSE

 

27Feb2019... 0314h

2019 SESSION

19-0701

01/08

 

HOUSE BILL 350

 

AN ACT relative to licensed prescribers of medical marijuana.

 

SPONSORS: Rep. Josephson, Graf. 11

 

COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs

 

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ANALYSIS

 

This bill adds physician assistants as prescribing providers for purposes of the use of cannabis for therapeutic purposes law.

 

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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Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.

27Feb2019... 0314h 19-0701

01/08

 

STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE

 

In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Nineteen

 

AN ACT relative to licensed prescribers of medical marijuana.

 

Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:

 

1  Use of Cannabis for Therapeutic Purposes; Definitions; Physician Assistant Added.  Amend RSA 126-X:1, VII(a)(2) and (3) to read as follows:

(2)  An advanced practice registered nurse licensed pursuant to RSA 326-B:18 and who possesses an active registration from the United States Drug Enforcement Administration to prescribe controlled substances; [or]  

(3)  A physician or advanced practice registered nurse licensed to prescribe drugs to humans under the relevant state licensing laws in Maine, Massachusetts, or Vermont and who possesses an active registration from the United States Drug Enforcement Administration to prescribe controlled substances and who is primarily responsible for the patient's care related to his or her qualifying medical condition; or

(4)  A physician assistant licensed pursuant to RSA 328-D and who possesses an active registration from the United States Drug Enforcement Administration to prescribe controlled substances, with the express consent of the supervising physician.

2  Effective Date.  This act shall take effect 60 days after its passage.

Docket

Date Status
Jan. 2, 2019 Introduced 01/02/2019 and referred to Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs HJ 2 P. 46
Jan. 16, 2019 Public Hearing: 01/16/2019 11:00 am LOB 205
Feb. 7, 2019 Division I Subcommittee Work Session: 02/07/2019 10:00 am LOB 212
Feb. 7, 2019 Executive Session: 02/07/2019 01:00 pm LOB 205
Feb. 27, 2019 Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0314h for 02/27/2019 (Vote 20-1; CC) HC 13 P. 10
Committee Report: Ought to Pass with Amendment # 2019-0314h (Vote 20-1; CC)
Feb. 27, 2019 Amendment # 2019-0314h: AA VV 02/27/2019
Feb. 27, 2019 Ought to Pass with Amendment 2019-0314h: MA VV 02/27/2019
March 14, 2019 Introduced 03/14/2019 and Referred to Health and Human Services; SJ 9
March 26, 2019 Hearing: 03/26/2019, Room 101, LOB, 01:15 pm; SC 15

Action Dates

Date Body Type
Jan. 16, 2019 House Hearing
Feb. 7, 2019 House Exec Session
Feb. 7, 2019 House Exec Session
House Floor Vote
Feb. 27, 2019 House Floor Vote
March 26, 2019 Senate Hearing

Bill Text Revisions

HB350 Revision: 4566 Date: Dec. 31, 2018, 12:55 p.m.
HB350 Revision: 5406 Date: Feb. 28, 2019, 3:07 p.m.