Bill Status of HB4786 94th General Assembly
Short Description: PHARMACY-DENY EMER CONTRACEPTN
Rep. Ron Stephens
| 1/9/2007||House||Session Sine Die|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Pharmacy Practice Act of 1987. Provides that a pharmacist licensed under the Act may, based on his or her personal, religious beliefs, refuse to fill a prescription for and to dispense emergency contraception. Amends the Health Care Right of Conscience Act. Adds the dispensation of prescribed medication to the list of activities included in the definition of "health care", adds pharmacist to the list of occupations included in the definition of "health care personnel", and adds pharmacy to the list of facilities included in the definition of "health care facility".
|Date||Chamber|| Action|| 1/18/2006||House||Filed with the Clerk by Rep. Ron Stephens|| 1/18/2006||House||First Reading|| 1/18/2006||House||Referred to Rules Committee|| 1/9/2007||House||Session Sine Die|