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Revises pharmacist consult agreements/dispensing drugs no Rx 
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Long Title To amend sections 4723.06, 4723.063, 4723.08, 4723.091, 4723.24, 4723.42, 4723.47, 4729.01, 4729.281, and 4729.39 and to enact section 4731.74 of the Revised Code regarding the practice of pharmacy under consult agreements, the authority of pharmacists to dispense or sell drugs without a prescription, the authority of physicians to prescribe drugs based on remote examination of patients, and the procedures for renewal of nursing licenses.


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Effective Date

March 23, 2016


Senate Health and Human Services Committee
House Health and Aging Committee

Primary Sponsors

Nathan H. Manning
Stephen A. Huffman


Ron Amstutz
Marlene Anielski
Nickie J. Antonio
Nan A. Baker
Louis W. Blessing III
Kevin Boyce
Janine R. Boyd
Jim Buchy
Tony Burkley
Margaret Conditt
Hearcel F. Craig
Timothy Derickson
Jonathan Dever
Mike Dovilla
Ronald V. Gerberry
Timothy Ginter
Anne Gonzales
Doug Green
Bob D. Hackett
David Hall
Stephen D. Hambley
Bill Hayes
Stephanie Howse
Steven W. Kraus
Christie Bryant Kuhns
David Leland
Ron Maag
Jeff McClain
Michael J. O'Brien
John Patterson
Dorothy Pelanda
Rick Perales
Dan Ramos
Alicia Reece
Wes Retherford
Jeff Rezabek
John M. Rogers
Cliff Rosenberger
Scott K. Ryan
Tim Schaffer
Gary Scherer
Barbara R. Sears
Michael Sheehy
Marilyn Slaby
Ryan Smith
Michael Stinziano
Fred Strahorn
Louis Terhar
Ron Young
Bill Beagle
Edna Brown
Dave Burke
Bill Coley
John Eklund
Keith Faber
Randy Gardner
Cliff Hite
Jim Hughes
Shannon Jones
Kris Jordan
Frank LaRose
Peggy Lehner
Gayle Manning
Tom Patton
Bill Seitz
Charleta B. Tavares
Joe Uecker
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