SB 25-1_ Filed 02/16/2011, 15:05
The Senate Committee on Health and Provider Services, to which was referred Senate Bill No. 25, has
had the same under consideration and begs leave to report the same back to the Senate with the
recommendation that said bill be AMENDED as follows:
Delete the title and insert the following:
A BILL FOR AN ACT concerning professions and occupations.
Delete everything after the enacting clause and insert the following:
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"SECTION 1. [EFFECTIVE JULY 1, 2011] (a) As used in this
SECTION, "commission" refers to the health finance commission
established by IC 2-5-23-3.
(b) During the 2011 interim, the commission shall study whether
legislation should be introduced to require pharmacists to do the
(1) Notify the prescribing physician when the pharmacist
selects a drug other than the brand name drug listed on an
antiepileptic drug prescription.
(2) Dispense a prescription in a manner to allow prescription
drug label information to be accessible to an individual who
is blind or visually impaired.
(Reference is to SB 25 as introduced.)
and when so amended that said bill do pass .
Committee Vote: Yeas 8, Nays 1.
Senator Miller, Chairperson
AM 002502/DI 104 2011