senate Bill S1813

Vetoed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to the dispensing of partially filled prescriptions

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Current Bill Status Via A3918 - Vetoed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Vetoed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Nov 26, 2019 tabled
Nov 25, 2019 vetoed memo.151
Nov 19, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 17, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1104
substituted for s1813
Jun 17, 2019 substituted by a3918
Jun 04, 2019 advanced to third reading
Jun 03, 2019 2nd report cal.
May 30, 2019 1st report cal.1104
Jan 16, 2019 referred to health

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S1813 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A3918
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Amd §3333, Pub Health L; amd §6816, Ed L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S8342, A10392

S1813 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Allows a prescription for a schedule II, III, or IV controlled substance to be partially filled at the request of the prescriber or patient.

S1813 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S1813 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  1813

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                            January 16, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  RIVERA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the education law, in relation
  to the dispensing of partially filled prescriptions

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1. Section 3333 of the public health law is amended by adding
a new subdivision 6 to read as follows:
  6. AT THE REQUEST OF THE PRESCRIBER OR THE PATIENT, A PRESCRIPTION FOR
A SCHEDULE II, SCHEDULE III OR SCHEDULE IV CONTROLLED SUBSTANCE  MAY  BE
PARTIALLY  FILLED  WITHIN  THIRTY  DAYS FROM THE DATE OF ISSUANCE OF THE
PRESCRIPTION. THE  REMAINING  QUANTITY  OF  THE  PRESCRIPTION    MAY  BE
DISPENSED  SEPARATELY  WITHIN  THIRTY DAYS FROM THE DATE OF ISSUE OF THE
PRESCRIPTION,  PROVIDED  THAT  THE  CONTROLLED  SUBSTANCE  WAS  USED  IN
CONFORMITY WITH DIRECTIONS FOR USE AND CONSISTENT WITH APPLICABLE FEDER-
AL REGULATIONS AND REGULATIONS OF THE COMMISSIONER.
  §  2.  Paragraph  a  of subdivision 1 of section 6816 of the education
law, as amended by chapter 710 of the laws of 1988, is amended  to  read
as follows:
  a. Any person, who, in putting up any drug, medicine, or food or prep-
aration  used  in  medical  practice,  or making up any prescription, or
filling any order for drugs, medicines, food  or  preparation  puts  any
untrue  label,  stamp  or  other  designation  of contents upon any box,
bottle or other package containing a drug, medicine, food or preparation
used in medical practice, or substitutes or dispenses a different  arti-
cle  for  or  in  lieu  of any article prescribed, ordered, or demanded,
except where required pursuant to section sixty-eight hundred  sixteen-a
of this article, or puts up a greater or lesser quantity of any ingredi-
ent  specified  in  any  such  prescription,  order  or demand than that
prescribed, ordered or demanded, except where required pursuant to para-
graph (g) of subdivision two of section three  hundred  sixty-five-a  of

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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