OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5241

AN ACT CONCERNING PHARMACIST AND PRACTITIONER COMPLIANCE RATES AND THE ELECTRONIC PRESCRIPTION DRUG MONITORING PROGRAM.

As Amended by House "A" (LCO 3972)

House Calendar No.: 139


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

This bill requires the Commissioners of Public Health and Consumer Protection to review the compliance rate of pharmacists utilizing the prescription drug monitoring program and results in no cost to the state, as this task can be accomplished by existing staff with expertise in the area.

House Amendment “A” changes the effective date and results in no fiscal impact to the state.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None