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2021 Senate Bill 166: Let pharmacists fill out of state prescriptions

Public Act 80 of 2022

Introduced by Sen. Curt VanderWall R-Ludington on February 24, 2021
To establish that a pharmacist who receives a prescription from an advanced practice registered nurse prescriber or physician's assistant prescriber in another state or Canada may dispense the drug or device without determining whether the prescriber is authorized under the laws of the other state or Canada. Under current law, Michigan pharmacists may fill prescriptions written by out-of-state doctors, dentists and veterinarians.   Official Text and Analysis.
Referred to the Senate Health Policy and Human Services Committee on February 24, 2021
Reported in the Senate on March 16, 2021
With the recommendation that the bill pass.
Received in the House on March 24, 2021
Referred to the House Health Policy Committee on March 24, 2021
Reported in the House on November 4, 2021
Without amendment and with the recommendation that the bill pass.
Substitute offered by Rep. Bronna Kahle R-Adrian on April 28, 2022
To replace the previous version of the bill with one that revises details but does not change the substance as previously described.
The substitute passed by voice vote in the House on April 28, 2022
Received in the Senate on May 5, 2022
Signed by Gov. Gretchen Whitmer on May 19, 2022